About Innovate Mississippi
About Innovate Mississippi
The 2018 Legend awards celebrates the careers of two men who have made an enormous different in technology and innovation in Mississippi as the founders of C Spire, the largest privately held wireless
Leo Seal Jr. was inducted into the Mississippi Innovators Hall of Fame by Innovate Mississippi on September 13, 2018.
Gail Pittman was inducted into the 2018 Mississippi Innovators Hall of Fame on September 13, 2018 by Innovate Mississippi.
The co-founders of Triton Systems were inducted into the Mississippi Innnovator's Hall of Fame on September 13, 2018 by Innovate Mississippi.
Nashlie Sephus, who as a principal in PartPic, a startup that was sold to Amazon, gave a talk to the Mississippi Coding Academy's Jackson cohorts in August 2018.
Innovate Mississippi proudly inducted Linda & Billy Howard into the Mississippi Innovators Hall of Fame during an Awards Gala held at the Country Club of Jackson in September, 2016.
Joe Sanderson, jr., Sanderson Farms, was inducted as the Legend Award winner during Innovate Mississippi's 2016 MS Innovators Hall of Fame, held at the Country Club of Jackson.
Mississippi Innovators Hall of Fame, 2016
News coverage of the Golden Triangle classes of the Mississippi Coding Academies. Thanks to WCBI and Aundrea Self!
The Mississippi Coding Academies introduction video shows some local news coverage the the Academies have received along with quick interviews with some of the principals to help you understand the pu
With Startup Weekend right around the corner we talked to J.J. Townsend about how Startup Weekend help him get his non-profit crowdsourcing platform Citizenville (citizenjxn.org) up and running. Visit
Professor Christiane Surbeck talks about how to encourage girls into STEM careers—and keep women in STEM and engineering careers long-term.
As a rural state, Mississippi has ground to make up when it comes to broadband availability and adoption. But right now is the perfect time to work on that, as flexible work, telehealth and other cutt
Tracci Schultz speaks at the Conference on Technology Innovation in Jackson, Miss., on diversity and encouraging women into technology careers and fields.
Dr. Philip Hickman offers his suggestions for introducing computer science, coding and creative classroom environments to schools in Mississippi. Part of the "Big Ideas" series at the Conference on Te
Tim Mask, president of Maris, West and Baker and part of the Fast Forward Mississippi (fastforward.ms) initiative presents model legislation that could encourage more college graduates to stay and/or
Matthew Bolian gave this talk at the Innovate Mississippi Conference on Technology Innovation in 2017. His focus—attracting and keeping well-education Millennials in Mississippi.
Jon Maynard, president and CEO of Oxford/Lafayette Economic Development Foundation, presents his ideas for improving economic development in Mississippi by focusing on quality of life instead of tryin
Vince Jordan, CEO of Lobaki, Inc., stopped by the Innovate Mississippi offices to demonstrate the technology being taught to students in Clarksdale at the Virtual Reality Center and Academy.
Learn about how Innovate Mississippi helps emerging technology startups grow their ideas into companies and the positive impact this work has on the state's economy.