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Launching in June 2022. CONNEX™ Tennessee is a cloud-based platform allowing manufacturers to visualize supply chain risk, search for qualified suppliers, and discover new business opportunities.  Click "Discover More" below. 

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The University of Tennessee Center for Industrial Services provides consulting solutions to help companies improve and grow. The UT CIS philosophy is to assess the company needs and provide only services that are value added. We utilize the most experienced consultants and most recent technologies. Resources with industry experience and University professors are available through the coordination of CIS Solutions Consultants as needed.

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UT Center for Industrial Services Certifies New Economic Developers

Pictured left to right: Adina Chumley, Helene Singer Cash, Scottie Tudor, Carol Jones, Justin Snow, Aaron Frazier (not pictured).   The University of Tennessee Center for Industrial Services (UT CIS) recently graduated class 16…

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PTAC Quarterly Report (July - Sept. 2022)

The University of Tennessee Procurement Technical Assistance Center (TN PTAC) during the 3rd quarter, July 1 – September 30, 2022, accomplished a significant amount of counseling, sponsored/participated in several major outreach…

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Made in Tennessee Video Spotlight: Allison Boats

UT CIS' Made in Tennessee initiative spotlights manufacturers from across the state to showcase their workforce, products and history. Most recently, UT CIS published a Video Spotlight for Allison Boats. Allison Boats began in…

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UT IPS Releases Newest Podcast Episode: Manufacturing Resiliency Initiative

  The University of Tennessee Institute for Public Service (IPS) has released its eighth podcast in the In Touch with Tennessee series. UT IPS met with UT CIS Program Manager Beth Phillips for Episode 8 to highlight UT CIS'…

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No-Cost Environment & Energy Assistance for Food Manufacturers

UT Center for Industrial Services (UT CIS) wants to help food manufacturers across the state identify environmental and energy savings opportunities at their facilities. Our team believes that by identifying these opportunities,…

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UT CIS Welcomes New Workforce Development Program

The University of Tennessee Center for Industrial Services (UT CIS) is proud to introduce its newest program. UT CIS will now serve as the One-Stop Operator for the East Tennessee Local Workforce Development Area. As the One-…

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