Help us expand

The Philadelphia Chapter of the Product Development and Management Association (PDMA) seeks your involvement and leadership. We're looking for product and service innovation professionals to help expand our activities in the Greater Philadelphia region.

Are you passionate about new product/service development and innovation?
PDMA's Philadelphia Chapter provides this unique opportunity for those seeking professional development and recognition. PDMA provides unparalleled access to the tools, resources, and professional connections that will help you grow professionally, gain recognition, and interact with Philadelphia’s thriving product and service development community.

Interested in becoming involved?
Reach out to the Philadelphia Chapter of PDMA with your expression of interest.

We're looking forward to working with you to connect our growing community of product and service innovation professionals.

PDMA Resources

kHUB - PDMA Knowledge Hub

PDMA is the world’s foremost professional association for product management and development professionals: practitioners, academics and service providers. PDMA’s core value is knowledge, founded on sound academic research and well-proven practical application. The PDMA Knowledge Hub (kHUB) facilitates the creation and exchange of product management and development knowledge and good practice, that provides the basis for individual professional development and for organizational innovation, leading to a competitive edge.

Interested in our January 30th program with Temple?  View the Agile resources on KHUB



NPD Professional Certification Program

NPDP Certification will assist you in making important connections in your career. Use the credential of certification to connect with opportunities for career advancement. Certification intrinsically provides the link between where you are and where you want to go.



Chapter Events
March 19, 2020: 
Philadelphia PDMA Board Meeting and Conference Call
6:30 pm EST - 8:30 pm EST
6:30 pm - 7:00 pm Mini-program:  Innovation as a Team Sport!
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm Board meeting

Location Details:

Web Conference Details: Web Conference

You can also dial in using your phone.
United States: +1 (510) 201-0301
Access Code: 928-595-343

April 3, 2020: 
Temple Innovation Leadership Speaker Series (MORNING PROGRAM)
Design for Cognitive Bias:  Using Mental Shortcuts for Good Instead of Evil

Featuring David Dylan Thomas (Think Company) and Michelle Histand (Independence Blue Cross)
8:00 am EST - 10:00 am EST

Independence Blue Cross
1901 Market Street
Greenhouse on 13th Floor
Philadelphia, PA  19103



March 11. 2020
Temple Life-Long Learning Webinar Series: Strategies for Open Innovation, a Webinar with Lisha Davis
3:00 pm EST


March 19, 2020
PDMA Webcast:  How to Win with Services
12:00 pm EST


National Events
Sep. 19-22, 2020: Competitive Edge-PDMA 2020 National Conference
Innovation in the Connected Age
Hilton New Orleans Riverside


Chapter Leadership

Our Chapter is supported by the consistent and enthusiastic commitment of many people. Serving the Chapter in their many roles, these individuals work to bring programming to PDMA members and the product development and management community. The leadership team is dedicated to the success of the Greater Philadelphia Chapter and is eager to hear from you regarding your suggestions and comments.  Contact us today!