Best Bet Business Events for Week of July 29

Posted on Jul 28, 2013 :: Insight on Business, Web Exclusive.
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The Wisconsin Global Trade Conference will be from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Aug. 12 at the Blue Harbor Resort in Sheboygan. Keynote speakers are Lt. Gov. Rebecca Kleefisch and FBI Special Agent Byron Franz, who works with corporations and universities to better protect intellectual property and trade secrets. The day includes a demo of the New North website and breakout sessions on exporting, global communication, and working with Canada and Mexico. The event is $125 per person. Register by Aug. 5 at

Monday, Aug. 5: The St. Elizabeth Hospital Foundation 21st Annual Women’s Golf & Luncheon Benefit will be held at Butte des Morts Country Club, Appleton. The fee is $150. Register at

Tuesday, Aug. 6: Exportech will begin a three-session program from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Northeast Wisconsin Technical College, 2740 W. Mason St. in Green Bay. The program is designed to help Wisconsin companies expand and develop their export strategies. Additional sessions will be held on Tuesday, Sept. 17 and Tuesday, Oct. 29. For more information, contact Roxanne Baumann at WMEP at [email protected] or call (262) 442-8279.

Wednesday, Aug. 7: The Fox Valley Technical College Foundation, Inc. will hold its charity golf outing at Royal St. Patrick’s Golf Links in Wrightstown. Funds raised will go toward scholarships. Fees range from $125-$500. Register at

Thursday, Aug. 8: The Arc Fox Cities 22nd Annual Golf Outing will be at Royal St. Patrick’s Golf Links. Fees range from $125-$500. Register at

Tuesday, Aug. 13: The Inventors & Entrepreneurs Club will meet at the Elks Club, 33 Sheboygan St., Fond du Lac at 6 p.m. Registration starts at 5 p.m. Speakers include Jeff Kahlow of Big Guy Hats, Judy Gauthier of Bungalow Quilting and Yarn, and Paul Wise of Christianos Pizza. To reserve your place, call (920) 929-2928 or email [email protected]. The I&E Club meets during the second Tuesday of every month.

Thursday, Aug. 15: Stellar Blue Web Design will host a Bagels & Brains Summer Social from 7:30 to 9 a.m. at 1580 Lyon Dr. Neenah. The social will offer digital marketing tips and tricks, networking and idea sharing. To register for this free event, go to

Wednesday, Aug. 21: The Heart of the Valley Chamber of Commerce will host the Lunch & Learn class “Digging Deeper with Pinterest” from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Time Warner Cable Business Class, 3520 E. Destination Dr. Appleton. To register, visit or call (920) 766-1616.