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Driving Innovation & Technology in Minnesota

The Minnesota High Tech Association (MHTA) is a nonprofit science and technology association united in fueling Minnesota’s prosperity and making Minnesota a top five science and technology state. We bring together the people of Minnesota’s science and technology ecosystem and lead the way in bringing science and technology issues to leaders at Minnesota’s Capitol and Washington, D.C.

MHTA is the only membership organization that represents Minnesota’s entire innovation-based economy. Our members include organizations of every size − involved in virtually every aspect of technology creation, production, application and education in Minnesota. Our members cover the spectrum of technology — IT, advanced manufacturing, bio and life sciences, advanced manufacturing, energy and edu-tech fields — and range from some of the world’s leading corporations to small and growing startups. Once an organization joins MN High Tech, all of its employees become members.

Upcoming Events

Feb 06

2020 CIO Forums

February 6 @ 7:30 am - 9:30 am
Feb 11

2020 WLiT

February 11 @ 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Feb 27


February 27 @ 8:00 am - 3:30 pm

Tickets are now on sale!


MHTA President and CEO Jeff Tollefson

Workforce Solutions: A Q&A with Jeff Tollefson

This year’s TechTalent event promises to help attendees think about how we inspire people to enter STEM careers, how we more effectively hire them now and in the future, and how we retain them at our companies and here in Minnesota.

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Target and MN’s Tech Workforce: A Q&A with Jake Krings

Jake Krings is the Senior Director of Digital Apps Technology at Target. On Thursday Feb. 27 Krings will join fellow tech leaders in our community at the TechTalent Conference, to discuss their approach to inspiring, hiring and retaining a stronger Minnesota workforce. This Q&A gives a little sample of what’s to come

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