Technology Association of Nebraska

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

Sky's The Limit

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

Tech Jobs in Nebraska

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Percent of Tech Jobs in Companies in Nebraska

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Projected Growth in Tech Jobs over 10 years

News

NE Sen. Adam Morfeld introduces internet neutrality bill

By Emily Nitcher World-Herald Bureau LINCOLN — The debate about rules for Internet traffic is headed to the Nebraska Legislature. Sen. Adam Morfeld of Lincoln introduced Legislative Bill 856 on Friday to implement the Internet Neutrality Act. Morfeld said he thinks...

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Lincoln now a Smart Gigabit Community

City officials recently announced Lincoln has been designated as a Smart Gigabit Community. The designation, which comes from U.S. Ignite Inc., a nonprofit organization that works to advance technology, makes Lincoln one of only about 30 communities nationwide....

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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.