Tuesday, August 29, 2023 | VIP Reception | 5:30 – 7:30pm | Location: TBD

Wednesday, August 30, 2023 | Conference | 8:00am – 5:00pm | Younts Conference Center at Furman University


Why attend GCC 2023?


There are many reasons to attend Global Carolina Connections...

Share Ideas

Our panels bring together local experts on important topics including industry trends, workforce development, and global economics. Global Carolina Connections keeps you up to speed.

Make Connections


Extensive networking opportunities allow you to strengthen connections — new and old. GCC 2022 was attended by nearly 200 global execs — and 2023 promises to be bigger than ever.


Hear Prominent Speakers


Speakers include SC Secretary of Commerce Harry Lightsey and CEO of the Economic Development Partnership of NC Chris Chung — plus C level executives from top OEMs and Tier 1 and 2 suppliers. 


Grow Your Company

Global Carolina Connections provides insights from leading companies on how they have expanded and grown their businesses in the Carolinas. Come listen to their stories — and make your own in the process.

Drive Innovation


Companies that cultivate global connections are four times more likely to develop major innovations than those that just operate in an industry cluster. Come to GCC 2023 to make your connections!