USM Board of Regents Committees on Finance, Economic Development Meet January 26

Adelphi, Md. (Jan. 23, 2012) -- The University System of Maryland (USM) Board of Regents Committees on Finance and Economic Development  and Technology Commercialization will meet on Thursday, January 26 on the second floor of the University of Maryland University College (UMUC) Inn and Conference Center.

The Committee on Finance will meet in executive session at 10 a.m. The public session of the meeting is scheduled to convene at 10:45 a.m. in Rooms 2100/2102/2104. The sole item on the public agenda is a presentation of the facilities master plan for the University of Maryland, College Park.

The Committee on Economic Development and Technology Commercialization will meet in executive session at 12:05 p.m. It is scheduled to begin its public session at 12:45 p.m. in the same location, Rooms 2100/2102/2104.

The committee will vote on whether to proceed with conducting an economic impact study for the USM. The committee also will hear an update on STEM workforce production and discuss licensing strategies for private industry sponsored research.

Background information and full agendas are available at  Sign language interpreters and/or other appropriate accommodations for eligible individuals with disabilities will be provided upon request. Please call 301.445.2756 (voice) or 301.314.7683 (TTY/ITT) for special arrangements.

Parking for the meeting will be available in UMUC's Inn and Conference Center garage. For driving directions, visit:



Contact: Mike Lurie
Phone: 301.445.2719