For those of you who weren’t able to make it out last week, our first Reverse Pitch event went off with a bang. Nearly 130 people turned out to hear four local organizations pitch problems they’re willing to pay startups to solve. While the event [...]
"A recent visit to Chattanooga, Tenn. convinces me that U.S. cities—particularly small and medium-sized ones—can take multiple paths to unleashing their distinct innovative economies. In designating a 140-acre enclave in the heart of their downtown as an innovation district, Chattanooga has built strategically on three critical assets—quality place making, unusual anchor institutions, and a highly collaborative innovation ecosystem."
Accelerator to target additive manufacturing, smart grid and healthcare industries CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (December 19, 2013) – The Company Lab (CO.LAB) today announced that Additive Manufacturing (3D printing), Healthcare and Smart Grid Development will be the three focus areas of GIGTANK 2014, an annual entrepreneurial accelerator [...]
Who knew Chattanooga was an Intelligent Community? We did. Chattanooga’s nomination to the Intelligent Community Forum’s (ICF) 2011 Top Seven Intelligent Communities of the Year is an honor to be sure. The ICF’s Top Seven are communities around the world that provide a model of [...]
Presented by: How do I submit my idea? Fill out the application below or click here! What is it? Will This Float? is a celebration of the creative and entrepreneurial spirit of Chattanooga! We'll have good food, good beer, good music and innovative start-up ideas. [...]