Mississippi Governor Phil Bryant has officially proclaimed November as Innovation Month in Mississippi for 2016.
The proclamation recognizes Mississippi Institutions of higher learning, as well as events such as Innovate Mississippi’s 17th Conference on Technology Innovation the New Venture Challenge competition, and the Kids Code Mississippi contest. Other innovation events are logged on the calendar here on this site.
“Innovation Month is a period of time during which we can showcase all the innovation, technology, and creativity produced by Mississippians,” said Tony Jeff, CEO of Innovate Mississippi. “While we use this month as a celebration period, it is important to note that really every month is Innovation Month in Mississippi.”
People are invited to follow the hashtag #MSInnov8 on Twitter to keep up with events and happenings during Mississippi Innovation Month.