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The presentation software think-cell is available on the computers in Wharton’s labs, GSRs, and classroom. It is also available for download to your personal computer. (To access the downloadable version, or to renew an existing license, send an email from your Wharton email address to: think-cell@wharton.upenn.edu .)

Current think-cell licenses will expire August 31, 2018.  To renew your license please email think-cell@wharton.upenn.edu.


think-cell is a presentation software which makes the task of creating professional PowerPoint presentations easy and efficient. It contains an Excel add-in for consistently rounding numbers across complex calculations and multiple worksheets, and integrates seamlessly with PowerPoint, helping you to visualize complex charts, such as waterfalls, Marimekkos and Gantts, in your presentation within minutes. think-cell is also capable of generating auto-updating agenda slides as simply as a table of contents in a good word processor.

Documentation and screen-casts

There is a searchable online documentation for detailed instructions to get started with think-cell.  Their screen-casts show quick examples of how to build waterfall, Marimekko, Gantt, scatter, column, area and many more charts.  think-cell is used by major consulting firms on a daily basis.  The software is available for free to Wharton students and faculty members, using the computers in JMHH 375, or by downloading and installing it on your personal computer.  Refer to the online documentation, screen-casts, and knowledgebase to get started with think-cell.

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