Mapping the Midwest’s Future: Regional Innovation Clusters and Competitiveness

On September 29, MHTA president and CEO, Margaret Anderson Kelliher, emceed “Mapping the Midwest’s Future: Regional Innovation Clusters and Competitiveness” event at the University of Minnesota’s Humphrey School of Public Affairs. The event included a keynote address by Harvard Business School’s Michael Porter and marked the launch of, an open data website that provides insight into the nation’s traded and local clusters.

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September 30, 2014 | No Comments ›

Optum to acquire MedSynergies

Optum, a leading information and technology-enabled health services business, today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire MedSynergies, Inc., which provides physician practice management, revenue management, physician referral management and other business services to physician groups aligned with large health systems, serving more than 9,300 care providers across the U.S. The transaction is subject to regulatory approval and other customary closing conditions.

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State accepting broadband grant applications

MHTA – State officials are accepting applications for funding to expand broadband infrastructure in areas of Minnesota that don’t have adequate high-speed Internet service.

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September 24, 2014 | No Comments ›

Advance IT Minnesota Announces Third Annual “Minnesota Aspirations for Women in Computing” Awards

What’s the best way to identify and prepare the next generation of tech stars? Recognize their talent and encourage them to pursue their dreams. That’s the goal of the third annual Minnesota Aspirations for Women in Computing awards.
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September 23, 2014 | No Comments ›

Industry input needed for IT Survey

The I.T. Industry Council is looking for help in identifying occupations most appropriate for an on-the-job training and related instruction model (dual-system) in Minnesota’s I.T. Industry.
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