Venues & Hotels


Washington Duke Inn

Forest Room    ||    Ambassador Room

Sanford School of Public Policy

Rhodes Conference Room 223    ||    Fleishman Commons    ||    Room 04 (Ground Level)



Welcome to Durham


Thank you for your interest in Durham, North Carolina – a place where great things happen.

Named one of the global locations on the “Top Places to Go in 2011” list byThe New York Times, and the number one place in the US to retire by CNN and Money Magazine, Durham, NC is a great visitor destination with many exciting stories to tell. For more information, visit the Official Visitor Information Site For Durham

Durham and Raleigh

“Raleigh-Durham”, (RDU) is the name of the airport that serves two, distinct metropolitan statistical areas—one centered around Durham, NC, and another called Raleigh-Cary. The airport is co-owned by the cities of Durham and Raleigh, along with Durham and Wake counties. RDU is located at the western edge of Wake County, midway between the cities of Durham and Raleigh.

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Duke Global Summit on Governance & Development in a Value Chain World
October 29 — November 1, 2014
Duke University, Durham, NC / USA

About GVC

At GVC, we seek to develop an industry-centric view of economic globalization that highlights the linkages between economic actors and geographic space.

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For general information about the GVC Summit, including registration, please contact us at:

  • 919.681.6564
  • 919.681.4183
  • 2024 W. Main St. Durham, NC 27705