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Saturday, October 15th
New Jersey Data Science Meetup will be hosting “New Jersey Data Science Monthly Meetup – October” at 2PM on Saturday, October 15th at Parsippanny Troy Hills Library at 449 Halsey Road, Parsippany-Troy Hills. RSVP here. Price: $3.00.
Monday, October 17
Experience the Technology of 21st Century Newark. Join us on our journey to become a smart City, Monday Oct. 17, 1 PM at the Atrium of the NJIT Campus Center, 150 Bleeker Street, Newark. This event is sponsored by Mayor Ras Baraka and the New Jersey Innovation Institute. Register here.
Tuesday, Oct. 18
Microsoft Mobile Application Developers will be hosting “Microsoft Office Hours for Windows 10, Mobile, Cloud & IoT Devs” at 3PM on Tuesday, October 18 at Microsoft New Jersey Office at 101 Wood Avenue South at Metro Park 101, Suite 900, Iselin. RSVP here.
Microsoft mobile application developers will hold a session on "Building Mixed Reality Experiences for Microsoft HoloLens in Unity, Tuesday, Oct. 18 at Microsoft New Jersey Office in Iselin, 101 Wood Ave South, Metro Park 101, Suite 900, 6PM. RSVP here.
Foundations are the New VCs is the topic of a free event 3PM October 18 at the Commercialization Center for Innovative Technologies 675 U.S. Hwy One, North Brunswick Township, NJ 08902. The event, aimed at biotech company leaders is being sponsored by the NJ EDA and Princeton Partners. The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research (MJFF) Chief Executive Officer Dr. Todd Sherer and Andrea Yonah of the Israel-U.S. Binational Industrial Research and Development (BIRD) Foundation will headline the event created to educate the state's Biotech companies on alternative funding sources available to them. Register here.
Central NJ Drupal Group will be hosting “Drupal Mentoring & Collaboration Night” at 6PM on Tuesday, October 18th at FFW at 116 Village Boulevard, Suite303, Princeton. RSVP here.
New Jersey Macintosh Computer Club will be hosting “macOS Sierra – Physical Computer Security – 3 Things To Know” at 7PM on Tuesday, October 18th at Clifton Public Library at 292 Piaget Avenue, Clifton. RSVP here.
NJ Data Science – Apache Spark will be hosting “Which customers will purchase a quoted insurance? Hands – on workshop (kaggle)” at 7PM on Tuesday, October 18th at Princeton University – Lewis Library Room 138 at Washington Road and Ivy Lane, Princeton. RSVP here.
Tuesday Oct. 18 to Wednesday Oct. 19
Montclair State University Feliciano Center for Entrepreneurship will be celebrating Women Entrepreneurship Week with events on October 18 & 19, 2016. Power Play: What Makes Women Great Leaders will take place Tues. Oct. 18, 6 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Montclair State, University Hall Conference Center
The meeting will cover "What does power look like for a woman? Are there differences in how women leaders use power versus men? Is power a dirty word?" Register here. WEW Conference,Wed. Oct. 19, 8 a.m. – 2 p.m, Montclair State, University Hall Packed with content for entrepreneurs (wherever they are on the spectrum of starting or growing a business), this conference is also useful for C-suite executives who want to hear the latest on juggling it all, taking risks and secrets of success. Register here.
Wednesday, Oct. 19 -Friday Oct. 21
Registration is now open for the 9th Annual Delaware Valley/NJHIMSS Event on October 19th - 21st, 2016 at Harrah’s Resort Hotel and Casino, Atlantic City, NJ. The conference title is: The Essential Role of Technology in Population Health. The event, complete with a career fair, will feature nationally recognized speakers.Click here for the Conference Agenda. Click Here to register.
Wednesday, Oct. 19
The NJ Tech Meetup will present Wendi C. Sturgis Chief Customer Officer at Yext. Sturgis has spent the last twenty years working in technology, media and the digital realm. The meeting takes place Wednesday Oct. 19 at 6:15 PM at the Howe Center-Stevens Institute of Technology, Bissinger Room 4th floor, Hoboken. $8. RSVP here.
The author of the Startup Owners Manual Bob Dorf will be appearing at the Morris Tech Meetup Wednesday Oct. 19, 6:30 PM at Fairleigh Dickinson University, 285 Madison Ave, Madison NJ. "Bob Dorf is likely the second most knowledgeable Customer Development expert on the planet, second only to its developer and Godfather, Steve Blank. Together the two spent nearly two years conceiving, outlining, drafting, rewriting, and revising the global bestseller, The Startup Owner's Manual, now a business bestseller in the U.S. and many countries around the world."$5. RSVP here.
Pluralsight Web Tech Classes @ The Summit Public Library will be hosting “WebApps with AngularJS” at 6:45PM on Wednesday, October 19th at Summit Free Public Library at 75 Maple Street, Summit. RSVP here.
Thursday, Oct. 20
The NJ Tech Council is holding a meeting on "Competing for Tech Talent: Keeping Tech Jobs in NJ" 4PM at Lincoln Technical Institute, 240 Bergen Town Center, Paramus, NJ 07652. By 2020, there will be 1.4 million information technology job openings in areas such as software developers and computer engineers, according to the U.S. Department of Labor. But projections show universities are not likely to produce enough qualified graduates to fill even about 30% of these jobs. It is up to us as technology and business leaders and educators to make the investment our nation needs to best shape the emerging generation of innovators who will discover, invent and commercialize new technologies.Register here.
Driving Tech Sales with Digital Marketing is a workshop with Marketing Rival and Marc Weinstein of Ascent Communications Thu, October 20, 2016 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM at Bell Works, 101 Crawfords Corner Rd, Holmdel, NJ 07733 RSVP here.
The Princeton Tech Meetup will present a program with Gad Berger of Jet on Developing microservices, the Jet way. The meeting will take place at the Princeton Public Library, Community Room, first floor, Thursday Oct. 20 at 6:45PM. RSVP here.
Girl Develop It will be hosting “Meet & Greet Happy Hour at Forgotten BoardWalk”at 5PM on Thursday, October 20th at Forgotten Boardwalk Brewing at 1940 Olney Avenue, Cherry Hill. RSVP here.
Data Science + FinTech JC-NY will be hosting “Bayesian model building in Stan-James Savage” at 6:30PM on Thursday, October 20th at QPlum Office at 185 Hudson Street, Suite 1620, Plaza 5, Jersey City. RSVP here.
Jersey Shore Tech will be hosting “JST #61 Building Strong Product Business with Zero Outside Capital” at 6:30PM on Thursday, October 20th at Cowerks at 619 Lake Avenue, 3rd Floor, Asbury Park. RSVP here.
FUBAR Labs will be hosting “Open Hack Night” at 6:30PM on Thursday, October 20th at FUBAR Labs at 100 Jersey Avenue, Suite B-103, New Brunswick. RSVP here.
NJ Hadoop – Big Data will be hosting “Apache Kudu – Structured Analytics => No HDFS and HBase ??” at 7PM on Thursday, October 20th at NJ Hadoop – Big Data Meetup at3525 Quakerbridge Road, Suite 903, Hamilton. RSVP here.
Friday, Oct. 21
The Enterprise Development Center (EDC) is hosting its annual EDC Venture Summit on October 21 at 10am on the campus of New Jersey Institute of Technology. The EDC Venture Summit is an opportunity to receive warm intros to angels and VCs, hear Fireside Chats with prominent startup founders, and preview a showcase of EDC companies pushing boundaries in technology and the life sciences. Keynote & Fireside Chat Panelists include Alon Cohen, EVP and CTO of Phone.com, Keith Williams, CTO of Anthiem Ventures, Greg Olsen, GHO Ventures and Astronaut, and David S. Rose, Founder of Gust, Rose Tech Ventures, Author, and TED Talk Speaker. RSVP here.
Princeton University is holding a conference on the security and privacy of the Internet of Things, Friday Oct. 21 9AM to 4PM at the Friend Center Convocation Room, Corner of Olden and William Streets, Princeton. Register here.
Central NJ Drupal Group will be hosting “Drupal Drop-in and Co-working” at 2PM on Friday, October 21st at Princeton University, Web Development Services at 693 Alexander Road, Princeton. RSVP here.
Friday Oct. 21 to Sunday Oct. 23
The Bloomfield College Game Dev Club is hosting a Game Jam Friday Oct. 21 to Sunday Oct. 23and have invited the Art & Tech Collective community to join them. Join us for a full weekend of non stop game design and development. The event will be held at the new Center for Technology + Creativity, 197 Liberty Street, Bloomfield. RSVP here.
Saturday October 22 to Sunday October 23
GDG North Jersey has teamed with The Ideas Maker and Rutgers Newark to host a 2-day Hackathon at Rutgers Newark based on the the new Google Cloud Machine Learning API. You'll work with the Cloud Vision API and the Cloud Speech API. The Cloud Vision API, which enables developers to programmatically analyze the contents of an image by leveraging powerful machine learning models through a simple REST API. "It quickly classifies images into thousands of categories (e.g. "sailboat", "Eiffel Tower"), detects individual objects and faces within images, and finds and reads printed words contained within images."The Cloud Speech API, which "enables you to convert audio to text by applying neural network models in an easy to use API. The API recognizes over 80 languages and variants, to support your global user base. You can transcribe the text of users dictating to an application’s microphone or enable command-and-control through voice among many other use cases." RSVP here.
Sunday, October 23
FUBAR Labs will be hosting “FUBACON 2016: Rise of the Primitive Bots! Competition Begins!” at 3PM on Sunday, October 23rd at FUBAR Labs at 100 Jersey Avenue, Suite B-103, New Brunswick. RSVP here.
Monday, October 24
The Jersey City Tech Meetup will hear about the future of apps with AppMakr CEO Jay Shapiro, Monday Oct. 24, 6:30 PM at Indiegrove, 121 Newark Ave, Jersey City, NJ. Register here.
Tuesday, October 25
New Jersey Linux User Group will be hosting ”Our Monthly Linux user Group Meeting…” at 7:30PM on Tuesday, October 25th at Panera Bread, Route 4, Paramus. RSVP here.
Wednesday Oct. 26
Scarlet Startups presents "What I learned from the $3 billion Jet Sale Plus Other Stories of Unicorns," Wednesday Oct. 26, 6:30 PM at Rutgers Business School 100 Rockafeller Rd, Piscataway, NJ. Brett Topche is a co-founder and Managing Director at Red & Blue Ventures, where he invests in IT companies from the University of Pennsylvania ecosystem. RSVP here.
Stevens Institute of Technology is holding a talk called "Closing the Threat Gap: Executive Perspectives on the Cybersecurity Landscape,"Oct. 26, 3:30 to 6 p.m at Babbio Center 122. Dr. Larry Ponemon, of the Ponemon Institute, and Mark Lobel, a PricewaterhouseCoopers executive, discuss the challenges facing decision-makers at companies in every industry. RSVP here.
Jersey Shore Tech will be hosting “NJ UX Web Design Bootcamp: User Experience for Beginners” at 9AM on Wednesday, October 26th at Cowerks at 619 Lake Avenue, 3rd Floor, Asbury Park. Register here.
Venture Hub of The Burlington County Library System will be hosting “Small Business: Taxes, Registration, & Reporting” at 1PM on Wednesday, October 26th at Burlington County Library at 5 Pioneer Boulevard, Westampton. RSVP here.
Code for Newark will be hosting “Code for Newark Hacknight at Audible – Fall Launch” at 6:30PM on Wednesday, October 26th at Audible Inc at 1 Washington Place, Newark. RSVP here.
Data Science + FinTech JC-NY will be hosting “Fundamentals of Deep Learning with Neural Networks – Jon Krohn” at 6:30PM on Wednesday, October 26th at QPlum Office at 185 Hudsons Street, Suite 1620, Plaza 5, Jersey City. RSVP here.
Pluralsight Web Tech Classes @ The Summit Public Library will be hosting “WebApps with AngularJS” at 6:45PM on Wednesday, October 26th at Summit Free Public Library at 75 Maple Street, Summit. RSVP here.
Thursday, Oct. 27
Join Rutgers School of Arts and Sciences to celebrate 50 years of Computer Science at Rutgers. Talks and a panel discussion on the future of computer science will take place. the meeting takes place Thursday, Oct. 27, 8AM to 6PM at the CoRE Building, 96 Frelinghuysen Road, Piscataway on the Busch Campus. Register here.
FUBAR Labs will be hosting “Open Hack Night” at 6:30PM on Thursday, October 27th at FUBAR Labs at 100 Jersey Avenue, Suite B-103, New Brunswick. RSVP here.
NJ Hadoop – Big Data will be hosting “Hands-on Workshop – Scala Programming + Data Pipeline Project” at 6:30PM on Thursday, October 27th. No Location Listed. RSVP here.
FUBAR Labs will be hosting “Intro to IOT using ESP8266 & Ardunio – 3 Week Course” at 7:30PM on Thursday, October 27th at FUBAR Labs at 100 Jersey Avenue, Suite B-103, New Brunswick. Price: $45.00. RSVP here.
Friday, October 28
Calculus is a roadblock to STEM education. Many of the students who take it, find it difficult to understand. Not making good grades in it keeps them from going into higher level STEM fields. Stevens Institute of Technology (Hoboken, NJ) is hosting the “First Annual Conference: Reimagining Calculus Education” on Friday, October 28, 2016. The conference will focus on improving the success rate of calculus students (high school and college level) through innovative teaching and learning strategies . The conference line-up features such speaker notables as Deborah Hughes Hallett (Harvard University, University of Arizona), Alexei Miasnikov (Stevens Institute of Technology), Jan Reimann (Pennsylvania State University), Adrian Sannier (Arizona State University), Bart Snapp (Ohio State University) and Stephen Wang (Rice University). More information and register here.
Central NJ Drupal Group will be hosting “Drupal Drop-in and Co-working” at 2PM on Friday, October 28th at Princeton University, Web Development Services at 693 Alexander Road, Princeton. RSVP here.
Friday-Sunday, October 28-30
Gamecon Game and Arts conference is coming to Tropicana Resort and Casino, Atlantic City, Oct. 28-30, 2016. It is specifically designed for indie developers and their fans. The organizers say that Gamecon is the only conference of its kind, combining B2B networking and educational opportunities with entertainment and public feedback. The event takes place Friday Oct. 28, and Saturday and Sunday Oct. 29 & 30. Potential indie exhibitors can register here. For industry passes register here.
Saturday Oct. 29
Kaggle Princeton will be hosting “Come join us to participate in Kaggle competitions” at 2PM on Saturday, October 29th at Tigerlabs at 252 Nassau Street, Princeton. RSVP here. Price: $2.00.
Wednesday, Nov. 2
NJBIA will be hosting New Jersey’s second annual Innovation Summit from 8:30 AM to 2PM at Princeton University Plasma Physics Laboratory 100 Stellarator Rd, Princeton, NJ 08540. The half day event will bring together thought leaders and feature both successful venture capitalists and internationally recognized CEOs who will tell their story on what it takes to cultivate innovation in your business.This Summit, built for both local startups and legacy corporations, will also highlight the resources our state’s six research universities and state and local government have to offer. Register here.
The Newark Tech Summit takes place Nov. 2, 4PM to 7PM at 2 Gateway, Newark,."Join the pioneers of Newark's technology renaissance, from leaders in infrastructure to international tech giants, for the first annual trade show and happy hour with some of the region's best and brightest." Keynotes from Seth Wainer, Chief Information Officer of the City of Newark and Dan Borok, Managing Partner of Newark Venture Partners. Register here.
The 7th Annual Conference on High Frequency Finance and Data Analytics (HF2016) will be held November 3-5, 2016 at the Stevens Institute of Technology in Hoboken, NJ. The HF2016 Conference will focus on sharing the latest research and model applications for data sampled with high frequency. This three-day conference will gather key thought leaders from academia, industry and government from across the globe in the areas of mathematical finance, financial engineering, quantitative finance, stochastic processes and applications and more. Information and registration here.
Wednesday, November 9
On November 9, the New jersey Entrepreneurial Network is presenting "Innovation, collaboration and business supports form New jersey's Universities" including case studies from NJIT, Princeton, Rutgers and Stevens. The meeting takes place at the NJIT Campus, Eberhart Hall, Newark NJ from noon to 3PM. RSVP here.
Pharma Blockchain Bootcamp takes place Wednesday, Nov. 16, 7:30AM to 5:30 PM at the NJ Convention and Expo Center in Edison. Say the organizers: “Blockchain technology has gained recognition as one of the most disruptive technologies in the industrial world with the potential of redefining how businesses will operate the same way the internet changed it more than 30 years ago. At this critical one-day learning seminar, bio/pharmaceutical professionals (tech + business) will uncover the key areas where blockchain applications could have a significant impact in securing, managing and leveraging the deluge of data throughout the enterprise from R&D to clinical to commercialization. Key issues to be addressed: what exactly is blockchain and why is it considered a disruptive innovation; where and why in the enterprise is pharma ripe for blockchain applications; the hidden business rewards that would be exposed; the legal and regulatory considerations with implementation, and much more.” Register here.