MA is the Tech Hub - Join the Conversation!

Posted by Katie Del Angel on Mon, Dec 7, 2009
As a key stakeholder in the technology community of New England, we thought you might be interested in this opportunity to take part in an exciting and interactive web event today, Monday Dec 7th.

The topic for discussion: How Massachusetts can seize the opportunity to become the premier technology hub.

Beginning at today, at 10 a.m., you are invited to join a live interactive Webcast and take part in the conversation with partners and stakeholders when the findings are released from the University of Massachusetts' Donahue Institute's study, The IT Industry: Hub of the Massachusetts Technology Economy.

You are then invited to engage in dialogue with Governor Deval Patrick and a roundtable with Secretary Gregory Bialecki; Harvard Medical School & Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center CIO John Halamka; EMC Corporation CTO Jeff Nick; iRobot CEO & Co-Founder Colin Angle; BzzAgent CEO Dave Balter;
and Google Ventures Managing Partner Rich Miner about transformative trends in digital technology and their implications for growth and development of the Massachusetts knowledge economy.

Please click on this link to register for this exciting web event:
http://www-waa-akam.thomson-webcast.net/us/dispatching/?event_id=ace0aa20b72ac5dee412d05120fb3960&portal_id=ad8c48a716767f3871a1010ec4fbcb3d

Together, we can embrace the challenge of ensuring Massachusetts' continued leadership and its premier place as a tech hub. Follow along and engage at #matechhub

MITX is excited to host alongside its association counterparts - MassTLC, MassNetComms, TechAmerica and Mass High Technology Council an exciting event sponsored by members of the IT Study Group, the Organizing Committee of the state's IT Collaborative, and the Executive Office of Housing and Economic Development.