March 4, 2022
Speaker Adrienne Jones and the House Chair of a special Committee outlined their plans for a multi-bill cybersecurity initiative. County partners, both elected and from the IT community, joined the announcement and welcomed the framework to strengthen both preparedness and response resources for the State and local governments.

Conduit Street has your coverage, as Maryland responds to this ever increasing public sector threat.
Conduit Street Podcast

On the latest episode of the Conduit Street Podcast, Anne Arundel Community College Business Professor Shad Ewart joins Kevin Kinnally and Michael Sanderson to discuss the business and policy of cannabis.

Learn why public health, social equity, local reinvestment, tax and license structures, entrepreneurial opportunities, and economic development remain at the forefront of the discussion as state lawmakers consider how to best foster the growth of a responsible and legitimate cannabis industry.

Professor Shad Ewart is an expert on cannabis policy and designed and developed the first course to explore the entrepreneurial opportunities created by the legalization of cannabis for medical use in Maryland.

The Conduit Street Podcast is available on major platforms like Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, and online.
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