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Synergy 2023, the annual flagship conference of ITServe Alliance scheduled to be held on October 26-27 at Atlantic City, New Jersey, will be a Master Class of sorts for newbies in the field. The event will showcase the success stories of 2,200+ ITServe member companies in the United States.
Politicians to corporate leaders who have scaled peaks of success will share their experiences, expertise, and knowledge for newbies.
“We have more than 2,200 member companies, spread over 21 Chapters, and they generate 175,000 high-paying jobs across the US. Our members contribute almost $12 billion to the US GDP. ITServe Alliance is the voice for the small and medium-scale enterprises of the IT industry, protecting its members’ interests. We give back to the community, and invest in startups, which is to help the US maintain its leadership in innovation and technology,” said Vinay K. Mahajan, national president of ITServe Alliance while summarizing the contributions of the organization and tracing its growth graph.
The event will present the participants with an opportunity for networking and knowledge sharing. “Synergy 2023 aims to be a veritable marketplace for ideas and innovations. The event is curated to provide actionable insights and strategies that companies can directly implement, serving as a catalyst for taking your business to the next level,” said Venu Sangani, Director of Synergy 2023.
Designed to cater to the needs of ITServe members, primarily tech entrepreneurs, Synergy 2023 will host a plethora of crucial panel discussions. The topics that will be featured at the panel discussions will range from immigration to CIO/CTO issues, mergers and acquisitions, financial planning, and political action committees. Other sessions will discuss recruitment, Contracts, Legal Compliance, and Federal Contracting. Founded in 2010, ITServe Alliance is the largest association of Information Technology Services organizations functioning across the US.
“Synergy 2023 is a one-of-a-kind conference delivering innovative strategies, unique insights, and proven tactics for success, exclusively for IT service companies and individuals. Synergy 2023 will focus on developing strategic relationships with our partner organizations, sponsors, and supporters to work for a better technology environment by building greater understanding.”
Vinodbabu Uppu, Chair of the Board of Directors of ITServe shared.
A diverse and esteemed set of speakers will take part in this year’s conference. “From policymakers, and technology leaders to industry innovators, our speakers will be pivotal in shaping the discussions and providing invaluable insights that can be applied in various sectors of the IT industry. The selection process has been meticulous, ensuring that each session offers a blend of expertise, vision, and actionable advice for our members. The goal is to create a transformative experience for our attendees,” said Anil Atyam, Chair of Speakers for the event.
Highlights of Synergy 2023
During Synergy 2023, ITServe will honor entrepreneurs with Leadership Awards. ITServe Alliance honors companies that have demonstrated exceptional growth and success during a specific period. The ITServe Fastest Growing Companies Award is a prestigious recognition that celebrates outstanding performance and remarkable growth in three categories: Small, Medium, and Large. Applicants for these awards are being evaluated based on their revenue growth over a three-year period.
On the inaugural day Steve Forbes, chairman and editor-in-chief of the Forbes Media will deliver the keynote address on “Leadership Lessons: The Stunning Parallels between Great Leaders of the World and Today’s Top Business Leaders.” This will be followed by a keynote address on, “Strategies for Scaling and Sustaining a Successful IT Company from One to 100 Million Plus” by Phaneesh Murthy, Founder & CEO of Primentor. The keynote address by Zack Kass, Technology Futurist, and Generative AI Solutions Specialist will focus on: “AI for Small Business Success: Navigating the Future of Entrepreneurship.”
The first session on October 27 will begin with the keynote address on “Navigating the Financial Crises and Regulatory Landscape: Lessons Learned and Insights for IT Staffing Company Owners” by Sheila Bair, Former FDIC Chair.
Other sessions in the morning include a Startup Cube Finals on GTM Pitfalls Faced by Growing Startups, which will be led by Ashish Agarwal, Turbo Start, DVC. The Immigration Panel Discussion will focus on “Navigating Immigration Challenges and Policies.” The CXO Panel’s focus will be “The Evolving Role of IOs and CTOs in AI and ChatGPT Powered Digital Transformation.” Other panel discussions will address issues related to “Contracts and Litigations,” and “Direct Client Engagement in the World of Contingent Workforce.”
Former US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, the Chief Guest at Synergy 2023 will deliver the keynote address during an interactive session with ITServe members on October 27 evening.
A Special Guest Session at Synergy will be a “Dialogue with Yuvraj Singh,” a former Indian cricketer, entrepreneur, and philanthropist. Synergy 2023 will conclude with a Live Musical Concert by Bollywood Playback Singer and Filmfare Awardee Kanika Kapoor.