RTA Annual Meeting / State of Mobility

Part 1 Online Only Jan. 24th 11 a.m. – Noon
Part 2 In Person Only Jan. 31st 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Embassy Suites Raleigh-Durham-Research Triangle in Cary

Get the business perspective on transportation trends and progress in the Triangle at the annual RTA State of Mobility event. Hundreds of regional leaders will gather for insights on upcoming and future transportation initiatives that will drive our economy.

  • Event sponsorship: $999 – Company name displayed on event signage and event agenda, name and verbal recognition at event, name recognition in promotional emails and on event webpage, registration for six (6) with at-table name recognition.
  • RTA Gold, Silver, and Bronze memberships also include recognition and visibility at all RTA events.
    See details at letsgetmoving.org/benefits

You can learn more about the 2023 event, the RTA 21th annual meeting, here.

Thursday, November 4, 2021
Embassy Suites Raleigh-Durham-Research Triangle in Cary

Get the business perspective on transportation trends and progress in the Triangle at the annual RTA State of Mobility event. Hundreds of regional leaders will gather for insights on upcoming and future transportation initiatives that will drive our economy.

  • Event sponsorship: $999 – Company name displayed on event signage and event agenda, name and verbal recognition at event, name recognition in promotional emails and on event webpage, registration for six (6) with at-table name recognition.
  • RTA Gold, Silver, and Bronze memberships also include recognition and visibility at all RTA events.
    See details at letsgetmoving.org/benefits

You can learn more about the 2021 event, the RTA 20th annual meeting, here.

RTA Transportation Breakfast

2023 RTA Transportation Breakfast event
July 21, 2023
8 a.m. – 10 a.m.

The Umstead Hotel and Spa
100 Woodland Pond Dr. Cary

Join more than 200 regional leaders for an insightful conversation on a vital mobility trend impacting our economy and our future at our annual RTA breakfast. This is a midsummer mainstay event for the regional business community that you won’t want to miss. This year’s event will focus on the implementation of BRT in Raleigh and across the Triangle and the expected release of the RTA Freeway And Street-based Transit (FAST) 2.0 implementation study and report.

 Presenting Sponsor ($5,000)

  • Event “presented by” your company
  • Opportunity to participate in event agenda
  • Prominent recognition at event and on RTA event webpage
  • Plus all Event Sponsor benefits below
  • Restricted to RTA Sustaining Gold or higher members and Senior Regional Partners

 Event Sponsor  ($999)

  • Company name displayed on event signage and event agenda
  • Name and verbal recognition at event
  • Name recognition in RTA promotional e-mails and on RTA event webpage
  • Registration for eight (8) participants at event with at-table name recognition
  • RTA membership is not required to serve as an Event Sponsor

Note:  RTA Gold, Silver, and Bronze memberships also include recognition benefits at and tickets to all events

Friday, July 22, 2022
The Umstead Hotel and Spa in Cary

The regional business community hosts the annual RTA Transportation Breakfast featuring guest speakers from across the state and/or nation to highlight current and emerging trends in mobility and commerce. More than 200 business, elected, and transportation leaders will attend the event at The Umstead Hotel and Spa. Learn more about the 2022 event here.

  • Event sponsorship: $999 – company name displayed on event signage and event agenda, name and verbal recognition at event, name recognition in promotional emails and on event webpage, registration for six (6) with at-table name recognition.
  • RTA Gold, Silver, and Bronze memberships also include recognition and visibility at all RTA events.
    See details at letsgetmoving.org/benefits

RTA Regional Leadership Tours

RTA Regional Transit Awareness Day:

Thursday, September 29, 2022 – draft schedule overview
 (all times approximate; agenda subject to change)

  • 7a – 7:15a – Attendee arrival, at RTP
    Participants will meet at 800 Park Offices Drive, RTP
    Attendees requested to arrive by 7:15 am
    Attendee registration occurs here; includes distribution of nametags, Whisper units
    Tripper buses will shuttle attendees to GoTriangle Regional Transit Center (RTC)

    Event buses provided by Chapel Hill Transit and GoDurham/City of Durham
  •   7:30a – Welcome breakfast and Leadership briefing 1:  Overview of day, Cary focus, RTC, at GoTriangle RTC
    Breakfast provided by GoCary/Town of Cary
  •   8:30a – Transit field visit 1:  RTC to Raleigh via regional/local bus
  •   9:15a – Leadership briefing 2:  Raleigh, at Union Station
    Refreshments provided by GoRaleigh/City of Raleigh
  • 10:00a – Transit field visit 2:  Raleigh to Durham via passenger rail
    Dedicated passenger coaches provided by NCDOT
  • 10:30a – Leadership briefing 3:  Durham, at Durham Station
  • 11:30a – Transit field visit 3:  Durham to Chapel Hill and Carrboro via regional/local bus
  • 12:15p – Lunch and Leadership briefing 4:  Chapel Hill and Carrboro, at Hilton Carrboro
  •   1:45p – Transit field visit 4:  Carrboro and Chapel Hill to RTP via regional/local bus
  •  2:30p – Closing reception/discussion at RTP, 800 Park Offices Drive
  • Closing reception hosted by the Research Triangle Foundation of North Carolina
  • by 4:30p – event scheduled to end

Presentation decks

Media coverage (WRAL-NBC 5WNCN-CBS 17)

Our last RTA Tour was  March 28-31, 2022 in South Florida; see also prior tours here.

The RTA tour unites business, elected, transportation leaders from across the Triangle to learn about innovative mobility solutions from a peer market. The visit draws regionally for this high-impact opportunity to introduce new transportation practices that support our regional economy.

  • Tour sponsorship: $2000 – name recognition on event webpage, in promotional emails, and on tour agenda, as well as verbal recognition during the tour. Does not include tour registration.
  • RTA Gold, Silver, and Bronze memberships also include recognition and visibility at all RTA tours.

RTA General Membership Meetings

Tuesday May 17, 2022
I-885 Construction Site

The regional business community hosts General Membership meetings as a way to connect members together and learn about key issues in North Carolina as well as potential solutions . Registration for members now open

Event sponsorship: $999 – company name displayed on event signage and event agenda, name and verbal recognition at event, name recognition in promotional emails and on event webpage, registration for six (6) with at-table name recognition.

  • RTA Gold, Silver, and Bronze memberships also include recognition and visibility at all RTA events.
    See details at letsgetmoving.org/benefits

The Regional Transportation Alliance presents various events throughout the year to bring the regional business community and our public-sector partners together on key issues.

Event sponsorships

RTA event sponsorships for our major annual events are open to any company and are not limited to RTA members. Sponsorships of the RTA regional leadership tour requires RTA membership. To become a sponsor, or for more information, call 919.664.7062 or email us.

Gold members

Thank you to our Omnia Gold, Sustaining Gold, and Gold members

Omnia Gold