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The New Jersey Life Sciences Vendors Alliance (NJLSVA) is a coalition of businesses, individuals and academia who provide goods and services to New Jersey’s life sciences companies.

The NJLSVA was founded to educate suppliers on trends in industry procurement and public policy that affects the life sciences industry.

NJIT to Host TEDxNJIT on ‘Transformations’ April 3 Live and Via Web

Newark, NJ, March 27, 2014 — New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) will host TEDxNJIT on the theme of Transformations on Thursday, April 3.  The event will be held from 5:00 to 9:00 p.m. at the Jim Wise Theater on NJIT’s campus in Newark as well as via the Web at www.tedxnjit.com beginning at 6:00 p.m.

The independently organized event, licensed by TED, will focus on transformations and will feature leaders in the field.  It will bring together faculty and students to share their passion for innovation.

Confirmed speakers include:

  • NJIT Assistant Professor Martina Decker, known for designing sustainable structures
  • NJIT Senior Vice President of Research and Development Donald H. Sebastian
  • NJIT student Jinisha Patel from the College of Computing Science
  • Energy consultant Jigar Shah, Author of “Creating Climate Wealth,” Founder of SunEdison, first CEO of Carbon War Room
  • Artistic Realization Technologies (A.R.T.) founder Tim Lefens
  • Gavin/Solmonese Director and Founding Partner of Joe Solmonese
  • Former Telecordia Research Head Robert Lucky 

The TEDxNJIT event, which will include food and drinks, will cost $30 a ticket for the public and $15 for NJIT students, faculty, staff and alumni.

To purchase tickets, register online at http://www.tedxnjit.com/register.