USM Regents Finance Committee and Committee on Economic Development and Technology Commercialization Meet Nov. 17
Adelphi, Md. (Nov.
15, 2011) -- The University System of Maryland (USM) Board of Regents
Committee on Finance will vote on the facilities master plan at Bowie State
University and the construction of a public safety building at Towson
University. The committee will also hear
a presentation on the USM opening fall enrollments.
The meeting will begin at 10 a.m. on Thursday, November 17
in Room 767 of the Albin O. Kuhn Library at the University of Maryland,
Baltimore County (UMBC). The committee will announce that it is reconvening in
closed, executive session before the scheduled resumption of the public meeting
at 11 a.m. in the open area of the 7th floor.
Background information and the
full agenda are available at http://www.usmd.edu/regents/agendas/fc111711.html.
At 12:00 noon, the Committee on
Economic Development and Technology Commercialization will meet in public
session at UMBC, also on the 7th floor of the Albin O. Kuhn Library.
The committee will discuss approaches for conducting an economic impact study
for the USM as well as tracking the formation of new companies and associated
The committee also will hear a
presentation from Dean G. Anandalingam of the Robert H. Smith School of
Business at the University of Maryland, College Park on opportunities to
strengthen engagement with the state's venture capital community. In addition,
the committee will review progress on the Report of the Cyber Security Task
Following the public meeting, the
committee will meet in executive session. The agenda and supporting materials
are at http://www.usmd.edu/regents/agendas/ (see committee listing).
Sign language interpreters and/or
appropriate accommodations for eligible individuals with disabilities will be
provided upon request. Please call 301.445.1901 (voice) or 301.314.7683 (TTY/ITT)
to make special arrangements.
Parking for attendees is available in the Walker
Avenue Garage, located off of Hilltop Circle on Walker Avenue. For driving
directions to UMBC and a campus map, click http://www.umbc.edu/aboutumbc/directions.php.
Contact: Mike Lurie