You are invited to attend…


A workshop focused on giving companies insights for utilizing specialized research in big data analytics to improve manufacturing processes and productivity.

Organized by the East Tennessee Economic Council, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, the University of Tennessee’s Bredesen Center, and Information International Associates (IIA), this look into and discussion about the advancing manufacturing through big data analytics is an opportunity for manufacturers, legislative officials, economic development professionals, researchers, educators, and industry affiliates to collaborate on how advanced data sciences can be used in manufacturing processes to increase profit and productivity. (Click here to download the invitation flyer.)

Thursday, September 5, 2019
8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Thursday, August 22, Foreign Nationals/Non U.S. Citizens (This includes green card holders.)

Thursday, August 28, U.S. Citizens

Hosted at:
The Department of Energy’s
Manufacturing Demonstration Facility (MDF) at ORNL
Building 3, Room 112 A-C
2350 Cherahala Blvd.
Knoxville, TN 37932

The Day will include:

  • A demonstration of tools
  • Keynote presentations
  • Lunch
  • An optional tour of the MDF (Closed-toe shoes are required for the tour. The tour will be held from 5:00-5:30 p.m.)
  • Most importantly, specialized listening sessions to determine your challenges and solutions.

There is no cost to attend the workshop, however, RSVPs are REQUIRED in order to gain entrance to the MDF.

Join us to learn more about Advancing Manufacturing through Big Data Analytics and how it can affect this region and the State of Tennessee in an incredible way.

Questions? Contact Nicole Allen at