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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.
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
Percent of Tech Jobs in Companies in Nebraska
Projected Growth in Tech Jobs over 10 years
Silicon Prairie News Christine McGuigan The American Express 2017 State of Women-Owned Businesses report states that there are an estimated 11.6 million women-owned businesses in the United States which employ almost 9 million people and generate more than $1.7...read more
Some Nebraska lawmakers are encouraging fellow senators to not be scared of innovation when it comes to driverless cars, but others aren't convinced of their safety. Lawmakers discussed a bill that would let driverless cars travel on city streets on Wednesday and...read more
About a million Nebraskans are working, according to the state Department of Labor. At 2.8 percent Nebraska’s unemployment rate is fourth lowest in the country. That’s a good thing, and a bad thing. “It can restrict job growth somewhat,” said Eric Thompson, a...read more
What People Are Saying
“If Nebraska does nothing to advance in terms of technology, it will quickly be left behind.”Shane Farritor, PHD, MS
“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
“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
We Need Your Help
TAN is actively seeking industry and government partners to help drive the vision of the organization.