Technology Summit

November 2, 2023

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Get the “PULSE” of Knoxville area companies!
Find out how technology developments and changes to the way we work are impacting our local tech community.

Event Program

John McNeely headshot
Event Emcee

John McNeely

The McNeely Group | President & Co-Founder
John is an experienced information security professional and consultant on network security, information security, privacy, and compliance for accounts nationally and abroad. He is co-founder and President of the Knoxville Technology Council. John also founded Sword and Shield, now known as Avertium.
Technology Showcase

This series of short presentations from partner organizations, big enterprises and startups alike will highlight the entrepreneurial spirit of Knoxville and the achievements of businesses in our area.

Tech Showcase Presenters
Tracy Hall
North America PMO Lead
Eric Collins
VP, Chattanooga & Knoxville Metro Lead
Clayton Homes
Clayton Homes
Russell White
Director of Architecture
Covenant Health
Covenant Health
Tiffany Cross
Vice President Clinical Informatics
Knoxville Utilities Board
Andrew Hmielewski
Director of Fiber Operations
Fred Fuller
Regional Sales Director
James Horey
CEO & Co-founder
Jay Norris
Service Delivery Manager
Zelvin Security
Zelvin Security
Jeff Atkinson
Innovation Spotlight

Learn about the impact AI/ML is having on compliance and regulation, including what’s really getting traction with AI, the big challenges and winning paths.

Matt Sieger
Greg Elin
Regscale | Sr. Principal Engineer & Evangelist for OSCAL
Greg leads the Data and Machine Learning Team at RegScale. RegScale’s AI efforts focus on the safe, secure, and compliant enablement of these new technologies. Previously, Greg was the founder and CEO of GovReady PBC and Chief Data Officer at the Federal Communication Commission.
Tech Workforce Spotlight

Be one of the first to preview the results of the Tech Workforce Skills Survey we conducted in partnership with the Knoxville Chamber & learn how you can get involved in the next phase of this initiative.

Matt Sieger
Lauren Longmire
Knoxville Chamber
Director of Regional Enhancement
Matt Kittrell

Matthew Kittrell

Director of Consulting Delivery
Knoxville Technology Council Board Member
Knoxville Chamber Board Member

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Tech Skills Gap Survey

Get connected to resources your company can use to address skills gaps for tech workers.

Event Sponsor

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About KTech

The Knoxville Technology Council connects, develops, promotes, and advocates for the technology industry in the Greater Knoxville region. We believe the technology industry is essential for our community to thrive. KTech unites the region’s technology leaders and empowers businesses and entrepreneurs through networks, events, and resources. We are advancing Knoxville as a technology hub and center of innovation.


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