CED Tech Conference



As the premier event for technology entrepreneurs in the Southeast, the CED Tech Conference attracts 800+ attendees including trailblazing entrepreneurs, investors, corporate leaders, and industry visionaries from across the nation to the Raleigh Convention Center in North Carolina, recently ranked the #1 Best State for Business (Forbes). Now in its 35th year, the two-day event will be held TBD, 2020 with a mission to showcase entrepreneurial companies and connect them with partners, investors, and other organizations to accelerate business growth. Hosted by the Council for Entrepreneurial Development, the annual CED Tech Conference features:

  • Live on-stage company presentations from 25+ entrepreneurs from early to growth stage
  • Demo Room showcasing the Southeast's hottest tech companies
  • 75+ investment funds attending from across the U.S. - venture capital to corporate to angels
  • Game-changing thought leadership from speakers and expert panels - See 2019's Speakers & Co-chairs
  • Multiple high-level networking opportunities including an evening reception
  • One-on-one meeting scheduling platform to communicate with other attendees
  • For Entrepreneurs Only: exclusive morning session including Investor Reverse Pitches - Hear direct from investors about each fund's investment criteria (back by popular demand!)

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