• Draft TSK Motto, Vision, & Mission Statement
Moto: “Technical Society of Knoxville – Serving Knox Area Technical Societies in Their Missions of Service”
Vision: TSK increases the value of active membership in Knox area technical societies and the service these societies provide their members and the public health, safety, security and welfare in East Tennessee.
Mission: TSK adds value to active membership in the area engineering, science and technical societies and improves the image, influence and contributions of the science, engineering and technical community in East Tennessee by:
- Resourcing knowledge of all aspects of the science, engineering and technical capabilities in the area.
- Facilitating collaboration of area science, engineering and technical societies in advancing the professional welfare of their members and public health, safety, security, and welfare.
- Interfacing with other stakeholders to the public health, safety, security and welfare in East Tennessee.
- Communicating science, engineering and technical accomplishments to members of area technical societies and the public;
- Providing forums for local organizations of scientists, engineers and technical professionals forums and networking opportunities for the exchange of ideas and discussions of issues.
- Advocating for excellence in area K-12 STEM Ed, by helping connect area scientists, engineers and technical professionals with volunteer outreach opportunities.
- Assisting in career development to the region’s youth and development opportunities for improving the skills of the practicing engineer.
- Aiding the public in the solution of civic problems involving engineering, technical or scientific matters.