USM Board of Regents Committee on Economic Development Meets March 29

Baltimore, Md. (March 28, 2024) – The University System of Maryland (USM) Board of Regents Committee on Economic Development and Technology Commercialization will meet at 1 p.m. on Friday, March 29.

Public access to the webinar is available at the following link:

Listen-only access is available via the following dial-in information:

The committee will hear a review of research and economic development activity, including an update on research IT infrastructure provided by the Maryland Research and Education Network (MDREN).

University of Maryland, College Park professors Bala Balachandran (Department of Mechanical Engineering) and Edo Waks (Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering) will discuss their recent selection as recipients of Department of Defense Multidisciplinary University Research Initiative (MURI) Program awards.

The committee will also hear an update on Minnowtech, a company supported by the Maryland Momentum Fund. Finally, the committee will hear highlights from an in-person retreat with venture capital leaders.

Agendas and supporting materials for Board of Regents committee meetings are here.

Contact: Mike Lurie
Phone: 301.445.2719