Editor’s note: Our calendars of events are part of WRAL TechWire’s Startup Monday package.


RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK – WRAL TechWire keeps tabs on the latest meetups, panels, workshops, conferences, application deadlines and everything happening in the entrepreneurial, technology and business communities in the Triangle and across North Carolina.

Following is a list of events in Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill and the greater Triangle area through the end of May. Many events will be held in person, as some organizers are returning to a live format.

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Women’s Leadership Conference

May 23, 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. @Raleigh Convention Center

Centered around advancing women in business, this annual conference offers career development strategies, discussions with established leaders and networking.

2023 North Carolina Microbiome Symposium

May 24, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. @NCBiotech

This full-day conference will convene microbiome researchers from academia and industry. The program includes presentations, poster sessions, a keynote speaker and networking.

Webinar: Developing Skilled Tech Talent

May 25, 9-9:45 a.m. (online)

NC TECH is hosting a webinar with speakers from Tech Elevator, who will share how companies are collaborating to develop skilled tech talent. Registration is open to members and non-members of NC TECH.

STEM Networking Event

May 26, 8:30 a.m. – 12 p.m. @NCBiotech

This student-oriented event will connect postdocs and Ph.D. students in STEM fields with more than 40 industry professionals in the Triangle.