Tech Council News

Award Nominations for TechEDGE Now Open!

Award Nominations for TechEDGE Now Open!

The Region 2000 Technology Council is accepting award nominations for TechEDGE Awards Night to be held on October 13, 2016 at the Academy of Fine Arts.  Please click on the link below for access to the nomination form.  All web nominations should be sent to Alliance Program Coordinator, Denise Jackson at djackson [at] lynchburgregion [dot] org […]

Jr. FIRST LEGO League Expo set for April 3

Jr. FIRST LEGO League Expo set for April 3

  Jr. FIRST LEGO League Season The Future Focus Foundation is excited to announce the seventh annual season of the Lynchburg Regional Junior FIRST LEGO League. There is a limited number of team sponsorships available so make sure to get your request in early. Save The Date!  Jr. FLL Expo will be held April 3, 2016 at Randolph […]

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Region 2000 Technology Council award winners announced at TechEDGE

October 22, 2015 LYNCHBURG, Va. — TechEDGE, the Region 2000 Technology Council’s annual dinner and awards night took place on October 22, 2015 in downtown Lynchburg.  TechEDGE is the region’s premiere networking and recognition event for technology professionals. This year’s theme focused on cybersecurity, highlighted by keynote presenter Rear Admiral Bob Day, retired from the US Coast […]

Upcoming Technology Forum - with FCC's Gigi Sohn

Upcoming Technology Forum – with FCC’s Gigi Sohn

What IS the future of the Internet? On February 26, 2015, the Federal Communications Commission approved Net Neutrality officially titled the “Open Internet Order,” a move by the FCC that could drastically shape the future of the Internet. Join the Region 2000 Alliance’s Technology Council for a rare opportunity to have a candid discussion with […]

Region 2000 Alliance Broadband Summit Convenes Key Leadership

Region 2000 Alliance Broadband Summit Convenes Key Leadership

The Region 2000 Business and Economic Development Alliance and Region 2000 Technology Council convened over 70 regional key leaders and stakeholders for a Broadband Summit on June 11, 2015. Access and availability of high-speed internet has continued to be identified as a critical area impacting regional growth and competitiveness. The summit included remarks from Delegate […]

Narehood named VP of Technology for the Region 2000 Business and Economic Development Alliance

Narehood named VP of Technology for the Region 2000 Business and Economic Development Alliance

The Region 2000 Business and Economic Development Alliance promotes Elizabeth Narehood to Vice President of Technology, effective November 1, 2014. Region 2000 Alliance, focuses on regional competiveness, economic development strategy, retention & expansion of existing industry, industry recruitment and regional marketing.  The recently hired CEO, Megan Lucas announced a new staffing plan at the Alliance […]

TechEDGE 2014 Regional Technology Award Winners Announced

TechEDGE 2014 Regional Technology Award Winners Announced  October 21, 2014  LYNCHBURG, VA — TechEDGE, the Region 2000 Technology Council’s annual conference and 11th annual regional technology awards, took place on October 21, 2014 in downtown Lynchburg.  TechEDGE is an annual event hosted by the Region 2000 Technology Council that focuses on connecting the region’s technology community, celebrating […]

TechEDGE 2014 - Technology Awards Nominations

TechEDGE 2014 – Technology Awards Nominations

It’s time to cast your votes for the TechEDGE 2014 awards! The Region 2000 Technology Council is seeking nominations for the Lynchburg region’s premier business and technology conference.

LaWIT- Lynchburg Area Women In Technology Luncheon

LaWIT- Lynchburg Area Women In Technology Luncheon

Woman leaders make a significant difference in any organization. Join nationally recognized thought leader Courtney Lynch as she addresses the essential leadership skills for success.