MHTA – A Maplewood high school team took first place at a recent national robotics championship. UC3 was among the teams involved in two days of intense robot gladiator competition in Indianapolis. The winners of the 2012 National Robotics League (NRL) Championships were announced on Sunday, May 6.
MN team among national robotics winners
State offers tech transactions guide
MHTA – The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) is offering a new guide for businesses and other organizations that are planning to buy or sell technology.
Tax bill talks continue
MHTA – The Minnesota Vikings stadium debate may dominate legislative coverage, but negotiations continue on key issues including the Tax bill. Governor Mark Dayton vetoed the bill last week but his administration and legislative leaders have met to work on a compromise package. The Tax bill contains several measures important to MHTA’s legisaltive agenda.
MN Cup deadline is Friday
MHTA – Minnesotans with new and innovative business ideas have until the end of the week to enter the Minnesota Cup for a chance to make their dreams of launching a business a reality. The Minnesota Cup is a statewide entrepreneurial competition designed to seek out, support and accelerate the development of Minnesota’s newest and most innovative business ideas.
Legislative session continues
MHTA – Despite their best efforts, legislative leaders and the Governor were unable to resolve their differences in time for their self-declared April 30 deadline to adjourn. They are continuing to negotiate an end of session deal that could include tax, bonding and stadium bills.