Economic Trends Breakfast presented by BizTimes Media

01/26/20177:30 am-9:30 am

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The annual Northern Trust Economic Trends Event, presented by BizTimes Milwaukee, hosts a vibrant discussion between prominent Wisconsin business leaders, state representatives, and industry experts on the state of the economy. This annual event includes a macroeconomic outlook on the economy from Michael Knetter, Ph.D., economist and president of the University of Wisconsin Foundation.

Economic Trends caters to all business leaders, providing insight into the economic outlook through analysis of industry trends and current economic indicators. Selected panelists bring perspectives from their industry while providing forecasts about the year ahead in business. This event has been annually attended by business leaders in Southeastern Wisconsin and for many has become the first significant business function of the calendar year.

Click Here to meet the speakers and read more about the 2017 program.

 

 

Wellness Summit presented by BizTimes Media

03/17/20177:00 am-11:00 am

The annual Wellness Summit, presented by BizTimes Media. This event provides a hands-on, practical and educational approach for company leaders.

2017 program details coming soon.

 

 

M&A Forum presented by BizTimes Media

04/21/20177:30 am-11:00 am

The annual M&A Forum, presented by BizTimes Media, will examine different business exit strategies, including recapitalizations, employee stock ownership programs, management buyouts, sale to private equity firms, mergers with strategic partners and more.

The M&A Forum will feature a leading keynote speaker in addition to a forum discussion designed to further educate and inform business owners, CEOs, presidents and their advisers to implement the right strategies.

2017 program details coming soon.

 

 

2017 Wisconsin International Trade Conference

05/11/20177:00 am-4:00 pm

This is the largest conference of its kind in the state with multiple breakout sessions on relevant international topics.

Global trade today is tomorrow’s future, is what you will find at this year’s 53rd annual conference featuring:

Breakfast & lunch keynotes
Expert led breakout sessions
Presentation of the Governor’s Export Awards
30+ exhibitors
500 attendees

For more information visit http://www.mmac.org/international.html or contact Sarah Zens at 414.287.4133

Media Sponsor: BizTimes Media

 

 

Women in Business Breakfast presented by BizTimes Media

05/24/20177:30 am-9:30 am

BizTimes Media’s annual Women in Business breakfast kicks off our annual BizExpo. The event attracts southeastern Wisconsin’s top female executives, who gather to network and enjoy a panel discussion on the topics dominating our business landscape today.

2017 program details coming soon

 

 

BizExpo - Wisconsin's largest one-day business event

05/24/20179:00 am-5:00 pm

1 DAY | 3 MAIN STAGE EVENTS | 18 SEMINARS

Attend the 13th annual BizExpo to connect with hundreds of businesses, meet thousands of other professionals and learn from the area’s top business leaders.

Register in advance for your free BizExpo pass, or pay just $20 at the door. Registration opens in February.

Your BizExpo pass gets you admission to the show floor and all seminars. We’ll post a list of seminars at least 45 days before the event.

Interested in exhibiting? Call Linda Crawford at 414-336-7112 or advertise@biztimes.com

 

 

 

Bravo! Entrepreneur and I.Q. (Innovation Quotient) Awards

05/24/201711:30 am-1:30 pm

BOLD LEADERS. BRIGHT IDEAS.

This prestigious awards program, a main stage event at the annual BizExpo, celebrates the region’s most creative and innovative entrepreneurs as well as innovative products, services or processes developed by Southeastern Wisconsin companies.

Ideal Bravo! Entrepreneur nominees are individuals who demonstrate the best traits of entrepreneurship including willingness to take risk, drive, perseverance, flexibility and more.

Ideal I.Q. (Innovation Quotient) nominees are companies who develop innovative products or services, or those with notably unique and innovative processes, operational structures and/or market strategies.

Prior to the awards program, join us for a luncheon and robust dialogue among a panel of entrepreneurs and innovators who share their stories – and lessons learned along the way.

2017 nomination form coming soon.

 

 

BizExpo After Hours presented by BizTimes Media

05/24/20175:00 pm-7:00 pm

After a high-energy day on the BizExpo floor, join us for the upscale BizTimes After Hours cocktail party. Meet up with current and new connections over a favorite beverage to debrief the day or just relax and unwind.

Registration coming soon.

 

 

Top 10 Businesses of the Year Awards

06/09/201711:30 am-1:30 pm

The annual Top 10 Businesses of the Year Awards, presented by the Waukesha County Business Alliance in partnership with BizTimes Media, honors 10 businesses in southeastern Wisconsin. Winners are selected by an independent panel of judges based upon financial growth, customer focus, a history of outstanding employee relations and a commitment to the community. They are honored at the awards luncheon and featured in the print and online editions of BizTimes Milwaukee.

2017 program details and application coming soon.

 

 

Family and Closely Held Business Summit

06/12/20177:00 am-11:30 am

Join other family & closely held companies and learn how to navigate many of the complex issues related to growing a successful and sustainable family and closely held business. It’s your opportunity to learn and network with others who are on the same journey as they strive to build wealth and create a lasting legacy.

Spend a morning learning from family business owners and CEOS on topics ranging from culture, growth, transitioning, sustained success, and legacy. Each session will include leaders of local, family and closely-held businesses who will share their advice and experiences.

2017 program details coming soon.

 

 

Future 50 Awards

09/22/201711:00 am-1:30 pm

Milwaukee’s Future 50 Program, established in 1988, recognizes privately-owned companies in the seven county region that have been in business for at least three years and have shown significant revenue and employment growth. The companies are honored at the annual Future 50 Luncheon, are highlighted in the MMAC’s Membership Directory and are often featured in news articles published by BizTimes Milwaukee.

2017 program details and application coming soon.

 

 

Next Generation Manufacturing Summit

10/04/20177:00 am-10:45 am

The annual Next Generation Manufacturing Summit, presented by BizTimes Media and M7 features an exciting interactive discussion with chief executive officers of southeastern Wisconsin companies. The CEOs will share their companies’ best operational strategies and discuss their solutions for competing in a global marketplace and how they are planning for tomorrow today.

2017 program details coming soon.

Main stage event at the Wisconsin Manufacturing & Technology Show.

 

 

Nonprofit Excellence Awards presented by BizTimes Media

11/02/20177:30 am-9:30 am

BizTimes Media presents its annual awards program to salute southeastern Wisconsin’s best corporate citizens and most effective nonprofit organizations.

The awards presentation is preceded by a panel discussion where local business leaders will share how a culture of giving is good for both business and the community. Each panelist shares a deep belief in their company’s commitment to corporate citizenship and its positive impact on our community and their business.

2017 program details and nomination form coming soon.

 

 

Commercial Real Estate and Development Conference

11/16/20177:30 am-9:30 am

The annual Commercial Real Estate and Development Conference, presented by BizTimes Milwaukee, Marquette University’s Bell Real Estate Program and the Commercial Association of Realtors Wisconsin (CARW), is southeastern Wisconsin’s premier networking and information event for the industry. This conference examined the latest trends in commercial real estate and development and explored the possibilities for the year ahead.

2017 program details coming soon.

 

 

Health Care Heroes presented by BizTimes Media

12/06/20177:30 am-9:30 am

The annual BizTimes Media Health Care Heroes Awards salute the impact and accomplishments of people and organizations that are making a positive difference in the community on the front lines of health care.

2017 nomination form coming soon.

Doing Business with Mexico: Opportunities & Success Stories

01/26/20177:30 am-9:00 am

Did you know that Mexico is Wisconsin’s 2nd largest trading partner? Are you considering entering the Mexican market?  What is the current status of the Mexico – U.S. economic relationship? The WTA will answer these questions and more as we present a case study by Rockwell Automation along with experts from...

Economic Trends Breakfast presented by BizTimes Media

01/26/20177:30 am-9:30 am

The annual Northern Trust Economic Trends Event, presented by BizTimes Milwaukee, hosts a vibrant discussion between prominent Wisconsin business leaders, state representatives, and industry experts on the state of the economy. This annual event includes a macroeconomic outlook on the economy from Michael Knetter, Ph.D., economist and president of the...

Establishing Your Brand Through Video

01/26/20177:45 am-9:30 am

Join the SMPS (Society for Marketing Professional Services) Wisconsin for: Establishing Your Brand through Video All too often companies are producing brand videos they’re not fully happy with, both in content and results. Whether you have the resources to hire an outside production firm, or are using an in-house videographer resource,...

"Navigate" Sales Workshop

01/26/20171:00 pm-4:00 pm

Navigate Want to speed up your sales cycle and win more sales? MKE Sales Accelerator, Waukesha-based management consulting and training firm presents Navigate. Join us to work through five sales tools that will qualify better prospects and opportunities, shift the conversation in your favor, speed up your sales cycle, and...

2017 Investment & Tax Update

01/26/20175:30 pm-7:00 pm

Minimize your Tax Bill and Maximize your Wallet Join SVA Plumb Financial and SVA Certified Public Accountants for our annual Investment & Tax Update. This highly attended seminar will feature a summary of 2016 market performance and the outlook for 2017 along with tax planning ideas for the upcoming year....

"Align" Sales Workshop

02/09/20171:00 pm-4:00 pm

Align Drive your sales faster! MKE Sales Accelerator, Waukesha-based management consulting and training firm, presents Align. Looking for a better introductory message? Looking to align that message on the right prospects? Need to connect with more prospects? Join us to work through five sales tools that will target your efforts, help...

First Steps to Starting a Business

02/15/20176:00 pm-9:00 pm

Get the information and skills you need to open a business. During a fast-paced, three-hour course, you will: Assess the feasibility of your business idea Identify the risks and rewards of starting your business Receive tools to calculate start-up costs Learn important marketing strategies Explore legal considerations Understand the value...

"Turbo Charge" Sales Workshop

02/16/20171:00 pm-4:00 pm

Turbo Charge Tired of not making your sales goals and hoping things will change? MKE Sales Accelerator, Waukesha-based management consulting and training firm presents Turbo Charge. Join us to learn the four sales rules and the four sales tools that have been built through five years of working with successful...

"Navigate" Sales Workshop

02/23/20171:00 pm-4:00 pm

Navigate Want to speed up your sales cycle and win more sales? MKE Sales Accelerator, Waukesha-based management consulting and training firm presents Navigate. Join us to work through five sales tools that will qualify better prospects and opportunities, shift the conversation in your favor, speed up your sales cycle, and...

"Align" Sales Workshop

03/09/20171:00 pm-4:00 pm

Align Drive your sales faster! MKE Sales Accelerator, Waukesha-based management consulting and training firm, presents Align. Looking for a better introductory message? Looking to align that message on the right prospects? Need to connect with more prospects? Join us to work through five sales tools that will target your efforts, help...

First Steps to Starting a Business

03/15/20176:00 pm-9:00 pm

Get the information and skills you need to open a business. During a fast-paced, three-hour course, you will: Assess the feasibility of your business idea Identify the risks and rewards of starting your business Receive tools to calculate start-up costs Learn important marketing strategies Explore legal considerations Understand the value...

"Turbo Charge" Sales Workshop

03/16/20171:00 pm-4:00 pm

Turbo Charge Tired of not making your sales goals and hoping things will change? MKE Sales Accelerator, Waukesha-based management consulting and training firm presents Turbo Charge. Join us to learn the four sales rules and the four sales tools that have been built through five years of working with successful...

Wellness Summit presented by BizTimes Media

03/17/20177:00 am-11:00 am

The annual Wellness Summit, presented by BizTimes Media. This event provides a hands-on, practical and educational approach for company leaders. 2017 program details coming soon.    

"Navigate" Sales Workshop

03/23/20171:00 pm-4:00 pm

Navigate Want to speed up your sales cycle and win more sales? MKE Sales Accelerator, Waukesha-based management consulting and training firm presents Navigate. Join us to work through five sales tools that will qualify better prospects and opportunities, shift the conversation in your favor, speed up your sales cycle, and...

First Steps to Starting a Business

04/19/20176:00 pm-9:00 pm

Get the information and skills you need to open a business. During a fast-paced, three-hour course, you will: Assess the feasibility of your business idea Identify the risks and rewards of starting your business Receive tools to calculate start-up costs Learn important marketing strategies Explore legal considerations Understand the value...

M&A Forum presented by BizTimes Media

04/21/20177:30 am-11:00 am

The annual M&A Forum, presented by BizTimes Media, will examine different business exit strategies, including recapitalizations, employee stock ownership programs, management buyouts, sale to private equity firms, mergers with strategic partners and more. The M&A Forum will feature a leading keynote speaker in addition to a forum discussion designed to...

2017 Wisconsin International Trade Conference

05/11/20177:00 am-4:00 pm

This is the largest conference of its kind in the state with multiple breakout sessions on relevant international topics. Global trade today is tomorrow's future, is what you will find at this year's 53rd annual conference featuring: Breakfast & lunch keynotes Expert led breakout sessions Presentation of the Governor's Export...

First Steps to Starting a Business

05/17/20176:00 pm-9:00 pm

Get the information and skills you need to open a business. During a fast-paced, three-hour course, you will: Assess the feasibility of your business idea Identify the risks and rewards of starting your business Receive tools to calculate start-up costs Learn important marketing strategies Explore legal considerations Understand the value...

Women in Business Breakfast presented by BizTimes Media

05/24/20177:30 am-9:30 am

BizTimes Media's annual Women in Business breakfast kicks off our annual BizExpo. The event attracts southeastern Wisconsin's top female executives, who gather to network and enjoy a panel discussion on the topics dominating our business landscape today. 2017 program details coming soon    

BizExpo - Wisconsin's largest one-day business event

05/24/20179:00 am-5:00 pm

1 DAY | 3 MAIN STAGE EVENTS | 18 SEMINARS Attend the 13th annual BizExpo to connect with hundreds of businesses, meet thousands of other professionals and learn from the area's top business leaders. Register in advance for your free BizExpo pass, or pay just $20 at the door. Registration opens in...

Bravo! Entrepreneur and I.Q. (Innovation Quotient) Awards

05/24/201711:30 am-1:30 pm

BOLD LEADERS. BRIGHT IDEAS. This prestigious awards program, a main stage event at the annual BizExpo, celebrates the region’s most creative and innovative entrepreneurs as well as innovative products, services or processes developed by Southeastern Wisconsin companies. Ideal Bravo! Entrepreneur nominees are individuals who demonstrate the best traits of entrepreneurship...

BizExpo After Hours presented by BizTimes Media

05/24/20175:00 pm-7:00 pm

After a high-energy day on the BizExpo floor, join us for the upscale BizTimes After Hours cocktail party. Meet up with current and new connections over a favorite beverage to debrief the day or just relax and unwind. Registration coming soon.    

Top 10 Businesses of the Year Awards

06/09/201711:30 am-1:30 pm

The annual Top 10 Businesses of the Year Awards, presented by the Waukesha County Business Alliance in partnership with BizTimes Media, honors 10 businesses in southeastern Wisconsin. Winners are selected by an independent panel of judges based upon financial growth, customer focus, a history of outstanding employee relations and a...

Family and Closely Held Business Summit

06/12/20177:00 am-11:30 am

Join other family & closely held companies and learn how to navigate many of the complex issues related to growing a successful and sustainable family and closely held business. It’s your opportunity to learn and network with others who are on the same journey as they strive to build wealth...

First Steps to Starting a Business

06/14/20176:00 pm-9:00 pm

Get the information and skills you need to open a business. During a fast-paced, three-hour course, you will: Assess the feasibility of your business idea Identify the risks and rewards of starting your business Receive tools to calculate start-up costs Learn important marketing strategies Explore legal considerations Understand the value...

First Steps to Starting a Business

08/16/20176:00 pm-9:00 pm

Get the information and skills you need to open a business. During a fast-paced, three-hour course, you will: Assess the feasibility of your business idea Identify the risks and rewards of starting your business Receive tools to calculate start-up costs Learn important marketing strategies Explore legal considerations Understand the value...

First Steps to Starting a Business

09/20/20176:00 pm-9:00 pm

Get the information and skills you need to open a business. During a fast-paced, three-hour course, you will: Assess the feasibility of your business idea Identify the risks and rewards of starting your business Receive tools to calculate start-up costs Learn important marketing strategies Explore legal considerations Understand the value...

Future 50 Awards

09/22/201711:00 am-1:30 pm

Milwaukee's Future 50 Program, established in 1988, recognizes privately-owned companies in the seven county region that have been in business for at least three years and have shown significant revenue and employment growth. The companies are honored at the annual Future 50 Luncheon, are highlighted in the MMAC's Membership Directory...

Next Generation Manufacturing Summit

10/04/20177:00 am-10:45 am

The annual Next Generation Manufacturing Summit, presented by BizTimes Media and M7 features an exciting interactive discussion with chief executive officers of southeastern Wisconsin companies. The CEOs will share their companies' best operational strategies and discuss their solutions for competing in a global marketplace and how they are planning for...

First Steps to Starting a Business

10/18/20176:00 pm-9:00 pm

Get the information and skills you need to open a business. During a fast-paced, three-hour course, you will: Assess the feasibility of your business idea Identify the risks and rewards of starting your business Receive tools to calculate start-up costs Learn important marketing strategies Explore legal considerations Understand the value...

Nonprofit Excellence Awards presented by BizTimes Media

11/02/20177:30 am-9:30 am

BizTimes Media presents its annual awards program to salute southeastern Wisconsin’s best corporate citizens and most effective nonprofit organizations. The awards presentation is preceded by a panel discussion where local business leaders will share how a culture of giving is good for both business and the community. Each panelist shares...

First Steps to Starting a Business

11/08/20176:00 pm-9:00 pm

Get the information and skills you need to open a business. During a fast-paced, three-hour course, you will: Assess the feasibility of your business idea Identify the risks and rewards of starting your business Receive tools to calculate start-up costs Learn important marketing strategies Explore legal considerations Understand the value...

Commercial Real Estate and Development Conference

11/16/20177:30 am-9:30 am

The annual Commercial Real Estate and Development Conference, presented by BizTimes Milwaukee, Marquette University’s Bell Real Estate Program and the Commercial Association of Realtors Wisconsin (CARW), is southeastern Wisconsin’s premier networking and information event for the industry. This conference examined the latest trends in commercial real estate and development and...

Health Care Heroes presented by BizTimes Media

12/06/20177:30 am-9:30 am

The annual BizTimes Media Health Care Heroes Awards salute the impact and accomplishments of people and organizations that are making a positive difference in the community on the front lines of health care. 2017 nomination form coming soon.

First Steps to Starting a Business

12/13/20176:00 pm-9:00 pm

Get the information and skills you need to open a business. During a fast-paced, three-hour course, you will: Assess the feasibility of your business idea Identify the risks and rewards of starting your business Receive tools to calculate start-up costs Learn important marketing strategies Explore legal considerations Understand the value...