Inventing The Future of Human Communication
See how NOKIA Bell Labs’ Experiments in Arts and Technology (E.A.T) program is inventing new forms of human interaction.
Special Announcement: Propelify & City of Hoboken, Stevens, Library, awarded $100,000 Innovation Grant A few months ago Propelify teamed up with the City of Hoboken, the Hoboken Library, the NJ Tech Meetup, and Stevens Institute of Technology to apply for an Innovation Challenge planning grant from the NJ Economic Development Authority (EDA). I’m so … Read more
Two years ago I hit go on the Propelify Innovation Festival. People thought I was crazy. Some still do. They said it would never work. They said, “who would come to Hoboken?” They said good luck and rolled their eyes. Until 10,000 people showed up. I bet people have rolled their eyes at you before. … Read more
It’s a new year and we have a new name. Idle ideas don’t fly. #LetsPropel PropellerFest (now Propelify) has no affiliation with Propeller Industries.
When I chose the name for Propeller and the 2016 Propeller Innovation Festival I wanted a name that embodied the concept that ideas are easy – it’s the execution that matters. Imagine your idea and your business as an airplane. Without the propeller it’s just an idea, stagnant on the runway, literally unable to move. … Read more
Backstory: the 2016 Propeller Innovation Festival was born out of the experience of growing the Hoboken-based NJ Tech Meetup into one of the region’s most active and engaged tech communities In 2012 the NJ Tech Meetup won the New Business of the Year award in Hoboken. During my speech accepting the award, I talked about … Read more
Hi. It is with enormous pride and pleasure that I write to you on this fine Tuesday with the very first official introduction of the 2016 Propeller Innovation Festival, a unique technology and music event. Our official mission is: To unite innovators to celebrate what’s new and create what’s next with inspiration, education, and fun. … Read more