There will be 2 optional tours offered to our attendees on October 3rd from 9 - 10:30am. If you'd like to take one of the tours please check the corresponding box below. Tours buses will depart from the main lobby entrance desk of the Penn Stater.
PSVIP conference goers are invited to engage with Penn State College of Agricultural Sciences faculty who are on the path toward commercialization of their research. A series of four presentations representing a variety of disciplines will be offered during a guided tour of the state-of-the-art Agricultural and Bio-Engineering Building, include a stop at the expanded ICL Bearing Fermentation Facility. Please join us for a closer look at Penn State's research capabilities and get a first look at the discoveries in the commercialization pipeline.
PSVIP conference goers are invited to tour the Happy Valley LaunchBox, State College's innovation hub for connecting local entrepreneurs to the support, resources, and facilities they need to build a sustainable and scalable business. The tour will also feature the newest addition to the State College innovation ecosystem, 3 Dots. 3 Dots is an community events venue, performance space, art gallery and connection point that hosts artistic and innovative experiences. Finally our tour will conclude at the New Leaf Initiative, a coworking space in the heart of State College, New Leaf is home to mission-driven entrepreneurs, passionate community organizers, engaged businesses, and more.