RTA Annual Meeting: The State of Mobility 2025

RTA Annual Meeting — The State of Mobility 2025:
“Innovative Approaches to Transportation Funding.”

  • Friday, January 24, 2025, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • Embassy Suites by Hilton Raleigh-Durham-Research Triangle in Cary

Please call Jacob Rigg at 919.664.7062 or jacob@letsgetmoving.org with questions about registration or sponsorship.

Join more than 400 regional leaders in January 2025 for the 23rd annual meeting of the metropolitan Triangle’s regional business leadership group on transportation. Members of the regional business community will join regional and statewide leaders in transportation and government as we explore new and innovative ways to fund and advance mobility infrastructure in North Carolina.

The RTA annual meeting is a can’t-miss gathering of regional business leaders, members, elected officials, transportation partners, and other colleagues from our region and state. The event will also feature the annual State of Mobility presentation. All RTA members have one or more tickets included with their membership; additional tickets are available. Sponsorships are $999 and are open to both RTA members and non-members.

This RTA event will include interactive discussion and engagement opportunities for all attendees.

List of confirmed speakers

  • Jay Irby, First Citizens Bank, RTA chair
  • Joe Milazzo, RTA executive director
  • more to be announced as we get closer to the January 2025 date


Sponsors of the RTA annual meeting - The State of Mobility 2025

Event sponsors

  • Amgen
  • First Citizens Bank
  • Kane Realty
  • Research Triangle Foundation of North Carolina
  • Please call 919.664.7062 or jacob@letsgetmoving.org to serve as an event sponsor.

Sponsorship options

Presenting Sponsor ($5,000)

  • Event “presented by” your company
  • Opportunity to participate in event agenda
  • Reserved parking with firm logo
  • Prominent recognition at event and on RTA event webpage
  • Plus all Event Sponsor benefits below
  • Restricted to RTA Sustaining Gold or higher members, Senior Regional Partners, and other public sector 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

Tickets included with RTA membership, and additional ticket pricing:

  • RTA Gold members receive 8 tickets included with their membership investment.
  • RTA Silver members receive 4 tickets included with their membership.
  • RTA Senior Regional Partners, and Bronze members receive 2 tickets included with their membership.
  • All RTA Gold, Silver, and Bronze members also receive recognition at the event.
  • RTA Standard members have 1 ticket included with their membership.
  • Additional RTA member tickets are $75
  • Non-RTA member tickets are available for $150
  • Nonprofit partner tickets are $75
  • Public-sector partner/elected official tickets are $45
  • Note:  RTA reserves the right to limit event attendance at any time depending on pandemic conditions

No registration refunds after Thursday, January 16, 2025

RTA is a regional program of the Raleigh Chamber, which has determined that this event is permitted under Section 138A-32(e)(1)c of the General Statutes.

Upcoming RTA annual meeting dates:

RTA 23rd Annual Meeting — The State of Mobility 2025
Friday, January 24, 2025
11 am – 2:00 pm
Embassy Suites Raleigh-Durham-Research Triangle in Cary

RTA 24th Annual Meeting — The State of Mobility 2026
date TBD


Most recent prior RTA annual meetings:

RTA 22nd Annual Meeting – The State of Mobility 2024
held on Friday, January 26, 2024:  click here for more information

RTA 21st Annual Meeting – The State of Mobility 2023
held on Tuesday, January 24 (online) and Tuesday, January 31, 2023; click here for more information


Regional Leadership Team

RTA Gold Members
Clark Nexsen
Duke Energy
First Citizens Bank
Greater Durham Chamber of Commerce
IBM Corporation
Kane Realty
Pinnacle Financial Partners
Raleigh Chamber
Red Hat, Inc.
Research Triangle Foundation of North Carolina
The Sunrock Group
Smith Anderson
United Therapeutics
Wake County Economic Development  (EDGE6)
Wetherill Engineering, Inc

RTA Silver Members
AT&T North Carolina
Bolton & Menk
Capitol Broadcasting Co., Inc.
Chatham Park / Preston Development
Coastal Federal Credit Union
Credit Suisse
CSL Seqirus
Dominion Energy
Duke University
Fidelity Investments
First National Bank
Fox Rothschild LLP
FUJIFILM Diosynth Biotechnologies
Gannett Fleming, Inc.
Greater Raleigh Convention and Visitors Bureau
Martin Marietta
ms consultants, inc.
North Carolina State University
Novo Nordisk
Raleigh-Durham Airport Authority
RTI International
SAS Institute Inc.
STV Inc.
The Umstead Hotel and Spa
UNC Chapel Hill
UNC Health
Wake Technical Community College
York Properties, Inc./McDonald-York Building Company

RTA Senior Regional Partners
Capital Area MPO
Durham-Chapel Hill-Carrboro MPO
City of Durham
GoRaleigh / City of Raleigh
Raleigh-Durham Airport Authority
Town of Cary
Town of Chapel Hill/Chapel Hill Transit
Town of Morrisville
Town of Holly Springs
Triangle J Council of Governments

RTA Bronze members
Alfred Benesch & Company
Clancy & Theys Construction Company
CPL Architecture and Engineering, PC
Gregory Poole Equipment Company
HH Architecture
Highwoods Properties
McKim & Creed
Strada Architecture
Trinity Capital Partners
WakeMed Health & Hospitals

Gold members

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

Omnia Gold