About The Innovation District

Where Chattanooga’s entrepreneurs, academics, and creatives collide. 

Events Calendar

Discover activities and events in the area.

Resiliency Checklist

Everything you need to prepare your organization for a crisis.

Small Business Supports

Helping small business owners across the region.

The Edney Innovation Center

The front door to the Innovation District of Chattanooga.

Tech Goes Home

Expanding access to technology and teaching digital literacy.

Digital Access Committee

Bringing together partners to close the digital divide, together.

HCS EdConnect

Home internet at no cost to thousands of families.

Connected Communities: Orchard Knob

The OKC leverages the collective support of partner organizations to tackle the whole picture of health and wellness in the historically underserved neighborhood.

Chattamatters

Answering the most basic and most complex questions about life in Chattanooga

EMPACT Program

Preparing residents for the jobs of tomorrow, and today. 

Chattanooga Smart Communities Collaborative

Working together to identify our region’s challenges and create solutions.

Environmental Sensors

Collecting and analyzing air quality data from across our region with US Ignite.

Education (4K Microscope & Lola)

High-tech tools in Hamilton County’s classrooms.

Community Connectivity

Expanding access to the internet in homes and neighborhoods.

The ChattaChocolate Warmer

Celebrate National Hot Cocoa Day with an elevated hot chocolate experience at the ChattaChocolate Warmer hosted by Scenic City Clay Arts. With your ticket, you’ll receive a handmade mug crafted […]

Business After Hours

Business After Hours November 17th, 5:00PM – 7:00PM The Chattanooga Chamber’s Business After Hours brings in an average of 100 business professionals together for refreshments and networking. There is no […]

SEPTEMBER in the INNOVATION DISTRICT

September in the Innovation District has been an incredible month of endings and beginnings, with the playful haze of summer transitioning into crisp focus of fall. We are getting our […]

Nuestras Historias / Our Stories in the Arts

This year’s Hispanic Heritage Month theme is Unidos: Inclusivity for a Stronger Nation. To demonstrate that together we’re a stronger community, the events will be hosted at different venues around […]

Join us for a broadband access & skills conference July 22-23:

We’re thrilled to host the Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development’s 2024 Digital Opportunity Summit — and equally thrilled to invite you a day early, to dig into Chattanooga and Hamilton County’s digital opportunity story …