MHTA – Minnesota exports of agricultural, mining and manufactured products reached a record $20.3 billion last year, beating the previous record of $19.2 billion in 2008, according to figures released by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED).
State exports set record
Dayton vetoes tax bill
MHTA – Before the Legislature adjourned last week, legislators made one last effort to pass a tax bill that might garner the Governor’s support. It included a number of provisions for which MHTA members have been advocating to strengthen Minnesota’s technology and innovation economy.
CIO Executive Summit attracts top IT leaders
MHTA – Registration is now open for the sixth annual Minneapolis CIO Executive Summit. On Tuesday, June 5th, the region’s top CIOs and IT leaders will gather at the Hyatt Regency. MHTA has proudly been a founding Host Partner of the Summit since its launch in 2007.
MHTA partners on CEO Roundtable series
MHTA – The Minnesota High Tech Association is partnering with VisionOne High Performance Group and Wise Leader to help technology executives meet their objectives. High Performance Leadership CEO Roundtables will be a unique opportunity to meet with other CEOs of growing technology companies to discover how to develop greater levels of performance within your organization.
Draft science standards available for review
MHTA – The first public draft of the Next Generation Science Standards is available for review from now until June 1. Minnesota is one of a few states recruited to help draft the standards. State education leaders are especially interested in hearing from business and technology professionals.