Our core principles and practices guide the way we work together and we identify and develop
technologies that support these values for businesses, education, healthcare and government.
SERVING THE COMMONS THROUGH COLLABORATIVE THINKING AND ACTION
Establish UniteWNC as a participatory, inclusive alliance that connects and supports the economic development of business, technology, and community across WNC to preserve and broaden our quality of life This alliance will serve as the connective tissue for all of the initiatives.
Futures Institute / Tech Park
The Futures Institute / Tech Park is an institution that empowers people and fosters creative collaboration to provide shared infrastructure and meet regional needs and goals. It is a decentralized place for innovation that uses self-sustaining principles to operate and creates a “think and do” tank with global outreach. The Institute is a magnet for thought leaders, a remote work hub that generates revenue, attracts talent and enables cross-pollination among multiple sectors. The Futures Institute is a globally recognized center for understanding the enormous transformations currently happening worldwide.
Online and physical community to connect and engage those seeking or needing technical knowledge or technology with those who have it.
FUTURE-ORIENTED EDUCATION AND TALENT DEVELOPMENT
Building a Talent Pipeline.
Connect and welcome people to meaningful work and collaborate with education and business to have a world-class talent pool and pipeline built on local talent
Match post-career experts to local STEM businesses and budding talent.
BUILDING FOUNDATIONAL INFRASTRUCTURE
Internet for All Projects
Economics, inclusivity and opportunity for all communities of WNC #connectwnc
Knowledge capturing and sharing to enhance communication effectiveness and accelerate innovation
Amplify WNC Tech
Promoting collaboration and content throughout WNC and to the world (directory, data, marketing, promotion)
BRANDING AND SOCIAL MEDIA
Branding WNC Tech
Magnetizing people and businesses to the WNC technology region. Supporting business development through cooperation and connection