Conference Updates and Announcements

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The ETEBA Business Opportunities and Technical Conference (BOTC) Agenda!

This year’s Business Opportunities & Technical Conference will include 7 panels:
Panel One: Update on Opportunities with DOE EM, NNSA and Recently Awarded Contracts
Panel Two: Opportunities in the Canadian Nuclear Market
Panel Three: Technology Transfer, Entrepreneurial Opportunities, and Venture Capital/ Investment Environment
Panel Four: Opportunities with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) and the Air Force Nuclear Weapons Center (AFNWC)
Panel Five: Opportunities at the Hanford Site
Panel Six: Opportunities in the U.S. Power Sector
Panel Seven: EM Update and Opportunities on the Oak Ridge Reservation


The ETEBA Business Opportunities and Technical Conference (BOTC) is the best place to exhibit, network, and interact with key decision makers from across the energy, technology and environmental supply chain. Please join us as a Sponsor, Exhibitor and Attendee for this event and Save the Dates October 2-4, 2018! Multiple sponsorship opportunities are available to fit every budget, and we have even more new features planned for next year to make this event even better. This industry-leading conference is an unbeatable value for companies of every size and free advertising is included in the program if you sign up to sponsor at a silver level or higher. All the Conference Details for Registration, Sponsorship and Attending Conference are Included on this conference page. You are also welcome to contact our ETEBA staff at any time for additional clarification/ information click here to make an inquiry

ETEBA registration for the Student Scholarship Fundraiser Golf Tournament that is held in conjunction with conference on October 2nd is Also Open. Get More Information Here and View the Current Tournament Scholarship Sponsors!

Travel Accommodations

The Conference will be held at the Knoxville Convention Center in Knoxville, Tennessee. The site is located just 20 minutes from McGhee Tyson Airport and within one mile of Knoxville’s Historic District, the renovated World’s Fair Site, wonderful museums and restaurants, and the University of Tennessee. Plan to spend extra time at nearby Smoky Mountain National Park, Pigeon Forge outlet shopping, or Dollywood Amusement Park. Additional information about Knoxville is available at Discounted accommodations are available to conference participants at hotels convenient to the Knoxville Convention Center. Remember to ask for the ETEBA rate to ensure discounted rates. Rates do not include any applicable taxes.

Official Conference Hotel: Holiday Inn Holiday Inn World’s Fair Park 525 Henley Street | Knoxville, TN 37902 Courtesy Rate: $102 In order to receive the rate referenced under “Guest Lodging Rates”, callers must identify their affiliation with Annual Business Opportunities Conference 2018. Call-in reservations (800-465-4329)

Hilton Knoxville 501 West Church Avenue Knoxville, TN 37902 865-251-2578 Courtesy Rate: $140 Executive Level Courtesy Rate: $170 Booking Link Hotel: Hilton Knoxville Group Name: ETEBA

The Tennessean 531 Henley St, Knoxville, TN 37902 (865) 232-1800 Courtesy Rate: $190

ETEBA Student Day October 4th

ETEBA will host a Student Internship/ Entry-Level Job Fair October 4th. For more information on how to reserve a Free recruiting table or to attend as a student see the Student Day Flyer by Clicking Here!

Nuclear Opportunities Week

ETEBA’s upcoming (October 2nd – 4th) Business Opportunities and Technical Conference is being held in conjunction with 3 other events in Oak Ridge, TN that same week – the Nuclear Suppliers Workshop hosted by the East TN Economic Council (ETEC) and NEI; the Molten Salt Reactor Workshop hosted by Oak Ridge National Lab (ORNL); and the Millennial Nuclear Caucus hosted by UCOR and UT Nuclear Engineering. We’d like to encourage BOTC participants to attend the other events happening during this Nuclear Opportunities Week. More information is available at:


The Business Opportunities track will follow a similar format to past years with panel and roundtable discussions featuring outstanding speakers who will focus on current business trends and opportunities.


The Training track will offer management and technical professionals the opportunity to earn PDH’s or CEU’s in a range of training modules that are relevant to today’s business environment.


The Technical track will feature presentations by technical professionals that showcase specialized technical expertise, unique technological advances, and project success stories.


  • Receptions
  • Breakfasts & lunches
  • Conversation areas
  • Meeting rooms


  • Showcase Company Capabilities
  • Fully Carpeted & Spacious Event Space
  • Two Evening Receptions with Entertainment and VIP guests




  • Face to face with buyers
  • Space is limited
  • No additional cost

Thank You ETEBA Business Opportunities and Technical Conference 2018 Sponsors

Only 6 spots left in the exhibit hall. Sign up to exhibit before it’s too late!