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If you missed this year’s State of the Region event, see the agenda and presentation below:

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  •  3:00 PM – Registration Opens
  •  3:30 PM– Program Begins
    • Welcome
      David Crabtree
      Emcee of 2017 State of the Region
      Anchor and reporter at WRAL
    • John Kane
      Chairman and CEO of Kane Realty Corporation; and Chairman of the RTRP Board of Directors
    • Ryan Combs
      Executive Director of RTRP
    • Ted Abernathy
      Managing Partner of Economic Leadership LLC
    • RDU Airport Authority Video and Q&A Presentation
      Michael Landguth, A.A.E.
      President and CEO, RDU Airport Authority
    • Panel Discussion
      Secretary of Commerce, Anthony Copeland
      Secretary of Transportation, James Trogdon
    • Closing Remarks
      Ryan Combs
  •  4:45 PM – Reception Begins
  •  7:00 PM – Reception Closes