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Jeff Tollefson named as Minnesota High Tech Association President

Jeff Tollefson, veteran technology leader and entrepreneur, named as Minnesota High Tech Association President

MINNEAPOLIS, July 8, 2019 — The Minnesota High Tech Association (MHTA) announced today that Jeff Tollefson will serve as its next president, effective August 5, 2019. Tollefson was most recently the chief strategic growth officer of Genesys Works, a $25 million workforce development non-profit, and is a well-known member of the Twin Cities technology community.

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July 8, 2019 | No Comments ›

Photos from Annual Spring Conference

A hearty thank you from MHTA to our Annual Spring Conference guest speakers, exhibitors, sponsors and volunteers—you packed a lot of  learning, meetups, demos and fun into one short day!    To all those who attended, we’re so glad you joined us.  Check out some photos from the day.

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May 14, 2019 | Comments Off on Photos from Annual Spring Conference

Annual Spring Conference Speaker Preview: Data Security in a Zero-Trust World

By Katie Walter for MHTA

I remember buying a car seat for my son and learning the term “side vehicle intrusion protection”: Whoa, wait, we have to think about how to protect our kid from a car busting through the structure of the rear passenger door and knocking him around?  And only one car seat does that? Yep, I’ll take a Britax Marathon, thank you very much. In fact, I’ll take two.

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April 29, 2019 | Comments Off on Annual Spring Conference Speaker Preview: Data Security in a Zero-Trust World

Get inspired by predictive and presumptive analytics at MHTA’s Annual Spring Meeting


Senthil Kumaran is CTO of virtuwell by HealthPartners. He’ll talk about why virtuwell uses data to forecast demand and how it produces better outcomes.

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April 22, 2019 | Comments Off on Get inspired by predictive and presumptive analytics at MHTA’s Annual Spring Meeting

MHTA Annual Spring Conference Speaker Preview: Anne Steiner pushes back on Agile processes

Anne Steiner will get provocative at the MHTA Annual Spring Conference May 9, when she digs into the critical missing piece in many Agile approaches. Here’s a preview of her talk:

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April 18, 2019 | Comments Off on MHTA Annual Spring Conference Speaker Preview: Anne Steiner pushes back on Agile processes