Catching up on Chattanooga
BBC World Service Features Chattanooga
The BBC World Service takes an in-depth look at Chattanooga as "The High Speed City."
ORNL Opening Chattanooga Office
One of America's biggest research labs, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, will soon open an office in downtown Chattanooga. 

We hope the move will spur growth in our Innovation District and bring the powerful research based assets of ORNL to local business, entrepreneurs, researchers and students.

Innovation Happy Hour:
All Roads Lead to The Edney
Come brainstorm with us about the intersection of brand, innovation and community life. Local design leaders with Widgets & Stone, The Official Studio, Matt Greenwell of UTC, and 26 Tools will lead simple design exercises and coexploration of how a brand, and an innovation district, might shape our city.  

Wednesday, June 8, 5PM - 7PM
1,000+ Tech Goes Home CHA Graduates
We're excited to share that Tech Goes Home CHA has graduated over 1,000 participants from across Hamilton County! We also had our largest graduation celebration at the Edney this month, with over 120 people in attendance. We're looking forward to a busy summer heading into our sixth session.  
Morehead-Cain Scholars Visit Chattanooga
Chattanooga was selected to participate in an exciting visiting scholars program this summer, the UNC Chapel Hill Morehead-Cain Scholars Civic Collaboration Program. 

The six scholars will be based at the Edney Innovation Center and will be working on ways to measure the overall progress and impact of the Innovation District.  The scholars arrived May 15 and will reside in Chattanooga for two months.

  Meet the Scholars »
Mozilla Awards Gigabit Community Grants
Mozilla awarded three Gigabit Community grants to The Enterprise Center to further education initiatives in Chattanooga. 

The grants were for scaling the 4K Microscope pilot at STEM Chattanooga, partnering with PEF to take the 4K Aquarium/streaming into Hamilton County classrooms, and working with a developer to create a Virtual Reality Language Learning software.