The 2018 Technology Councils of North America (TECNA) Conference will take place July 24-26 in downtown Des Moines, the Technology Association of Iowa (TAI) announced today. TECNA represents more than 50 IT and technology trade organizations comprised of more than 22,000 technology-related companies in North America. TAI board member and Des Moines entrepreneur Ben Milne will deliver the opening keynote presentation on July 25. “We’re excited to showcase the state of Iowa as a technology leader to our peers across the U.S., Canada and Mexico,” TAI President Brian Waller said. Registration and more information is available at