NYU-Poly News

i²e Gala Honors Leadership, Vision, Innovation and Impact

The Polytechnic Institute of New York University (NYU-Poly) honored three remarkable leaders of industry and education during its i2e Gala, on April 17, 2013 in Grand Central Terminal’s...

Women in Technology—Not Just a Fairy Tale

It was standing room only when Internet Hall of Famer Nancy Hafkin took the stage to speak on April 9, as part of the Polytechnic Institute of New York University (NYU-Poly)’s “Technology...

Inno/Vention: Making the Cut

Judges line the front row of Pfizer Auditorium, pens and pads in hand, as one team of entrepreneurial hopefuls after another present their original ideas for the 6th Annual Inno/Vention Competition...

Sifteo Game Jam

“They’re going to start giving these things out at McDonald’s,” joked Mike Frasco ’13DM as he surveyed the tiny, plastic cubes laid out for the Game Innovation Lab...

Inno/Vention's Sweet Sixteen

The Inno/Vention competition is underway. Teams competing in the upcoming ProtoTest stage, could find themselves competing for a prize pool of more than $22,000 during DemoDay, the third and final...

NYU-Poly/NYU Graduate Program Is Rated One of the Top in North America

There are many graduate game design programs to choose from, and The Princeton Review lists the Polytechnic Institute of New York University (NYU-Poly) and NYU among the best. For its newly released...

Reaching the Summit

Opening a summit with a keynote speaker like aerospace engineer Aprille Ericsson from NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center guarantees that everyone else has a tough act to follow, but the...

The Interface Revolution is Here

To more fully serve users’ personal and business needs, digital interfaces are evolving beyond screen-based devices; augmented reality, eye tracking, hand gesture, and brain interface...

Game Innovation Lab's Indie Tech Talk Explores "Conceptual Art as Technical Practice"

Dressed in a t-shirt, jeans, and bandanna, conceptual artist and game designer Zach Gage stepped into NYU-Poly’s Game Innovation Lab last Wednesday night to discuss what he termed “floaty...

NYU-Poly’s NYC Service Design Jam: 48-hours to Change the World

PrevStartNextThe School of Engineering's NYC Service Design Jam: 48-hours to Change the World Just forty-eight hours to change the world. Though it sounds like a daunting task, it’s what...