Connected Triangle+ Summit

Free to attend and open to the public

Mark your calendars for November 9, 2023, and join us at the Raleigh Convention Center as we reconnect and explore opportunities ahead.

Envision the Connected Triangle+, a region where interconnected smart communities work together to create an extraordinary place to live, work, and visit—for everyone. The Triangle has set the standard in smart technology and connectivity, and now it is time to dream bigger.

Be part of the transformative Connected Triangle+ Summit where we aim to expand our vision.


Check back for program updates as we get closer to November 9.

  • Coffee & Networking
  • Keynote Address
  • Track A-Regional Connectivity: Building Sustained Connected Region
  • Track B- Sharing and Learning from Smart-Connected Projects
  • Lunch- Keynote
  • Reverse Pitch Contest
  • Summary Report on Breakouts-Actionable Items
  • Reception & Networking

Register here

Reverse Pitch ContestRaleigh is seeking innovative solutions to make our community a smarter, more connected, inclusive, affordable and higher quality place to live. We have partnered with RIoT to run a reverse pitch competition at the Summit.

Competitors will pitch their solutions on-stage to a panel of municipal, technical and investor experts. Winners will be granted acceptance into the RIoT Accelerator Program and have a chance to secure a pilot deployment project in the Connected Triangle+.

Applicants are welcome to submit any Smart City or GovTech solution.  Priority is given to applications in the following focus areas for the Summit:

Transportation—solutions for advanced safety and future vehicles across the region Sustainability—solutions for sharing real-time data to advise in sustainable public investments Digital Equity—solutions that provide for improved access to technology for all citizens across the Triangle.