NJ Tech Meetup 42 w/ Jeff Pulver, cofounder: Vonage, investor: Twitter
Tuesday, November 19, 2013 – ( 6:45 pm to 9:30 pm )
Location: Bissinger Room (4th Floor), Stevens Institute of Technology
When: Tuesday, November 19, 2013 6:45 PM
Location: Howe Center - Stevens Institute of Technology
Bissinger Room (4th Floor)
8th/Hudson - walk up River St to 6th St., then up Wittpen Walk to Howe Building
Hoboken, NJ (map)
Price: $8.00/per person
Speaker: coming soon
Bring questions and comments regarding how we can improve the startup ecosystem in NJ.
6:45 (sharp!) - 7:15: Speed Networking
7:15-8: Welcome/Startups present
8-9: Feature Speaker
9+: Closing remarks/head to Trinity (local bar) with food/drink specials ($3 draughts, $5 pizza/wings)
Topic: "Being the Forest Gump of Your Industry"
Speaker: Jeff Pulver,Chairman of @Zula. cofounder @Vonage. Investor @Twitter. A pioneer who helped shape the development and growth of the worldwide VoIP industry. Loves Disruptive Technologies. Host #140conf.
Jeff Pulver is a pioneer who helped shape the development of the VoIP industry.
Jeff Pulver founded the VON Coalition in 1996 which helped keep VoIP unregulated in America for 9 years. Jeff Pulver’s VON Conference ran from 1997 to 2008.
Pulver founded Min-X in 1998 which became Vonage in 2001 In 2004 the FCC issued “The Pulver Order” which was the first positive ruling about VoIP in the USA and the world. Jeff has been playing with IP/Internet communications since 1995. More here.