Tech events in Middle Tennessee

We talk to a lot of people about what they like most about living in the Nashville area – in fact, keeping our finger on the pulse of Middle Tennessee is part of what we do. A common theme among the people who call Music City home is the spirit of collaboration that’s woven into the fabric of our community. …

Our favorite fall festivals

Fall is just around the corner, and in addition to cooler weather, we’re also looking forward to a plethora of local festivals bringing some of the best entertainment, arts, music, food and fun to Middle Tennessee. Here are the top five we’re excited about to round out September. Tennessee State Fair The state fair is a tried-and-true Tennessee tradition for …

Positioning Nashville as a health IT hub

Guest post by Mark Muro, senior fellow, Brookings Institution With advanced industries a rising priority, attention has begun to focus on the promise of local “health IT” (HIT) clusters – clusters oriented to IT-powered health care and services. Given that promise, U.S. regions ranging from Silicon Valley and Austin to Indianapolis, Atlanta and Pittsburgh have begun to execute strategies to …