Join us for the second Triangle Smart Cities Summit, hosted by NC State University and the City of Raleigh. The event brings together city, industry and academic leaders for engaged discussions and to share ideas on how to make our region a smarter and more connected community. Local mayors, university leaders, industry executives, and global thought leaders in the Smart Cities movement will talk about the biggest challenges we face and current efforts towards making the Triangle a smarter region.

Event is free and open to the public, however, registration is required.

Watch the video from the 2017 Summit.


October 31, 2018, 8:30 a.m.—4:30 p.m.

Raleigh, N.C.

Full agenda to be provided in the coming months.

Call for Ideas

We are gathering community input for speakers, panels and projects to feature at the event.

Submit an Idea for a Speaker, Panel Topic or Project Showcase.

Community Events

All Things Open

October 21-23, Raleigh Convention Center

Details and Registration.


For more information on Smart Cities @ NC State University please contact us and we’ll help you find the right ways to engage and connect:

Dennis KekasDennis Kekas
Associate Vice Chancellor
Office of Partnerships and Economic Development

Amy LubasAmy Lubas
Director, Strategic Projects
Office of Partnerships and Economic Development