History and Background

The Carolina Technology Conference started as a joint venture between several local USER GROUPS in 2008.

Over 700 people from 14 states and Washington DC descend on Columbia, South Carolina for one of the largest technology conferences in the southeast. Attendees included a good mix of IT decision makers, technology professionals, experts in various specialties, business leaders, students and educational institutions.

The Carolina Technology Conference is proud to host the biggest names in the technology business along with local partners who gather each year in Columbia, SC for this unique event!

Past Conference Statistics

STATS from past few conferences


Unique Attendees


Companies & Government Agencies Represented by Attendees


People Attending Multiple Years


Number of States Represented by Attendees


Percent of Students & Job Seekers (Even lower this year).


Percent with MORE than 8 years in a IT/Security Career


# of CEOs, CIOs, Owners, Presidents


# of VP Technology, CTO, IT Directors, Senior IT Managers


Promo Video (2 minutes)


Promo Video (30 Second)