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From DoD patent to corporate success: DefTech commercialization program expands to Fort Meade

With the expansion of DefTech to the Fort Meade Region, government and industry officials are striving to help entrepreneurs license patented technologies from Department of Defense laboratories and transform them into commercial products. DefTech started as a pilot program at Aberdeen Proving Grounds barely 18 months ago. Initiated by the…...

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Cyber Warrior program opens doors for HBCU students

Hunkered down in computer labs on Friday nights and Saturdays for 10 weeks straight, groups of college students worked through courses that wouldn’t earn them a single academic credit but could foster a larger, more diverse workforce for the cyber industry. The students at four Maryland Historically Black Colleges and…...

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Fort Meade Alliance Announces New Executive Committee and Board Directors

The Fort Meade Alliance (FMA) elected new members of the Executive Committee and Board of Directors during the FMA Annual Meeting on June 13, 2019 held at the BWI Hilton. FMA Past President Steven Tiller of Whiteford, Taylor & Preston was re-elected to the Board of Directors as well as…...

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