Calendar of Events

Events for February 2021

Feb 11, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM - 2021 EDA Semi-Annual Economic Growth Meeting

Events for September 2020

Sep 29, 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM - EDA 2020 Virtual Annual Meeting

Events for February 2020

Feb 11, 12:00 -1:30 PM Program - EDA 2020 Economic Growth Annual Luncheon

Events for September 2019

Sep 19, 5:00 PM - EDA Annual Meeting

Events for February 2022

Feb 15, 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM - EDA 2022 Economic Growth Semi-Annual Meeting

Events for January 2022

Jan 03 - New Year’s Day (Observed) - EDA Office Closed

Events for December 2021

Dec 31 - New Year’s Eve - EDA Office Closed

Dec 27 - Christmas Day (Observed) - EDA Office Closed

Dec 24 - Christmas Eve - EDA Office Closed

Dec 15, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM - EDA Finance Committee Meeting

Dec 13, 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM - EDA Board of Directors Meeting

Dec 08, 12:00 noon to 1:00 PM - Record Keeping Tips & Tricks for Small Business

Dec 08, 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. - State Department Briefing for Flint, MI PTAC

Dec 01, 12:00 noon to 1:00 PM - Structing a Deal to Buy or Sell a Business

Dec 01, 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. - December Government Contracting Orientation

Events for November 2021

Nov 30, 8:30 AM to 9:30 AM - Create Your Industry 4.0 Roadmap / Manufacturing

Nov 26 - Thanksgiving Day After - EDA Office Closed

Nov 25 - Thanksgiving Day - EDA Office Closed

Nov 22, 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM - Blue Meets Green Leadership Council Meeting

Nov 17, 12:00 noon to 1:00 PM - Understanding Cost of Goods & Setting the Best Pricing Practices for Your Products & Services

Nov 16, 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. - Doing Business with the State of Michigan - November 16

Nov 10, 12:00 noon to 1:00 PM - Creating a Brand that Works for Your Business

Nov 08, 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM - EDA Executive Board of Directors Meeting

Nov 03, 1:00 PM TO 2:OO PM - November Government Contracting Orientation

Nov 02, 11:00 AM  12:00 PM - Avoiding the “Warm Body” Syndrome: How to Find and Hire the Right Employees for the Right Jobs

Nov 02, 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. - Understanding GSA Schedules

Events for October 2021

Oct 27, 6:00 to 7:00 PM - Sources of Funding

Oct 27, 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. - Understanding Invoicing and Packaging for Manufacturers

Oct 21, 11:00 AM  12:00 PM - SBDC’s Early Export Assistance Program

Oct 20, 12:00 noon to 1:00 PM - Understanding Your Financial Reports – Profit Loss/Cash Flow/Balance Sheet

Oct 20, 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. - Finding Federal Contracting Opportunities for Manufacturers

Oct 19, 11:00 AM  12:00 PM - Defining the Employee Experience in Challenging Times: Attracting and Retaining Talent from a Market

Oct 19, 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. - Government Contracting 101 -10-19-21

Oct 18, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM - COVID-19 VACCINE STEERING COMMITTEE MEETING

Oct 18, 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM - EDA Board of Directors Meeting

Oct 15, 8:15 AM - 9:30 AM - Webinar-Cut Operating Costs Through Energy Efficiency

Oct 13, 10:00 - 11:00 AM - Understanding Cybersecurity Requirements for Defense Contractors

Oct 13, 11:00 AM  12:00 PM - Protecting Your Email from Phishing – Cybersecurity for Small Business 10-13-21

Oct 12, 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. - Source Sought/Request for Information Notices

Oct 12, 10:00 - 11:00 AM - Get Found on Google Search & Maps

Oct 08, 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM - COVID EIDL Program Updates

Oct 06, 1:00 PM TO 2:OO PM - October Government Contracting Orientation

Oct 06, 12:00 noon to 1:00 PM - Choosing a Management Team and Writing Job Descriptions for Your Business Plan

Oct 06, 12:00 PM - EDA Strategy & Growth Committee Meeting

Oct 05, 10:00 - 11:00 AM - Entrepreneur’s Toolbox: How to do Personal Selling with the Human Touch - Webinar

Oct 04, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM - Blue Meets Green Focus Group Meeting

Oct 01, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM - COVID EIDL Loan Program Updates

Events for September 2021

Sep 29, 6:00 to 7:00 PM - Entrepreneur’s Toolbox: How to Put Together a Social Media Strategy for 2022

Sep 29 - Marysville Mini Job Fair September 29

Sep 21, 10:00 - 11:00 AM - Google Analytics for Beginners

Sep 20, 11:30 AM - Blue Meets Green Leadership Council Meeting

Sep 15, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM - EDA 2021 Annual Meeting

Sep 15, 3:30 PM - 4:00 PM - EDA Special Board of Directors Meeting

Sep 15, 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM - Port Huron Mini Job Fair

Sep 15, 2:00 to 3:00 PM - Government Marketing: Capability Statements for the Government Marketplace

Sep 15, 1:00 -2:00 PM - PTAC Day 2021: Government Contracting Orientation

Sep 14, 10:00 to 11:30 AM - Bid Protests / Procurement Issues

Sep 13, 12:00 PM - EDA Executive Board of Directors Meeting

Sep 13, 11:00AM to 6:00PM - National Small Business Week Virtual Summit

Sep 13, 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM - 2022 Going PRO Talent Fund Employer Information Session - Sept. 13

Sep 08, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM - EDA Finance Committee Meeting

Sep 08, 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM - Starting a Business

Sep 08, 8:30 AM to 10:00 AM - Tech Takeover: Leading your Company through Digital Transformation

Sep 08, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM - 2022 Going PRO Talent Fund Employer Information Session - Sept. 8

Sep 07, 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. - State Department Purchasing Briefing

Sep 07, 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. - 2022 Going PRO Talent Fund Employer Information Session - Sept. 7

Sep 06 - Labor Day - EDA Office Closed

Sep 03, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. - COVID-19 VACCINATION CLINIC @ MENARDS

Sep 02, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM - 2022 Going PRO Talent Fund Employer Information Session - Sept. 2

Sep 01, 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. - 2022 Going PRO Talent Fund Employer Information Session - Sept. 1

Events for August 2021

Aug 26, 1:00 PM TO 2:OO PM - SBA Celebrates Rural Entrepreneurship

Aug 26, 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM - Advanced Manufacturing Expo

Aug 25, 12:00 PM - EDA Nominating Committee Meeting

Aug 19, 11:00 AM  12:00 PM - Protecting Your Email from Phishing – Cybersecurity for Small Business

Aug 19 - 2021 Macomb Meet the Buyer Event

Aug 18, 10:00 AM - Opening Your Doors to International Talent

Aug 17, 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM - Meet the Expert – Michigan Department of Technology (DTMB)

Aug 16, 8:00 AM to 9:30 AM - Google: Reach Customers Online with Google

Aug 12, 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM - Navigating the New Venture Lending Landscape

Aug 12, 9:00 AM to 12 Noon - Meet the Buyer: Doing Business with the Government and Public Purchasers

Aug 11, 9:00 am to 9:30 a.m. - Coffee & Contracting: Michigan Department of Transportation

Aug 10, 10:00 - 11:00 AM - Entrepreneur’s Toolbox: How to Use a Podcast to Grow Your Business

Aug 10, 1:00 -2:00 PM - How to Build Supplier Diversity

Aug 09, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM - COVID-19 VACCINE STEERING COMMITTEE MEETING

Aug 09, 12:00 PM - EDA Board of Directors Meeting

Aug 05, 10:00 - 11:00 AM - Entrepreneur’s Toolbox: How to Use TikTok for Business

Events for July 2021

Jul 28, 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM - Tech Takeover: Moving Beyond Cost and Lead Time with Additive Manufacturing

Jul 27 - Leveraging Certifications for Increased Opportunities

Jul 26, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM - COVID-19 VACCINE STEERING COMMITTEE MEETING

Jul 22 - CANCELLED - EDA Mackinac Hospitality Party

Jul 21, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM - Advancing Manufacturing through Supplier Scouting - July 21

Jul 21, 12:00 PM - EDA Nominating Committee Meeting

Jul 20 - Breaking Down: Joint Ventures, Teaming, Mentor/Protégé

Jul 19, 11:30 AM - Blue Meets Green Leadership Council Meeting

Jul 15, 11:00 am - 12;00 pm - Data Protection Policies: Cybersecurity for Small Business

Jul 13, 9:00 am to 10:00 am - Meet the Expert – Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT)

Jul 13 - Government Contracting 101: Doing Business with the Government

Jul 12, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM - COVID-19 VACCINE STEERING COMMITTEE MEETING

Jul 12, 12:00 PM - EDA Executive Board of Directors Meeting

Jul 09, 10:00 am to 11:00 am - Entrepreneur’s Toolbox: Resources for Women-Owned Businesses