Registration is filling up for our largest event of the year- the new regional conference, TechEDGE that will take place in downtown Lynchburg May 15. We don’t want you to miss out on this gathering of local movers and shakers as we come together to explore how technology will shape the Region 2000 economy in the years ahead.
With a line up of strategic regional and statewide panelists, local technology leadership awards, and extended networking we believe TechEDGE will follow in the tradition of our past annual awards gatherings as a premiere event for the entire technology, business and education community.
Awards will be presented in the following categories:
- Innovator of the Year
- STEM Educator of the Year
- Technology Company of the Year
- Entrepreneur of the Year
Speakers will include:
- Dr. Jo Ellen Parker, Sweet Briar College
- Mr. Rubens Marcilio Jr., Liberty University
- Michael Drzal, LeClair Ryan
- Jim Flowers, Virginia Tech
STEM Education Session:
- Margaret “Meg” Smith, Virginia Teacher of the Year
- Dr. John Capps, Central VA Community College
- Elizabeth Creamer, Commonwealth of Virginia
- Mr. Des Black , AREVA
- David Ihrie, Virginia’s CIT
- Michael Pirron, Impact Makers
- Bob Donahoe, Rhodes Donahoe, P.C.
We are also offering a chance for Tech Council member organizations and STEM education focused groups to become exhibitors during our evening Networking Reception. Contact Jonathan Whitt if interested: firstname.lastname@example.org or 434-847-1447