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Upcoming Friday Programs

All meetings occur from 7:30-8:30 a.m. in the UT Outreach Center unless otherwise noted.
May 3 - Pat Sheehy, Tennessee Business Roundtable

May 10 - Joint Meeting with Leadership Huntsville & TVA
(This meeting will be from 8:00-9:30 a.m.)

May 17 - Jeff McCord, TN Department of Labor & Workforce Development

May 24 - No ETEC, Memorial Day Holiday
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Events


May 6 - Reception & Talk: Kai-Fu Lee, Former President of Google China
May 16 - TSBDC: Marketing on a Shoestring
May 17 - TN World Trade Week Celebration Luncheon
May 21 - TAEBC: Ask Me Anything Series with Energy CEOs
May 24 - TSBDC: Small Business Start-Up Seminar
May 29-30 - 2019 TVC National Summit

June 1 - Flatwater Tales Storytelling Festival Oak Ridge
June 4 - TSBDC: How to do business with the gov't & Gov't Contracting- 101-102 What’s Next?
June 5 - House Nuclear Cleanup Caucus
June 11-12 - DOE: Advanced Manufacturing Office Peer Review
June 17-18 - Decommissioning Strategy Forum
June 20 - TSBDC: Small business start-up seminar
June 21 - Millennial Nuclear Caucus

News

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Alexander's Energy Plan: The Dollars Are In The Details

If you’ve never heard of Senator Lamar Alexander’s "New Manhattan Project for Clean Energy," you’re hardly alone. Even as the "Green New Deal" keeps generating buzz, this recently revived 2008 proposal has been largely ignored, except by a handful of fellow senators mostly on the other side of the aisle. DOE Secretary Rick Perry expressed initial support for the plan in hearings.
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OPIOIDS

How the Energy Dept. Helps Fight the Opioid Crisis

President Trump recently spoke about America's opioid crisis at the Rx Drug Abuse and Heroin Summit in Atlanta. DOE, through its work at the National Laboratories and its partnership with other federal agencies, is providing a range of advanced scientific and technological tools to combat the opioid epidemic.
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TN Triangle of Biotech Innov

Tennessee’s Triangle of Biotech Innovation

There’s a triangle of teamwork in the state of Tennessee that’s developing the future of targeted therapeutics. The UTHSC College of Medicine and Pharmacy, along with ORNL are combining efforts and expertise to create breakthrough treatments for kidney disease – an extraordinary scientific and academic effort that’s already attracting commercial biotech interest.
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Workers Prepare Centrifuge Complex for Demolition

Workers are preparing to tear down a complex that will help successfully complete OREM's Vision 2020, an ambitious goal to finish all demolitions at ETTP by the end of 2020. The K-1200 Centrifuge Complex is comprised of several facilities constructed between 1975 and 1985 and spanning more than 235,000 square feet.
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ETEC Board Chair Featured in Teknovation Articles

The Founder, President and Chief Executive Officer of Acato Information Management LLC, and current Chair of the ETEC Board of Directors, is one of a handful of very successful Oak Ridge-based female business executives who have thrived in the government subcontracting world.
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HME FEMA Award

HME, Inc. Receives Dept. Homeland Security Small Business Award

HME, Inc has received the 2019 Department of Homeland Security Small Business Achievement Award in recognition of its outstanding work supporting the DHS mission at the Center for Domestic Preparedness in Anniston, Ala. Only 16 companies received the award this year.
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Meeting Sponsor

Thank you to the Tennessee Valley Corridor for sponsoring the Friday morning meetings in May.

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