The Netter Center is currently operating remotely.  Please contact nettercenter@upenn.edu for general inquiries.

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2018-19 Shah Prize Recipient Richard Ling: Collective Cause

Created in partnership with the Philadelphia Office of Innovation and Technology (OIT), Richard Ling (E'20 C'20) describes Collective Cause (CC) as a new open innovation platform where anyone (yes, you) can help solve Philadelphia-based problems and earn amazing prizes, such as cash rewards and partnerships with the Philadelphia OIT. CC's first two challenges, which center on sustainable business development and data analysis for social impact, offer $2,000 in cash prizes. CC embodies the Netter Center's mission to apply knowledge towards real-world problems. Impact Philadelphia, earn prizes, learn about social issues, and scale your big ideas with Collective Cause today. 

Visit the site HERE to begin learning about universal problems manifested in Philadelphia and collaborate with community partners to propose feasible solutions!