The Innovation Lunch Debate touches on the fundamental challenges early-stage companies are facing, such as the creation of a viable business model, the commercialization of technologies, and market failures, while it is drawing on a wide range of hands-on experiences.

Michael Ehrlich is an associate professor of Finance at Martin Tuchman School of Management, New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT), founder and co-director of NJIT’s Acceleration Centre, he had an international Wall Street career before joining NJIT, and is an angel investor belonging to the New York Angels.


  • Michael Ehrlich, Associate Professor, Martin Tuchman School of Management, Newark, New Jersey,
  • Zoltán Cséfalvay, MCC, Head of Center for Next Technological Futures.

Student Moderator: Csaba Kristóf Johanyák

We welcome all those interested!