ETIC Updates

Find the latest news, events, and information from the Entrepreneurial and Technology Innovation Center (ETIC). Contact mnizich@nyit.edu for more information.

Two Students Develop a Winning App That’s Designed to “Pick You Up”

Feature | Aug 01, 2018

Crater—an on-demand transportation service app—is the brainchild of two NYIT School of Engineering and Computing Sciences students that will allow people to call a driver with a pick-up truck to bring their goods home.


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NYIT Opens New Cyber Lab

Feature | Nov 20, 2017

On November 15, nearly 100 guests and members of the NYIT community joined Dean Nada Anid, Ph.D., NYIT President Hank Foley in a ceremonial ribbon cutting for the new cybersecurity lab, funded by a $400,000 ESD grant.


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Dominican and New York Institutions Collaborate on Student Innovation Projects

News Release | Oct 19, 2017

NYIT, with support from Santo Domingo’s Instituto Tecnológico de las Américas (ITLA), Dominican non-profit Fundación Global Democracia y Desarrollo, Dominican business incubator Parque Cibernético de Santo Domingo, and NYIT’s business accelerator, the Entrepreneurship and Technology Innovation Center (ETIC), received a grant of USD $25,000 to support a cross-border partnership and to create a “joint entrepreneurship ecosystem” for students in both countries.


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Constant Vigilance: Annual Cybersecurity Conference Examines the Latest in Keeping Data Safe

Feature | Oct 06, 2017

For the eighth year, experts from government agencies, universities, and private industry gathered at NYIT to discuss the latest topics in cybersecurity.


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Student Innovation Across Borders

Feature | Sep 29, 2017

NYIT wins grant for student “Innovation Across Borders.”


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ETIC Cybersecurity Hackathon

Event | Sep 22, 2017

On September 22, 2017, NYIT is hosting the second Cybersecurity challenge.
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NYIT Cyber Conference to Address Threats, Protections for People, Places, and Things

News Release | Sep 14, 2017

Whether discussing the security of people’s private health and financial data or the critical infrastructure of smart cities, New York Institute of Technology's annual cybersecurity conference will spur dialogue around increasingly complex challenges faced by the cybersecurity community.


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Mini-Grants Fund Big Research in Cyber and Internet of Things

Feature | Aug 31, 2017

NYIT School of Engineering and Computing Sciences issues five $17,500 grants, funded by a $100,000 award from Northrop Grumman for Training and Research Programs at NYIT’s Cybersecurity Research Center and StartUp NY Facility. The grants will support faculty and student research in secure data networks, Internet of Things (IoT), and biometrics.


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Student Machine Shop is Laser-Focused

Feature | Aug 17, 2017

A little cottage industry is growing in the basement of Harry J. Schure Hall.


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NYIT Engineering Professor Is Part of Team Developing Technology for NASA

News Release | Jul 25, 2017

Fang Li, Ph.D.,assistant professor of Mechanical Engineering, is partnering with X-wave Innovations, Inc. (XII), a research and development firm specializing in the defense, homeland security, transportation, and energy fields, to develop an embedded sensor system for NASA that is capable of measuring temperature, pressure, and strain on various rocket propulsion engine components.


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