A hub for innovation and community in Wilson, NC


Gig East Summit 2023

Apply To Speak at the next Gig East Summit:

Present alongside regional and national leaders in Entrepreneurship, Arts, Science and Technology


Here is what we look for in speaking submissions:

  • Session ideas with clear takeaways for attendees. Your message or service must link back to Wilson, NC in some form or fashion.
  • Case Studies. What are some practical, real-life examples attendees can relate to in the realm of
  • Entrepreneurship, Arts, Science and Technology.
  • As much detail as possible. The more info we have about your potential session, the better we’ll be able to gauge whether it’s a good fit for our audience.
  • Inspiring Stories. Leaving attendees with an inspiring call to action


The perks of being a #gigeastsummit2023 speaker:

  • Exposure on event website, emails, newsletters, and other marketing materials
  • Opportunities for networking and meeting new business contacts
  • Learning about what’s happening in Wilson’s innovation economy


If the following points sound interesting, we would love to hear from you:

  • You are open to partnering with #gigeastsummit2023 to deliver a great summit experience for attendees
  • You’re interested in attending the whole event and engaging with attendees
  • You’re willing to help spread the word about the event to your network and within your community.


Before submitting please note:

First choice of speaking engagements will be given to Exchange Corporate Members. If your company would like to be guaranteed a session or more involved in the #gigeastsummit2023 beyond your session, sponsorship opportunities are available.

Apply Today

Fill out the form below to submit your speaker application for Gig East Summit 2023