Event Schedule

EDCC Regional Economic Development Forum

Mar 12 2019 - 8:30am to 4:00pm

Lender Events

FORUM TOPICS:
Agenda will be announced soon!

Keynote: Betsy Markey, Executive Director, Colorado Office of Economic Development & International Trade
Opportunity Zones Update
Using Regionalism to Drive Economic Development
Building Communities with a Skilled Labor Force
Creating an Ecosystem of Innovation
Fostering the Growth and Deployment of Precision Agriculture
CONFERENCE ATTENDEES REPRESENT:

Hosting community: local leaders and businesses, government agencies, non-profit organizations, universities and community colleges
Statewide: cities from across the state, businesses and corporations, non-profit organizations, government agencies, universities, community colleges and more

SBA Emerging Leaders of Colorado program

Mar 15 2019 - 5:00pm to 5:15pm

Entrepreneurial Events

SBA’s Emerging Leaders program allows you to participate in a
‘mini MBA’ style course to promote commercial insight & growth.

This 7 month program provides existing small business owners tools,
training & networks to turn growth plans into action.

Receive customized training from guest experts.

Learn to access new avenues of capital.

Work with experienced mentors, attend specialized workshops &
develop connections with peers, local leaders & the financial community.

Curriculum includes:
Customized training for “C” level executives
3 year strategic growth action plan w/ benchmarks
Over 100 hours of professional, specialized training

Space is Limited – Applications are due March 15!!!

Denver Metro Chamber Mindfulness Track: Emotional Intelligence

Mar 20 2019 - 8:30am to 11:00am

Entrepreneurial Events

We will introduce techniques to recondition your response to negative triggers, which collapses negative biases/charges. The class will incorporate multiple practices which foster self and social awareness.

National Small Business Development Center Day

Mar 22 2019 - 9:00am to 11:30am

Entrepreneurial Events

SBDC Day is a national, collective proclamation of the success and impact America's Small Business Development Centers have across the nation in economic development and the small business community. The Colorado SBDC will be celebrating our client successes at the Capitol with client exhibitor tables showcasing their products. Join us as we celebrate SBDC!

Denver Metro Chamber Mindfulness Track: Successful Team Building

Apr 17 2019 - 8:30am to 11:30am

Entrepreneurial Events

Small group exercises will be incorporated to illustrate some key predictors of success. Discussion will include getting clear on what success looks like, communication patterns, using conflict, building trust, and challenges of working on a virtual teams. Course will be interactive.

12th Annual Veterans Small Business Conference

Apr 18 2019 - 7:30am to 2:30pm

Entrepreneurial Events

Don’t miss out on the year’s premier business training event for veteran entrepreneurs! Join the Colorado Small Business Development Center for a day full of training, resources and networking at the Colorado Springs Marriott. Looking to start a business? Learn how to utilize your skill set to lay the foundation for a successful venture. Already have a business? Explore options to grow your current operation such as government contracting, improved marketing, certifications and more. This is your chance to learn from the best while networking with fellow veterans from southern Colorado. Don’t wait to register - this event WILL sell out!

Need a space for your event?

The Centennial Room

Seats 50, 75 standing

The Bighorn Sheep Room

Seats 6-8

The Lark Bunting Room

Seats 4-6