(ATLANTA) – The 2017 NLL World Champion Georgia Swarm have teamed up with Atlanta Tech Park ahead of their game on Friday, Feb. 1. Before the Swarm take on the New England Black Wolves on Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Field at Infinite Energy Arena at 7:35 p.m. ET, they will celebrate STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) Day and host the Atlanta Tech Expo from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Fans will get to see Atlanta-based technology companies display their products, services and innovations as well as the latest career opportunities available in the Metro area.
The Atlanta Tech Expo is designed to showcase the innovative spirit of tech companies and entrepreneurs in the Metro Atlanta area while enjoying the electric atmosphere of Sting City during gameday.
“We are so excited to be partnering with Georgia Swarm for this technology expo,” said CEO of Emnovate and of Atlanta Tech Park Robin Bienfait. “Having STEM students, Atlanta technology companies and sports all together under one roof drives opportunities for innovation. We are looking forward to building a lasting partnership with the Georgia Swarm Lacrosse Team.”
“Atlanta hosts a wealth of tech companies, and we’re proud to showcase the innovation taking place in our community before our game against New England,” Swarm Co-Owner and President Andy Arlotta said. “Technology plays a big role in pro sports, and we’re excited to welcome many new fans to Sting City on Feb. 1.”
Ticket holders can RSVP to the expo by visiting GeorgiaSwarm.com/Tech. Early arriving fans will receive a Lyle Thompson drawstring backpack.