Join us on Wednesday, September 28 at Venture X Charlotte (address below) for an in-person evening of networking and education, our panelists along with our moderator George Applebee, Regional Director or Sales, East Enterprise of Software AG to discuss how IT can empower your business to reach its goals. 

  • Richard Donaldson, Vice President of Digital Transformation, Duke Energy
  • Todd Carlson, Vice President of Information Technology, Centene Corporation
  • Lalit Thakur, SVP and Chief Data Officer, American Tire Distributors


  • 5:30  - Arrival, networking and refreshments
  • 6:00  - Welcome remarks
  • 6:10  - Panel 
  • 7:15  - Wrap Up

In the modern business world, technology is the driver of keeping your business competitive. The way you implement technology in your workplace can help your business reach its goals. Our moderator and panelists will discuss the following:

  • What are the benefits of adopting an Agile vs. a Waterfall methodology in helping IT and the business become partners?
  • How can IT strategy be developed to help a business meet their goals?
  • What is the process of tying Tech Strategy to Business Strategy, and how can that help the business be more successful?
  • And more...


Venture X Charlotte – The Refinery
1213 W. Morehead Street
5th Floor
Charlotte, NC 28208

Driving Directions 

Questions? Contact:

Lauren Greene
(980) 220-8200


 Thank you to our September 2022 Forum Sponsor: