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Dr. Angelique Adams

Founder and CEO
Angelique Adams Media Solutions LLC


Topic: 3 Keys to Leading Innovation

Dr. Adams will share her key lessons learned from overseeing multimillion-dollar innovation portfolios at two of the world’s leading global metals producers (Alcoa and Aperam).
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Friday, September 10, 2021
In-person or on Zoom

7:30 - 8:30 a.m. (EDT)

The meeting will also include a special
announcement from Launch Tennessee.

ETEC's Friday In-Person / Online Meetings

Virtual Attendees (register):

Please register to attend the Zoom Friday morning meetings. Breakout rooms will be available afterward.

https://tennessee.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJMkcOuvrj0sGtH310HtTdFkG1Hk4G3sF3k0

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In-Person Attendees (registration not needed):

Meetings are held in the UT Outreach Center in Oak Ridge. The University has asked that masks be worn in all indoor spaces.
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Upcoming Friday Meetings

September 17 - EM Update with Jay Mullis, DOE OREM & Ken Rueter, UCOR
September 24 - ETEC Board of Directors (All members and their guests are welcome.)
October 1 - Dr. Vanessa Chan, U.S. Department of Energy

Meeting Sponsor

Thank you to Mesa Associates, Inc. for sponsoring the Friday morning meetings in September.
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Regional Events

Sept 9 - TSBDC: How to do business with the government, Part 2 / WEBINAR
Sept 9 - PTAC: Cybersecurity for DoD contractors: Planning for CMMC Level 3 Certification
Sept 13-15 - SBA: National Small Business Week Virtual Summit
Sept 15 - KTECH, WiT: Stress, Time Management & Resilience Virtual Workshop
Sept 15 - TSBDC: Startup Bootcamp for Entrepreneurs
Sept 22 - TSBDC: Intro to Accounting for Small Business Owners
Sept 28 - TSBDC: Lunch & Learn – Small Business Finance Strategies for Government Contractors
Oct 5 - Innov865: Startup Day 2021
Oct 6 - ARC: Appalachia Envisioned Virtual Conference

New Member

ETEC welcomes Tennessee Valley Asset Management Partners (TVAMP) as a new member.
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TVAMP helps clients get their financial house in order & make smart financial decisions. They believe managing finances ought to be easy and make things simple so clients can focus on what matters most and avoid expensive financial mistakes. TVAMP has seven CFP® professionals on their team and over 290 years of experience helping clients. Their services include retirement planning, investment management, estate planning, tax strategies, education savings, and foundation planning.

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Take a Tour of Y-12 & ORNL, Virtually

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DOE National Laboratories Offer Virtual Tours

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