Visit North Carolina's Research Triangle Region

Wednesday, June 22 - Friday, June 24

The Research Triangle Region is one of the fastest growing regions in the United States. Join us prior to the 2022 SelectUSA Investment for a two-day program exploring the Raleigh-Durham market.

Program Agenda

Use the drop-down menu below to view the agenda for each day of the program. All times are EST.

*Agenda subject to change

Explore Our Target Industries

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Adv. Manufacturing

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Clean Tech

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Life Science

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Our Location

Strategically positioned in the center of the United State's east coast, the Research Triangle Region offers a prime location to connect businesses and residents to any U.S. market.

  • Centrally located on the East Coast, halfway between New York City and Orlando, Florida
  • Only a 6 hour time difference between North Carolina and Europe
  • 60% of the US population is within a days drive (179M)
  • Quick, direct flights available from the Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU) to several locations across the United States, including:
    • Washington D.C.– 45 Minute Flight
    • New York City - 1 Hour Flight
    • Atlanta -1 Hour Flight
    • Boston - 1.5 Hour Flight
    • Tampa, Florida – 1.5 Hour Flight

Business Climate at a Glance

Over 2 million residents in the Research Triangle Region.
More than 7,000 companies in the Research Triangle Region.
Over 700 international companies in the Research Triangle Region.
The Research Triangle Region has the lowest corporate tax rate in US at 2.5%.

Why Is It Called The 'Research Triangle'?

The Research Triangle gets its name from Research Triangle Park and three Tier 1 research universities—Duke University, North Carolina State University and University of North Carolina Chapel Hill—located only minutes apart.

A regional map highlighting the three colleges which make up The Triangle of North Carolina. NC State in Raleigh, Duke in Durham, and UNC in Chapel Hill.

Our Counties

Map of member counties in the Research Triangle Region.