Apply to the VIP Business Immersion Program
Monday, January 10, 2022 - Wednesday, January 12, 2022
Definition: Our region’s technology sector includes what most people think of when they think of “tech:” software developers, hardware manufacturers, and telecommunication companies.
Examples Include: Software Developers, Hardware Manufacturers, Telecommunication, Analytics, Nanotechnology, IoT (Internet of Things), Photonics, Wearables, Cybersecurity, and Financial Tech ("Fintech").
Definition: Companies in the CleanTech sector can generally be identified by the fact that they are working towards preserving natural resources.
Examples Include: Energy Savings/Efficiency Firms, Alternative Energies, Renewable Energies, Nuclear Energy, Smart Grid.
Definition: When we talk about advanced manufacturing, we’re talking about companies that are building products that require advanced skills or technologies to create.
Examples Include: Medical Devices, Automotive & Aerospace Components, Military or Agricultural Equipment, Biotech/Life Science Manufacturing, and Advanced Materials.
Use the drop-down menu below to view the agenda for each day of the program. All times are EST.
Optional Welcome Dinner at The Angus Barn
Visit NC State University's Centennial Campus
Lunch at SAS, the Largest Privately-owned Data Analytics Company in the World
Visit Wake Technical Community College (Wake Tech)
- Welcome & Overview of Wake Tech, including its Customized Training
- Overview of the North Carolina Community College System
15-minute "Business Speed Dating" Conversations
- General Overview of Doing Business in North Carolina
- Legal Perspectives & Lawyer Assistance
- Banking & Finance Perspectives & CPA Assistance
Conclude Meetings and Return to Hotel
Group Breakfast at the North Carolina Executive Mansion
Depart with Designated Expert for Customized Meetings
Full day of personalized and scheduled meetings.
*Agenda subject to change
The Research Triangle Region at a Glance
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