2018 Nominations are live!
One of ChaTech’s strategic priorities is to shine a spotlight on the innovative and potentially disruptive technologies that are being developed right in our backyard. These technologies, however, don’t pop up overnight. They require intense, long hours; investment of one’s own time and resources when success is not certain; excitement, vision, and loneliness in the face of taking risks. The Early Innovator Award (EIA) recognizes these innovators in their early stages. The EIA recognizes the effort it takes to sustain focus in the face of these challenges.
The winner of the EIA award finalists receive:
In 2017, the nominees were a variety of apps and software platforms covering diverse subject areas. All are being developed, tested, and launched in Chattanooga, directly impacting the region’s economy.