NYU MOT Innovation Lecture Series: Improve Entrepreneurial Success 7X

Redwood City, CA

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You are invited to hear NYU Poly's Dr. Joseph Nadan (inventor of 16:9 HDTV) discuss:

"How to Increase Entrepreneurial Success 7X using Innovation Science"


Lecture: Thursday, October 17, 7pm

Venue:   nestGSV

             425 Broadway St

             Redwood City, CA


Lecturer:  Dr. Joseph Nadan
NYU-Poly Professor of Technology Management and Innovation

Dr. Nadan will speak about how the NYU Poly Management of Technology and Innovation program in New York prepares its students to manage successful, valuable, and innovative new product development programs in any business environment, (a startup or a Fortune 500).

Possessing this ability can deliver tremendous sustainable success to your employer or your own company; but this requires Passion, Preparation, People, Process, Practice, and Performance.

In this presentation Dr. Nadan brings his research and use of Innovation Science to educate others on how to increase the likelihood of success through education, experience, use of processes, team building, and mentoring.  All of these are necessary to manage and lead technology and business innovation successfully that leads your project or company to higher success and sustainability. 


Dr. Joseph Nadan Bio

  Dr. Nadan is an “Innovation Sherpa”; he invented, innovated and/or worked on many products and services including EZ Pass, CDROM, and 16:9 HDTV for which he received a 2002 EMMY for Scientific and Technological Advancement. He is Professor, Management of Technology and Business Innovation, and Director of the Executive Master’s Degree Programs at New York University Polytechnic Institute where he founded and now runs its Executive Coaching and Mentoring Program. Dr. Nadan is a Senior Editor of The International Journal of Innovation Science, a Senior Member of the IEEE and a co-founder and Member of the Board of Directors of the International Association of Innovation Professionals.  

Dr. Nadan is on a quest to lead creative innovators on a successful path of creating new sustainable and successful products/services/technologies by using scientifically proven innovation processes and methods to minimize development cycle times and optimize budgets. 

Dr. Nadan has previously worked in executive positions at AIG Technologies, Cantor Fitzgerald, TORI Global, Reuters, and Phillips Research Laboratories.  He was a tenured Associate Professor of Computer/Electrical Engineering and Assistant Dean of the School of Engineering at the City College of the City University of New York.  He has a Ph.D. in Computer/Electrical Engineering from the City University of New York followed 13 years later by an Executive MBA in consumer behavior, marketing and strategic planning from the Columbia University Graduate School of Business. Dr. Nadan is a business strategy expert specializing in entrepreneurship and the design, implementation and management of innovation programs. Dr. Nadan is a Certified Master Leader of the “Art of Innovation” method and workshops, a McQuaig Certified Behavioral Assessment Interpreter, and a Belbin Accredited Team-Roles Analyst.