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Emerging Issues Forum

People, Knowledge and Resources

The Institute's roots reach back to 1986. The Emerging Issues Forum is an annual gathering of international, national and statewide thought leaders and stakeholders who discuss challenges and opportunities for North Carolina. 

Dating back to 1986, the Emerging Issues Forum is an annual gathering of thought leaders and stakeholders across various perspectives and backgrounds to discuss challenges and opportunities for North Carolina’s future.

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“Weathering Financial Storms: A Resilient Future for North Carolina Families”
2024 Emerging Issues Forum
February 13, 2024
Raleigh, NC

I have attended and been involved with the Institute every year since the beginning. This is a great organization where creative thinking mixes with business and entrepreneurs. I have seen ideas being presented and then formed into policy and used to create jobs and opportunities.

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Mark Fleming

Vice President of Government Affairs, Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina (retired)

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