Annual Meetings

The Mass. High Tech Council’s 2021 Annual Meeting

The Massachusetts High Technology Council’s Annual Meeting is the region’s premier forum for leaders from business, government, and academia to convene, collaborate, and advance initiatives that drive the collective success of our technology sector and Commonwealth.

The Council celebrated its 44th anniversary with a virtual Annual Meeting on June 29, 2021, at 9:00 AM with the generous support of host and producer MilliporeSigma.

The 2021 Annual Meeting featured:

    • Presentation of the 2021 Ray Stata Leadership and Innovation Award to two Massachusetts-based individuals directly responsible for the phenomenal research and development of two COVID-19 vaccines
    • Comments from outgoing Mass. High Tech Chair Udit Batra, Ph.D., CEO of Waters Corp., and incoming Chair and Vice-Chair, Robert Reynolds, CEO of Putnam Investments, and John T.C. Lee, Ph.D., CEO of MKS Instruments
    • Keynote address from Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker and remarks from U.S. Representative and Chairman of U.S. House Ways and Means Committee, Richard Neal (D-MA)

A special Council thank you to our 2021 Annual Meeting sponsors:

  • UKG: Presenting Sponsor
  • EY: Ray Stata Leadership and Innovation Award Sponsor
  • PTC: Keynote Speaker Sponsor
  • Putnam Investments: Guest Speaker Sponsor
  • Analog Devices
  • Brooks Automation
  • Chelsea Clock
  • Creation Technologies
  • McKinsey & Company
  • MKS Instruments
  • Onto Innovation
  • The Pagliuca Family Foundation
  • People’s United Bank
  • Suffolk Construction
  • Thermo Fisher Scientific

Leaders of Massachusetts’ Innovation Economy

Leaders of Massachusetts’ innovation economy have much to accomplish in the next few years.

The Council distinguishes itself by specializing in complex, multi-year public policy strategies in support of conditions that protect and enhance the resiliency and long-term strength of the Massachusetts economy.

Learn more, contact Chris Anderson.