USM Regents Committees on Finance, Economic Development to Meet June 11
Adelphi, Md. (June 9, 2015) -- The University System of Maryland
(USM) Board of Regents Committee on Finance and the Committee on Economic
Development and Technology Commercialization will hold separate meetings on
Thursday, June 11 at the University of Baltimore.
meetings will be held in the Hilda and Michael Bogomolny Room (5th
floor) of the Student Center at the University of Baltimore (UB), located at 21
W. Mt. Royal Avenue, Baltimore, MD.
At 10 a.m., the Committee on Finance will vote
publicly on whether to reconvene in closed session. In closed session, the
committee would consider items specifically exempted in the Open Meetings Act
from public consideration. Those items are property acquisitions in the City of
Baltimore; the awarding of a contract for the provision of serial
subscriptions; and the awarding of a contract for facilities and equipment
session is scheduled to begin at 10:30 a.m., with a vote on the fiscal year
(FY) 2017 capital budget request and FY 2017-2021 capital improvement program. Other
action items before the committee include the FY 2016 system-funded
construction program request and a bond resolution for auxiliary facility and tuition
revenue bonds. The full agenda and supporting materials are here.
Committee on Economic Development and Technology Commercialization will meet in
public session at 12:20 p.m. The committee will hear information items on a
featured start-up (VisiSonics Corporation); the Maryland Economic Development
and Business Climate Commission; University of Maryland Innovation District;
and new initiatives through UM Ventures at the University of Maryland, College
Park (UMCP). VisiSonics Corporation, founded by UMCP Department of Computer
Science faculty members and experienced entrepreneurs, has developed technology
capable of creating a realistic presentation of sound 3-D space.
The full agenda
and supporting materials are here.
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.
directions and parking options in the UB campus area can be found here.
Contact: Mike Lurie