AUGUST EDITION - SEPTEMBER BEST PICKS

It’s the dog days of summer and networking has slowed but there are so many good events on the horizon for September.  Use the time now to prepare. Make a list of prospects that you want to invite to events coming up or arrange a meeting with a channel partner.  Now’s a great time to plan and organize how you’re going to use good business development tactics to finish out 2018.

Tuesday, September 11 - Baltimore Business Journal - Future of Howard County - 7:30am - 9:30am - Two Merriweather

WHY?  I always loved the BBJ’s Future of...events.  You can count on great panelists, lively discussion and a good crowd representing various local companies and industries

https://www.bizjournals.com/baltimore/event/161670/2018/future-of-howard-county

Wednesday, September 12 - Baltimore Metro Business Development (BMBD) - 6pm - 8:30pm - Sheraton Baltimore North

WHY?  Excellent panel of local nonprofit leaders moderated by Casey Baynes.  Expect a good crowd

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/baltimore-metro-business-development-bmbd-tickets-48314283322

Thursday, September 20 - MD Tech Council - BIO + TECH 18 CONFERENCE - 8am - 7:30pm - Hilton Baltimore

WHY?  Attendance of 400+ tech and bio tech professionals with day-long networking, panel discussions and keynote speakers including Dr. Freeman Hrabowski III and Jay Perman.

http://bio-techconference.com/conference/

Thursday, September 27 - Better Business Bureau - BBB One Hundred and One Signature Event - 5:30pm - 8:30pm - Baltimore Museum of Industry

WHY?  Great annual event highlighting BBB’s Spark Award & Torch Award Honorees as well as special guest, Commerce Secretary Mike Gill

https://www.bbb.org/en/us/article/events/18054-one-hundred-and-one-signature-event

JUST FOR FUN!!

Saturday, September 29 - Building Congress & Exchange - 7pm - 11pm - Maryland Science Center

WHY?  Annual fundraiser is sure to bring out top level executives in the constuction and development fields.  Great list of sponsors too!

https://www.bcebaltimore.org/hard-hat-bash/