Neward, NJ / Washington, DC (PRWEB) April 06, 2012
On Wednesday, April 11, 2012, U.S. Senator Frank Lautenberg (D-NJ) will join FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski and leaders from New Jersey’s education, business, and technology communities at the Stevens Institute of Technology to announce new initiatives to spur high-tech innovation in New Jersey. Representatives from across the app economy ecosystem, including mobile app entrepreneurs, private equity firms, academia, and local government, will participate in a working group session following the announcements.
Sen. Lautenberg will join Chairman Genachowski and leaders from the New Jersey
app economy to announce new initiatives designed to spur high-tech innovation in New Jersey.
Frank R. Lautenberg, U.S. Senator (D-NJ)
Julius Genachowski, Chairman, FCC
Dawn Zimmer, Mayor, Hoboken, N.J.
Dr. Nariman Farvardin, President, Stevens Institute of Technology
Dr. Donald Sebastian, Vice President of Research and Development, New Jersey Institute of Technology
Dr. Richard L. McCormick, President, Rutgers University
Dr. Michael Mandel, Chief Economic Strategist, Progressive Policy Institute
Dr. Jeong Kim, President of Alcatel-Lucent Bell Labs
Leadership from New Jersey-based startups, including Bleacher League, Boxee, Knewton, Kno, and Vonage
11:00AM Eastern (10:30AM setup for media)
Wednesday, April 11, 2012
Stevens Institute of Technology
Babbio Center (atrium)
525 River Terrace Hoboken, NJ 07030
The event will also broadcast live online at http://www.stevens.edu/ new-jersey-and-apps-economy
For FCC media inquiries, contact Press Secretary Neil Grace at neil(dot)grace(at)fcc(dot)gov or 202-418-0506. For Sen. Lautenberg media inquiries, contact Press Office 202-224-3224. For Stevens Institute of Technology, contact Director of News and Media Relations Danielle Woodruffe at 201-216-5139 or danielle(dot)woodruffe(at)stevens(dot)edu.
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