MAY 9 = Commerce in RTP : Economic Development Trends

Why did Apple and Amazon decide not build in NC? Have you ever wondered what drives economic development in RTP? Specifically, what motivates technology-related companies to locate into our area?

Save your seat now via the Eventbrite PAGE today to get answers!

What are the various incentives, grants, and programs used to make the area more appealing to these companies? Join us at our May 2019 meeting where these questions and more will be addressed to local area chamber of commerce members and business leaders.

UPDATED: The confirmed speakers on our panel =

Colin Kiser, International Business Development Manager (Europe & India) of EDPNC
https://edpnc.com/contact-us/staff-directory/
Michael Hogan, Research Economist at RTI International
https://www.linkedin.com/in/mqhogan/

Michael Haley, Executive Director at Wake County Economic Development
https://www.linkedin.com/in/michael-haley-6a8109b/

Moderator:

Michael Wayne, Account Executive at Ringfree Communications, Inc.
https://www.linkedin.com/in/michaelwaynenc/

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APR 11 = "IT in AgTech"

The State of Data Driven Agriculture

How are IoT and data analytics reshaping agriculture in the US? Learn about technologies being applied in agriculture to grow more, with more efficiency and with more precision. Join us on APRIL 11, 2019 at the North Carolina State University Club (4200 Hillsborough St, Raleigh, NC 27606); Save your seat at our Eventbrite PAGE now!

UPDATE: confirmed speakers on our AgTech panel =

Angel Turner, Sr. Data Scientist at Growers and Co-Organizer of the RTP AgTech and AgBio

Scott Jones, Previous Customer Experience at BASF

Bobby Vick, Director of Agriculture at PrecisionHawk


CTO Panel announced for #aitp0214

Excited to share that the following experts on Technology will be joining us on February 14th (yes, Valentine’s Day 2019) at NC State University Club from 5:30 to 8:30pm. Have you reserved your seat yet? #aitp0214

** UPDATES ***
Matthew Cotter , CTO of EmployUs
Neil Fox , CTO North America of Hexaware
Carlos Pignataro , CTO of GSPS at Cisco
Greg Naderi , VP at Transmira (Moderator)