Explore Your Creativity Free Workshop at CIC’s 20th Anniversary Event: Boldly Beating The Odds!

Join CIC, Venture Cafe, and Collective Success as we celebrate CIC’s 20th Anniversary! We’ll also be celebrating Venture Cafe’s 10 year Anniversary, and CIC Philadelphia’s 1 year Anniversary (that’s a lot of cake!)

The night will be jam-packed with programming centered around our theme “Experimenting Boldly.” We’ll have discussions around what exactly experimenting boldly looks like, how to conquer entrepreneurial fears, building creative communities, and much more!

Plus, enjoy free food and drinks! We’ll have bites from Simply Good Jars, Lokal Artisan Foods, Federal Donuts, Tiffany’s Bakery, Birdies Biscuits, and Ed’s Pizza. There will also be free beer and wine available.


3:30-4: “Don’t be Afraid to make a Cosmo: A Conversation Corner about Failing Fearlessly”

3:30-4:30: “Seize the Stage: An Introduction to Effective Public Speaking”

4-5pm: “The 5 Ws of Experimenting Boldly”

4:30-5:30pm: “”Explore Your Creativity: How to Build a Creative Community from the Ground Up” with Eli & Lu

5:30-6:30pm: “A Collaborative Ecosystem: The State of 3675 Market ”

6:30-8pm: Programming curated by Collective Success Network, focusing on the first generation college student experience!


3-6:30PM: Get your 36for75 application filmed. Winners will receive 75 free business days of working space at CIC Philly in 2020!

3-4:30PM: Office Hours with Mignon Verdell, a nonprofit and social impact advisor. Sign up for your session here

6-8PM: Get a professional headshot taken by Ginger Fox Photography!

6:30PM and 7PM: Take a tour of our brand new floor at 3675 Market!

Plus we’ll have some great organizations tabling, like Campus Philly, The Enterprise Center, International House, Collective Success Network, Urban Tree Connection, and more!