Charlotte
Events & Info Sessions

Sep
24

Local Leaders, Global Impact – Charlotte 2040: How the Queen City Plans to Grow Over the Next Two Decades

7:30-9:00 AMNortheastern University-Charlotte, 101 N. Tryon Street, 11th Floor, Charlotte, NC 28246

From greenways and ballparks to housing and transit, Charlotte is regarded as a well-planned City and that’s not by chance. Beginning with the Odell Plan in the 1960s, the Queen City has a 50-year tradition of a creating a new Center City plan every 10 years to provide a blueprint...
Oct
30

Local Leaders, Global Impact – FinTech Success: The Lending Tree Story

7:30-9:00 AMNortheastern University-Charlotte, 101 N. Tryon Street, 11th Floor, Charlotte, NC 28246

Join Doug Lebda, CEO of the Lending Tree, as he tells an intriguing story about the success of his organization in the FinTech industry. A complimentary light breakfast will be served. Also joining the conversation is Dr. Karthik Krishnan, Associate Professor, D’Amore-McKim School of Business, Northeastern University; CEO and Founder...
Nov
21

Local Leaders, Global Impact – Progressive Companies Using Workspace to Drive Innovation

7:30-9:00 AMNortheastern University-Charlotte, 101 N. Tryon Street, 11th Floor, Charlotte, NC 28246

Join us for a discussion on Innovation Centers as we explore Charlotte-based companies that use innovation as a driver for every aspect of the workplace, including talent acquisition, productivity, R&D, and retention. A complimentary light breakfast will be served. Panelists: Richard Donaldson, Managing Director of Digital Transformation, Duke Energy Brad Wallace, Principal,...