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Chip Laingen is the Executive Director of Defense Alliance which is a regional innovation cluster based in the Twin Cities that helps small technology businesses in 38 states with their commercialization and business development. He is on the Advisory Committee for Full Stack Saint Paul, Cyber Security Summit and Midwest Cleantech Open; and previously served on the executive commission of the Minnesota Science & Technology Authority, the AirSpace MN and Robotics Alley Advisory Committees, and was selected as an Executive Fellow for the University of Minnesota’s Center for Integrative Leadership in 2012. In 2011 he joined the graduate faculty at the University of Minnesota’s Technological Leadership Institute where he teaches Risk Communications and Policy for Security.