What is the SPTC?

The Southern Piedmont Technology Council (SPTC) is a member based organization consisting of technology companies and advocates from Southern Virginia. Through our networking meetings, conferences and banquets, we have aimed at building on our membership base, educating the community, facilitating discussion with, and increasing Southern Piedmont’s exposure to other parts of Virginia.

Tech Resources

The SPTC Program and Marketing committee have provided COVID-19 resources to assist our members
COVID-19 Resources

Join Us

Regardless of your business or personal activity, it is hard to deny that technology and innovation are impacting and changing the way we all operate. Be part of the growing technology movement right here in Southern Piedmont by joining the SPTC. The 2020 Membership Drive is underway, as a member of SPTC, you can connect with the tech community, develop professionally, and promote your organization. 

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Awards Banquet

The SPTC is excited to announce Miss America, Camille Schrier, as the keynote speaker for the 2020 Innovative Stars Awards Banquet. Camille is a biochemist and STEM advocate!

Due to the current diagnosed cases of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) in Virginia and the Governors steps to implement precautions, the SPTC has postponed the Awards Banquet to October 15, 2020. The health and safety of our attendees, speakers, and organizers are our top priority.

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SEO Webinar

Search Engine Optimization (SEO) is the process of increasing the quality and quantity of website traffic by increasing the visibility of a website to users of a search engine.

On June 11th, Dustin Slightham, CEO at 434 Marketing, will provide an overview of what SEO is, how it works and what are the benefits for your business. 

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News

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LiveGrow Bio’s manufacturing, formulation, and delivery system, IALR’s endophytes may present natural alternative to chemical treatments The Institute for Advanced Learning and…
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Community Comes Together to Support Local Healthcare Providers
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PHCC donates thousands of masks, other equipment to healthcare workers
MARTINSVILLE, VA – This week, Patrick Henry Community College’s health science department is donating thousands of items of personal protective gear to…
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DCC Donates Medical Equipment to SOVAH Health
Danville Community College (DCC) donated personal protective equipment (PPE) to SOVAH Health – Danville last week as part of the community’s ongoing…
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Patrick Henry Community College’s Fab Lab makes protective face shields for medical workers
The Fab Lab of Patrick Henry Community College is starting in full force to respond to prevention measures for COVID-19: by making…
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A woman of science Miss America Camille Schrier promotes STEM education, opioid prevention
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SPTC Innovative Stars Awards Banquet to Feature Miss America as Keynote Speaker
The SPTC is excited to announce Miss America, Camille Schrier, as the keynote speaker for the 2020 Innovative Stars Awards Banquet. Camille…
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SOVA Innovation Hub announces CodeVA as partner, calls for participants
CodeVA is calling for Southern Virginia teachers to participate in new computer science program as part of the Hub. SOUTH BOSTON, Va.…
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