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
DON WALTON Lincoln Journal Star A gubernatorial news conference to proclaim October as Manufacturing Month in Nebraska morphed Monday into a call for Nebraska youth to consider manufacturing and technology careers that do not require a traditional four-year journey...read more
BY ALI BRELAND The Hill Newspaper The White House will put at least $200 million in grant funding towards bolstering STEM and Computer Science education “particularly among historically underserved groups,” the administration announced Monday. The minimum $200 million...read more
Lincoln's Quantified Ag, which uses lighted ear tags to track the health of cattle, is one of the Lincoln-based startups that has received investment from Invest Nebraska. Lincoln Journal Star A public-private partnership that works to help entrepreneurs and grow...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