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IT and Cybersecurity

Cyber entrepreneurs, gear up! The RSA Conference’s prestigious Innovation Sandbox is now accepting submissions for the 2017 competition, being held in conjunction with the 2017 RSA Conference in San Francisco February 13-17. The Innovation Sandbox recognizes companies that create cutting-edge technologies to fight cyber threats. The winner is named Most

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Netherlands MOU 2016 Cyber Companies
InternationalIT and Cybersecurity

The Maryland Department of Commerce signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) this week with two economic development agencies in The Netherlands to launch the Maryland-Netherlands Cyber and Security Technologies Soft Landing Platform. The agreement, which was signed with The Hague Security Delta (HSD) and InnovationQuarter, the regional economic development agency

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Pitch Competition Shark Tank
Entrepreneurs

Guest feature: Robert Bower works with the Small Business Development Center in Washington County. Follow Maryland SBDC on Facebook. Do you have a brilliant product idea that will change the world? Is your startup company the next big thing? Is your business ready to explode? Then the inaugural Hub City

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Point3 Security
IT and Cybersecurity

Baltimore’s Point3 Security is carving out a niche in a crowded cybersecurity market by helping small and middle-market companies find hackers quickly. The cybertech startup recently released its patent-pending application, entitled Odile. The system operates by hunting threats in technology, such as laptops, and detects attackers in route to critical information.

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Entrepreneurs

There are two things that startups founders don’t realize they need when opening a business: a way to market themselves and a mentor to help along the way. Luckily for those in the Baltimore region, there is one man available who can help with both. Henry Mortimer has been in

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EntrepreneursEvents

Three years ago, Early Light Media set out to help companies tell their stories through powerful videos that emphasize the human experience. The startup’s founders mastered the creative and technical side of a media company, but starting a business? That wasn’t in their wheelhouse. Thankfully, they chose to put roots down

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Tenable Network Security cyber
IT and Cybersecurity

Guest feature: Ethan Smith is the social media coordinator for Tenable Network Security. Follow Tenable on Facebook and Twitter. Since our founding in 2002, Tenable Network Security has been a Maryland-based company and we are proud to be part of a security industry that is growing in importance around the globe

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Pair Maryland Center for Entrepreneurship
Innovation & Tech

Guest feature: Brian Sheavly is the marketing director for the Howard County Economic Development Authority. Follow HCEDA on Facebook and Twitter. Maryland Center for Entrepreneurship (MCE) affiliate company Pair, an augmented reality startup founded by Air Force Academy grad and Iraq War Veteran Andrew Kemendo, has been selected to take part in

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Johns Hopkins University KUKA Aaward
EducationManufacturing

Chris Paxton is a PhD Candidate and a member of Team CoSTAR at Johns Hopkins University. Follow JHU on Facebook and Twitter. My team from Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore had the honor of receiving KUKA’s annual Innovation Award for our project CoSTAR, the Collaborative System for Task Automation and

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Maryland Women in Technology
IT and Cybersecurity

Women in technology are a driving force behind Maryland’s position as a technology powerhouse. In fact, Maryland ranks second among the states in the ratio of female to male workers in IT occupations (24%), according to ComTIA’s Cyberstates analysis. The national average for women who hold computer and mathematical positions

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