August 2020
The latest on innovation and entrepreneurship in Maryland
WEBINAR: Fueling an Innovation Ecosystem For Startups To Thrive

Start-up NASA and the Patent Portfolio 

What more can you ask for; space age technology, in an easy to search database, with pictures and abstracts, available for patent licensing and commercialization. Then there is 'Startup NASA' offering a license with no up-front costs for commercialization. You can hold on to your money. 

TEDCO Core Value Spotlight

We take responsibility for our actions and for adherence to our mission, and we ensure that this responsibility is ingrained throughout the organization. We measure our activities and report our outcomes to our stakeholders. We do the right thing.

Maryland Entrepreneurial Events
TEDCO's Prelude Pitch

Wednesday, August 12, 2020
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Email your pitch and executive summary to if you're interested.
AMA: Start-up Funding Options Available Now

Wednesday, August 12, 2020
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

The Business Models, Innovations, and Policies Needed to Build a Circular Economy

Thursday, August 13, 2020
1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

4th Annual Maryland Cybersecurity Awards Celebration

Wednesday, September 16, 2020
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

MEDA 2020 Annual Conference

September 21-22, 2020

Bio Innovation Conference

October 5, 2020

GBC's 65th Annual Meeting

October 14, 2020
Renaissance Baltimore Harborplace Hotel

In the News
TEDCO names Troy LeMaile-Stovall as new CEO

TEDCO taps two new executives as it begins to staff up

Maryland Innovation Initiative's portfolio company, ACTIVEcharge, participates in College Park's Maryland Energy Innovation Accelerator's first cohort

Why Advanced Biomanufacturing in Maryland is a Thriving Industry

MS Imaging Startup Among 8 Minority-owned Firms Earning Investment

TEDCO announces new CEO, new seed fund investments

Bowie Business Innovation Center Wins 2020 International Award for America’s first Accelerator for Minority Government Contractors

Medical device startup Protaryx raises $8.3M

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