events

An Event on May 12, 2016:

West Michigan World Trade Week Annual Business Conference

Thursday, May 12th - 11:30am-5:30pm

Join us on as we hear from Michigan companies and their strategies for export success. It is sure to be a full afternoon of networking and learning how businesses are succeeding mapping global sales! Each year a dynamic network of community organizations throughout the West Michigan region plan the May West Michigan World Trade Week business conference focused on promoting international trade and business growth in foreign markets. See what you can learn, register today!

 

An Event on May 17, 2016:

LinkedIn Strategy Session

Please come to this West Coast Chamber event, where we will focus on how summer interns can begin using LinkedIn to keep in touch with connections they make at internships and socially to facilitate career development. Event will be held from 11:30-1:00pm. 

 

If you cannot attend this event, the Grand Haven Chamber is hosting a similar event on Wednesday, June 1st. 

An Event on May 18, 2016:

Cyber Threats—How Organizations can Prevent and Respond to These Attacks

Attend this session provided by Barnes & Thornburg LLP, who is bringing national experts on the topic of cyber security to this free event.

Learn about:

  • The emerging types of cyberattack “terrorism” threats and how informed organizations are responding
  • Managing risk with third parties such as outside vendors
  • How to structure cyber insurance polices and language, what to buy and what to avoid buying

More about the presenters Jason Bernstein and Carrie Raver.

Register here