Students Representing NJ Colleges Pitch Business Ideas at UPitch
Princeton University hosted the second annual UPitch competition this April, featuring presentations from student teams representing 13 New Jersey colleges and universities. Tech solutions were heavily represented, and NJTechWeekly.com has highlighted all of the teams below.
At CourtHack 2017, Hackers Present Solutions For Real-World Justice System Problems
The second annual CourtHack took place in New Brunswick on April 22-23, supported by the National Center for State Courts (Williamsburg, Va.) and HackerNest (Toronto, Canada). The hackathon, which is held in a different state each year, was dedicated to “improving access to justice for all Americans.”
17 Tech and Tech-Related Companies Make NJBIZ Best Places to Work in New Jersey
NJ-Based Startups Fluidsens and iSport360 Win Third TechLaunch BullPen Event
Four New Jersey startups participated in the third BullPen pitch competition, which was hosted by TechLaunch (Kinnelon) at Princeton University on April 19, in conjunction with the Princeton Tech Meetup. Mario Casabona, TechLaunch founder and CEO, reflected on the history of TechLaunch and the reasons the organization has pivoted from an accelerator model to a business coaching and mentoring model.
Overheard on Stages of Wisdom and Inspiration: A Propelify Roundup
With a crowd in excess of 10,000 from various sectors of the entrepreneurial community descending upon the Hoboken waterfront on May 18, it was eminently clear that there was no ‘Sophomore Jinx’ for Propelify, following its hugely successful 2016 debut. In case you missed all the fun and festivities that day, below is a sampling of some of the insights provided by a few of the 40-plus speakers who graced the Stage of Wisdom, at the north end of the waterfront, and the Stage of Inspiration, at the south end.