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The Howard Tech Council is the epicenter of the local tech community. Our active and engaged membership base spans a variety of industries, providing members with access to a diverse collection of organizations.

Founded around the principles of Engage, Collaborate, Learn, and Lead, the HTC is much more than just networking, it is a place for both you and your business to grow. We balance our offerings with a platform of programs, such as our monthly networking events that are targeted to help you grow your business, as well as educational programs to help you grow as a business leader. Our roundtables, affinity groups and semi-monthly MCE Speaker Series are great places to connect and learn from other experienced business professionals in Howard County’s innovative, diverse and thriving technological ecosystem.

No matter what stage your organization is in, engaging in the Howard Tech Council is a great investment of your time and money.

Learn more about how you can get involved in the HTC today by clicking on the links below.


Join the Howard Tech Council

A Howard Tech Council Membership is a great way to invest in your company. As one of the most vibrant tech councils in Maryland, the HTC provides organizations of all sizes with direct access to the thriving Howard County tech community.

Some benefits of membership are:

  • Reduced and/or complementary registrations
  • Access to prime/large company small business outreach programs
  • Business and networking assistance
  • Free or reduced fee access to conference room resources at the MCE
  • More…

See more benefits of becoming an HTC Membership and find out How to Join…


Engage. Collaborate. Learn. Lead.

At the HTC we believe that engagement, collaboration, education and leadership are the keys to the health and success of tech community. This is why we focus our efforts around providing our members with the quality opportunities that they need to grow their business and themselves.

See all the opportunities to connect and grow with the Howard Tech Council...


Support the Howard Tech Council

Choosing to support the Howard Tech Council is a great way to increase your brand recognition among the Howard tech community. Our diverse menu of opportunities makes event sponsorship accessible to organizations of all sizes.

For companies looking to support the HTC throughout the year we offer Mission Supporter sponsorships, providing an elevated level of engagement and visibility throughout the year.

See how you can build your brand through the Howard Tech Community…

 

 

HoCo CISO

The Chief Information Security Officer “In-Residence” program known as “HOCO CISO” is based at the Maryland Center for Entrepreneurship (MCE). This first of its kind program is designed to address the needs of residents of the MCE along with the more than 200 member companies of the Howard Tech Council (HTC) who do not have their own Chief Security or Privacy officer.

Get Involved

Founded around the principles of Engage, Collaborate, Learn, and Lead, the HTC is much more than just networking, it is a place for both you and your business to grow.