Thursday, June 1

ProMedica Innovations Summit

Join other entrepreneurs, innovators and healthcare executives for a one-day conference designed to inspire guests to think beyond current boundaries, gain personal fulfillment and grow their communities. The 2017 ProMedica Innovations Summit will provide you with the tools and techniques to propel your company to the next level of innovation....
Thursday, June 1

[M]SPIRE

What is [M]SPIRE? Created by MAGNET: The Manufacturing Advocacy and Growth Network, [M]SPIRE is a regional business competition for product-focused startups and small manufacturers in Northeast Ohio that are aspiring to grow. Whether you're an entrepreneur or established small manufacturer, this competition will help your company expand by offering subsidized...
Friday, June 2

Big Data for Small Manufacturers

You’ve read that “big data” is the next big thing in manufacturing, but how can small and mid-sized  manufacturers take advantage of big data on small budgets? Come learn best practices, meet leading companies in this space, and start collecting and leveraging data to make your company more competitive. Through...
Wednesday, June 7

Three Steps To A Strong Digital Presence

For the vast majority of businesses, a strong online presence is no longer a luxury—it’s a necessity. In this three-part session, we’ll cover the basics of building a digital identity and offer you concrete action steps to help your business stand out in the digital world. Part I: There’s no...
Thursday, June 8

PC Nights – The Presidents’ Council Business Chamber and FirstEnergy

Continuing in the tradition of connecting the Presidents’ Council Business Chamber members with majority supplier companies, the PCBC has partnered with FirstEnergy Corp. for our next PC Nights Networking Event. This is the perfect opportunity to gain information on previous and upcoming projects and opportunities with FirstEnergy and to network...
Thursday, June 8

Small Business Development Speaker Series: Planning Your Business

Join us for the inaugural discussion series “The Power of the Small Business Network: Starting Small and Growing Strong in the Community” organized by Neighborhood Connections’ Neighbor Up Wealth Collective and Operation HOPE’s HOPE Inside Cleveland. For the past two years, Neighborhood Connections and Operation Hope – HOPE Inside Cleveland have collaborated...
Thursday, June 8

Leveraging Capital to Grow Your Business

Join us to hear from a panel about financial resources available to small business owners from our diverse panel of lending institutions. ​Attendees will learn which types of financing are most appropriate for their needs, what lenders look for in potential borrowers, alternatives to traditional bank loans, and tips on...
Thursday, June 8

Cleveland B2B Matchmaker 2017

The 12th annual Cleveland Matchmaker Event is a unique small business contracting event, which presents a great opportunity for small businesses to gain access to buyers that represent millions of dollars in purchasing. The goal of the event is to create future contract opportunities for your small business through one-on-one sessions...
Thursday, June 8

Basics of Programming: Learn to Code – Problem Solving #summerseries

Learn basic concepts of programming through offline activities. To be successful as a software developer, you need to think like a programmer and be a natural problem solver. If you’ve been thinking about making a career change into tech, or want to delve deeper into the world of coding, here’s...
Friday, June 9

Society for International Bioentrepreneurship Education and Research (SIBER) Annual Conference

SIBER (Society for International Bioentrepreneurship Education and Research) is a key global forum for developing academic education and research in bioentrepreneurship, a field which has its own set of unique and important issues, distinct from mainstream university education in entrepreneurship. SIBER 2017 agenda items include an overview of ongoing and new academic program...
Wednesday, June 14

SunDown RunDown Mansfield

SunDown RunDown is one of Ohio’s premier entrepreneur pitch nights. It’s a great way to connect with investors, mentors, and community leaders. Entrepreneurs give a five-minute pitch followed by five minutes of Q&A. The SunDown RunDown Mansfield Chapter is independently operated by volunteers who have donated their time to help...
Thursday, June 15

Startup Stories: How To Raise Your First Million

Raising capital is never easy, but there are different funding options depending on the size, stage and growth rate of your startup. From crowdfunding and angel investors to venture-debt and traditional equity-based funding—there are many potential paths to startup success. Join three local entrepreneurs who have been through successful fundraising...
Thursday, June 15

Small Business Development Speaker Series: The Role of Education in Business

Join us for the inaugural discussion series “The Power of the Small Business Network: Starting Small and Growing Strong in the Community” organized by Neighborhood Connections’ Neighbor Up Wealth Collective and Operation HOPE’s HOPE Inside Cleveland. For the past two years, Neighborhood Connections and Operation Hope – HOPE Inside Cleveland have collaborated...
Thursday, June 22

Caffeinated Ideas in Mansfield

Do you think you have a great business idea?  Or do you already have a business and need some advice? Do you have business expertise and you are willing to help others? Are you a fan of the “Shark Tank” show? If any of these apply, then join Braintree for...
Thursday, June 22

Small Business Development Speaker Series: Growing Your Business

Join us for the inaugural discussion series “The Power of the Small Business Network: Starting Small and Growing Strong in the Community” organized by Neighborhood Connections’ Neighbor Up Wealth Collective and Operation HOPE’s HOPE Inside Cleveland. For the past two years, Neighborhood Connections and Operation Hope – HOPE Inside Cleveland have collaborated...
Thursday, June 29

Small Business Development Speaker Series: Networking, The Power of Who You Know

Join us for the inaugural discussion series “The Power of the Small Business Network: Starting Small and Growing Strong in the Community” organized by Neighborhood Connections’ Neighbor Up Wealth Collective and Operation HOPE’s HOPE Inside Cleveland. For the past two years, Neighborhood Connections and Operation Hope – HOPE Inside Cleveland have collaborated...
Thursday, July 13

Basics of Programming: Learn to Code – User Experience #summerseries

Learn basic concepts of programming through offline activities. To be successful as a software developer, you need to think like a programmer and be a natural problem solver. If you’ve been thinking about making a career change into tech, or want to delve deeper into the world of coding, here’s...
Thursday, July 27

Caffeinated Ideas in Mansfield

Do you think you have a great business idea?  Or do you already have a business and need some advice? Do you have business expertise and you are willing to help others? Are you a fan of the “Shark Tank” show? If any of these apply, then join Braintree for...
Thursday, August 3

SunDown RunDown in Canton – Business Pitch Event

SunDown RunDown is one of Ohio’s premier entrepreneur pitch nights. It’s a great way to connect with investors, mentors, and community leaders. Entrepreneurs give a five-minute pitch followed by five minutes of Q&A. The SunDown RunDown Mansfield Chapter is independently operated by volunteers who have donated their time to help...
Thursday, August 10

Basics of Programming: Learn to Code – Algorithms #summerseries

Learn basic concepts of programming through offline activities. To be successful as a software developer, you need to think like a programmer and be a natural problem solver. If you’ve been thinking about making a career change into tech, or want to delve deeper into the world of coding, here’s...
Friday, August 25

Flight, The Midwest Startup Conference

Launch League is so excited for the next event, they decided to pull it forward... by about four months! Flight 2017 is happening on August 25th this year and they're bringing you some new and exciting content. Here's what you can expect: Another awesome VIP cocktail hour A diverse group...
Thursday, September 14

INDUSTRY 2017 | The Product Conference

Take two days in September to step out of execution mode, get inspired by other makers and really think about your product. Product teams from across the world convene once again in the center of America’s industrial heartland on September 14th and 15th for INDUSTRY 2017. Join them in learning,...
Wednesday, September 20

Wellspring unSpeaker Series

Looking for a different type of speaker series? A speaker series that will empower you, challenge you, and help you get what you want personally and professionally? The Canton Regional Chamber of Commerce's speakers will engage, inspire, and provide specific steps to help take hold of your future. Courtney Gras,...
Wednesday, November 15

Wellspring unSpeaker Series

Looking for a different type of speaker series? A speaker series that will empower you, challenge you, and help you get what you want personally and professionally? The Canton Regional Chamber of Commerce's speakers will engage, inspire, and provide specific steps to help take hold of your future. Ally Bussey,...