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Recent News and Events
NJBDA welcomes the following academic members in 2018!
NJBDA welcomes new industry member, Neotech.
The College of New Jersey’s VP and CIO Sharon Blanton Receives 2018 CIO of the Year Award!
The Tambellini Group, the world’s leading independent research and advisory firm dedicated exclusively to higher education, selected Dr. Sharon Blanton, Vice President for Information Technology and Chief Information Officer at The College of New Jersey, as the recipient of the 2018 Tambellini CIO of the Year Award. This award is a recognition of excellence within higher education technology leadership. A CIO for over 20 years, Dr. Blanton is recognized for her outstanding track record of thought leadership and successful strategic planning across multiple higher education institutions, and in her role as a board member for many organizations. She is a trusted source who has inspired people with her enterprising ideas and passionate leadership. For more information on this prestigious recognition click here.
Artificial Intelligence and the Law Conference at Seton Hall
Scholars, legal practitioners, and policymakers have begun to consider pressing issues raised by artificial intelligence technologies. Traditional regulatory frameworks are a poor match for a world of ubiquitous data collection, “smart” environments, and automation at scale. This conference will bring together technologically-literate lawyers, policymakers, advocates, and academics across disciplines and sectors to discuss possible solutions grounded in law, administrative policy, or organizational practice. Click here for more information.
What We Do
The NJBDA, as well as its member organizations, regularly host meetings, symposiums, and workshops, as well as participate as speakers, panelists, and sponsors at data events around the state. Learn more about our events and where to connect with the NJBDA here.
The NJBDA is focused on identifying areas of synergy, developing joint programs, providing access to advanced computation resources, increasing research competitiveness and driving economic development in New Jersey. Read more about our current and planned initiatives here.
Membership in the NJBDA is open to any higher education institution, business, government entity or non-profit in New Jersey and offers a variety of opportunities and benefits. From finding expertise in data analytics to partnering on new curriculum to accessing the latest technologies in advanced computation, the NJBDA has something for you. Learn more about our membership options here.