Dec 2, 2021, 9:00 am9:45 am


Event Description

This session, moderated by Kim Case of the Research & Development Council of New Jersey, focused on funding opportunities for researchers and businesses. It featured leaders from six innovation organizations in New Jersey that offer programs and resources to benefit the state’s innovation ecosystem. The leaders shared what they are doing and how researchers and businesses can tap into their programs, including collaborations that drive an equitable economy.


This session was part of Engage 2021, Princeton University's 2nd annual innovation and entrepreneurship conference. The conference was live streamed December 1-2, 2021. Engage brings together researchers, innovators, entrepreneurs, industry, government and stakeholders from throughout the innovation ecosystem to catalyze the transformation of research into innovations that impact the world. Engage 2021 was hosted by Princeton Innovation and organized by the Office of Corporate Engagement and Foundation Relations


Princeton Innovation is the University’s campus-wide initiative to extend the benefits of Princeton discoveries into the world to create solutions for humanity. Princeton Innovation emerges from the University’s commitment to service, research and education.


Session Date and Time: Thursday, December 2, 2021, 9:00 AM-9:45 AM ET


Speakers: Kim Case, J.D. - Executive Director, Research & Development Council of New Jersey

Kathleen Coviello - Executive Vice President, NJ Economic Development Authority

Debbie Hart - President & CEO, BioNJ

Aaron Price - President; CEO, TechUnited

Cathy Scangarella - Chief Business Development Officer, Choose New Jersey

Judith Sheft - Executive Director, New Jersey Commission on Science, Innovation and Technology


This session was organized by the New Jersey Economic Development Authority.