Statewide Business Events

  
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5/30/2018

International Trade Session #4: International Finance - Montgomery County
by Maryland Women's Business Center (MWBC)​

10:00 amRockville MD$25
5/30/2018

Ready, Set, GROW! Procurement Connections Workshop in Howard County
by Governor's Office of Small, Minority & Women Business Affairs​

9:30 amColumbia MDFree
6/5/2018

MBE/DBE/ACDBE/SBE Application Assistance Workshop
by MDOT's Office of Small and Minority Business Policy​​

10:00 amHanover MDFree
6/5/2018

MBE/DBE/ACDBE/SBE Application Assistance Workshop
by MDOT's Office of Small and Minority Business Policy

5:30 pmHanover MDFree
6/6/2018

​Dissecting the Request for Proposal (RFP)
MD Procurement Technical Assistance Center

5 pmBaltimore$25
6/6/2018

​CYBER 2018 Conference - Navigating the Security Pitfalls of a Connected World
Howard County Chamber

Full dayColumbia

Topics include blockchain technologies, device security focused on healthcare, leveraging the open source, and building a talented workforce. Click here for details and registration information.

$125 Mbr / $150 Non-mbr
6/7/2018

​MD Small Business Week Awards
U.S. Small Business Administration; Baltimore District Office

11 amWoodlawn

Meet the winners and hear their inspiring stories. Network with lenders, government officials, resource poviders, and fellow entreprenuurs. Advanced registration is required. Click here for complete details and registration information.

$65
6/11/2018

​ABCs of Starting a Business
Maryland Women's Business Center

9:30 amBowie$35
6/12/2018

​Negotiation Skills for Women
SCORE

9 amColumbia$30
6/14/2018

​Get Down to Business
Whiting-Turner

7:30-9:30 amTowson

Join us for coffee, pastries, bagels and a look at what we'll be bidding on in the near future.
Whiting-Turner Main Office
300 East Joppa Rd., Towson, MD 21286
8th Floor Training Room

Free
6/19/2018

​QuickBooks Basics (PC Version)
SCORE

12:30 pmAnnapolis$30
6/20/2018

Pricing - The B​asics​
MD Procurement Technical Assistance Center

5 pmBaltimore$25
6/20/2018

​First Steps of Starting Your Own Business
Maryland Capital Enterprise

5:30 pmSalisburyFree
6/20/2018

​Investment Marketplace - Speed Lending
MD Small Business Development Center

9 amFrederick

Meet lenders on the spot! Advance registration required. Click here for more details and online registration information.

Free
6/21/2018

​Small Business Financial Literacy
Maryland Women's Business Center

10 amRockville$25
6/21/2018

Ready, Set, GROW! Access to Capital
by Governor's Office of Small, Minority & Women Business Affairs​

9:30 amCrownsville MD

Registration will open 3-4 weeks in advance. To receive notices of all workshops, visit our home page and enter your email address in the STAY CONNECTED​ box.​

Free
6/26/2018

​Small Business Bookkeeping
Governor's Office of Small, Minority & Women Business Affairs

10:00 amCrownsville MD

Registration will open on 6/5/2018. Sign up to receive event announcements by entering your email address in the STAY CONNECTED​ box on our home page.​​

Free
6/26/2018

Procurement 101
Governor's Office of Small, Minority & Women Business Affairs

2:00 pmCrownsville MD

Registration will open on 6/5/2018. Sign up to receive event announcements by entering your email address in the STAY CONNECTED​ box on our home page.​​

Free
6/26/2018

15th Annual Design and Construction Opportunities (FY2019)
Baltimore City

9 am - NoonBaltimore City

​A look at the projects that will be advertisied within the 2019 fiscal year from the Baltimore City departments of General Serivces, Housing & Community Develpment, Public Works, Recreataion & Parks, and Transportation. Advanced registration preferred. For more details and to register, click here.

Free
6/27/2018

​The Art of the Side Hustle
MD Small Business Development Center

10 amFrederick

​How to create a business and generate extra income without giving up your day job, your family, or your life. Advance regisration preferred. Click here for more details and online registration information.

Free
6/28/2018

Meet the Primes Procurement Match-Making Session​
by Maryland Women's Business Center (MWBC)

9:00 amSilver Spring MD$35
7/3/2018

MBE/DBE/ACDBE/SBE Application Assistance Workshop
by MDOT's Office of Small and Minority Business Policy​​

10:00 amHanover MDFree
7/10/2018

​Is Franchising for You? Pros and Cons
SCORE

9 amColumbia$30
7/12/2018

Ready, Set, GROW! Procurement Connections Workshop in Southern Maryland
by Governor's Office of Small, Minority & Women Business Affairs​

9:30 amPrince Frederick, MD

Registration will open 3-4 weeks in advance. To receive notices of all workshops, visit our home page and enter your email address in the STAY CONNECTED​ box.​​

Free
7/24/2018

Marketing You and Your Business
Governor's Office of Small, Minority & Women Business Affairs

10:00 amCrownsville MD

Registration will open on 7/3/2018. Sign up to receive event announcements by entering your email address in the STAY CONNECTED​ box on our home page.​​

Free
7/24/2018

Navigating eMaryland Marketplace
Governor's Office of Small, Minority & Women Business Affairs

2:00 pmCrownsville MD

Registration will open on 7/3/2018. Sign up to receive event announcements by entering your email address in the STAY CONNECTED​ box on our home page.​​

Free
8/7/2018

MBE/DBE/ACDBE/SBE Application Assistance Workshop
by MDOT's Office of Small and Minority Business Policy​​

10:00 amHanover MDFree
8/28/2018

MBE Rights and Responsibilites
Governor's Office of Small, Minority & Women Business Affairs​

10:00 amCrownsville MD

Registration will open on 8/7/2018. Sign up to receive event announcements by entering your email address in the STAY CONNECTED​ box on our home page.​​​​

Free
8/28/2018

Amp Up Your Small Business
Governor's Office of Small, Minority & Women Business Affairs​

2:00 pmCrownsville MD

Registration will open on 8/7/2018. Sign up to receive event announcements by entering your email address in the STAY CONNECTED​ box on our home page.​​​​

Free
9/4/2018

MBE/DBE/ACDBE/SBE Application Assistance Workshop
by MDOT's Office of Small and Minority Business Policy​​

10:00 amHanover MDFree
9/4/2018

MBE/DBE/ACDBE/SBE Application Assistance Workshop
by MDOT's Office of Small and Minority Business Policy​​

5:30 pmHanover MDFree
9/25/2018

Anatomy of a Bid
Governor's Office of Small, Minority & Women Business Affairs​

10:00 amCrownsville MD

Registration will open on 9/4/2018. Sign up to receive event announcements by entering your email address in the STAY CONNECTED​ box on our home page.​​​​​​

Free
9/25/2018

Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) Forms
Governor's Office of Small, Minority & Women Business Affairs​

2:00 pmCrownsville MD

Registration will open on 9/4/2018. Sign up to receive event announcements by entering your email address in the STAY CONNECTED​ box on our home page.​​​​​​

Free
10/2/2018

MBE/DBE/ACDBE/SBE Application Assistance Workshop
by MDOT's Office of Small and Minority Business Policy​​

10:00 amHanover MDFree
10/17/2018

Meet the Primes
Baltimore County & Baltimore Metro Council​

8:00 amTimonium Fairgrounds

SAVE THE DATE! For more information and to register please click here​, contact Bob Ball, 443-809-4334, rball@bcps.org ​or Carla Tucker, 410-887-3119, ctucker@baltimorecountymd.gov.

Free
10/23/2018

Procurement 101
Governor's Office of Small, Minority & Women Business Affairs​

10:00 amCrownsville MD

Registration will open on 10/2/2018. Sign up to receive event announcements by entering your email address in the STAY CONNECTED​ box on our home page.​​​​​​

Free
10/23/2018

​Marketing You and Your Business
Governor's Office of Small, Minority & Women Business Affairs

2:00 pmCrownsville MD

Registration will open on 10/2/2018. Sign up to receive event announcements by entering your email address in the STAY CONNECTED​ box on our home page.​​​​​​

Free
11/5/2018

MBE/DBE/ACDBE/SBE Application Assistance Workshop
by MDOT's Office of Small and Minority Business Policy​​

10:00 amHanover MDFree
11/27/2018

MBE Certification
Governor's Office of Small, Minority & Women Business Affairs​

10:00 amCrownsville MD

Registration will open on 11/6/2018. Sign up to receive event announcements by entering your email address in the STAY CONNECTED​ box on our home page.​​​​​​

Free
11/27/2018

Anatomy of a Bid
Governor's Office of Small, Minority & Women Business Affairs​

2:00 pmCrownsville MD

Registration will open on 11/6/2018. Sign up to receive event announcements by entering your email address in the STAY CONNECTED​ box on our home page.​​​​​​

Free
12/4/2018

MBE/DBE/ACDBE/SBE Application Assistance Workshop
by MDOT's Office of Small and Minority Business Policy​​

10:00 amHanover MDFree
12/4/2018

MBE/DBE/ACDBE/SBE Application Assistance Workshop
by MDOT's Office of Small and Minority Business Policy​​

5:30 pmHanover MDFree

 

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) hosts numerous events and provides great
resources to small business owners.

Click here to see events hosted by the SBA.

Click here to connect to the SBA's online learning center.

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