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About MTAM

MTAM is a non-profit trade association for Michigan’s mobile / wireless (connected) technologies industry and businesses in all industries utilizing those technologies. We are the first state-based mobile/wireless industry trade association in the U.S., and our mission is: • to facilitate conversation/collaboration between varied sectors of the mobile/wireless eco-system; serve as the bridge to enable diverse organizations to understand each other’s perspectives and needs in order to drive new innovation and opportunities involving these technologies; • to increase the use of, and demand for, Michigan-based mobile/wireless technology products and services in-state, nationally and globally; • to increase the productivity and profitability of every industry vertical in Michigan via the use of these technologies; • to create sustainable jobs and increased entrepreneurial opportunities in the state based on the use of these technologies, thereby achieving substantial growth of Michigan’s economy; • and to help the communities we serve via the use of these technologies. We are also the statewide producer of Mobile Monday Michigan – a mobile / wireless industry networking and education organization which is a branch of the international Mobile Monday organization based in Finland. Here in Michigan we currently have 4 chapters (Detroit, Ann Arbor, Lansing and Grand Rapids) with over 3000+ members statewide.

Do you have a disruptive technology solution in need of funding?

Do you have a #disruptive technology solution and currently seeking funding?  Submit your application for the TiECon Detroit 2017 Mobility Competition. The Mobility Competition is aimed at recognizing the top six second stage startups working on disruptive technologies in broad … Continue reading

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Nominations Open for MI Celebrates Small Business Awards

Nominations for the 2018 Michigan Celebrates Small Business awards program are officially open, including the ‘Michigan 50 Companies to Watch’ award! Why nominate a company for MCSB? Awardees of the program receive significant statewide exposure. The award says to customers, … Continue reading

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Kyyba Xcelerator and Bodman PLC Launching Pitch Club for Startups and Entrepreneurs

Kyyba Xcelerator, Bodman PLC and TiE Detroit will launch “Pitch Club,” a mentoring and funding series held across Michigan, at SPARK in Ann Arbor on Wednesday, September 27. Aimed at connecting the various ecosystems and smart zones throughout Michigan, each … Continue reading

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STEM@TIM reaches the Michigan Community

Michigan’s first STEM Career Showcase, produced by the Mobile Technology Association of Michigan (MTAM) and the MI STEM Partnership took place on Thursday, September 7th at the 1st annual Technology in Motion (TIM) Detroit event. Featuring exhibits such as Consumers … Continue reading

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Less than a Month to go to Mobile World Congress Americas!

There is less than a month left till the doors at Moscone Center open, and what a whirlwind it will be! MTAM is a media partner for the event and we, along with the team at GSMA, are looking forward … Continue reading

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Mobile Technology Association of Michigan (MTAM), Michigan STEM Partnership to Host STEM Career Showcase at Technology in Motion Detroit

Diversity of STEM-related career opportunities for high school and college students, career changers to be showcased with interactive exhibits, panels, expert speakers, videos The Mobile Technology Association of Michigan (MTAM), the Michigan STEM Partnership and Technology in Motion (TIM) announced … Continue reading

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Understanding the growth of the autonomous car market

Most of us are well aware of the on-going evolution of connected and autonomous vehicles and the way it will change our personal and business lives. Experts are predicting that autonomous vehicles will decrease accidents, improve fuel efficiency, decrease traffic … Continue reading

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Mobile Monday Detroit: Connected Mobility – Beyond the Car

Mobile Technology Association of Michigan’s Detroit Chapter of Mobile Monday Michigan explores connected mobility – beyond the car – to learn how Michigan is engaging in this high-growth area of connected technologies across all transportation sectors DETROIT, MI – Mobile … Continue reading

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Mobile Technology Association of Michigan (MTAM) Partners with Vision Mobile on 13th International Developer Survey

MTAM is again partnering with VisionMobile to seek input from mobile, IoT, desktop, cloud, web, AR/VR, machine learning and game developers DETROIT, MI – The Mobile Technology Association of Michigan (MTAM) is once again partnering with VisionMobile to seek developer … Continue reading

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Mobile Technology Association of Michigan (MTAM) Seeks Career Videos from Connected Tech-related STEM Professionals

MTAM is partnering with Michigan STEM Partnership and Inforum on an initiative to collect and share videos from STEM professionals to enable student awareness of, and encourage student participation in, STEM career opportunities DETROIT, MI – As part of the … Continue reading

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