RIoT hosts events across the country with a dual focus on education and business development. These events are free and open to the public, with the goal of convening organizations to talk about disruptive tech. Check out the recordings from RIoT’s virtual events on our YouTube Channel.

Looking for our free educational events, including our popular Lunch & Learn series? You may find them on our Education page. To view past RIoT events, click here.

Connected Communities Conference

December 10 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Join the City of Raleigh, N.C. State University, the Town of Cary, N.C. and RIoT  for one day packed with tech know-how, networking with peers, and the latest IT products and solutions for fostering connected communities. Hear from keynote speaker Michael Dell, Founder, Chairman and CEO [...]

Are you a tech entrepreneur looking to accelerate your business and expand your connection with mentors? If you answered, yes - the RIoT Accelerator Program (RAP) is for you! RAP is a zero cost, zero equity program that facilitates a [...]

Creative Connections to Startup Capital

December 14 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

One of the most common discussions in every entrepreneurial region is how there is not enough access to early stage capital. However, the reality is that capital exists everywhere, but requires creativity and hard work to unlock. Join a panel [...]

RIoT LXVII: All Things Robotics

January 25, 2022 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Robots aren’t just for The Jetsons anymore! Robots are everywhere - they’re cleaning our homes, automating assembly lines, helping doctors in operating rooms, and exploring planets in space. Join this free event on Tuesday, January 25th, 5-6:30pm at Tabbris in [...]

RIoT LXIII – Developer Day 2021

March 11, 2022 @ 8:00 am - 3:00 pm

RIoT is excited to bring back Developer Day in-person at Wake Technical Community College’s RTP Campus! Developer Day is a free full-day professional development event—featuring coding, building, learning, and a career fair. This event is geared towards those in the [...]