MMAC World Trade Assn Wisc International Trade Conference

05/11/20177:00 am-5:00 pm

This is the largest W International Trade Conference in the State of Wisconsin.  This year we will have 6 breakout sessions with experts discussing everything from compliance issues, finance and international volatility, the future of global trade with keynote speaker John G Murphy, VP of International Policy, US Chamber of Commerce and Governor Walker will be on hand to present his Export Awards.

This is the conference to hear experts help you to take your international business to the next level.  Meet hundreds of professionals facing the same global business issues you do. We have something for everyone.

First time attendee?  Contact Katie Henry khenry@mmac.org for details on reduced registration fees.

http://www.wisconsintradeconference.org/

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Media Sponsor: BizTimes Media

 

 

Women in Business Breakfast presented by BizTimes Media

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

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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.

 

 

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.

Your BizExpo pass gets you admission to the show floor and all seminars.

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

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

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

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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.

 

 

BizBash Cocktail Reception presented by BizTimes Media

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

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Let the high-energy from the BizExpo floor carry over to the evening event. Join us for the launch of the newly redesigned BizTimes Milwaukee magazine at the BizBash. Enjoy music, strolling entertainment and light hors d’oeuvres while you relax and recap the day with current and new connections over a favorite beverage.

 

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.

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The 2017 Top 10 Businesses of the Year Awards winners are:

Best Version Media, Brookfield
Fairchild Equipment
, based in Green Bay (with locations in Menomonee Falls and Racine)
Gross Automation, Brookfield
Lakeland Supply Inc., Waukesha
L.H. Krueger and Son Inc., Waukesha
Metal-Era Inc., Waukesha
OwnersEdge Inc., Brookfield
Prairie Financial Group, Oconomowoc
Ruekert & Mielke Inc., Waukesha
Winter, Kloman, Moter & Repp S.C., Brookfield

The #1 Business of the Year will be announced at the Top 10 Businesses of the Year Awards Luncheon, which will be held on Friday, June 9, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Country Springs Hotel, 2810 Golf Road, Waukesha.

 

Family and Closely Held Business Summit

07/12/20177:00 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.

Eight Things You Need to Know About WI Sales & Use Tax

04/25/20177:30 am-10:00 am

Please join Wegner CPAs and Cam Brawley, our Director of State and Local Taxes, as he guides you through eight key points to know about Wisconsin Sales & Use Tax. During this 90 minute session, he will highlight some of the following areas: Holding a Wisconsin seller’s permit and knowing...

Business Health Care Group's Spring Learning Event

04/26/20178:00 am-10:30 am

This event will feature a keynote address by Ray Fabius, MD, entitled: Population Health, Population Health Management and Building Cultures of Wellbeing. Dr. Fabius is known to be an entertaining and informative speaker.  Most recently he co-founded HealthNEXT, the emerging leader in building corporate cultures of health and wellbeing. In addition...

The Womens Center 40th Anniversary Luncheon

04/26/201711:00 am-1:30 pm

The Womens Center 40th Anniversary Luncheon April 26th - 11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Italian Community Center Featuring Keynote Speaker: Elizabeth Smart Join us in celebrating our 40th Anniversary at our annual luncheon! This year’s event, held during Sexual Assault Awareness Month, features a keynote from Elizabeth Smart, child abduction...

Third Annual Employment Law Conference

04/27/201712:00 pm-7:00 pm

3rd Annual Employment Law Conference 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. – Conference 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. – Open Bar Reception & Networking Privacy, Technology & Social Media: 12:05 p.m. to 12:55 p.m. Workplace privacy in the digital world is an increasing area of litigation and policy change. In less...

Dream Big Dinner

04/27/20175:30 pm-8:30 pm

College Possible will again host the Dream Big Dinner, an annual event celebrating our 2017 college graduates. College Possible – a nonprofit dedicated to coaching promising low-income students to and through college – has achieved unmatched success in creating more graduates. The Dream Big Dinner will also celebrate local community...

Osher Lecture Series: The Future of Milwaukee - Mike Gousha

05/03/20176:00 pm-7:15 pm

No one knows Milwaukee better than Mike Gousha. For over 30 years, Mike has interviewed just about everyone what has had an impact on our community: government leaders, business executives, community activists, sports and entertainment celebrities and everyday citizens. Who better than Mike to share his insights on the days ahead...

BHCG Event: How Cancer Care is Being Revolutionized

05/09/20178:00 am-10:30 am

Tuesday, May 9, 2017 Business Health Care Group Community Event Cancer is the second leading cause of death in the U.S. and nearly 40 percent of Americans will develop it in their lifetimes. Cancer has been firmly established as a disease of the genome (meaning it is caused by mutations...

Stop Recruiting One-Hit Wonders

05/09/20179:00 am-3:30 pm

Top candidates look sharp, sound sharp, and make great presentations. Unfortunately, presentation doesn't predict performance. Complicating matters further, top performers don't look for new jobs nor accept offers using the same decision criteria as everyone else. On May 9th, The Adler Group will be teaming up with HNI Risk Services to...

MMAC World Trade Assn Wisc International Trade Conference

05/11/20177:00 am-5:00 pm

This is the largest W International Trade Conference in the State of Wisconsin.  This year we will have 6 breakout sessions with experts discussing everything from compliance issues, finance and international volatility, the future of global trade with keynote speaker John G Murphy, VP of International Policy, US Chamber of...

Emotional Intelligence & Business Networking

05/16/20177:30 am-11:30 am

RACINE COUNTY BUSINESS RESOURCE EVENT Emotional Intelligence & Business Networking  Why talk about emotional intelligence and business networking together? People often feel that the business of networking as a grab of work, but networking is much more and this is where emotional intelligence fits in. If you would like to...

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.    

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. Your BizExpo pass...

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...

BizBash Cocktail Reception presented by BizTimes Media

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

Let the high-energy from the BizExpo floor carry over to the evening event. Join us for the launch of the newly redesigned BizTimes Milwaukee magazine at the BizBash. Enjoy music, strolling entertainment and light hors d'oeuvres while you relax and recap the day with current and new connections over a...

Osher Distinguished Lecture Series: Rocky Marcoux

05/24/20176:00 pm-7:15 pm

Join Rocky Marcoux, commissioner of the Department of City Development, as he discusses new development in downtown Milwaukee, projects in the neighborhoods, and the symbiotic relationship between them. Hear what is being done, the challenges, how to move past them, and how we help ourselves. http://uwm.edu/sce/courses/commissioner-rocky-marcoux-development-in-milwaukee/ Although admission is free, pre-registration...

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...

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...

Midwest Association of Rail Shippers Summer Meeting

07/10/2017-07/11/2017All Day

Midwest Association of Rail Shippers (MARS) Summer Meeting, July 10–11, 2017, Grand Geneva Resort, Lake Geneva, WI. www.mwrailshippers.com

Family and Closely Held Business Summit

07/12/20177:00 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

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...