May Agenda

May Agenda

May 1

Hartford Area Career and Technology Center job fair

When: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Where: Joint Armed Forces Reserve Center, 209 Balsam Ave.

Details: Job fair is open to the public with 33 businesses scheduled to attend. For more information, call 802-359-4729 or email

May 4

N.H. Business for Social Responsibility Conference

When: 8 a.m.-3 p.m.

Where: Grappone Conference Center, 70 Constitution Ave., Concord.

Details: Includes panels, discussions and brainstorming sessions that focus on the theme “Think Bigger, Dig Deeper.” Cost ranges from $65-$225. Registration preferred,

May 5

Nonprofit Capitol Exchange

When: 7:45-9 a.m.

Where: Sulloway & Hollis, 29 School St., Concord.

Where: New Hampshire Speaker of the House Shawn Jasper gives a talk as part of the New Hampshire Center for Nonprofits leadership series. Cost is $10 or $20. For more information, visit or 603-225-1947.

Cyber Liability Insurance Seminar

When: 8:30-10:30 a.m.

Where: ABC Training Facility, 58 Chenell Drive, Concord.

Where: Topics include data and privacy breaches, and components of obtaining coverage. Cost is $45 or $90. To register, visit Call Dan Stover at 603-226-4789 for more information.

May 6

Food Tourism Meeting

When: 9 a.m.

Where: Northern Community Investment Corporation, Suite 201, 1 Middle St., Lancaster, N.H.

Details: Discuss the growing food tourism industry in the Twin States and ways to accommodate it. Register by May 1, 603-788-2700, ext. 2140.

Government Contract Training and Matchmaker Event

When: May 6-8

Where: Equinox Resort, Manchester, Vt.

Details: Three-day event offers networking opportunities, training sessions and one-on-one appointments with procurement and prime contractors, as well as representatives from state and federal government agencies. Cost is $80; additional $30 for reception. Full agenda available at Call 802-522-9135, or email for more information.

may 7

Heroes and Leaders Celebration

When: 5:30 p.m.

Where: Quechee Club, 3268 Quechee Main St., Quechee.

Details: Vital Communities honors 10 “Upper Valley Visionaries” at dinner that benefits Leadership Upper Valley. Keynote speaker is Vital Communities former Executive Director Len Cadwallder. Tickets cost $75 or $90. Register For more information, email

Entrepreneurs Showcase

When: 5:30-8 p.m.

Where: Hotel Coolidge, 39 S. Main St., White River Junction.

Details: Sponsored by Slow Money Vermont, the conference is for those interested in agricultural and food businesses. Includes cash bar and refreshments. Register ahead of time by emailing For more information, visit

may 8

Governance in the 21st Century: Ethics and Accountability in the Boardroom

When: 8:30 a.m.-noon.

Where: Saint Anselm College, 100 Saint Anselm Drive, Manchester.

Details: First of four-part series of the Excellence in Governance Certificate Program. Cost is $20 per session. Register at Call 603-225-1947 for more information.

Associated Builders and Contractors of New Hampshire and Vermont “Swing Into Spring” Golf Tournament

When: 8 a.m.

Where: Breakfast Hill Golf Club, 339 Breakfast Hill Road, Greenland, N.H.

Details: The annual event includes networking opportunities. Costs vary. Register at Call 603-226-4789 for more information.

may 11

New Hampshire Business Committee for the Arts Awards Gala

When: 5:30-8:30 p.m.

Where: Radisson Hotel, 700 Elm St., Manchester.

Details: Event honors 20 businesses nominated for awards. Includes performances and art demonstrations. Includes cocktail reception and visual presentation by AVA Gallery. Tickets cost $100. Reserve tickets at 603-224-8300 or

may 13

Vermont Businesses for Social Responsibility Conference

When: 7:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.

Where: Davis Center, University of Vermont, 590 Main St., Burlington.

Details: Includes workshops, exhibits and refreshments. Keynote speaker is Ben & Jerry’s CEO Jostein Solheim. Costs range from free to $200. Register at, or register the day of the event. Contact for more information.

may 18

N.H. Center for Nonprofits Nonprofit Impact Night

When: 5-8 p.m.

Where: Executive Court Banquet Facility, 1199 South Mammoth Road, Manchester.

Details: Dinner, live music and networking opportunities. Keynote speaker is Ruth McCambridge, president and editor-in-chief of Nonprofit Quarterly. Also includes awards ceremony. Individual tickets, $75 or $150. Table costs vary. Register by emailing or calling 603-225-1947, ext. 117.

may 19

Lebanon Area Chamber of Commerce Wechsler Memorial Golf Tournament

When: 12:30 p.m.

Where: Crown Point Country Club, 920 Brook Road, Springfield, Vt.

Details: Play as an individual or in a team of up to eight in the 23rd annual tournament for prizes. Cost is $95 per person, $5 per Mulligan. Register by May 14 at For more information, call 603-448-1203.

New England Home Care and Hospice Conference and Trade Show

When: May 19-21.

Where: Radisson Hotel Manchester, 700 Elm St., Manchester.

Details: Includes speakers, discussions and networking opportunities. View exhibits from different businesses and organizations. Costs range from $175-$595. Register before May 10 to avoid late fees. Visit to register. Email for more information.

may 20

Vermont Chamber Business and Chamber Expo 2015

When: May 20-21.

Where: Sheraton Burlington Hotel and Conference Center, 870 Williston Road, Burlington.

Details: Event includes exhibits, workshops, guest speakers and networking opportunities. Cost is free before May 15, $10 after May 15 and at the door. Visit for more information.

River Valley Employment Fair

When: 1-5 p.m.

Where: Riverside Middle School, 16 Fairgrounds Road, Springfield, Vt.

Details: Employers sought for the fair. Students only will visit the fair from 1-2 p.m. The fair will be open to the general public from 2-5 p.m. Cost is $50 for employers; job seekers free. Call 802-885-8310 for more information.

N.H. High Tech Council Entrepreneur Forum

When: 5:20 p.m.

Where: FIRST Headquarters, 200 Bedford St., Manchester.

Details: Companies present business plans, challenges and opportunities before a panel of expert advisers and a live audience for feedback and suggestions. More information at Tickets are $15 for members, $30 for non-members, $10 for students.

may 21

Leveraging the Cloud

When: 10-11 a.m.

Where: Webinar.

Details: MJ Shoer, president and virtual chief technology officer at Jenaly Technology Group, discusses the pros and cons of cloud computing. Free or $20. Register at Call 603-225-1947 for more information.

may 27

VT /NH Marketing Group Annual Marketing Conference

When: May 27-29

Where: Woodstock Inn and Resort, 14 The Green, Woodstock.

Details: Three-day event includes speakers and roundtable discussions on the theme “All Stars: Bringing You the Best of the Best.” Session topics will include getting comfortable with video marketing, mobile marketing, social media strategies, leveraging website content and more. Costs vary from $399-$449. Register by May 25 at For more information, call 802-457-2807.

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