NYU-Poly in the Media

Classes To Launch Experienced Executives into New York's Clean-Tech Economy

Polytechnic Institute of New York University (NYU-Poly) is about to jump-start New York's clean-tech leadership base via a unique executive management course. Unlike many boot camps that provide anecdotal lessons from green-tech panelists, the NYU-Poly CleantechExecs program will offer 10 intensive...

Introductions

I spent a great lunch and early afternoon with Maurizio Porfiri (NYU Poly), who is a mechanical engineer and applied mathematician working on dynamical networks of independent agents like fish. He has some sweet experiments in which his lab watches fish schooling, works out the schooling rules, and...

What Donors Look for on Your Website

... most sites would benefit from more thoughtful and consistent use of donor-t0-donor communication.  Burk’s research indicates that donors are more likely to give when the ask comes from a volunteer leader.  Promote those leaders, including lead donors, by including stories and/or...

Govenor Paterson Announces Funding to Grow 18 Clean Energy Businesses in New York

Editor's Note: Rentricity, Inc. is a member of NYU-Poly's city-sponsored 160 Varick Street business incubator. Governor David A. Paterson today announced the award of $3 million to a variety of projects throughout New York. The funds will strengthen and support the growth of New York’s clean energy...

Computer hacking contest

New York City's ABC Eyewitness News featured Polytechnic Institute of NYU's 6th Annual CSAW (Cyber Security Awareness Week) on its Dec. 4 evening newscast. 

Indian, US firms sign MoUs

Even as green shoots make their appearance in the US, raising hopes for industry, Prime Minister's US visit has given a fillip to India Inc's efforts to step up efforts to explore buying, investment and collaboration opportunities in the Big Apple. ... FICCI 's MoU with the IC2 Institute,...

U.S. agrees to help India innovators

... This week, as part of  a state visit by India to Washington, D.C. and president Obama, India and the U.S. have signed a series of cooperative agreements designed to give a boost to India's innovation profile. Obama welcomed the country's prime minister, Manmohan Singh , to the White House...

India, US ink a rash of trade agreements

Seeking to deepen Indo-US economic cooperation, the two sides, on Monday, signed a dozen agreements and MoUs, involving different Indian and US partners in the presence of Planning Commission Deputy Chairman Montek Singh Ahluwalia and Ambassador of India Meera Shankar.  These included eight...

Matching Fledgling Firms With Cheap Office Space

When Lindsay Napor expanded her Manhattan-based development company earlier this year — moving out of free work space provided by an investor — she turned to the most logical place for the company’s new offices: New Jersey. “We were planning on moving out of New York,” Ms. Napor said, “because to...

US varsity visitor at DTU for collaboration talks

The Delhi Technological University (DTU) campus recently had the president of the Polytechnic Institute of New York University (NYU Poly), the United States, Jerry Mac Arthur Hultin as its visitor. Hultin is in India in order to interact with the spokespersons of selected institutes from academia,...