Who We Are

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.


Tech Think Tank Report: To Spur Long-Term Growth, Trump Infrastructure Plan Should Focus More on ‘Innovation Infrastructure’ Than Concrete and Steel

itif-information-technology-innovation-foundationWashington, DC, January 11, 2017 — A traditional infrastructure plan that invests in roads and bridges could increase employment in the short term, but the incoming Trump administration and new Congress also should focus on “innovation infrastructure” to spur long-term economic growth, according to a new report from the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF).

ITIF, the leading U.S. science and tech policy think tank, urges policymakers to invest in the building blocks of innovation—such as R&D and tech-enabled “smart” infrastructure—because they can serve as the foundation of a more robust economy in the long run. Continue reading

NJ Big Data Alliance to Host Inaugural Symposium, ‘Partnership in Big Data,’ April 23 at Rutgers

New Brunswick, NJ, March 25, 2014 — The New Jersey Big Data Alliance (NJBDA) will launch officially at its inaugural symposium, entitled “Partnerships in Big Data:  Pathways to Transformative Innovation in New Jersey,” on Wednesday, April 23 from 8:15 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at Rutgers’ Livingston Hall in the Livingston Student Center, 88 Joyce Kilmer Avenue, Piscataway.

The New Jersey Big Data Alliance is a consortium of higher education institutions that was initiated by the Rutgers Office of Research and Economic Development to address the challenges posted by the deluge of digital data.  Continue reading