MHTA — The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) awarded two-year grants totaling $2.71 million to 16 nonprofit groups — including MHTA and MN-SBIR — that provide services and technical assistance to emerging businesses and entrepreneurs in Minnesota.
DEED Awards Funding to Groups that Help Emerging Businesses
Donate to the MHTA Foundation on Give to the Max Day and help young entrepreneurs!
November 16 is Give to the Max Day — your donation to the MHTA Foundation’s STEM programming is a contribution to Minnesota’s future entrepreneurs!
Entrust Datacard President and CEO testifies before U.S. Senate Committee on protecting consumers in era of data breaches
Entrust Datacard, a leading provider of trusted identity and secure transaction technology solutions, announced that their president and CEO, Todd Wilkinson, testified before the U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation. Mr. Wilkinson spoke during a hearing titled Protecting Consumers in an Era of Major Data Breaches.
Minnesota ranks 12th in ITIF’s 2017 State New Economy Index
MHTA — Minnesota has been ranked 12th in the Information Technology & Innovation Foundation’s 2017 State New Economy Index, up from 13th in 2014 when the report was last released. The State New Economy Index uses 25 indicators to measure the extent to which state economies are knowledge-based, globalized, entrepreneurial, IT-driven, and innovation-oriented.
Join MHTA for the 2018 DC Fly-In
MHTA — MHTA president & CEO, Margaret Anderson Kelliher, will lead a delegation of MHTA members to Washington, DC on February 13-14, 2018 to meet with members of Minnesota’s congressional delegation. The DC Fly-in is part of an advocacy effort by our national partner, CompTIA, and the Technology Councils of North America (TECNA).