Rothman Institute 25th Anniversary

Rothman Institute of Innovation & Entrepreneurship

Helping Entrepreneurs and Innovators Succeed

Part of the Silberman College of Business since 1989, the Rothman Institute supports entrepreneurship and innovation in the academic, business and nonprofit communities. An outstanding entrepreneurship curriculum taught by an excellent faculty has helped make the academic program among the top 20 in the nation. In addition, our innovative outreach programs help people succeed in their new or growing ventures as well as in their corporations or organizations.

Our Vision: Empowering Growth of People and Communities through Innovative Education Globally.

Upcoming events:

All events are held on the Florham Campus unless otherwise indicated.

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Events from last year:

  • January 10: Pre-Accelerator, Workshop for Women Entrepreneurs
  • January 15: Veterans Launching Ventures online course begins
  • January 17: VEI: Virtual Enterprise International Business Plan Competition
  • February 8: Family Business Forum, Succession Planning
  • February 23: Family Business Forum: How a New Presidency Will Affect Estate Planning, Florham Campus, Orangerie, 8 to 10:30 AM
  • March 7: Veterans Launching Ventures Fundraiser Dinner, Lenfell Hall
  • March 14: Workshop, How to Develop a Winning Business Plan
  • March 21: Veterans Launching Ventures blended course begins, Metro Campus
  • March 27: Doing Well and Doing Good: Social Entrepreneurship Panel and Workshop, Orangerie, 5:30 PM
  • March 29: FDU Shark Tank, Teaneck Campus, Rutherford Room, 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM
  • April 6: Veterans Launching Ventures, Rutherford Room, 5:30 PM to 9:00 PM
  • April 7: NJ Business Idea Competition Awards Ceremony and Female Entrepreneur Lecture, Lenfell Hall, 6:00 PM
  • April 20: Family Business Forum: Hearing from the Next Generation of Owners, Hartman Lounge, 4:30 PM
  • May 2: Small Business Week Summit, Park Avenue Club, 8:30 AM to 11:30 AM
  • May 16, HealthTech Conference 2017 and Morris Tech Meetup, Lenfell Hall, 1:00 PM
  • May 25: Family Business Forum: Leadership and Decision-Making, Rutherford Room, 8:00 AM
  • July 17-21: Discover Business and Foreign Language Teen Camp, Session One
  • August 7-11: Discover Business and Foreign Language Teen Camp, Session Two
  • October 18: Women Entrepreneurship Week Panel Discussion
  • October 25: New Jersey Family Business of the Year Awards, Crystal Plaza, 11:00 AM
  • November 2: Family Business Forum: Millennial Retention
  • November 28: Small Business Series, 8:30 AM to 12:30 PM, sponsored by Mass Mutual
  • December 7: Family Business Forum: Simplifying the Workplace: How to Run a Company Effectively and Efficiently

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