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  • Quantum Lock Wins Fall 2018 Vol Court Pitch Competition- November 20th, 2018

    A smart lock with increased security technology won the top prize at this semester’s Vol Court Pitch Competition. Erica Grant, a UT graduate student from Richmond, Virginia, pitched Quantum Lock in the semiannual competition and speaker series hosted by the Anderson Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation in UT’s Haslam College of Business. Grant…

  • Amazon’s Dave Clark Discusses Innovation, Nashville Operations Center, at Global Supply Chain Forum- November 20th, 2018

    When Dave Clark, senior vice president of worldwide operations for Amazon, spoke in Knoxville at the Global Supply Chain Forum on November 14, he shared more than insight into his company’s worldwide supply chain strategies with members. “Twenty years ago I was at this very same forum looking to start…

  • UT Alumni Honored at Annual Haslam College of Business Gala- November 19th, 2018

    The University of Tennessee’s Haslam College of Business toasted the achievements of three alumni and one corporate partner at its tenth annual Alumni Awards Gala on November 9. Approximately 350 alumni, faculty, staff and friends of the college attended the celebration. The event included cocktails and a silent auction followed…

  • Chairman of White House Council of Economic Advisers to Speak in Knoxville- November 15th, 2018

    Kevin A. Hassett Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers Kevin A. Hassett, an expert in the field of public finance, will speak at the Knoxville Economics Forum in downtown Knoxville later this month. Hassett, who was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on Sept. 13, 2017, and sworn into office the…

  • UT Study Seeks to Redefine Supply Chain Integration- November 13th, 2018

    Integrating a supply chain under one executive can drive value but may come with its own challenges. Solutions may be found in redefining the concept of supply chain integration, which is what the Global Supply Chain Institute at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business tackles in its…

  • Haslam MBA Ranked 26th by Bloomberg Businessweek- November 9th, 2018

    The Haslam College of Business at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, has risen for a second consecutive year in the Bloomberg Businessweek rankings to become the 26th best public business school nationally. Based on surveys of 26,699 MBA students, alumni and recruiters, as well as employment data, the rankings also…

  • Haslam Business Analytics Forum on Artificial Intelligence Draws Amazon, IBM and Others- November 5th, 2018

    The October Business Analytics Forum of the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business drew more than 100 professionals, including top names from Amazon, IBM Watson and Oak Ridge National Laboratory, to discuss business applications for machine learning and artificial intelligence. Professionals from more than 40 companies, as well as…

  • Haslam College of Business Celebrates Award of UPS Smith Prize- November 5th, 2018

    The University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business on October 10 celebrated its Master of Science in Business Analytics program’s receipt of the national 2018 UPS George D. Smith Prize for an innovative curriculum. Presented by INFORMS, the leading international association for operations research and analytics professionals, the award recognizes…