The New Jersey Commission on Science and Technology is determined to improve the quality of life for New Jersey's citizens and promote economic development by keeping New Jersey at the forefront of scientific and technological advances.
The Commission is committed to innovative and effective programs that will:
- Promote strong ties between industry and academic institutions in order to accelerate commercialization of new technologies;
- Support the emergence of science and technology based businesses and incubation in areas of strategic importance;
- Collaborate with public and private organizations to create economic opportunities and advance job growth;
- Enhance science and technology policy decision making at all levels of State government.
Established in 1985, the Commission is responsible for the development and oversight of policies and programs promoting science and technology research and entrepreneurship in New Jersey.