Better late than never, Chicago City Council enters electronic voting age, approves settlement in Brickyard incident

Better late than never, Chicago City Council on Wednesday finally entered the 21st century with the debut of electronic voting – something that has been common in Springfield for years. “Ladies and gentlemen, we are about to make history here,” Mayor Lori Lightfoot said shortly after 1:30 p.m., when the first item on the Finance … Read more

Securing Semiconductor Supply Chains, Promoting Investments into Climate Innovations, and Establishing the Next Generation Telecommunications Council

This week’s Washington News IP in the Senate Commerce Committee will hold an executive session to discuss the next-generation telecommunications bill and hear on actions Congress can take to secure critical semiconductor supply chains. The Senate Environment Committee will also hold hearings to examine how investing in climate innovation can help improve U.S. energy security. … Read more

Maryland Tech Council Receives $2.45 Million in Federal Funds to Propel Tech & Life Sciences Innovation in Maryland With BioHub Maryland

Frederick, Maryland – (BUSINESS WIRE) – The Maryland Technical Council, the largest trade association for technology and life sciences in the state, today announced it has received $ 2.45 million in federal funding to accelerate innovation in Maryland. Funding for joint projects is included in the Appropriations Bill for fiscal year 2022 and has been … Read more

Council endorses film incentive program, Innovation Hall management

OKLAHOMA CITY (Free Press) – The matter for the day for the Oklahoma City City Council on Tuesday began with resolutions honoring the President and CEO of the Alliance for Economic Development, Katie O’Connor. This was followed by honoring conservationist Catherine Montgomery, who passed away in February. A contract for the provision of services for … Read more

QRDI Council announces Corporate Innovation Leaders Program to boost 2030 strategy

Participants in the Leaders of Corporate Innovation program. Doha: Qatar’s Research, Development and Innovation Council (QRDI) has launched its Corporate Innovation Leaders Program, another initiative that supports the QRDI 2030 strategy to strengthen the country’s innovation ecosystem. By supporting large local businesses (LLEs) in Qatar seeking innovation for business growth, competitiveness and productivity, this exclusive … Read more

Council Member Won Calls on Developers of Innovation QNS Proposal to Conduct More Outreach and Provide Details

The latest plan presented by the developers at the meeting of the Committee on Land Use and Zoning on February 16 (Screenshot) March 10, 2022 Christian Murray On Tuesday, board member Julie Vaughn gave a team of developers looking to redevelop five urban neighborhoods in Astoria, some drastic advice: do more advocacy with the community … Read more

Keysight’s Roger Nichols Appointed to Technological Advisory Council for Federal Communications Commission

The 6G Program Director joins a diverse team of experts to advise the FCC on technology policy SANTA ROSA, CA, March 9, 2022— (BUSINESS WIRE) – Keysight Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: KEYS), a leading technology company that delivers cutting-edge design and verification solutions to help accelerate innovation for the world’s connectivity and security, has announced that … Read more

Wisconsin Technology Council: State Senate joins Assembly in unanimous support for improving Wisconsin’s investor tax credit law

Madison, Wisconsin – On Tuesday, the Wisconsin Senate 33-0 voted to pass Assembly Bill 759, which will make it easier for young companies to stay in Wisconsin as they grow and create jobs by expanding beyond. Efforts to pass the bill were led by the Wisconsin Technology Council. Earlier it was unanimously adopted at the … Read more

MITRE Joins Capital Factory’s Innovation Council to Advance Technology Solutions for the Federal Government | Business

Austin, Texas and McLean, Virginia and BEDFORD, MA – BUSINESS WIRE – March 8, 2022– MITER has joined the Innovation Council (IC) Capital Factory, which connects the world’s largest companies with the most innovative startups in Texas. MITER will support the startup ecosystem through its deep technological and engineering expertise – collaborating and organizing meetings … Read more

TESU’s Own Named Student of the Year by American Council on Education

Giovanna Grantham, an IT consultant and student at Thomas Edison State University (TESU), is one of two students selected by the American Board of Education (ACE) Students of the Year 2021. Grantham expects to graduate later this year from TESU with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Liberal Studies and an Adjunct Professor of Science … Read more