MHTA — Expanding access to broadband has been a longstanding policy objective of the Minnesota High Tech Association (MHTA). Broadband is a critical component of our modern technology infrastructure – from Big Data and predictive analytics to the Internet of Things and communications. That’s why the recommendations of the Governor’s Task Force on Broadband are so important.
Enhancing Minnesota’s Broadband and Telecommunications Infrastructure
U.S. Tech Industry Employment Surpasses 6.7 Million Workers, Minnesota Tech Employment Grows Four Percent
MHTA — The U.S. technology industry added nearly 200,000 net jobs in 2015 and now employs more than 6.7 million people, according to Cyberstates 2016: The Definitive State-by-State Analysis of the U.S. Tech Industry published by the Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA). Minnesota gained 5,475 tech industry jobs over the last year, a four percent jump to a total of 141,934 people employed in the tech industry.
Strengthening R&D Tax Credit will boost Minnesota’s innovation economy
MHTA — The research and development tax credit plays an important role in Minnesota’s innovation economy, and enhancing it is part of MHTA’s 2016 Legislative Agenda.
Code42 names Tim Connor Chief Financial Officer
MHTA — Code42, has named Tim Connor, former chief financial officer at Datalogix, as its new chief financial officer (CFO).
MHTA announces Spring Conference keynote and highlights
MHTA – As the pace of digital transformation moves faster and faster, Minnesota faces incredible opportunities and persistent challenges. MHTA’s Spring Conference will highlight how the state’s leading companies, large and small, are navigating this world and moving to the next big thing. The conference returns to the Guthrie Theater for a second year on Thursday, April 21st.