Chattanooga Engineers Week: 2018 Awards Banquet
Please come help us celebrate Engineering, Chattanooga, and the outstanding accomplishments of Engineering Professionals in our area. The Awards Banquet is the culmination of Chattanooga’s 2018 Engineers Week and includes a dinner and notable session with our Keynote Speaker and our Award Presentation.
Where: The Doubletree Hotel, 407 Chestnut Street, Chattanooga, TN 37402
When: Friday, February 23 (6:00PM – 8:00PM)
Speaker: Dr. Thomas Zacharia, Laboratory Director, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Banquet Cost: $45 Single Ticket, or $450 Corporate Table for 8
Reservations: Please RSVP by Friday, February 16
Dr, Thomas Zacharia, Laboratory Director, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Dr. Zacharia is the Laboratory Director of Oak Ridge National Laboratory. He is responsible for a diverse portfolio of science and energy research and development spanning fundamental research in physics, biology, and chemistry through clean energy; energy generation, distribution, and end use; and national security programs. He is also responsible for the operations of a nuclear reactor, a high-power proton accelerator, classified activities, and a complex array of research facilities and construction projects. Thomas holds a B.S. in mechanical engineering from the National Institute of Technology Karnataka, Surathkal, India, an M.S. in materials science from the University of Mississippi in Oxford, Mississippi, and a Ph.D. in engineering science from Clarkson University in Potsdam, New York.