NJIT Newsroom tagged with "speech" Updates about what's happening on and around the NJIT campus. http://www.njit.edu/news en-us 2014 New Jersey Institute of Technology http://www.njit.edu/uicomponents/images/sub_logo.gif New Jersey Institute of Technology http://www.njit.edu 60 Three EDC Companies Are Finalists for Garden State Entrepreneur Excellence Award http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-188.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2013/2013-188.phpWed, 22 May 2013 00:00:00 -0400 The New Jersey chapter of Entrepreneurs' Organization (EO NJ) and The Star-Ledger/NJ.com announced the first annual Garden State Entrepreneur Excellence Award – an award created to honor New Jersey-based companies that exemplify the entrepreneurial spirit of the state. 

Tagged: enterprise development center, edc, uri, ispeech, leon baptiste, heath ahrens


]]>
Live From Newark: TEDxNJIT Simulcast on Nov. 11 to Viewers Worldwide http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-420.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-420.phpThu, 03 Nov 2011 00:00:00 -0400 The inaugural TEDxNJIT event takes place on Nov. 11, 2011 in the Jim Wise Theatre on the NJIT campus and via an accompanying live simulcast broadcast available to viewers worldwide. 

Tagged: newark college of engineering, college of science and liberal arts, joel bloom, michael ehrlich, tedxnjit, kevin ly, ispeech, matthew bischoff


]]>
ECE Professor Organizes and Chairs Special IEEE Conference Session in Prague http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-221.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-221.phpTue, 07 Jun 2011 00:00:00 -0400 Ali Akansu, PhD, a professor in the department of electrical and computer engineering, organized and chaired a Special Session "Signal Processing Methods for Finance Applications" at the IEEE 36th International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing in Prague, Czech Republic.  

Tagged: newark college of engineering, department of electrical and computer engineering, ali akansu, mustafa torun


]]>
iSpeech Wins Investor Comp at Conference Hosted by NJIT http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-208.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2011/2011-208.phpWed, 25 May 2011 00:00:00 -0400 A promising new venture based at the NJIT Enterprise Development Center was selected as the winner at iEvening New Jersey, an innovative new business event attended by more than 160 startup founders and entrepreneurs, and hosted by NJIT on May 19, 2011.

Tagged: enterprise development center, edc, judith sheft, cory booker, jerry creighton, ispeech


]]>
NJIT EDC Company Makes Prize-Winning Pitch in Elevator Olympics http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-215.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2010/2010-215.phpMon, 14 Jun 2010 00:00:00 -0400 Heath Ahrens, founder and CEO of iSpeech, Inc., a company based in NJIT's Enterprise Development Center, took first place in the Venture Association New Jersey's Elevator Pitch Olympics, where entrepreneurs gave two-minute presentations — about as long as it would take to ride an elevator — to investors about business opportunities. Read the Daily Record article.  

Tagged: enterprise development center, ispeech, heath ahrens


]]>
Rivera Gives Keynote Address at Hispanic Heritage Month Opening Ceremony Today http://www.njit.edu/news/2004/2004-145.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2004/2004-145.phpWed, 22 Sep 2004 00:00:00 -0400 Carlos Rivera, a retired business owner who is an adjunct professor in the School of Management at NJIT, gave  the keynote speech at the opening ceremony in recognition of National Hispanic Heritage Month this afternoon on the Campus Green. “You as individuals can make a difference,” Rivera said. “You can change one person's life. As a result, you are changing the world.”

Tagged: school of management, hispanic heritage month, carlos rivera


]]>
Inauguration of NJIT’s Seventh President Robert A. Altenkirch Reflects New Directions for Technological Research in New Jersey http://www.njit.edu/news/2003/2003-048.php http://www.njit.edu/news/2003/2003-048.phpFri, 02 May 2003 00:00:00 -0400 In an inaugural speech to students, faculty, public officials and industry partners of New Jersey's public technological research university, New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) President Robert A. Altenkirch, Ph.D. sounded a voice for optimism grounded in the promise of technological advancement, and articulated the changing roles the 125-year-old university will likely play under his leadership.

Tagged: robert altenkirch, inauguration


]]>