USM Regents Committee on Economic Development and Technology Commercialization Meets Dec. 1

Adelphi, Md. (Nov. 23, 2011) -- The University System of Maryland (USM) Board of Regents Committee on Economic Development and Technology Commercialization will meet in public session at 4 p.m. on Thursday, December 1.

The meeting will be held in the Board Room, 14th floor of the Saratoga Building at the University of Maryland, Baltimore. The building is located at 220 North Arch Street, Baltimore, MD.

The committee will discuss approaches for conducting an economic impact study for the USM and tracking the formation of new companies and associated jobs. In addition, the committee will explore an initiative to enhance technology transfer commercialization and review progress on the Report of the Cyber Security Task Force.

The meeting was rescheduled from its initial date of November 17. After the public meeting, the committee will meet in executive session. The agenda and supporting materials are available at

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 is available in the Saratoga Garage, also located at 220 North Arch Street in Baltimore. For driving directions to UMB and a campus map, click on


Contact: Mike Lurie
Phone: 301.445.2719