Best Bet Business Events for Week of Feb. 18

Posted on Feb 17, 2013 :: Insight on Business, Web Exclusive.
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Insight Publications LLC is hosting the fourth annual InDevelopment Conference Tuesday, Feb. 19 at the Oshkosh Convention Center. The event, held from 7:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., features breakout sessions, exhibits, a speed networking session with NEWREP representatives and a bus tour of downtown Oshkosh. The day is designed for developers, retailers, brokers, lenders, economic development leaders, construction companies and property asset managers. InDevelopment’s keynote speaker is Mark Barbash, chief operating officer for Finance Fund. Dan Cohen of Mid-America Real Estate Group will deliver the conference’s closing address. The cost is $70. For more information or to register, visit

Wednesday, Feb. 20: The Heart of the Valley Chamber of Commerce is hosting its 2013 Awards Celebration from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Grand Meridian, 2621 N. Oneida St. in Appleton, to recognize the achievements of the business community. The event features keynote speaker Dave Anderson of Famous Dave’s of America. To register, call (920) 766-1616.

Thursday, Feb. 21: The Green Bay Area Chamber of Commerce will hold a Business & Breakfast from 7 to 8:30 a.m. at the F.K. Bemis International Center at St. Norbert College in De Pere. Speaker Kiar Olson from Kiar Media will present “Social Media: Analytics and Tracking Engagement.” The event is $18 for members and $35 for prospective members. To register, call (920) 437-8704.

Tuesday, March 5: The Green Bay Area Chamber of Commerce will hold its Business Expo 2013 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the KI Convention Center. Exhibitors include service industries, banks and financial institutions, retailers, health industries, tourist attractions, education and other industries. Ad mission is free with a ticket from any of the exhibitors. For more information, call Marilyn Heim at (920) 593-3419.

Thursday, March 7: Converting Influence will hold its sixth annual Converters Expo at Lambeau Stadium on from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. The cost is $40. The event includes Skybox Seminars on flexographic printing and industry outlook. Factory tours of companies in Green Bay, Appleton, Neenah and Wittenberg will be held on March 6 by appointment. For more information, go to

Thursday, March 7: The St. Norbert College CEO Breakfast & Strategy Series will feature Mitch Weckop, CEO of Skyline Technology, presenting “It’s Not Just People, Process and Technology: Culture Matters Too.” The event will be from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m. at the Butte Des Morts Country Club in Appleton. The cost is $60. Register online at

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