Earlier this month, NJBIA released a report titled Indicators of Innovation, which shows New Jersey at a challenging crossroads in its efforts to reclaim itself as the ‘Innovation State’. Compared with 6 other regional states, New Jersey is struggling to compete. On Thursday, January 24, NJBIA Policy Analyst, Nicole Sandelier testified before the Assembly Science, […]
Dear Committee Members, Last night, both houses of the Legislature passed their FY 2019 Budget proposal (S-2019), sending it to Governor Murphy for his consideration. The Governor held a press conference yesterday, where he announced that he would not accept the Legislature’s budget proposal. The Legislature’s $36.5 billion proposal includes an increase in New Jersey’s […]
Hello everyone, The New Jersey Innovation Institute (NJII) will host the 4th Annual New Jersey Big Data Alliance (NJBDA) Symposium on March 16, 2017, from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. The event will take place at the NJIT Ballroom, NJIT Campus Center, located at 150 Bleeker Street, Newark, NJ. This year’s theme is “Big […]
From NJ Spotlight on Jan. 17, 2017: “… Also supporting the spending was the New Jersey Business & Industry Association, a business lobbying group that has raised concerns in recent years about the state losing too many of its college students to other states. A NJBIA study of outmigration trends that was released last year showed a net loss of 57,566 New Jersey residents between the ages of 18 and 34 in the 2007 to 2014 period. The study also revealed millennials were leaving New Jersey at higher rates than any other age group.
This year, NJBIA held a very successful Innovation Summit at the Princeton Plasma Physics Lab. Many innovators, entrepreneurs and higher education partners attended. We all know that the most important aspect of our Innovation Agenda is to bolster public-private partnerships. Bringing New Jersey businesses together with our higher education institutions is the only way to […]