Community Resources

Students are encouraged to participate in the local community to embrace the dynamics of technology and entrepreneurship in Charlotte, the next technology hub of East Coast.

Below are some of the most active groups in Charlotte tech community.



Tech Talent South's mission is to develop more tech talent in the South through immersive beginner-focused programs teaching web development and computer programming.


Charlotte's Python user group. Meet other Python users, developers, and enthusiasts of all skill levels interested in discovering and sharing why the Python programming language is such a joy to work with.


Charlotte Bots and AI Meetup is a group for all technology enthusiasts that are learning, venturing or building bots and AI based applications. The group will organize monthly at Industry Charlotte and participate in presentations, discussions and solutions using Open Source technologies and popular frameworks.


Charlotte Artificial Intelligence & Deep Learning's goal is to congregate with data enthusiasts from all over Charlotte, exclusively online and discuss trending topics in the world of AI. They also regularly invite esteemed industry influencers and thought leaders who talk shop on all things data science.


Charlotte Tech and Beer is a community of tech professionals and enthusiasts that are inspired and passionate about technology in all forms and applications. We are focused on connecting the Charlotte Tech community through the simplest form of communication…a conversation.


BLKTECHCLT is Charlotte’s first and only inclusive tech hub for entrepreneurs and technologists of color, serving as a one-stop shop for career development, startup resources, and connecting with the top recruiters in Charlotte’s tech community.


ChickTech Charlotte is a local chapter of ChickTech, a national nonprofit organization, working to close the gender gap in the technology and engineering sectors. This group will create welcoming and inclusive meetups in and around Charlotte to get together, learn and network. Our goal is to help build a tech community where women and girls are encouraged, empowered and welcome.


The Charlotte BI Group, or CBIG, is a technical user group focused on business intelligence, analytics, data science, data warehousing, and big data.