Maryland Computing Education Summits

2019 Maryland Computing Education Summit

When: Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Where: Student Center, Bowie State University

University System of Maryland Chancellor Robert L. Caret  

invites you to  

The Langenberg Lecture: Perspectives on Education featuring

Mr. Wes Bush

The Critical Partnership Between Higher Education, Students and Business in Building the New Economy

Wes Bush is Chairman of Northrop Grumman Corporation, a global aerospace and defense technology company, a position he has held since 2011. Bush previously served as Northrop Grumman’s Chief Executive Officer from 2010 through 2018. Prior to 2010, he served as the company’s President & Chief Operating Officer, Chief Financial Officer, and President of its Space Technology sector.

Prior to the acquisition of TRW by Northrop Grumman in 2002, Bush had served as President and Chief Executive Officer for TRW’s UK- based global Aeronautical Systems and as vice president of TRW Ventures. He joined TRW in 1987 in its space business, and prior to joining TRW, he held engineering positions with both the Aerospace

Corporation and Comsat Labs. Bush serves on the boards of several non-profit organizations including Conservation International, the Inova Health System, and the USO Board of Governors. He is a member of the National Academy of Engineering.

Bush serves on the Northrop Grumman Corporation Board of Directors, the General Motors Board of Directors, and the DowDuPont Materials Advisory Committee.


Schedule Overview
Time Theater Baltimore/Columbia Rooms Ballroom 1 Ballroom 2
8:00-9:00 Registration and Continental Breakfast
9:00-11:00 Keynote: Langenberg Lecture: Wes Bush, Northrop Grumman chairman and former CEO
11:10-12:00 Breakout #1 Student Panel MD HS CS standards Middle School Computational Thinking
12:00-12:55 Lunch
1:00-1:50 Breakout #2 Employer Industry Panel SCRUM Project Management with Students MD K-8 CS Standards Cybersecurity
2:00-2:50 Breakout #3 Diversity and inclusion Panel Out of School Providers Pre-service Programs High School AP CS
3:00-3:30 Closing


Previous Summits:

2018 Maryland Computing Education Summit
2017 Maryland Computing Education Summit
2016 Maryland Computing Education Summit
2013 Maryland Computing Education Summit