Technology Association of Nebraska

A statewide organization dedicated to strengthen Nebraska’s technology ecosystem.

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This cultivation of industry leaders is committed to pioneering technology expansions and grow world class companies in Nebraska.

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What is TAN?

The Technology Association of Nebraska (TAN) is a statewide organization dedicated to strengthen Nebraska’s technology ecosystem. This cultivation of industry leaders are committed to strengthening Nebraska’s reputation as a tech-sound state to grow world-class companies, retain top high-tech talent and pioneer technology expansions into the state’s 21st century.

Visibility

Be an active voice to raise the profile of technology to key stakeholders and measure its impact to Nebraska.

Educate

Develop partnerships and platforms for technical education advancements in secondary and post-secondary schools.

Development & Recruitment

Increase the flow of qualified and diverse talent for the growing job opportunities in Nebraska.

Advocacy

Be a voice of reason to impact legislative and educational policy to keep the pace and ensure sustainability.

What is Tech?

Technology is all around us everywhere we look. Yet many perceive technology to only impact technology related businesses and industries. This is simply not true – technology is a tool and driving force in every industry. Look here what technology is in these industries, how it impacts them, and how it will impact our future.

Average Median Salary for Tech Jobs in Nebraska

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News

UNK adds new cybersecurity major

KHGI Nebraska.TV The University of Nebraska at Kearney is adding a cybersecurity major to its undergraduate program in order to meet increasing job demand, according to a press release by UNK. According to UNK, the number of nation state attackers, industrial spies,...

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Nebraska jumps in ranking on new economy

Lincoln Journal Star Nebraska moved up eight spots to 27th in the Information Technology & Innovation Foundation's The 2017 State New Economy Index. The ranking was Nebraska's highest ever in the index, which measures "the extent to which state economies are...

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What People Are Saying

Virtual Incision

“If Nebraska does nothing to advance in terms of technology, it will quickly be left behind.”

Shane Farritor, PHD, MS

Co-Founder & CTO, Virtual Incision

Quantified Ag

“Today we produce a lot more and we do it with a lot less resources and that’s not about to change and we do that through the use of technology.”

Vishal Singh

Founder & CEO, Quantified Ag

Nebraska Information Technology Commission - Office of the Chief Information Officer

“I think the biggest misconception is that we don’t have a tech industry. We have a huge tech industry. There is demand FAR outpacing the supply.”

Ed Toner

CIO, State of Nebraska

We Need Your Help

TAN is actively seeking industry and government partners to help drive the vision of the organization.