About Einstein's Alley

Einstein’s Alley is a private, non-profit economic development initiative located in Central New Jersey. Its mission is to foster economic growth through advocacy and delivery of services.

Einstein’s Alley Meeting at The Sarnoff Collection at TCNJ

To celebrate Einstein's Alley's Tenth Anniversary, the joint Board and Advisory Council met at the Sarnoff Collection housed at The College of New Jersey. They remembered that the first Einstein's Alley board meeting was held in David Sarnoff's dining room at SRI/Sarnoff, the old RCA Labs. TCNJ President, Barbara Gitenstein welcomed the group and spoke about some of the challenges

By |2017-07-04T06:50:22+00:00June 14th, 2017|Categories: Recent Events|Comments Off on Einstein’s Alley Meeting at The Sarnoff Collection at TCNJ

AI and Robotics Will Disrupt Future Jobs, but How to Prepare is Still a Question

From New Jersey Tech Weekly By: Esther Surden May 24, 2017  At the Einstein Alley "Future of Work" symposium on April 25, the speakers attempted to predict the future, though they admitted that they weren't very good at it. What experts do know, they agreed, is that robotics and artificial intelligence (AI) will disrupt jobs - and very

By |2017-07-04T06:34:29+00:00May 25th, 2017|Categories: Events, Media Coverage, Recent Events, The Future of Work|Comments Off on AI and Robotics Will Disrupt Future Jobs, but How to Prepare is Still a Question

Adapting to the Future of Work

from The Wall Street Journal By: Stephen Redwood and Mark Holmstrom, principals, Deloitte Consulting LLP; and Zach Vetter, managing director, Deloitte LLP May 10, 2017   CIOs can take a proactive approach to preparing the workforce for the tremendous technology-enabled changes required to compete in the years ahead. Digital technology is having a profound effect

By |2017-07-04T06:37:24+00:00May 11th, 2017|Categories: Business Trends, Media Coverage, News|Comments Off on Adapting to the Future of Work

How many NJ jobs are held by workers with tech visas targeted by Trump?

From NJ.com By Kathleen O'Brien April 19, 2017 President Donald Trump visited a tool manufacturer Snap-on Inc. in Kenosha, Wis., to tout upcoming changes in a visa program that brings in high-skilled workers. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh) (Susan Walsh) About 85,000 jobs in New Jersey are held by foreign workers who are here on H-1B visas -

By |2017-07-29T19:00:37+00:00April 17th, 2017|Categories: Business Trends, Immigration, News|Comments Off on How many NJ jobs are held by workers with tech visas targeted by Trump?

Column: Immigrants Revitalize Detroit

According to Einstein's Alley Advisory Council member, Dr. Nicholas V. Montalto, who spoke at the Future of  Work Institute,  immigration is powering growth and economic development in the US. New Jersey has seen these benefits of immigration. Here is a story about what is going on in Detroit. From Detroit News By Steve Tobocman June 6, 2017 Immigration

By |2017-07-29T19:01:01+00:00April 16th, 2017|Categories: Business Trends, Entrepreneurship, Immigration|Comments Off on Column: Immigrants Revitalize Detroit

Video Highlights – The Future of Work – Part 2

The Future of Work - Event Intro - Jim Hughes ... The Future of Work - Einsteins Alley Intro - Katherine Kish ... The Future of Work - Keynote Intro - Michele Siekerka ... The Future of Work - Chris Tyrrell, Founder & CEO OfferBoard Group ... The Future of Work - Marlyn Zucosky, Partner at JZA+D

By |2017-07-02T18:04:25+00:00December 3rd, 2015|Categories: The Future of Work, Video|Comments Off on Video Highlights – The Future of Work – Part 2

The Future of Work – Part 2

Einstein's Alley Institute The Future of Work - Part 2 Looking through the Lens of Technology, Economics and Society December 8, 2015 Shawn DuBravac, Ph.D Chief economist/senior director of research and frequent speaker from the Consumer Electronics Association. Author of Digital Destiny: How the New Age of Data Will Transform the Way We Work, Live,

By |2017-07-02T18:06:46+00:00November 2nd, 2015|Categories: Events, The Future of Work|Comments Off on The Future of Work – Part 2

Informative Resource – The American Immigrant Policy Portal

With many of the political campaigns, especially on the political right, all talking about immigrants and immigration policy and threatening our interest in increasing high skilled immigration, you might want to connect to some good sources of information. The American Immigrant Policy Portal is a service of Diversity Dynamics, in association with the Center for International Social Work, School

By |2017-06-30T11:53:55+00:00September 10th, 2015|Categories: Immigration|Comments Off on Informative Resource – The American Immigrant Policy Portal

Indian Companies Account for $15 Billion in Investments, 9,000+ Jobs in NJ

For the first time, the report, "Indian Roots, American Soil," also captured a state-by-state breakdown of tangible investments made and jobs created by 100 Indian companies doing business in the United States. New Jersey, California, Texas, Illinois and New York are home to the most Americans directly employed by Indian companies. Texas, Pennsylvania, Minnesota, New York, and New

By |2017-06-30T13:13:33+00:00September 10th, 2015|Categories: Immigration|Comments Off on Indian Companies Account for $15 Billion in Investments, 9,000+ Jobs in NJ

From The New York Times: The States Show Up Congress on Road Repairs

By THE EDITORIAL BOARD, AUG. 22, 2015    As the nation's bridges and roads deteriorate and Congress dawdles over a serious solution, statehouse politicians have been stepping up at a surprising rate to make some difficult choices. At least half the states have passed transportation funding measures in the last two years to raise some of

By |2017-06-30T11:54:50+00:00September 10th, 2015|Categories: NJ Infrastructure|Comments Off on From The New York Times: The States Show Up Congress on Road Repairs