Be our Guest…
July 20, 2018
Homer Fisher Room, UT Outreach Center
Dr. Douglass was Founder and served as the Chairman of the Board of CTI Molecular Imaging, Inc., a public company that specialized in the development, production and distribution of products and services for the medical diagnostic imaging market from 1983 to 2005 when it was acquired by Siemens. Dr. Douglass played an integral role in the development and commercialization of positron emission tomography (PET) and its development globally.
DOE’s Oak Ridge Reservation is an economic engine for the state of Tennessee. Studying the effects of DOE’s investment in Tennessee in fiscal year 2017, the report examines job creation, state GDP growth, private-sector procurements, payroll and pension disbursement, state and local tax contributions, community development, as well as the ripple effects of this spending. Click here to view the report and more details.
Call for Nominations
ETEC is now accepting nominations for the 2018 Muddy Boot Awards and Postma Young Professional Medals. Please visit the nominations page for details and a submission form. A list of objectives, criteria, and a list of past winners is available on the Muddy Boot Award and Postma Young Professional Medal pages. The deadline for nominations is August 17, 2018. Nominations may be submitted online, via email, or mail.
Nuclear Suppliers Workshop
Registration is open for ETEC’s 2nd Annual Nuclear Suppliers Workshop. The event will be held on Tuesday, October 2, 2018 at Oak Ridge National Laboratory. The focus of this day-long workshop will be on manufacturing opportunities in the Southeastern United States around small modular reactors, next generation nuclear technology, nuclear medicine and national security programs. A hosted reception will follow the event. Click here to register and for more information.
Organized in 1973, the East Tennessee Economic Council (ETEC) is an independent, regional, non-profit membership organization dedicated to supporting the federal government’s missions in Oak Ridge as well as encouraging new opportunities to fully utilize the highly-skilled talent, cutting-edge technologies and unique facilities that make up the federal reservation, the University of Tennessee complex, and the TVA region.