• Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Northeastern PA

    About Us

    Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Northeastern Pennsylvania links early-stage technology firms and established manufacturers with funding, people, technology, universities and other resources to help them prosper. In the process, we fuel economic growth and job creation for the region. READ MORE

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    10 Facts about Ben Franklin Technology Partners of NE PA

    #1 – Ben Franklin Technology Partners is a statewide, state-funded economic development initiative that was established in 1982 and has been recognized nationally and internationally as a successful model program. LEARN MORE FACTS ABOUT US

  • Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Northeastern PA

    Results & Impact

    Our impact is quantifiable and measurable. Since 1983, the BFTP of Northeastern Pennsylvania has started 429 new companies, created 15,479 new jobs, retained 21,459 existing jobs and developed 1,127 new products and processes. LEARN MORE

 

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Ben Franklin iXchange Video

The Ben Franklin iXchange combines the presentation of our annual Innovation Awards and a keynote … MORE

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2014 Annual Report – Leveraging the Ben Franklin Investment

Funding is an important element of the Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Northeastern Pennsylvania’s … MORE

Ben Franklin Planning TechVentures Expansion

Ben Franklin TechVentures’ current rentable space is 97% full and staff projects continued demand. In … MORE

Ben Franklin to Invest $542,400 In Regional Economic Development

The Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Northeastern Pennsylvania’s (BFTP/NEP) Board of Directors has … MORE

New E-Newsletter Highlights Lehigh Valley Start-Ups

Congratulations to the Lehigh Valley Economic Development Corporation on launching LVstartup, a monthly e-newsletter written … MORE

DCED Showcases PA’s Life Sciences Sector at BIO International Convention

The Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development represented the state’s prosperous life sciences … MORE

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Medico Industries Receives CFA Grant

Medico Industries was among the beneficiaries of  the distribution of local slots revenue by the … MORE

B.Braun Medical Wins FDA Approval for 70% Dextrose Injection

B.Braun earned FDA approval for its 70% Dextrose for Injection in a 2L flexible … MORE

Vizinex RFID Founder Featured in Keystone Edge

“We came up with a design, now patented, for a 3-D antenna that allows an … MORE

Why Is There a Velociraptor on the White House Lawn?

The 15-foot KitRex velociraptor costume was created by Lehigh Valley entrepreneur Lisa Glover. Glover and … MORE

Carbondale Technology Transfer Center Open House

First Electronics Makerspace in Northeastern PA The Carbondale Technology Transfer Center (CTTC), a member of … MORE

OraSure lands up to $10M contract for rapid Ebola test

OraSure Technologies Inc. was awarded a three-year contract for up to $10.4 million in … MORE

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How can a leader prepare for the future?

The Ben Franklin Technology Partners iXchange 2015 event featured futurist Michael Rogers as the keynote speaker. Rogers addressed the virtualization … MORE

Why is it important to think about the future?

The Ben Franklin Technology Partners iXchange 2015 event featured futurist Michael Rogers as the keynote speaker. Rogers addressed the virtualization … MORE

As machines begin to communicate with each other more, how will our world change?

The Ben Franklin Technology Partners iXchange 2015 event featured futurist Michael Rogers as the keynote speaker. Rogers addressed the virtualization … MORE