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Nike to open 'technology center' in Atlanta in 2023

Nike Inc. officials announced on Thursday the company plans to open its new Technology Center in Atlanta in 2023.

The center will have three "Centers of Excellence," which will focus on logistics and supply chain, cybersecurity, artificial intelligence, and machine learning. "We chose Atlanta because of its strong connection to sport, as well as the city’s wealth of skilled and diverse tech talent, both in the private and public sectors, and all the great universities in the region," the company told Engadget.

Nike appointed Dr. Mona-Lisa Pinkney in charge of the Atlanta Technology Center, who is the co-founder of Nike's Black Employees in Technology Network as well. The branch is scheduled to open next year, meanwhile, the employees will work remotely until then.

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