Partner Events

NCTA partners with organizations and programs throughout the year, connecting our members to local events and sharing perks such as free or discounted registration.

Need a discount code? Email Susan Gilbert, NCTA’s Membership Services Coordinator

Only NCTA member companies and their employees can take advantage of discounts associated with our partnerships. Non-members are not eligible.

March 23 (Raleigh): OnRamp High Tech Happy Hour
5:30 – 8:00 p.m., Bar Louie Brier Creek, 8401 Brier Creek Parkway

Enjoy FREE food and drink, mix and mingle with industry professionals and learn how OnRamp’s Data Center services can help you build, deploy and manage each and every layer of your Internet operations. Learn more


March 28 (Raleigh) & March 30 (Greensboro): Building Innovation Expo

Join us to hear industry leaders discuss topics impacting your facilities and your business. Visit with our exhibitors and sponsors to see the latest advancements in the HVAC and security industries. Learn innovative strategies for facility management and efficiency alongside attendees who care about the impact of their facilities on the day-to-day operations and long-term goals of their organizations. Three tracks of sessions include: (1) Building system design; (2) security for facilities and businesses; and (3) innovations in building efficiency and management. CEOs and senior executives from Secure Designs, SAS Institute, Dude Solutions, and Trane-Ingersoll Rand will join us for a panel discussion hosted by our CEO, Jim Brady. Learn More


March 30 (Cary) Happy Hour with TriNet at Fornight Brewing Company
Thursday, March 30, 2017 at 5:30PM

Are you a local tech and/or thought leader interested in networking with industry peers? Join TriNet and CoFounder’s Capital for ‘Happy Hour’ at Fortnight Brewing Company. RSVP Today



April 5 – 2017 New Technologies Expo hosted by NC State University Technology Training Solutions
(9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. The McKimmon Conference and Training Center, Raleigh)

Free and open to the public. Enjoy a trade show featuring the newest technologies on the market. Participate in hands-on demonstrations of new technologies. Discover knowledge seminars designed to prepare you for the technological future. (*NOTE: Exhibitors and Sponsors welcome) Learn More


April 20 (Research Triangle Park): Women Leading Transformation
6:00-8:00 p.m., Organization of Women in International Trade - Greater Triangle, 12 Davis Drive, RTP

Technology is accelerating disruption and the world is changing rapidly. These are daily challenges that Fran O'Sullivan must overcome in her role as GM, Global Operations, GBS at IBM. Drawing on her personal journey and lessons learned, Fran will share how companies, individuals, and industries must reinvent themselves, and how women are leading this transformation. WIT member price available to NCTA members. Email Susan for discount code. Event page


May 1 - 2, 2017 EnviroTech Summit 2017
Hunt Library at North Carolina State University’s Centennial Campus, Raleigh 

The EnviroTech Summit is an annual conference whose mission is to promote and highlight the use of modern technologies within the environmental industries.  Modern tech such as drones, autonomous data collection, Internet of Things advances, mobile apps, machine learning, new mapping techniques, and big data examples within the environmental industries are showcased and discussed during the annual event, which is currently held in Raleigh NC each Spring. Email Susan for discount code.


May 9 - Tech Savvy CFO's Ensure Growth Through Compliance

This free event is for any growing technology company CFO or CEO that is concerned how upcoming regulation changes will affect their company. Is your staff up to speed on the regulation changes? How will your accounting for those changes affect your future growth? Will your accounting software help you or hurt you? As part of our seminar, our panel will address the most sweeping changes in FASB guidance for contract revenue recognition and what CFOs need to do to be compliant. Learn More


#TriangleTuesdays Virtual Career Fair

Each week Wake County Economic Development hosts a virtual career fair on Twitter using the hash tag #TriangleTuesdays as part of their talent initiative, Work in the Triangle