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Philadelphia

Population: 1,580,863 / Mayor Jim Kenney

Featured Programs

  • The Office of Innovation Management empowers City employees and departments to solve challenges in new ways. The team focuses on innovating through people (training and empowering employees to think differently about solving challenges), place (providing a space to encourage collaboration and innovation), and process (seeking, improving, and implementing ideas and initiatives).

  • The Smart City PHL roadmap serves as an initial guide to spur innovation and collaboration in City government around smart city and the policies and technology surrounding it.

  • Philadelphia's Innovation Fund provides funds for employees to test new ideas with the goal of improving the services and functions of municipal government

  • Pitch & Pilot solicits ideas to improve government services through technological innovation. The program offers funding to test promising solutions in partnership with the private sector.

Open Opportunities