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Innov865 at ETEC

  • Join us to hear about all that happened during the Innov865 Week.
  • Kelly Tiller, President & CEO of Genera Energy will talk about their big news. Genera is also the featured presenter and the Innov865 Traction Award winner.
  • And, we will meet a Startup Day award winner.

September 23, 2022

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

UT Outreach Center in Oak Ridge & on Zoom

Hybrid Friday Meeting Details:

In-Person (Registration not Needed):

Meetings are held in the UT Outreach Center in Oak Ridge. Attendees are no longer required to wear masks but may do so at their discretion.
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Virtual Attendees (Please Register):

To participate in the meeting via Zoom, register for this and future upcoming Friday meetings with the link below:
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* Please note: September 23 is the last Friday to use the link below to register. Watch this spot in the newsletter next week for the NEW link. *

Meeting Sponsor

Thank you to Scientific Sales for sponsoring the Friday morning meetings in September.
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Upcoming ETEC Friday Meetings

September 30 - Featured Fridays with the ETEC Board (All members and their guests are welcome to attend)
October 7 - ORNL's Innovation Crossroads 6th Cohort


After Work with ETEC

Connecting Emerging & Established Professionals

These quarterly in-person events are perfect for both established and early career professionals in the Knoxville-Oak Ridge region.

Tom Rogers, UT Research Park at Cherokee Farm President and CEO will give an update on recent activity and introduce you to several existing tenants in the Park. The event is free and will include food, drinks, and networking. Thanks to Navarro Research & Engineering for sponsoring this After Work with ETEC event.
After Work - UT Research Park
Wednesday, October 19
5:00 – 6:30 pm
UT Research Park at Cherokee Farm
Institute of Advanced Materials and Manufacturing (IAMM) Building

Click here for more info and to RSVP

Regional/Partner Events

More Info: ETEBA BOTC - The Energy Technology & Environmental Business Association's 2022 Business Opportunities & Technical Conference will be held October 4-6 in person at the Knoxville Convention Center. The conference will focus on upcoming business opportunities with government agencies and prime contractors in the energy, environmental and defense markets. DOE will be hosting a half-day small business workshop as part of the agenda. Register here.


ETEC 2022 Award Nominations

ETEC is now accepting nominations for the 2022 Muddy Boot Award and Postma Young Professional Medal. Click here to learn more about the awards and here to learn about the nomination process. Nominations will be taken until September 23, 2022. The Awards will be presented at the ETEC Annual Meeting on December 15, 2022.

More News

Y-12 News


UCOR - alpha-4-2022


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DOE News

Biden-Harris Administration Announces Approval of First 35 State Plans to Build Out EV Charging Infrastructure Across 53,000 Miles of Highways, Tennessee Included

UT News

People News

Did You Know?

The Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, announced the launch of You Might Be Right, a new podcast series hosted by former Tennessee governors Phil Bredesen and Bill Haslam. Read More.
You might be right podcast
For more podcast suggestions, click here to see ETEC's list.


New Member

ETEC is pleased to welcome BlueDragon HCA as a new member.
BlueDragon helps organizations solve complex, human-centric problems using our Hyper-Integrated Causal Analysis (HCA) methodology. HCA was developed within the last decade to account for modern socio-technical work environments. We also teach organizations to solve problems using HCA through our online Learning Management System. Our clients include the Department of Energy, Westinghouse Electric Nuclear Division, the DOE National Laboratories, and the US Nuclear Weapons Complex.

Thinking about Joining?

• To learn more about ETEC and the Friday morning meetings, visit our website.
• To learn more about membership and to join, click here.

Already a Member?

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Weekly Wisdom

"Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower."
- Steve Jobs
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