Life Science Tennessee’s  Beer & Biotech

May 24 – Knoxville  at the Elkmont Exchange Brewery & Eating House

Each month, our members and friends socialize at a local pub or brewery to network with each other, idea share and hear about the latest life science news from interesting speakers.
Tennessee Valley Corridor Summit

May 29 – Oak Ridge

The Tennessee Valley Corridor will convene its 23rd annual National Summit at the CNS Y-12 New Hope Center, May 29-31, 2018, in cooperation with Rep. Chuck Fleischmann of Tennessee. The theme of the Summit will be, The TVC: Connecting People, Ideas & Opportunities.

Life Science Tennessee – HHS Startup Day Nashville

June 6 – Nashville

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has embarked on a multi-city “Startup Day” tour, opening the organization’s doors to startups and entrepreneurs in the major technology hubs across the country. The goal is to demystify the vision, priorities, and process of working with the federal government. Further, attendees learn simple and actionable ways to engage with HHS.
Launch Tennessee: 36 | 86 Entrepreneurship Festival

Aug 29 & 30 – Nashville

36|86 Entrepreneurship Festival is the place where entrepreneurs and investors connect. And this year 36|86 will offer multiple tracks for entrepreneurs, investors and ecosystem builders with actionable programming for each to Build, Scale and Execute on goals.

TBA: 2018 NSF I-Corps Regional

Kickoff (coming Fall 2018)
An intensive two-week program designed by I-Corps South to help individuals who are interested in commercializing their research. Participation in NSF I-Corps has been shown to increase the success rate in being awarded an SBIR grant.