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UMBC Tel Aviv University MOU
Education & Research

Governor Larry Hogan today joined officials from the University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC) and Tel Aviv University (TAU) in Israel for the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) that promotes academic cooperation between the two universities. The agreement, which is the first one between the two universities, establishes

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Africa aerospace & defense tradeshow
Aerospace & DefenseInternational

The Maryland Department of Commerce is leading a delegation of companies this week to Africa Aerospace & Defense 2016, the largest exhibition of its kind on the African continent, held September 14-18 in Gauteng, South Africa. The Maryland delegation is comprised of eight companies, making it the largest state presence

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Firefly Farms Garrett County
Energy & Sustainability

Guest feature: Kim Durst is an economic development specialist for the Garrett County Department of Economic Development. Follow Garrett County on Facebook and Twitter. The Garrett County Board of Commissioners recently passed a resolution enabling property and business owners in the county to take advantage of Maryland’s Commercial Property Assessed

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Weinberg Medical Physics microscope
Industry News

Three Maryland companies are among a select group of small businesses that will receive nearly $3.3 million in grants from the U.S. Commerce Department’s National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). The grants aim to foster innovation and competitiveness in small businesses through federal research funds. The funding comes from

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Farnborough Airshow Mike Gill
Aerospace & DefenseInternational

This week is the Farnborough International Airshow and I am excited to join Lt. Governor Boyd Rutherford and nine outstanding small and mid-sized Maryland companies as we promote Maryland’s unparalleled assets and strategic location to a global audience. Farnborough is truly a “not-to-be-missed” show. With more than 100,000 visitors and

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Novavax life sciences
Health & Life Sciences

Researchers at several Maryland universities as well as the National Cancer Institute have been awarded $3,844,000 in grants by the American Cancer Society. The grants, which started July 1, went to researchers with Johns Hopkins University; University of Maryland, College Park; Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health; and National

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3D Print Baltimore County Advanced Manufacturing
Manufacturing & Production

Guest feature: Bryan Dunn is a marketing specialist for Baltimore County Department of Economic & Workforce Development. Follow Baltimore County on Facebook and Twitter. A new video series produced by the Baltimore County Department of Economic and Workforce Development explores what makes Baltimore County a great place to live and work.

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Farnborough International Airshow
Aerospace & DefenseEvents

Lt. Governor Boyd Rutherford joins Maryland Department of Commerce Secretary Mike Gill in leading a delegation of nine Maryland companies to the Farnborough Airshow, which kicks off today in Hampshire, England and runs through July 17. The show, which draws more than 100,000 visitors and is considered one of the

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Taylor Farms Maryland
Manufacturing & Production

Taylor Farms, a produce manufacturing and distribution company, is growing its footprint in Maryland to meet growing customer demand for its healthy eating products. The company, which has had a location in Maryland since 2004, is expanding its Annapolis Junction manufacturing operations and plans to add 150 new jobs in

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BTI BioTechnical Institute Maryland
Health & Life Sciences

Guest feature: Sarah Pick is a marketing consultant with the BioTechnical Institute of Maryland. Follow BTI on Facebook and Twitter. The BioTechnical Institute of Maryland (BTI), which works with unemployed adults to transition them to careers in the life sciences industry, was among 12 non-profit organizations selected nationally to receive

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