Recent press

  • "PopTech is on a mission to spark cross-disciplinary solutions to complex social problems...and to experiment to find the best ways to accelerate them. Along the way, the small but ambitious nonprofit hopes to help solve a problem that has long vexed philanthropy: figuring out how to foster innovation." - The Chronicle of Philanthropy
  • “It [PopTech] is not just a three-day conference; the nonprofit organization is actually a year-round think tank, mentoring organization, scientist and social innovators network, and cultivator of problem-solving labs, projects, and initiatives.” - Stanford Social Innovation Review
  • "...every October, in the tiny town of Camden, Maine, you can experience an equally formidable, if slightly lower-key, thought festival known as PopTech." - WIRED