- Associated Press - Thursday, August 14, 2014

FARGO, N.D. (AP) - Fargo is set to host the annual State of Technology conference on August 20.

The conference will feature discussions on digital and mobile imaging, health care operational intelligence, online marketing, mobile technology as well as an update on the Dakota Fiber Initiative. The Dakota Fiber Initiative is a project that aims to bring the fastest internet available to North Dakota.

Doug Burgum is the conference’s keynote speaker. Burgum is co-founder and general partner of Arthur Ventures, a Fargo-based venture capital firm.

The conference is being hosted by U.S. Sen. John Hoeven and the Fargo Moorehead West Fargo Chamber of Commerce.

The Fargo Moorehead West Fargo Chamber of Commerce is federation of 2,100 firms in North Dakota and Minnesota.