Best Bet Business Events for Week of Nov. 25

Posted on Nov 24, 2013 :: Insight on Business, Web Exclusive.
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New North Inc. will host its 10th annual summit, “New North Live! Summit 2013” at the Radisson Hotel & Conference Center in Green Bay Friday, Dec. 6. The summit features speakers, breakout sessions and an overview of economic development in the region and state. Networking begins at 7 a.m., followed by the program at 8 a.m. Jobs expert and author Edward E. Gordon will be the keynote speaker. The midday “Taste of the New North” luncheon presents an additional networking opportunity with 800-plus attendees. The 2014 Northeast Wisconsin Manufacturing Vitality Index Study, presented by the NEW Manufacturing Alliance, concludes the day. The cost to attend is $90, or $100 at the door on the day of the event. Student tickets are available for $15. Register online at

Tuesday, Nov. 26: Sail Young Professionals of Manitowoc County will host a Lunch-N-Learn on the Citizens Academy presented by Sergeant Bruce Jacobs of the Manitowoc Police Department from noon to 1 p.m. at The Chamber of Manitowoc County, 1515 Memorial Drive, Manitowoc. This event is free for Sail members and Chamber members, and $25 per person for non-Chamber members and non-Sail members. To register, or for more information, call (920) 684-5575 or email [email protected]

Wednesday, Dec. 4: Door County Economic Development and the Door County Visitor Bureau are hosting a free education seminar, “Unemployment 101 for Employers,” from 9 to 11:30 a.m. in the Sturgeon Bay City Hall Community Meeting Room, 421 Michigan St. The event is free. Register at [email protected].

Wednesday, Dec. 4: The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Center for Public Affairs will present Outcome Management Training from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Radisson Hotel & Conference Center Green Bay, 2040 Airport Drive. The cost for the program is $99. UW-Green Bay faculty, staff and students, as well as additional team members of organizations already attending, qualify for a discount rate of $79. Register via the Center for Public Affairs website, Contact Ashley Heath with questions either by phone at (920) 203-3350, or by email at [email protected]

Thursday, Dec. 5: The Chamber of Manitowoc County is presenting the program “Integrated Emergency Response – What’s Your Role?” featuring Gregg Kadow, Interim Fire Chief of the Manitowoc Fire Department. The event is from 7:30 to 9 a.m. at Holiday Inn Manitowoc, 4601 Calumet Ave. The cost is $15 for Chamber members and $25 for non-members. To register, or for more information, call (920) 684-5575 or email [email protected].

Thursday, Dec. 5: The Green Bay Area Chamber of Commerce is offering “Political Pursuit: How to Run for Office” training 5 to 7 p.m. at the Tundra Lodge Waterpark & Conference Center, 965 Lombardi Ave., Green Bay. The training is free and open to the public. Registration is required; call (920) 437-8704 by Monday, Dec. 2.

Monday, Dec. 9: Link Greater Green Bay will host a speed networking event at the Green Bay Distillery, 835 Potts Ave. Green Bay, from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. The cost is $10. Register now at

Wednesday, Dec. 11: The Green Bay Area Chamber of Commerce is hosting a holiday Business After Hours from 5 to 6:30 p.m. at the National Railroad Museum. Tickets are required and can be picked up at the chamber office, 300 N. Broadway St., Green Bay.