J.W. Fanning Building
Contact: Sarah Freeman Grady College Director of Communications 706-201-5373
Technology Association of Georgia Athens is the association’s newest chapter. It was developed to support the growth of the technology industry in the region and extend TAG resources throughout the state among executives, entrepreneurs, technology professionals and academia. Donald Leo, dean of the College of Engineering will deliver a presentation at the event that will include an overview of the college, goals of its programs and ways the college is collaborating with technology-based industry in the vicinity for student internships, research initiatives and educational programs. Registration is required.TTAG serves as an umbrella organization for 31 industry societies, each of which provides rich content for TAG constituents. TAG’s mission is to educate, promote, influence and unite Georgia’s technology community to foster an innovative and connected marketplace that stimulates and enhances a tech-based economy. The association provides members with access to networking and educational programs, recognizes and promotes Georgia’s technology leaders and companies and advocates for legislative action that enhances the state’s economic climate for technology. Additionally, the TAG Education Collaborative focuses on helping science, technology, engineering and math education initiatives thrive.