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03/19/2012
  Council President Roger Berliner address a joint meeting between the Chamber's Legislative Affairs and Economic Development Committees. Legislative Affairs Committee Vice-Chair Joshua Bokee, Comcast, and Economic Development Committee Vice-Chair Bill Robertson, Adventist HealthCare, welcomed Council President Roger Berliner for their joint meeting to discuss the County Budget, which was introduced by the County Executive on March 15. Council President Berliner opened the meeting by... Read More
03/13/2012
  WSSC General Manager and CEO Jerry Johnson fields questions from the Infrastructure and Land Use Committee Committee Vice-Chair Gus Bauman took attendance and welcomed the committee. He introduced WSSC General Manager & CEO Jerry Johnson. Johnson introduced WSSC to the committee by explaining its mission and vision statement. He discussed facts about the WSSC’s history and strategic priorities. WSSC serves nearly 1.8 million people and has approximately 1,600 employees. He... Read More
02/23/2012
  Recap: U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission Small Business Seminar and Matchmaking Event, August 23, 2012 The Montgomery County of Chamber of Commerce Government Contracting Network (GovConNet) is pleased to announce the first Annual Small Business Seminar and Matchmaking Event at the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission. With over 200 attendees, small business people listen to the NRC leadership on the vision and priorities of U.S. NRC at its Headquarters in Rockville, MD. This... Read More
02/16/2012
Denise Graveline discusses social media with the Small Business Committee Vice-Chair Judy Stephenson, OfficePro called the meeting to order and introduced Denise Graveline from Don’t Get Caught Communications. Graveline spoke about a number of different growing social media platforms including twitter, facebook, LinkedIn, and Pinterest. She discussed the different audiences for all of those social media platforms and how to best address the demographic groups that socialize there. She... Read More
02/14/2012
  Planning Board Member Casey Anderson and Committee Vice-Chair Gus Bauman discuss planning issues. Committee Vice-Chair Gus Bauman took attendance and welcomed the committee. He introduced Casey Anderson, a member of the Montgomery County Planning Board. Casey Anderson led the discussion on current agenda items for the Montgomery County Planning Board. He began by discussing the plans for a County-wide Rapid Transit Vehicle (RTV) system. While praising the intent of the new system, he... Read More
02/09/2012
    University System of Maryland Vice Chancellor for Government Relations PJ Hogan speaks to the Economic Development Committee about the Maryland Innovation Initiative   Vice-Chair Bill Robertson welcomed the committee and introduced University System of Maryland Vice Chancellor for Government Relations and former State Senator PJ Hogan. Hogan discussed Governor O’Malley’s proposed Maryland Innovation Initiative.   Hogan explained that the idea... Read More
02/08/2012
  2012 NIST Industry Day Held on the Gaithersburg Campus on February 8, 2012   More than 600 local business leaders came out to the U.S. Department of Commerce’s National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) headquarters, on February 8, 2012, to gain valuable insights on how to successfully do business with NIST and the federal government. This was the second NIST Industry Day sponsored by Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce GovConNet. This was a rare... Read More
01/26/2012
Dr. Joshua Sharfstein, Secretary, Maryland Department of Health & Mental Hygiene RECAP:  Health IT Forum Jan. 26, 2012  Topic: Medical Records - A Focus on Standards and Implementation Speakers from the Maryland Department of Health & Mental Hygiene, Chesapeake Regional Information System for Our Patients (CRISP) and Voluntis presented to over 120 participants on the topic of Medical Records - A Focus on Standards and Implementaion.  The... Read More

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