Rural economic development just got a big boost with an announcement yesterday by Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam, assuming the General Assembly goes along with his proposal. The Tennessee Broadband Accessibility Act, along with the Governor’s proposed budget, is designed to increase broadband access to Tennessee’s unserved citizens. The state currently ranks 29th in the U.S. for broadband access, with 34 percent of rural Tennessee residents lacking access at recognized minimum standards. Read more here.
East Tennessee Economic Council "After Hours"
- Ts117, 701 Scarboro Road, Oak Ridge
- Apr 24 2019
Webinar of DoD SBIR and STTR Program
- Apr 25 2019
"All American Makers" Knoxville Edition
- Pellissippi State Community College’s Hardin Valley Campus
- May 02 2019
Startup Tri-Cities "Pitches and Pints"
- VENUE at the King’s Centre, Johnson City
- May 09 2019
Tennessee Valley Corridor National Summit
- UT Chattanooga
- May 29 2019