RALEIGH, NC  |  SEPT. 27, 2022

The North Carolina Defense Summit (NCDS) will build our military, community, and defense industry through sharing state and national best practices.

  • Advocate installation, community and individual resilience
  • Build military installation and host community mutual support relationships
  • Coordinate military installation, defense sector, higher education, research

NCDS presents knowledge and best practices in advancing North Carolina as the most military, Veteran and defense industry state in the nation.

Who attends?

  • Stakeholders from across North Carolina and the greater mid-Atlantic region
  • Community leaders committed to supporting installation missions and military families
  • Military installation leaders from North Carolina bases
  • Federal and state government collaborators

Key topics include:

  • Defense budget issues at the state level
  • Emerging military legislative themes in North Carolina
  • Best practices for military civilian support organizations
  • North Carolina military infrastructure challenges
  • Federal resiliency grant opportunities and securing funding
  • Identifying greatest needs
  • Community-installation partnership case studies


Standard Ticket

Must register using a .mil email address. Military and federal contractors with .ctr in their email address do not qualify.

Event Location

Raleigh Marriott Crabtree Valley
4500 Marriott Dr, Raleigh, NC 27612

Raleigh Marriott Crabtree Valley