Partner Events

NC TECH partners with organizations and programs throughout the year, connecting our members to local events and sharing perks such as free or discounted registration. Only NC TECH member companies and their employees can take advantage of discounts associated with our partnerships. Non-members are not eligible.

Submit Your Event

Are you an NC TECH member who has an even to share with our members. Click below and submit the Partner's Event form below. Questions? Contact Rachel Kennedy with questions.




Triangle Cybersecurity Meetup

Tuesday, August 27
WeWork @ Durham

Join us for the August Triangle Cybersecurity Meetup! Hosted by StrongKey and g2 Solutions, we’ll convene at the new Durham.ID location of WeWork. This is an opportunity to connect with other cybersecurity professionals, share knowledge, and learn a few things along the way as well.

 This month we're bringing in Arshad Noor, CTO of StrongKey from Silicon Valley on the topic of How to Become Cyber Resilient. Arshad has worked in the IT sector for over 30 years, with the last 20 spent in protecting sensitive data. He is an active member of the FIDO Alliance, the HIMSS Cybersecurity, Privacy, and Security Committee, as well as the Forbes Technology Council. Come out to hear more from this Silicon Valley veteran on how to become cyber resilient.

 This meetup community is 500+ strong and growing! We’ll provide a dedicated time to convene and be sure to keep it fun! Interested in speaking? Send us a message! 

*Small bites and drinks provided.

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Project Shift | Demo Night!

Tuesday, August 27

Come out to The Rickhouse for Cohort VI's Demo Night! You'll see first-hand demonstrations from our Full Stack Software Engineers as they show off their applications and skills. Get to know the engineers and experience what Project Shift is all about: community, careers, and coding. Whether you're a local tech company, a supporter of the tech community or just curious about what Project Shift does, all are welcome to attend.

Event Location: The Rickhouse - 609 Foster Street Durham, NC 27701

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The Plan!

  • Hors d'Oeuvres provided & the first 100 drinks are on us!
  • RSVP & Invite Others
  • Street and Garage Parking available (see link for map) 


  • 6:00 to 6:15 - Sign-in & Mingle
  • 6:15 to 6:30 - Welcome & Cohort Project Demo
  • 6:30 to 6:45 - Student & Individual Project Teasers
  • 6:45 to 8:00 - Student Booths & Networking

VMC on AWS Workshop

Tuesday, September 5

Test Drive VMware Cloud on AWS in This Technical, Hands-On Workshop! 

Public cloud adoption is being driven by the need for greater agility and faster innovation. Developing the right cloud strategy is key to tapping into the transformative power of the cloud as you digitize your organization. 

Join VMware and RoundTower for this exclusive, one-day, hands-on workshop. You’ll learn how VMware Cloud (VMC) on AWS hybrid-cloud solutions can integrate with your on-premises data center environments to bridge the gap between your private and public cloud, as well as give you the flexibility to respond to your evolving business needs. 

You'll experience an interactive, small-class setting, enjoy hands-on learning with the latest labs, get your specific questions answered and network with peers in a casual environment. 


  • 12:00 p.m. - 12:30 p.m. – Welcome and introductions (lunch provided)
  • 12:30 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. – VMware Cloud on AWS Service - Architectural Overview
  • 1:15 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. – Break
  • 1:30 p.m. - 2:15 p.m. – Getting Started With VMware Cloud on AWS (HOL)
  • 2:15 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. – VMC Networking Implications
  • 2:45 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. – Q&A
  • 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. – Happy Hour & Networking

Event Location: The Wooden Robot

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BABC Technology + Economic Development Panel

September 10
Mayton Inn - Cary

NC TECH is collaborating with the British American Business Council of North Carolina – Triangle (BABCNC) and the Organization of Women in International Trade – Triangle (OWIT) to offer a breakfast session on Technology and Economic Development (with a focus on talent).  NC TECH CEO Brooks Raiford will moderate, and our members are being offered a code to use when registering in order to receive the BABCNC member rate - TP0910

Information and registration


September 10-11
Raleigh Convention Center

Pendomonium is a 2 day conference for innovators, collaborators and anyone product obsessed. Engage with remarkable product leaders and dig into topics around product led design, growth, and success. Hear how industry leaders are optimizing their products, the best practices for product management, and delve deeper into Pendo with thoughtful sessions and hands-on workshops that explore product innovation, growth and a product led culture.

Sign up and learn more. 

Charlotte Cyber Security summit

September 17
7:45 AM - 6 PM

Join Cyber Summit USA for the inaugural Charlotte Cyber Security Summit, connecting C-Suite + Senior Executives responsible for protecting their companies' critical infrastructures with innovative solution providers and renowned information security experts.

The first 30 NC TECH members using the code NCTECH19VIP will receive complimentary admission.  After, the code will provide discounted registrations!

Agenda + Speaker details and registration

DevOpsDay Raleigh

October 1-2
McKimmon Center Raleigh

DevOpsDay is a technical conference for developers, systems administrators, and everyone else!  Hear from keynote speakers and workshop leaders on a variety of topics and enjoy presentations including case studies, how-to's and much more!

NC TECH members are eligible for a $10 discount off of registration using code DODR19-NCTech

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UNC Charlotte Cybersecurity symposium

October 9
UNC Charlotte

The 20th annual Cybersecurity Symposium at UNC Charlotte is the premier security gathering in the region, drawing over 600 attendees and featuring world class speakers and a variety of security topics.  

Information and registration

#TriangleTuesdays Virtual Career Fair

Each week Wake County Economic Development hosts a virtual career fair on Twitter using the hash tag #TriangleTuesdays as part of their talent initiative, Work in the Triangle.


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