Opening Remarks  – Mr. Dennis Kekas, Partnerships & Economic Development, NC State University

Welcoming Remarks – Dr. Randy Woodson, Chancellor, NC State University

NC State Research Remarks – Dr. Alan Rebar, Office of Research, Innovation, & Economic Development, NC State University

Keynote Remarks – Governor Martin O’Malley, Senior Fellow and Advisory Council Chair, MetroLab Network


Raleigh Mayor Nancy McFarlane, & the View from City Panel Discussion

Research Perspective – Dr. Mike Bergin, Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Duke University

Research Perspective – Dr. Arcot Rajasekar, Professor and Director of Research, School of Library and Information Sciences, UNC Chapel Hill

Research Perspective – Steven Segerlin, Senior Research Environmental Scientist, RTI

Government and Security Remarks – Mr. Neal Ziring, National Security Agency

MetroLab Executive Director Ben Levine, & Industry Panel