The Indus Entrepreneurs of the Carolinas will host a panel discussion on April 17 to explore the challenges of launching and running a company.

Participating panelists include venture capitalist Mitch Mumma of Intersouth Partners, Jud Bowman, chief technology officer of Motricity, and Pete Durand, chief executive officer of Integrian.

The event starts at 6 PM at the Brier Creek Club House.

For details, see: www.tie-carolinas.org