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APL, IEEE co-host International Conference on Assured Autonomy

The Johns Hopkins Institute for Assured Autonomy (IAA), in partnership with the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory (APL) and Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), is launching the IEEE International Conference on Assured Autonomy (ICAA). The virtual conference will take place March 22-23. Advances in machine learning and artificial intelligence (AI) have shown promise in automating […]

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MCC opens nominations for Rising Star Award

The Maryland Chamber of Commerce (MCC) is asking the Maryland business community to nominate a Rising Star within their organizations. A Rising Star is a motivated stand-out employee, age 40 or under, who propels their company, colleagues and community to success. The winner of this award will be recognized at Inspire MD, the MCC’s flagship event, on May 12 at the Baltimore […]

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Hops & Harvest Festival returns

After a year-long hiatus due to the Covid-19 pandemic, CoFestCo has announced that the Hops & Harvest Festival will take place on Saturday, Oct. 2, at Merriweather Park at Symphony Woods. Now in its fifth year, the festival has quickly become a popular place to enjoy unlimited tastings of beer, wine and spirits while enjoying fresh […]

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The Business Monthly staff celebrates MDDC Press Association awards

The staff of The Business Monthly held a party on June 23, 2021 to celebrate their awards from the Maryland-Delaware-DC (MDDC) Press Association. Winning staff members are: Dan Medinger, Owner and Publisher George Berkheimer, Senior Writer Susan Kim, Staff Writer George Berkheimer, Senior Writer Regina Lasco, Advertising Coordinator and Social Media Dan Medinger, Owner and […]

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“Year of the Howard County Woman”

The Howard County Historical Society, in partnership with Visit Howard County, will hold a special kick-off event for the 2020 “Year of the Howard County Woman.” Honorary spokeswoman Liz Bobo, the only woman elected county executive, will give a presentation on Jan. 10 at 3 p.m. at Howard County Tourism, 8267 Main Street, Ellicott City. […]

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TEDCO announces Entrepreneur Expo for Oct. 29

The Maryland Technology Development Corp. (TEDCO) announced the lunchtime keynote speaker for its annual Entrepreneur Expo, to be held at The Hotel at University of Maryland, on Tuesday, Oct. 29: Linthicum-based Paragon BioServices’ and the University of Maryland, Baltimore’s Marco Chacón. Chacón, is the assistant vice president of industry alliances at the University of Maryland, […]

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HCIC to showcase Startup Grind

On July 31, Startup Grind Columbia will hold its third Annual Startup Showcase at the all new Howard County Innovation Center (HCIC). This event will draw 200-plus regional business-leaders to network and watch Mid-Maryland startups pitch their businesses for prizes. Startup Grind is an independent global community of more than 3.5 million passionate and creative […]

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Howard Public Works to host community meeting on Circuit Courthouse

Howard County’s Department of Public Works (DPW) will hold a community outreach meeting on Thursday, Feb. 21, from 6-8 p.m. in the cafeteria at Howard High School, 8700 Old Annapolis Road, Ellicott City, to share plans for the new Howard County Circuit Courthouse project. County employees and representatives from Edgemoor-Star America Judicial Partners will be […]