mikebrennan

About Mike Brennan

Founder of Michigan News Network, and serves as CEO, as well as Editor & Publisher of MITECHNEWS.COM. Brennan has worked since 1980 as a technology writer at newspapers in New York, NY, San Jose, CA., Seattle, WA., Memphis, TN., Detroit, MI., and London, England. He co-founded and served as managing editor of Pacific Rim News Service (SEATTLE), which developed a network of more than 100 freelance journalists in 17 Asia-Pacific countries.

Kathleen Norton-Schock Updates Fall Calendar For MCWT

ANN ARBOR - Kathleen Norton-Schock returns for her monthly updates of all the events scheduled for fall at the Michigan Council of Women in Technology. In November the "IT Prom" returns, one of the biggest networking and fund raising events of the year. To learn more, click on MCWT https://youtu.be/C3tu4vzevDo

Terry Bean Produces TEDxDetroit 2022 At the Detroit Music Hall Oct 26

DETROIT - Terry Bean, who created Motor City Connect and built it into 10,000 followers, is once again creating TEDxDetroit, an in-person power networking event that features the best Motor City has to offer in Technology, Entertainment and Design. It is scheduled for Oct. 26 at the Music Hall in Detroit. Tickets until Sept. 30

By |2022-09-27T09:14:33-04:00September 26th, 2022|Entrepreneurs, mitechtv|

MITech TV: Cybersecurity And The Grid, MCWT, TEDTalk, Selling To Cannabis Businesses

On MITech TV Sept. 26 at 2 pm, Matt Kurpinski, CIO at ITC Holdings talks about cybersecurity and the grid. October is Cyber security awareness month. Kathleen Norton-Schock talks all things MCWT. Terry Bean updates details for his TEDTalk. Dan Keelan, publisher of MIMarijauanaReport introduces new sponsorship package for business service and product companies that

By |2022-09-26T19:52:26-04:00September 25th, 2022|Podcasts|

Four20 Post Live Looks At Cultivator Licenses, Interim CRA Director

ANN ARBOR -  On Four20 Post Live Sept. 21 we celebrated the first day of autumn by exploring whether cannabis cultivator licenses, now unlimited, should be capped. Joining us on the show was Jim Conner, CEO of MJVerdant, a cannabis cultivation company. In the second half hour the team discussed the interim Cannabis Regulatory Agency

By |2022-09-22T07:33:36-04:00September 22nd, 2022|Marijuana Business, mitechtv, News|

Global Auto Mobility And MiTech News Partner On Industry 4.0 Survey

DETROIT - MITechNews.Com has partnered with Global Auto Mobility  on an Industry 4.0 Survey that is intended to gauge interest in such areas as AV, EVs, battery technology, robots & drones, space & aviation, and industrial automation. We'd appreciate you taking a few moments out of your day to complete the survey so we can provide our

By |2022-09-20T12:21:22-04:00September 20th, 2022|Featured, Industry 4.0|

Inaugural Michigan Tech Week Coming to Detroit’s Gem Theatre Oct. 12 and 13

DETROIT — Detroit’s iconic Gem Theatre will host the state’s first Michigan Tech Week Oct. 12 and 13. Michigan Tech Week will consist of two full days of premier events to celebrate Michigan’s high-growth tech ecosystem. “Michigan Tech Week will bring together major stakeholders in Michigan’s tech ecosystem to collaborate with hundreds of attendees and

By |2022-09-20T11:35:26-04:00September 20th, 2022|Entrepreneurs|

Michigan Capital Network Expands Fund IV to Meet Growing Investor Interest

GRAND RAPIDS – Michigan Capital Network has submitted filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission to increase the total investment amount of its Fund IV from $25 million to $35 million.  MCN is the state’s largest association of regional angel investing groups and the management entity for four venture capital funds.  “This expansion reflects the

By |2022-09-20T08:13:31-04:00September 20th, 2022|Entrepreneur, Entrepreneurs|

Ann Arbor Residents Encouraged To Join Race To Zero Home Energy Challenge

ANN ARBOR - Ann Arbor residents are invited to participate in a multi-week challenge to reduce their energy consumption, save money and win prizes.  The challenge, known as the Resident Race to Zero Home Energy Challenge is an opportunity for residents to learn how they can improve their homes' energy efficiency and health while reducing their

By |2022-09-26T08:45:52-04:00September 19th, 2022|ESD|

Report: More Than 1 Million US Properties To Be Swallowed By The Sea By 2100

PRINCETON N.J. - By 2100 more than 1 million properties in 24 states and Washington DC worth more than $100 billion are projected to be at least partly submerged at high tide. By 2050, as many as 4.4 million acres are projected to fall below the high tide line nationwide. Four states—Louisiana, Florida, North Carolina, and Texas—account

By |2022-09-20T14:09:50-04:00September 19th, 2022|Climate Change, Science|