The Board of Directors has just approved a new Statement of Purpose for TVIW.  Now you can learn what we’re really about.

TVIW in the Media has been updated with numerous new articles referring to our organization.  Check them out!

The latest edition of our Newsletter, “Have Starship, Will Travel,” is here.  If you weren’t able to attend our most recent symposium, now you can read all about it!

The “Proceedings of TVIW 2017” publication is currently being assembled and edited, but the “Proceedings of TVIW 2016” document has now been made available for your reading pleasure.  Please enjoy!

2017 Symposium Sponsors

We would like to proudly thank our most generous sponsors of the 2017 Symposium. We could not have done it without you all!


The Tennessee Valley Interstellar Workshop (TVIW) is a non-profit scientific, educational corporation in the state of Tennessee. For U.S. tax purposes, TVIW is a tax-exempt, 501(c)(3) educational, non-profit corporation. All donations to TVIW are fully tax deductible (as allowed by your local laws). Any donations are deeply appreciated!