Lake Lanier Technology Alliance Meeting to Showcase Technology for the Lanier World Championship ’03



September 25, 2002


Shelley Davis, 770-532-6206

Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce


Lake Lanier Technology Alliance

Meeting to Showcase Technology for the Lanier World Championship 2003

Gainesville, GA/9/25/02: The Lake Lanier Technology Alliance will hold a

General Membership Meeting on Thursday, October 10, 2002 from 5:30 – 7:00

p.m. at the Lake Lanier Olympic Center, 3105 Clarks Bridge Road in


The meeting’s program will showcasing the technology of the Lanier World

Championships 2003.

The Lake Lanier Olympic Center is implementing state of the art technology,

the best in the USA, before the world comes to Gainesville/Hall County in

September 2003. The presentation will feature the robotics and nitrogen

powered start system, the wireless internet system used for instant replay

and instant result times, and the television image relay. Speakers are Joe

Vinson, Technology Showcase; Bob Eikenberry, Ameristart; and Eddie Foust,

Lanier Canoe 2003, Communications and Technology Chair

The mission of the Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce’s Lake Lanier

Technology Alliance is to foster the growth of the technology industry and

its resources through the development, education and promotion of the region

and its technology professionals. Cost to attend the meeting is $3 per

person. RSVP to or call Shelley Davis at the Greater Hall

Chamber of Commerce, 770-532-6206.

Directions: From Atlanta go north on I85. Turn left onto I985 when it

starts. Exit I985 at exit 24 (This used to be exit 7) and follow the brown

Rowing / Kayak Center signs to the boathouse. (Turn left onto Jesse Jewell

Road from I985, Turn Right at the third light onto the Limestone Parkway,

Turn Right at the second light onto Clarks Bridge Road. Within two miles

you will come to Clarks Bridge over Lake Lanier. Immediately after the

bridge, Clarks Bridge Park is located on the Left. The Olympic Finish Tower

is located on the Right.)