Cumberland Business Incubator – Roane State Community College

Creative Communities Partner

The CBI is implementing a number of programs including; 1) A special program to match Veterans who want to start a business now or in the future with veterans who have successfully transferred the skills they learned in the military to business. Kick-off meeting is August 17th with a 14 week program to follow in the fall. 2) Fall 2016 and Spring 2017 Business Accelerators for those interested in starting a business or growing their existing business. 3) Entrepreneur programs for high school students. 4)Idea Pitch Events for High School students and Roane State Community College students in early 2017. 5) Tennessee Code Academy for 10-16 year old students during the Cumberland County School break in March of 2017. 6) 100 Girls of Code for 12-18 year old girls in the Spring of 2017. 7) 48 Hour Launch and Pitch event for start-up ideas, Spring 2017. 8) CBI Make Camp 2017 to be held June 19 – 23, 2017.

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Walmart CTO Jeremy King to Speak at 36|86 Entrepreneurship & Tech Conference

Launch Tennessee announces speaking engagement by Walmart CTO at 36|86, along with final selection of presenting Village 36 startup companies NASHVILLE (April 13, 2017) – Launch Tennessee announced that Walmart Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer Jeremy King will speak at 36|86 Entrepreneurship and Technology Conference June 4-7 in … read more

FedEx CEO Frederick Smith Joins Speaker Line-up At 36|86 Tech Conference

Logistics and startup maverick joins innovators in venture capital, healthcare technology and mobile app development to speak at 36|86 in Nashville in June

Nashville, Tenn., March 14, 2017 – Launch Tennessee (LaunchTN) is proud to announce that Frederick Smith, Founder and CEO of FedEx, will take the stage at the 36|86 technology conference to talk corporate innovation in a fully connected global economy. FedEx recently launched FedEx Fulfillment, a logistics network that allows … read more