UTC ReSEARCH Dialogues Conference


Celebrating Scholarship, Engagement, the Arts, Research, Creativity and the Humanities. 

This two-day, signature event features student and faculty pitch competitions, poster and podium presentations and creative performances. 

Held each spring, ReSEARCH Dialogues is the largest academic conference on the UTC campus. The event showcases the scholarship and creative endeavors of more than 600 UTC faculty, graduate students, undergraduate students and staff from all campus programs and disciplines. In addition, members of the local Chattanooga community are invited to participate as pitch competition judges, event volunteers, presenters, and conference guests.

The event is free and open to the public.

ReSEARCH Dialogues 2020- Save the Date

When: Tues. April 14 and Wed. April 15, 2020
Where: UTC University Center

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ReSEARCH Dialogues Sponsors

We gratefully acknowledge the generous support of our sponsors. Thank you.

Presenting Sponsor:

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee

Legacy Sponsors:

UT Research Foundation Erlanger Health System WTCI Chattanooga


Blue & Gold Sponsors:

College of Arts and Sciences College of Engineering and Computer Science
College of Health, Education, and Professional Studies Gary W. Rollins College of Business
The Graduate School Honors College
Office of Research and Sponsored Programs

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Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship Moc Lead