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Fort Detrick Alliance/FITCI Tech Showcase Virtual Event

October 29 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm


Celebrate the acceleration of technology between the labs at Fort Detrick and the Frederick business community. The 12th Annual Fort Detrick Alliance and FITCI Tech Showcase will be streamed, on October 29th at 4 p.m. LIVE, from the Frederick Innovative Technology Center!

This year’s event will feature a keynote speech from Brigadier General Michael J. Talley, Commanding General United States Army Medical Research and Development Command Fort Detrick, who will discuss the work the Fort has done in combatting COVID-19 and the technological innovations the military has developed to assist the pandemic. In addition to BG Talley’s speech, Frederick County Executive Jan Gardner, and City of Frederick Mayor Michael O’Connor will also speak at this notable event. Kathie Callahan Brady, FITCI CEO, will present The Edge community accelerator winner with a cash award and Jennifer Staiger, Fort Detrick Alliance President, will announce the winners of the Alliance’s Hoke Award, as well as an Innovator of the Year award.

There will be an exciting announcement from FITCI at the conclusion of this event!

Please note that this is an online event. A link to access the live stream will be emailed to you after you RSVP, as well as the day before the event.

Thank you to our sponsors: Tunnell Government Services, Frederick County, MD, Frederick County Office of Economic Development, City of Frederick and City of Frederick Department of Economic Development.



October 29
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
The City of Frederick is proud of its long relationship with Fort Detrick, and its allied federal agencies, and the important role it plays in the economic health of our community, and its strategic role in the health and safety of our nation. Our support for the Fort Detrick Alliance, as a founding sponsor, is a natural extension as we work to forge and sustain community partnerships, between the public and private sectors, for our mutual benefit.
Mayor Michael C. O’ConnorMayorThe City of Frederick

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