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Trenton is ranked the No. 18 Tech Town in the country according to a study released recently by information technology association CompTIA. CompTIA identified America’s Top 20 Tech Towns by factoring in new data on tech job openings, median salaries and cost of living.

Inspira Debuts New Innovation Center in South Jersey
Inspira Health Network celebrated the completion of its new Innovation Center in Mullica Hill recently. The center, located in the South Jersey Technology Park at Rowan University’s West Campus, was designed to increase the development and implementation of patient-focused products and technologies.

BASF Grants NJ Schools to Support Science Education
BASF Corporation awarded 20 New Jersey schools $5,000 each to support science education programs. The 2018 Science Education Grants will enhance science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) related initiatives for students in grades K-12.

Investors Share Tips for Entrepreneurs Ahead of Founders & Funders

The collaborative nature of New Jersey’s innovation ecosystem will be on display as entrepreneurs from more than two dozen early-stage companies pitch to potential investors at New Jersey Founders & Funders on Nov. 1.

Learn Blockchain and Other 21st-century Skills
Montclair State University’s Continuing and Professional Education unit has launched a suite of new face-to-face and online credential-bearing offerings that are focused on 21st-century skills designed for working professionals, lifelong learners, and business and community organizations.

Trenton Ranked Top 20 Tech Town in Nation
Trenton is ranked the No. 18 Tech Town in the country according to a study released recently by information technology association CompTIA. CompTIA identified America’s Top 20 Tech Towns by factoring in new data on tech job openings, median salaries and cost of living.

Agreement Strengthens Partnership Between Innovation Groups in Newark, Berlin
New Jersey will have a chance to learn from one of the thriving ecosystems in the world and figure out how to use its best practices to boost the state’s efforts.

Bond Issue for Vocational-Technical Schools Will Help Fill Skilled Labor Shortage
NJBIA has joined with Senate President Stephen Sweeney, Assembly Speaker Craig Coughlin, and a host of legislators and business groups urging voters to approve the Securing Our Children’s Future Bond Act (Question No. 1) on Nov. 6.

MetroLab Network Comes to WEC
Municipal leaders, academic presenters, as well as chief technology, information and analytics officers from across the country gathered at NJIT’s Wellness and Events Center Oct. 15 and 16 for the MetroLab Network 2018 Annual Summit.

Upcoming Events

EDS & MEDS: The Expanding South Jersey Ecosystem

When: Wednesday, Oct. 31, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Where: Adventure Aquarium, 1 Riverside Drive, Camden

 

How Emerging Tech Entrepreneurs Can Increase Success in Attracting Investors
When: Thursday, Nov. 1, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Where: Stevens Institute of Technology, 1 Castle Point Terrace, Hoboken

 

How Innovation & Innovation Hubs Benefit Businesses & New Jersey
When: Friday, Nov. 2, 8:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Where: NJIT Agile Strategy Lab, Central King Bldg., 100 Summit St., Newark

 

Startup Mixer
When: Monday, Nov. 5, 5:30 p.m.- 7:30 p.m.
Where: Pilsener Haus & Biergarten, 1422 Grand St., Hoboken

 

TECH DAY
When: Thursday, Nov. 8, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Where: Rutgers-New Brunswick, New Brunswick

 

Silicon Shore Networking Event
When: Tuesday, Nov. 13, 5 p.m. – 7 p.m.
Where: New Jersey Fiber Exchange, 1410 Wall Church Road, Wall