North Carolina Association of Metropolitan Planning Organizations

NCAMPO Conference

Everyone mark your calendars!!!  The 2018 North Carolina Association of Metropolitan Planning Organizations conference is quickly approaching, April 25-27, 2018Durham, here we come!

The 2018 North Carolina MPO conference will be an excellent continuing educational opportunity that will attract a diverse range of transportation planning and engineering professionals. The Conference features a comprehensive array of high quality technical sessions, special speakers, and timely agency updates. More than 350 participants from MPOs, RPOs, NCDOT, the consultant community, transit agencies, and other organizations are expected to attend the conference. While transportation planners, engineers, and consultants make up the core participants, the conference also offers an opportunity for transit administrators, elected officials, land-use planners, public health professionals, students, and others to learn more about a variety of transportation related topics.  All meetings will be held at the Durham Convention Center located at 301 Morgan St.

2018 NCAMPO Conference Information 

Register Online Now!

Early Registration Fees (deadline is March 30th)

  • Public Sector Attendee - $200
  • Private Sector Attendee - $300

Late Registration Fees (after March 30th)

  • Public Sector Attendee - $250
  • Private Sector Attendee - $350

Student Registration

  • Student Attendee - $75*
    *In order to receive the student registration rate, a current student ID must be presented.  Registration and payment are done onsite at conference.

Information on Mobile Tours will be available soon!

Call for Presentations

To submit a presentation, download the Call for Presentations PDF (2018 NCAMPO Call for Presentation), complete the form and submit it prior to the deadline of February 9, 2018.

Reserve your hotel now!

There are 4 hotels that NCAMPO is contracted with to provide rooms for conference attendees.  When making a reservation at a hotel please be sure to reference the room block to receive the group rate.  There are a limited number of rooms at each hotel so, make your reservation early!

21C (Host Hotel)*

111 North Corcoran Street
Durham, NC 27701

Phone: 919-956-6700
Group reference: NCAMPO Convention Center Meeting

Cut-off Date: March 26, 2018

Room Rate: $102/night

Residence Inn Marriott

1108 West Main Street,
Durham, NC 27701

Contact: 800-MARRIOTT
Group reference: City of Durham-Transportation Department

Cut-off Date: Monday, March 26, 2018

Room Rate:  $105.00/night (King Studio)

The Durham Hotel 

315 East Chapel Hill Street
Durham, NC 27701

Phone: 919-768-8836
Group reference: 2018 NCAMPO Conference

Cut-off Date: March 25, 2018

Room Rate: $179/night (Single/Double)

Unscripted Hotel

Image result for unscripted hotel durham202 N. Corcoran St, NC 27701

Phone: 984-329-9500
Group reference: NCAMPO 

Cut-off Date: 

Room Rate:  $155/night (City View King/Queen)

Aloft Durham Downtown

345 Blackwell St
Durham, NC 27701

Phone: 919-402-5656
Group reference: NCAMPO 

Cut-off Date: Wednesday, March 25, 2018

Room Rate:  $149.00/night (Single/Double)


Sponsor Exhibitor Registration


If conducting or pursuing business with these leaders of the industry is important to your business, then being a part of this event is a must. Exhibit Booths and sponsorships are still available.  In order to secure an exhibit booth at the NCAMPO Annual Conference, go online and register.  Come show decision makers from throughout the industry that you are a committed partner to the future of transportation.  If you have questions on sponsorship and/or exhibit booth please email Ernie Cochran at [email protected].

Sponsor and Exhibition Registration/Information

2018 NCAMPO Conference Luncheon Keynote Speaker

Information to come...