Pennovation Center

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A business incubator that provides lab space and a hub for collaboration for innovators from all disciplines.

Planning Strategy

The 58,000 sq. ft. Pennovation Center houses two floors of co-working space for individual entrepreneurs and startups from the University and the private sector who are seeking affordable and flexible office space.


The Center creates and hosts workshops, programs and professional development resources for this community. Available space includes coworking desks, wet and dry labs with shared lab-support equipment, meeting rooms and social areas. The third floor is occupied by the Penn Engineering Research and Collaboration Hub (PERCH), integrating computer science and electrical, mechanical, and systems engineering.

Pennovation Center

Pennovation Center

Building Code: 6176
Phase: Completed
Year Built: 2016
Floors: 2
Other Name: Pennovation Center
Area Manager
Sines, JeanMarie