Tech Council of Maryland to Host Gubernatorial Candidate Forum

Democratic and Republican Candidates To Offer Their Visions for Tech & Life Sciences in Maryland

ROCKVILLE, Md.--()--The Tech Council of Maryland (TCM), Maryland’s largest technology trade association for life science and technology, will host a forum for Maryland’s gubernatorial candidates Monday, April 21, 2014 in Bethesda. Sponsored by AT&T and We Work for Health, the forum will provide business leaders a rare opportunity to hear the diverse field of candidates outline their positions on issues affecting technology and life sciences in Maryland, from innovation and tax policy to tech transfer and research and development. The event will be moderated by Dan Beyers, founding editor of Capital Business, the Washington Post’s weekly business newspaper.



Lt. Governor Anthony Brown (D) – participating
Attorney General Doug Gansler (D) - participating
Del. Heather Mizeur (D) - participating
Harford County Executive David Craig (R) - participating
Del. Ron George (R) - participating
Charles Lollar (R) – participating
Larry Hogan (R) - will not attend
Dan Beyers, Founding Editor of Capital Business (Moderator)


TCM Gubernatorial Candidate Forum on Technology & Life Sciences
Issues to include tax climate, innovation, research and development, support for emerging companies, and more.


Monday, April 21, 2014
7:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.


Bethesda North Marriott Hotel and Conference Center
5701 Marinelli Road
Bethesda, MD 20852

To register for this event, click here.



The Tech Council of Maryland (TCM) is the largest technology trade group serving the advanced technology and biotechnology communities of Maryland. TCM’s mission is to advocate for the interests of the technology community, further the role of technology in the Maryland economy, and nurture an environment where technology companies can collaborate, grow and succeed. For more information, visit


Wills & Associates Public Relations
Brad Wills, 240-752-7171

Release Summary

Tech Council of Maryland hosts Maryland gubernatorial candidates in forum to discuss issues impacting tech and life sciences sectors in the state.


Wills & Associates Public Relations
Brad Wills, 240-752-7171