NOW ACCEPTING NOMINATIONS
Nomination period: September-December
Event date: June 2020
Company Survey period: February
Magazine feature: July issue

HONOREES ANNOUNCED
Event date: October 24, 2019 
Nomination period: April-July 
Magazine feature: November issue

HONOREES ANNOUNCED
Event date: September 26, 2019
Nomination period: March-June 
Magazine feature: October issue

NOW EXCEPTING NOMINATIONS
Event Date: April 2020
Nomination period: October-January 
Magazine feature: May issue

Event Date: 2018 Date TBD

NOW ACCEPTING NOMINATIONS
Event Date: February 2020
Nomination period: August-November
Magazine feature: March issue

TICKETS AVAILABLE
Event Date: December 5, 2019
Nomination period: May-August
Magazine feature: December issue

May 14th & 15th

WE HACK! is a two-day coding event hosted by We Lead at TUNE, focused on female undergraduate students who demonstrate a passion for computer science, UI/UX, HCDE, hardware or software engineering, and information technology. We want to celebrate the female presence in technological industries, facilitate imaginative and innovative thinking, and raise awareness for challenges that women face at school and in the workplace. Take a look at the event page here!

The UK is preparing for a historic public vote on its future involvement and collaboration with continental Europe. The economic and trade implications are significant: 45% of UK exports go to EU business partners, and many Greater Seattle companies export to EU customers via the UK. Come learn about the history behind the vote, explore the cases for and against the UKs continued membership in the EU and get insights into what a post-referendum UK might look like under each scenario.

June 27, 2016

The Detlef Schrempf Foundation will combine their annual Golf Classic and Ripple of Giving Gala in a one day event on Monday, June 27, 2016. The Detlef Schrempf Celebrity Golf Classic will take place at Glendale Country Club, followed by the Gala, Auction and Concert that evening at Meydenbauer Center in Bellevue. A long day, but well worth it, when you consider Grammy Award-winning country group, THE BAND PERRY will be performing at the Gala with sibling sensations Kimberly, Neil and Reid Perry.

according to terry beden In an economic environment increasingly complex and competitive , the central issue which now face the HR is the conservation of the best elements and recruitment of talent. IAE de Lyon, University School of Management, terry a beden focused through a survey of 44 companies , the concept of "talents " who are they ? How to attract , retain , develop ? And that means " talent management "?

Facebook is becoming one of the largest social networks with approximately 700,000 subscribers in France and 50 million worldwide . And although still a majority of students are still enrolled , stephen ellwood more and more professionals are starting to take notice and join this social network was however initially designed only for students ... Ranking of world social networks That is why in this article we will explain the 7 golden rules to develop your business with stephen ellwood .

9th annual concert at Benaroya Hall to "give the gift of music to young people" features ten grand pianos, ten amazing pianists, one sensational stage. One night only. Family-friendly variety show includes classical music, jazz, boogie woogie, contemporary, original compositions, and more. Proceeds benefit community-based music education programs. Presenting partner is Seattle Symphony. Pre-concert in the Grand Lobby features young musicians, all winners of the Washington State Solo & Ensemble Competition. Follow Ten Grands Seattle on Facebook.

Please join our celebration of The Arc of King County's eighty year anniversary advocating for the rights of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families. The evening includes the ninth annual presentation of The Legacy Awards, exciting silent and live auctions, three-course dinner, and live performances from United by Music, a talented group of musicians with developmental disabilities. Awards to be presented to Devon Adelman, a self-advocate who recently attended the First Lady's Reach Higher Summit in D.C.; and to Dr.

If you need to write as part of your job, this workshop is for you. You’ll get fresh insights and practical techniques you'll use immediately to plan and write better business communication.

Through case studies, lively discussions, and guided exercises, you'll discover how to organize your ideas and write persuasively to inspire and motivate your readers, and compel action.

After completing this workshop, you will be able to:

• Clearly define why you are writing and what you expect to accomplish

NewSpace is the only conference that brings the three pillars of the space industry — startups, established companies, and government agencies — together with private investors and tech innovators. The three-day conference focuses on the current, near term, and future issues and challenges in commercial space and is attended by distinguished members from all sectors and verticals of the space industry, making this conference a hotbed of innovation and partnership.

As part of its seminar series, The Partners Group announces a webinar to be held on June 15th from 10:00-11:30 am PST entitled: Managing Healthcare Risk. The webinar discusses using healthcare intelligence to address your biggest health plan challenges of population health, high cost claimants, and healthcare risk management.

 

May 19, 2016

Reign Awards Gala | May 19, 2016
Melrose Market Studios
5:30pm-8:30pm
Networking 5:30-7:15
Awards Program 7:15-8:15
Wrap Up Networking 8:15-8:30

5/5/16, 7:30 AM - 8:45 AM

Northwest Kidney Centers' 14th annual Breakfast of Hope will be held Thursday, May 5, 2016, to raise money for patient support services. It runs from 7:30 to 8:45 a.m. at the Westin Seattle, 1900 Fifth Ave. Jean Enersen, host of KING 5's "HealthLink," will be the master of ceremonies.

May 19th, 2016

Join Nicholson Kovalchick Architects for an evening featuring Zack Semke of Hammer & Hand, presenting Who's Afraid of the Big Bad Jevons, a refutation of The Jevons Paradox and a call-to-arms to fight clim

Join us on Friday, June 17 at the Sheraton Seattle for a one-of-a-kind evening celebrating entrepreneurship in the Pacific Northwest. Hosted by entrepreneur and media personality, Jenni Hogan, the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year gala is a black-tie affair filled with inspirational stories, lively music, fine food and fun.

5/14/16, 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Nonprofit Cares of Washington will host its annual Opening Doors, Changing Lives reception Saturday, May 14, 2016, in support of people with disabilities and low incomes in the Puget Sound region.

Held at the Pacific Tower in Seattle from 7 to 10 p.m., the reception will raise funds for the organization's job training and placement services. Former University of Washington footballer Mario Bailey will keynote.

5/19/16, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Keynote speaker, Dr. Ira Byock, is a leading palliative care physician, author, and public advocate for improving care through the end of life. He serves as Executive Director and Chief Medical Officer for the Institute for Human Caring of Providence Health and Services, a 35 hospital health system serving communities across five western states. Dr. Byock advances efforts to measure, monitor and improve whole-person health care systemwide. He is a practicing physician and is based in Torrance, CA.

Join us as we hear from this dynamic speaker.

5/19/16, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join us for Happy Hour with Jazz on the Dock on May 19th. $25 donation includes wine, beer, appetizers and live music lakefront on Lake Union. 100% of the proceeds go towards Partners for Work, a non-profit that finds meaningful local employment opportunities for young adults with development disabilities. Your donation is tax deductible.

Understanding how DevOps fits into your incident management workflow can be a bottomless pit of buzzwords and jargon. Wouldn’t it be nice just to have some practical tips on how to either get started, or how to take your plans to the next level? We thought so too, and that’s how this road trip was born.

Join experts and speakers from local companies for a ½ day event focused on the latest and greatest DevOps practices for those tasked with maintaining uptime.Attendees of the DevOps Roadtrip will:

Future Planning: How to Grow and Retain the Next Generation of Firm Leaders

“The Future belongs to those who prepare for it today.” - Malcolm X

Millennials are swaying elections, disrupting industries, and reshaping America’s cities. From a Millennial TownHall exploring the impact of the largest generation alive, to a StartUp Lounge for innovators and entrepreneurs, this series hopes to engage and inspire.

 

WHAT IS IT, AND HOW IS IT DIFFERENT?

-The Millennial Weekend event series is created by Millennials, for a Millennial audience.

-Speakers featured at Millennial Weekend events are Millennial thought leaders.

Tuesday, June 28

What does it mean to do “good business?” We’ll hear from a panel of leaders in diversity and social equity from major agencies in the state of Washington. We’ll explore current and upcoming changes for contracting requirements for both primes and subconsultants, and the impact to project delivery methods. Finally, we’ll learn how architecture, engineering and construction companies can better partner with public agencies to achieve business equity goals, and have the opportunity to ask the panel your questions surrounding social equity, diversity and inclusion.

Strategize, network, pitch. Powered by Wells Fargo, The StartUp Lounge is a place for Millennial entrepreneurs to brainstorm and develop their ideas. Attendees can speak with financial advisors and experts one-on-one for advice on business development, banking and funding.

6/2/16, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

The Landfill Harmonic Orchestra will present a special concert in the Pigott Chapel at Providence Mount St. Vincent. Members of this Paraguayan youth orchestra live next to a giant landfill, playing music from instruments made entirely out of garbage. Now known globally, their music is the portal to a life beyond the cycle of extreme poverty.

The concert is presented by The Lift Every Voice Foundation, Providence Health & Services and Providence Mount St. Vincent. It is free to the public although donations for the orchestra will be greatly appreciated.

6/16/16, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join us for Happy Hour with Jazz on the Dock on June 16th. $25 donation includes wine, beer, appetizers and live music lakefront on Lake Union. 100% of the proceeds go towards NW Seaport, a local non-profit that focuses on maritime education and restoration of historic NW vessels. You can tour the boats that evening Your donation is tax deductible.

This is a family friendly 5K, which will take place at the Seattle Center Mural Amphitheatre. 

According to a Harvard University study, statistics show that 85% of your workplace success is due to your personal skills. And yet, these skills are not always easy to master. Stumped for the right thing to say when a boss says something troubling? Anxious about making a good impression at a meeting? Losing sleep over the thought of delivering negative feedback to a colleague? Listen to three powerhouse behavioral experts and authors share effective ways for both introverts and extroverts to hone their personal skills and address difficult situations that arise in the workplace.

June 2nd

Are you an MD, ND, PS, LAC, DO, DC, LP, NP, LMT, CN, RN, ARNP, RD, or CCN? 

June 2nd 6pm Free Webinar

Millennials are swaying elections, disrupting industries, and reshaping America’s cities. From a Millennial TownHall exploring the impact of the largest generation alive, to a StartUp Lounge for innovators and entrepreneurs, this series hopes to engage and inspire.

 

WHAT IS IT, AND HOW IS IT DIFFERENT?

-The Millennial Weekend event series is created by Millennials, for a Millennial audience.

-Speakers featured at Millennial Weekend events are Millennial thought leaders.

4:30pm-7:00pm

The tech world is abuzz with talk of Docker and containerization, but many companies are just starting to consider implementation.

Join us for an evening of drinks, billiards, networking and the panel, Containerization: Moving Beyond the Buzz. This panel will be a barebones dialog about the realities of starting with Docker/Containerization initiatives. We will discuss how companies are approaching it, what is working, what's not and lessons learned.

6/29/16, 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM

New to social media? Learn the basics of Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+, Pinterest and Instagram and which ones are best for your business. We will survey each platform and look at the pros and cons of each one, how it affects the online presence of your business and what you should be doing to keep up.

Takeaways

Identify the two best platforms for your business
Create a basic social media plan including what, when and where to post, as well as how often
Produce three different types of sample posts

Saturday, July 16, 2016

Join us for an all-day symposium where we will explore the future of nanomedicine. Scientists from around the world will come together to discuss products and how to advance nanotechnology solutions for the molecular understanding and treatment of disease.  

The long-awaited McCormick Creek community in Gig Harbor is finally here! Lennar Seattle is proud to introduce this much-anticipated community with an official Grand Opening event on Saturday, June 25 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

September 14-16, 2016

Attend etailz U (https://www.etailzu.com/2016), the place for vendors and retailers to learn how to optimize their brand’s presence on Amazon, Jet, eBay, and Walmart. Attendees learn best-in-class tools, tricks, and tips with etailz, a top-performing third-party merchant with more than $250 million in sales on Amazon. Speakers include Amazon GM, overseeing Marketplace Seller Development, Tom Christenson; Jet.com Senior Manager Jason Brenner and others.

The 2016 conference theme is Allies for Action — effective NGO and business partnerships to improve lives in developing countries. Conference sessions will highlight the opportunities and challenges of partnerships, examine ways to measure the impact of shared value, and dive into the future of global development with a multi-stakeholder approach.

Conference Overview:

Zipwhip is hiring, and we want you to meet our team!

After a successful happy hour in June, we'll be holding another one in July! 

We're hiring Account Executives who will help sell our product to growing companies, and we're hosting an open house on Friday, July 15th. Potential candidates can tour our office, meet with current employees, interview, and network. Food and drinks will be provided.

TICKETS AVAILABLE
Event date: January 23, 2020 
Nomination period: July-October
Magazine feature: February issue

How to Build a Healthy Organizational Culture

A healthy organization is one that has all but eliminated politics and confusion from its environment. 

Companies with a healthy culture get more done in less time. They avoid losing their best people. They identify problems earlier and solve them faster. They beat rivals who waste time, money and energy fighting among themselves, which ultimately drives away good employees and customers.

Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Join the World Trade Center Seattle’s nonprofit members in an exciting initiative that promotes community service in a fun and engaging way. Learn how our members are involving themselves in the community during The Compassion Games, held September 11 through 21, and use this Day of Compassion to sign up to participate in the service opportunities they plan to host. In The Compassion Games, competition becomes “coopetition” as teams and individuals challenge one another through community service, acts of kindness, and raising funds for local causes.

Google For Nonprofits

 

The Google for Nonprofits program offers organizations like yours access to free or highly discounted tools like Adwords, Apps, and YouTube, which can help you find new donors and volunteers, work more efficiently, and drive supporters to take action. Learn more and hear from Google staff about how these tools can help your organization on August 4th from 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at Google’s Fremont offices. Reservations required – RSVP at http://goo.gl/RLDcS7  

September 8th, 2016

How do I plan for retirement? I’m retired, what’s next? In this workshop, professional financial advisors cover the basics of saving for retirement, living on a fixed income, social security/Medicare, and estate planning. All ages and levels of knowledge welcome.

Millennials are swaying elections, disrupting industries, and reshaping America’s cities. From finding a cause to building a brand, Millennials are driving change through social innovation and entrepreneurship. Millennial thought leaders and innovators will discuss the challenges facing this generation, and how Millennials are shaping major brands from the inside out.

Get the confidence and skills you need to write clearly & persuasively.

In this energetic one-day workshop, you’ll get new ideas and practical techniques to help you master the skills it takes to plan logically, communicate clearly, and achieve results.

Through lively discussions, practical exercises, and relevant examples, you’ll gain new insight about why you write, what your reader expects from you, and how to communicate your ideas clearly to engage your reader and inspire action.

10/6/16, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Healing Art - Featuring the Art of Internationally Renowned Artist Emmanuel Nkuranga. Join us for an evening of innovative multi media paintings, and other art, and meet the artist Emmanuel Nkuranga.

Emmanuel Nkuranga is a self-taught painter and mixed-media expressionist and one of the founders of Inema Art Center in Kigali, Rwanda. Internationally recognized, Nkuranga's work defines contemporary African art with pieces that immerge from experimentation with a range of unexpected material.

The Smart Kitchen Summit is the leading event dedicated to exploring the intersection of tech, food, design and commerce in the connected kitchen. After just its first year, the Smart Kitchen Summit has become the must-attend event for the food, appliance, home and consumer product leaders to discuss and understand how we will shop for, cook, store and prepare our food in the future.

GeekWire Summit (Oct. 4-5, 2016, Sheraton Seattle):

Wednesday, October 7, 2016

WSCAR is proud to host another Education Day in the picturesque Spokane Valley! Join other professional commercial real estate brokers in this annual event filled with up-to-date seminars highlighting current trends and opportunities to expand your network.

 

If you're unable to make the morning classes and seminars, we're also offering an Ethics Class in the afternoon. 

 

 

Event Time:

7:30 AM - 4:00 PM

7.5 CE  hours pending

 

Registration opens at 7:30AM 

Program is from 8:00AM - 4:00PM

 

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

WSCAR is proud to host another Education Day in the picturesque Emerald City! Join other professional commercial real estate brokers in this annual event filled with up-to-date seminars highlighting current trends and opportunities to expand your network.

 

Event Time:

7:30 AM - 4:00 PM

7.5 CE  hours pending

 

Registration opens at 7:30AM 

Program is from 8:00AM - 4:00PM

 

EarlyBird Pricing available through September 12th

Early Bird Pricing $135 for WSCAR REALTOR Members | $150 for Non-Members 

Thursday, September 15th, 2016

FusionTek, an intelligent IT managed service firm and partner of Microsoft is hosting a FREE Lunch-n-Learn Seminar on Cyber Security. Cyber-crime has become more and more complex, and small to medium size businesses are a hacker’s ‘sweet spot’. The average cost of a data breach in 2016 is $4 million…up 29% since 2013, and 48% of those breaches are malicious attacks. There are simple steps business owners can take to protect themselves.

09/16/2016

Pitch your idea over specialty cocktails and food trucks at the StartUp Lounge.

Powered by Wells Fargo, attendees will network, brainstorm and pitch their ideas in front of business experts for one-on-one feedback.

Cocktails and food included.

Saturday, September 17

The day-long Conference during the two-week Seattle Design Festival (September 10-23, 2016) offers Festival attendees the opportunity to examine in-depth the 2016 theme, Design Change. The conference includes workshops, panels, films, lectures, and installations presented by community organizations.

On Tuesday, October 11, from 10 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. (registration and breakfast begin at 9:30 a.m.), Lane Powell will team with Puget Sound Business Journal, Lake Washington Human Resource Association, AIG, Washington Bankers Association and Greater Seattle Business Association for a seminar titled “Best Practices For Best Employers™:  How to Become a Best Workplace Starting Today!”  The seminar will be held at Motif Seattle in the Emerald Ballroom, located at 1415 Fifth Ave.

“One of the things that I really strongly believe in is that we need to have more girls interested in math, science, and engineering. We’ve got half the population that is way underrepresented in those fields and that means that we’ve got a whole bunch of talent … that is not being encouraged...” President Barack Obama, February 2013 

It’s not a question of ‘if’ but ‘when’ most companies will face a crisis.  From natural disaster to employee misconduct and everything in between, your company needs to be equipped to communicate strategically and effectively. 

Saturday, October 8, 2016

Thank you for your interest in the 11th Annual ALPFA Seattle Gala & Student Aid Fundraiser.  The Gala is ALPFA Seattle's largest marquee event, bringing together over 300 esteemed members of the techonology and business community for a night of networking, great speakers, awards and celebration of the chapter accomplishments.  

We look forward to celebrating with you.

Cheers,

ALPFA Seattle Board

09/02/2016 - 09/13/2016

Spark the Fire Essential Grantwriting Seminars are the highly-rated, day-long seminars in which you will learn all the essentials of grantwriting to set you on the right track and help you steer clear of common grant proposal pitfalls. Perfect for beginners and intermediate grantwriters. The class is $115 per participant. Learn the following skills: prospect research; building annual grants calendars; community needs assessments; proposal writing & storytelling; outcomes & evaluation; budget & attachments; relationship building; and grants management.

The Seattle Business Architecture Community is hosting its second meet up in downtown Seattle on September 13th from 5:30 to 7:30 PM. The first 30 minutes will be open for socializing and refreshments. Then, we will focus on capability maps where two local experts will lead discussions on practical guidance and interesting use cases.

09/20/2016

Every digital agency, design firm, or ad agency would love to be revered by its clients. And every client would love to have the great thinking that comes with being their agency’s most cherished customer. But, unless you’ve walked in the other guys’ shoes, it’s hard to know what pleases, what annoys, and what commands the respect we all seek. Learn what’s on the mind of Rod Brooks, the CMO at PEMCO, and an agency client.

October 4, 2016

The aerospace industry continues to experience high demand for rapid development, efficient delivery, and the best and latest for exceptional customer experience. The global race to meet the growing needs of the future aircraft is happening now. Is your company…

September 13, 2016
The Seattle Business Architecture Community is hosting a meet up in downtown Seattle on September 13th from 5:30 to 7:30 PM. The first 30 minutes will be open for socializing and refreshments. Then, we'll focus on capability maps where two local experts will lead discussions on practical guidance and interesting use cases.
Sept. 21, 2016

Join PSAMA members and board members at Percy's & Co. in Ballard on Sept. 21 for a relaxed evening of drinks, hors d'oeuvres and socializing. Learn more about the PSAMA's membership services, programs, and events, as you have fun and get to know fellow members.

September 29, 2016

“Leadership in Changing Times.”

Kathleen O'Toole
Chief of the Seattle Police Department

NOTE: Attendance limited to CEOs, presidents and business owners with over
$1 M in sales and more than one employee.

Wednesday, September 14, 2016 from 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM

Come to enjoy great food and drink while meeting with Clean Air Lawn Care's CEO and top owner. This event will be a casual event to learn more about the business opportunities available in Seattle and see the success that the area already has. With our current Clean Air owners in Seattle having an estimate request overflow, we are excited to introduce new owners to start-up with clients eager for organic lawn care. We can't wait to meet you and chat about your goals and how to accomplish them with your own Clean Air Lawn Care business.

Saint Lucia Island is famous for its culture, safe environment and offers dearth of opportunities for the investors from around the world with a possible option of also getting a citizenship. The complete process is support by the Saint Lucia Economic Citizenship Investment program.

October 14-15, 2016

TADHack, the world’s largest communications-focused hackathon, will be held across more than 30 cities over the weekend of October 14-16. And for the first time Seattle’s students, innovators and developers can join in the fun.

 

TADHack’s mission is to bring together startups, students, developers and business types – anyone interested in adding communications capabilities to their innovative applications, services or business processes - and show them the tools, skills and support to bring their creations to life.

 

November 16, 2016

In this 1-day workshop, you will gain a deep understanding of user experience, by learning the neurochemical factors that shape users’ responses to interactive design and marketing.

Scientific and practical

Though plain-language presentations, visuals and hands-on exercises, you will learn how your users’ neurochemistry shapes their emotions, motivation, cognitive understanding, and behavior.

Manage users’ emotions

We will teach you how the brain motivates users through its neurochemical reward and punishment system.

Are you still looking for that golden career opportunity that will allow you to build a solid future for yourself and your family? United Career Fairs can help! We have over 20 years of experience in connecting candidates just like you with hiring managers at companies ranging from small local businesses clear on up to Fortune 500 corporations. Register now to attend our upcoming career fair in the Seattle area! 

15+ Hiring Companies!

A lively, hands-on workshop that gives you fresh ideas and practical techniques for clear and persuasive business writing.
10/5/2016
The Northgate Mall is looking ahead to holiday shopping season, and in preparation, many retailers will be participating in a job fair to get employees on boarded and working before the holiday rush. More than 150 full-time, part-time and seasonal positions are available.    
November 6, 2016 - Doors at 5pm

Join Seattle Community Law Center at the iconic Triple Door in Seattle for LOL for SCLC, our annual comedy event in support of economic justice, hosted by Brett Hamil, host of the Seattle Process. The evening features comedy by Drew Barth, dinner by Wild Ginger, and live and silent auctions.

October 13, 2016
Join us on an inspiring journey as we explore innovative solutions that help people lift their families out of poverty.
  • Mingle with like-minded people interested in philanthropy and global poverty. 
  • Hear from powerful speakers.
  • Learn about how our work helps people living in poverty to improve their lives.
  • Take a virtual trip into the field to meet with inspiring clients.
  • Please consider bringing a table of friends or colleagues to learn about Global Partnerships.
  We look forward to seeing you there!  
10/12/2016

Why Making Your Brand More Interactive Matters

Brands typically see digital technology as a way to woo customers. But why stop there? Why just woo customers when you can wow them? By providing interactive outlets for your customers, you have the chance to personalize their experience and deepen their connection to the spirit of your brand.

 

Karen Olson will use the Space Needle as a case study in increasing customer engagement, and ultimately boosting brand loyalty, through interactive experiences.

 

10-13-2016

The next steps after college graduation can be a blind pathway. Learn from a panel of young professionals on how they each shed light on their career path with the help of a mentor.

  What key things will attendees learn or takeaway from this event?
  • Learn how a mentor can help facilitate the career development of a young marketing professional
  • Increase your network of marketing professionals
10/11/16, 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Ali Bigliardi, a young woman who benefitted from grief services after her father died when she was just 16, will be the keynote speaker at Providence Hospice of Seattle's 17th annual Pediatric Luncheon on Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2016.

What do leaders need to understand about diversity? How does diversity make its way to the top of a CEO’s agenda? Leaders send a powerful message when they do more than just talk the talk, but also walk the walk as they demonstrate a commitment to diversity and inclusion. Knowing how to work amongst differences gives companies a competitive edge. Plus, studies show that organizations that understand how to utilize diverse talent benefit enormously.

Named 2016 winemaker of the year at Seattle Magazine’s Washington State Wine Awards, Gilles Nicault has served as Director of Winemaking and Viticulture at Long Shadows since its inception in 2003. Join Gilles for an extraordinary winemaker dinner featuring some of the most sought after wines in our state!  
October 13, 2016

CIO Executive Council and Randstad Technologies are pleased to invite you to join us for an exclusive reception series designed specifically for executive women in technology. Join us for an evening of networking and hors d’oeuvres as we celebrate the advancements that we have made as women in technology and provide you with the opportunity to connect with your peers. 

Please note: This reception is invite-only & reserved for senior IT practitioners. Registration is not open to consultants, vendors or consulting firms.

October 8, 2016

DIVISION I LACROSSE COMES TO THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST!

On Saturday October 8, 2016 the US Lacrosse Washington Chapter is hosting three great games at Starfire Sports Complex. 

12:30 pm Army West Point Men JV vs Claremon (BC) 

3:30 pm Army West Point Women vs CAL - Berkeley

6:30 pm Army West Point Men vs . Michigan

$25.00 preordered at www.seatownclassic.org ($30.00 day of) 

Player clinics also available!

October 11, 2016

Networking with potential clients, succeeding at interviews, and giving presentations are vital to gaining new clients and winning work. But are you doing those things as well as you could? How many times have you attended a lunch meeting or networking event and wondered, what will I say? What if there are awkward silences? In interviews and presentations, how will you respond to unexpected questions and situations?

As the U.S. approaches the eve of presidential election night, the country does so facing many of the same instabilities and angst that faced the UK as the vote was cast in favor of a Brexit. While our two countries share some similarity in political situations, each is still unique and the outcome for America still unpredictable. As U.S. voters ready to head to the polls this November, what influences, rhetoric, and facts could impact the ultimate result? Join our local experts in a lively, engaging, and timely discussion as they explore the rollercoaster dynamics of this year’s U.S.

October 25, 2016

Get inspired by #FPFinal14 as they pitch their social impact endeavors. Be a changemaker and support ideas that will benefit the community. Enjoy a high-energy, fast-paced evening with Seattle’s entrepreneurs, philanthropists, and impact investors.

November 3, 2016

The PSAMA Pulse Awards highlight the region’s best marketing strategies, creativity, and results. This award recognizes marketers who best understood the pulse of their audience and really embraced the marketplace and its objectives. This is the only marketing awards competition of its kind in Washington. Award winners in each category are selected by professional judges. A special People’s Choice award is selected at the event as well.

 

11/29/16, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

PROVIDENCE O'CHRISTMAS TREES - SILVER BELLS LUNCHEON

Start your holidays with a tradition in the true spirit of the season - Providence O'Christmas Trees' 32nd anniversary Silver Bells Luncheon! Celebrate the spirit of the season while you peruse 15 designer decorated Christmas trees and vote for your favorite, shop in the Grand Lobby Shops featuring glassybaby and more, and enjoy a fantastic performance by the Seattle Men's Chorus. Proceeds benefit seniors and hospice patients served by Providence Health & Services' Senior and Community Services.

11/30/16, 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM

PROVIDENCE 32ND ANNUAL O'CHRISTMAS TREES CELEBRATION - GALA DINNER & AUCTION

This elegant and magical evening, celebrating its 32nd year, is considered to be one of the premiere social events of the holidays. Fifteen professionally designed trees and other amazing items will be auctioned to raise funds that enhance the lives of those in need through healthcare, housing and hospice.


Date: Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2016
Time: 5 PM
Place: The Westin Hotel Seattle-Grand Ballroom
1900 5th Ave. (5th and Stewart), Seattle
Features: Reception

EVENT OVERVIEW

 

This seminar will highlight key legal and business concerns foreign companies face when expanding their business presence to Japan. The discussion will primarily focus on intellectual property, corporate, labor, and tax law concerns.

This event is recommended for C-level executives, business owners, entrepreneurs, and startups with plans to establish a branch or office in Japan. Companies who have not yet developed a business plan for expansion but are interested in doing so are also encouraged to attend. 

 

The rapid growth and advancement of relentless hackers has placed thousands of healthcare organizations at great risk of breach or data loss. CIO’s are faced with the harsh reality that existing security measures are simply not sufficient to protect patient data and that constant vigilance and iteration is necessary in this daily war. Several reputable health organizations have fallen victim to a security breach where patient PHI is exposed due to vulnerabilities. In 2015, over 100 million individuals’ data was lost or stolen due to hacking or IT incidents in the US alone.

November 15, 2016 5:30PM - 7:30PM

The Seattle Business Architecture Community (SBAC) is pleased to host a special 2 hour workshop on business model design geared primarily for practitioners or consumers of business architecture. The first 1/2 hour will consist of a light potluck and networking followed by a 90 minutes of lecture and hands on exercises.

Thursday, December 8

We're proud to present our third annual seminar geared toward entrepreneurs, startups and emerging-growth companies at W Seattle on Thursday, December 8. The seminar will be focused on how the pending convergence of “Super Technologies” — Artificial Intelligence, Cloud Computing, IoT, Big Data and Mobile — will impact society, our economy and our startup community. The day will be chock-full with investor and entrepreneur panel discussions, a slew of breakout sessions covering your legal needs and a presentation on how to pitch yourself and your company.

October 25th 7-8pm

Book Reading and Signing

Tuesday, October 25, 2016 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm Ravenna

Sara Harvey Yao is an Executive Leadership Consultant who specializes in helping leaders strengthen their presence and improve their impact. She writes a compelling explanation about why being present is so challenging and how leaders can access clarity, connection, and courage in the midst of their chaotic lives, inside and outside of work.

October 27
Seattle Info Session – October 27th October 27 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Looking to return to work after a career break?

Nov. 7, 6:45 a.m. to 5:15 p.m.; Nov. 8, 7:15 a.m. to 4:55 p.m.

Shortly after pop star Prince died in April, it became apparent that he had no will. The same was true for deceased singers Michael Jackson, Amy Winehouse, Sonny Bono, Jimi Hendrix, Kurt Cobain, Tupac Shakur, James Brown and Bob Marley, NFL quarterback Steve McNair and Martin Luther King Jr. Even President Abraham Lincoln died without a will!

On September 19, the Seattle City Council unanimously passed a secure scheduling ordinance that will regulate how large retail stores and food-service employers schedule workers working in Seattle. The ordinance will become effective on July 1, 2017.

 

November 17, 2016

Join DocuSign for a half-day of digital discovery on Thursday, November 17. Now it’s your chance to get critical details and peer-to-peer insights on how DocuSign can significantly improve your employee and customer experiences while also creating greater revenue opportunities. Hear from DocuSign executives and customers to learn how DocuSign can impact your business. 

Celebrate the highly-anticipated rivalry by joining Daniel’s Broiler - Bellevue for a gourmet dinner paired with award-winning wines from football legends Damon Huard and Drew Bledsoe. Damon Huard’s wine, Passing Time, and Drew Bledsoe’s wine, Doubleback, are both 90-plus rated wines. With four days before kickoff, the Apple Cup Wine Dinner is the perfect opportunity to ask these iconic quarterbacks questions about the Apple Cup game in person.

11/5/16, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

We would love for you to join us for our annual FUNdraiser party to support our annual "Survive the Streets" event for Seattle's homeless. Yes for 17 years we have been helping the homeless and this is our first FUNdraising event.

This will be our 17th year of gearing up Seattle's homeless so they can survive the winter. We expect to serve over 300 homeless people with our pop up store in Pioneer Square on Thanksgiving day, so we hope you will come to the party and support our mission.

11/9/16, 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Providence Mount St. Vincent on Nov. 9, 2016, will host "Interview Day at Providence Mount St. Vincent" to attract new staff to the internationally recognized West Seattle community that offers assisted living, skilled nursing, transitional care, and an intergenerational child care program.

“Changes in the Business Lending Landscape”

At the December 8th CEOtoCEO Breakfast Al Davis and Bill Lawrence of Revitalization Partners will lead the discussion on how the business lending landscape is changing and why not recognizing the changing market puts companies at risk.

 

You are invited to attend the Open House showcasing Seattle University’s School of New and Continuing Studies, offering hybrid degree completion programs and professional certificates.

Come to campus and learn how New and Continuing Studies is tailoring programs to fit adult transfer students.

Our current offerings include Bachelor's Completion programs in Digital Technology and Cultures as well as Organizational Leadership and a Certificate in Web Development.

11/10/16, 11:00 AM - 11:00 PM

The 9th Annual International Chowder Day celebration will be held at all six Duke's Chowder House locations on November 10, 2016. Veterans receive complimentary bowl of chowder while other guests pay $1 for a small bowl. Duke's matches every dollar and urges you to help! All money raised goes to support Veterans who are being cared for at Seattle Veteran's Hospital.

11/11/16, 7:00 AM - 9:00 AM

Jennifer Loomis is Seattle's own photographer. Known as the pioneer in maternity photography, Loomis has been creating amazing images of the pregnant female form since before it was cool to do so. Her journey has included opening studios in San Francisco and New York, a retrospective of her work in Italy, photographing famous musicians from the Seattle scene and more.

The best thing your business can do these days is: Be Shared. When others excitedly share your business, a stream of clients and revenue pours in with zero effort.

Nestled in the beautiful Sammamish River Valley, just 30 minutes northeast of Seattle, Woodinville Wine Country is home to over 100 wineries and tasting rooms. In Woodinville you will find every appellation in Washington represented. From the historic and stately grounds of Chateau Ste. Michelle to quaint boutique wineries in this scenic valley, you’ll enjoy tasting the finest wines in our state.  

We are at the dawn of an era of profound transformation. A new generation of technology innovation is delivering capabilities that promise to expand economic opportunity and address some of humanity's most pressing problems. But cloud computing is creating disruption as well. People question the safety of their communities, the future of their jobs, and the prospects for their children. To ensure that technology benefits in the world, and not just the fortunate few, will require new steps by tech companies, the non-profit community, and forward-looking government policies and laws.   

The U.S. has the most dynamic Innovation Economy in the world. But it's not creating enough jobs to create real economic growth or address the issues of income inequality. As the digital economy and globalization reshape our world, what are the key issues and opportunities around our much envied Innovation Economy?

 

Joseph L. Schocken; President and Founder, Broadmark Capital, LLC

Looking to return to work after a career break?
Leading corporations in Seattle are hiring reacHIRE professionals. reacHIRE– a company focused on helping professional women re-enter the workforce– is recruiting for 15+ positions in the Puget Sound area.We are actively recruiting talented women eager to return to the workforce after a voluntary career break. If you have a track record of past professional success, outstanding academic credentials, and a strong desire to restart your career in a full-time job, then reacHIRE may be the program you are looking for!

The most interesting innovations are found where disciplines, industries, and cultures intersect---where intelligent machines edit human writers, drones plant trees, and cloud computing accelerates the transformation of healthcare. Xconomy Intersect will explore these productive areas through an afternoon of conversations with top investors, company builders, startup leaders, and researchers.

Join General Assembly and industry leaders for networking and a discussion on the future of tech in Seattle.

Speakers from major Seattle tech companies will talk about their perspectives on innovation. You'll hear from the best leaders right here at home about how products can change a traditional industry, how corporations can foster ingenuity within the startup scene and how company culture can be made into an invaluable resource for innovation.

Agenda:

Wednesday, 30 November

General Assembly and the Seattle coffee industry bring you coffee & education; join us for a cup of joe and stick around for a discussion focused on technology, design, and business. Hear stories and business lessons from industry leaders and learn how tech impacts and will continue to change the coffee industry. We'll talk about branding, messaging, customer loyalty, user experience and you'll have plenty of time to ask questions while enjoying some of our city's finest fresh-brewed beans.

Thursday, 1 December

More and more companies are looking for talent on a global level and employees are seeing the value and freedom of the digital nomad/remote work lifestyle. In this discussion we'll dive into SMART Technologies' practices of operating in different countries with teams of people working both remotely and in the office.

Agenda:

  • 5:30: Doors open and networking
  • 6:00 - 7:30: Panel discussion and Q&A
  • 7:30 - 8:00: Networking

 

Tuesday, 6 December

Data for Good PNW (Pacific Northwest) or as others suggested --Geeks Who Care--creates a space for Seattle's data community of data scientists, architects, visualizers, data change agents, data engineers/operators, data stewards. virtualization/cloud specialists, students, tech geeks, community activists, and others to discuss and tackle some of the most pressing problems in our community, the nation, and the world.

Tuesday, 6 December

The Freelance Economy is truly booming with two-sided marketplaces providing the platform for freelancers to connect with employers from around the globe.

Join General Assembly and Uncommon Cartography for drinks, networking and learn how to freelance part or full-time, how to price yourself, how to develop your portfolio, where to look for potential projects and what it takes to become an independent contractor.

December 8, 2016

Alternative Lending and the Changing Face of Small Business Financing

The Sports Salon welcomes Jennifer Cohen, first-year athletics director at the University of Washington. Since taking over for Scott Woodward on February 1, 2016, Cohen has seen the Huskies football team rise to national prominence.   Cohen will discuss the bowl matchup, coach Chris Petersen's makeover of the football program, the rise of the men's and women's basketball programs, and the big-picture issues facing UW, the Pac-12 Conference and college athletics nationally.  

With our ever increasing reliance on technology and the internet, our daily lives depend more and more on sharing information with the world. Now more than ever it is vitally important to understand the dynamics of sharing information and how it relates to the risk it creates in exposing your digital identity to cyber thieves. Join Robert and Laura Leist for an engaging discussion. Robert Leist has over 20+ years of IT consulting experience working with large and small businesses managing and deploying solutions to complex IT problems.

December 8, 2016

Don’t wait until the last minute to send your holiday greetings this year—cross everyone off your list in one swoop of the pen at Warby Parker’s Just Add Words event.

Choose from a variety of fill-in-the-blank letters to send your friends, family, and secret admirers. (We've got one for everyone on your list.) And for your loved ones that have been extra good this year, we're offering our full collection of frames (and gift cards!) in special holiday packaging designed exclusively by artist Sue Doesken.

1/31/17, 6:00 PM - 8:15 PM

Join Angela Stowell, CEO and partner with her husband executive chef Ethan Stowell at Ethan Stowell Restaurants in Seattle for a fireside chat with Mike Grabham from Startup Grind Seattle. Learn from these outstanding entrepreneurs what it takes to get a business off the ground. Especially in the very competitive industry of restaurants in Seattle. With more than a dozen restaurants and more than 250+ employees they have learned how to make it all work and still stay married.

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

You are invited to join America’s Foundation for Chess for lunch on January 17th, 2017!  Please help us welcome Phiona Mutesi, Ugandan Chess Champion and subject of the recent Disney movie Queen of Katwe, her enthusiastic chess coach Robert Katende, and inspiring speaker Salome Thomas-El, aka principal El. This lively fundraising event will begin at noon at the Meydenbauer Center in Bellevue.

Sustainability Leadership Awards 2017: Engaging the Greater Community

 

March 3th, 2017

Swedish Cultural Center

January 19-22

Major savings is the focus at the 34th annual Tacoma RV Show® as Northwest RV dealers showcase the latest and most fuel-efficient motor homes, fifth-wheels, toy haulers and travel trailers. Presented by Boeing Employees Credit Union (BECU), the four-day event runs January 19-22 at the Tacoma Dome.

 

The Seattle Business Architecture Community (SBAC) is pleased to start off our 2017 meet up series with business architecture industry leaders William Ulrich and Whynde Kuehn! William and Whynde will be sharing their views on the strategic direction of business architecture addressing key topics such as: the global expansion of business architecture, expanded vertical industry & reference models, content commoditization, executive messaging and others.

March 16, 2017

GoGreen empowers business decision makers with sustainability strategies, tools and connections to create positive change within their organizations by facilitating environmental, economic and social performance improvement through our topics and best practices covered at each conference. View the 2017 Conference Program and join us for an action packed day of driving social and sustainable change in your organization!

Jan. 24, 2017

<p>Research from Nielsen says just 50% of people believe what a company has to say about its products and services, while 83% will trust the opinion of a friend, peer or family member.<br><br>The explosion in use of digital media has given professionals the opportunity to have their wisdom and experience be discoverable, shareable and memorable like never before.

February 9th, 2017

What Does Leadership Excellence Mean Today?

 The February CEOtoCEO Breakfast will feature 2017 Seattle Business Executive Excellence Award Winning CEOs Karen Lee, CEO of Pioneer Human Services and Benson Porter, CEO of BECU. The award recognizes their excellent vision, integrity and outstanding execution in guiding their companies or not-for-profit organizations to success. 

05/25/2017

Individually and as a couple, this year’s recipients of the Seattle-King County First Citizen Award (now in its 79th year) have been described as “representing the epitome of public service.”

Bill and Jill Ruckelshaus, are widely respected for their dedication to causes, community, and country, as well as for their devotion to family and friends. Throughout their remarkable careers, their significant achievements in both public and private sector service have “always been about the greater good.”

As part of its webinar series, The Partners Group announces a webinar to be held on April 27th from 9:00-10:00 am PST entitled: Improving Health & Productivity in the Workplace. Attendees will learn how creating an outcomes based approach to wellness with a strong focus on prevention to drive positive health outcomes leads to a healthier and more productive workplace.

 

The evidence is clear, inclusive leaders and inclusive organizations outperform those that are not. According to a Catalyst report, firms with more women on their boards outperform their rivals with a 42% higher return on sales, 66% higher return on invested capital and 53% higher return on equity. 

Leaders send a powerful message when they demonstrate a commitment to inclusion. Yet we know women remain underrepresented in all ranks of management, especially in the C-suite.

Join us for an evening of fabulous wines, light appetizers and raffle prizes as the Washington State AVA Wine Tasting Series welcomes wines from Horse Heaven Hills.  Three words describe the Horse Heaven Hills AVA:  EARTH, WIND & WINE!  Over 30 vineyards make up the 12,000 plus acres of grapes grown in the fertile soils of the Horse Heaven Hills (HHH) AVA.  Sun drenched year-round and protected by a constant breeze off the Columbia River, HHH produces consistent high-quality wines. 

Taste over 30 wines from participating wineries and vineyards, including: 

June 15th, 2017

The Experts in Mystery Entertainment are now performing live public and private interactive murder mystery dinner shows in Seattle, Lynnwood and surrounding areas throughout the Washington area. Join us for a night of intrigue, deception, and delicious food in this comedic thriller!

June 15, 2017

The June CEOtoCEO Breakfast speaker is Scott Svenson, Co-Founder & CEO, of MOD Pizza.   MOD practices “enlightened capitalism,” and has chosen to not only try to build a company that is unabashedly for-profit, but also has a purpose of making a positive social impact.

Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017

The art of collaboration and immersion comes to life in the Next Level Marketing Workshop.  Designed to stretch your comfort zone and get you into action, dive into the pieces of your business that drive revenue, beginning with your brand and culture, evolving into your marketing strategy, and finally weaving into a solid digital marketing plan. 

Wednesday, June 7th, 2017

When we think of power, we think of force. But is force always the best option? Consultant, trainer, and TEDxSeattle speaker Tim Dawes demonstrates the power of compassion to influence, lead, and create better outcomes in business and everyday life. Using remarkable true stories, Tim shows how re-imagining compassion as a practical set of skills enables us to shift our relationships with adversaries, collaborate, and quickly invent new options we might never have considered before.

If you have a startup or if you advise startups, this event is for you - fast paced, engaging and packed with practical content for building, growing and protecting value.

Entrepreneurs, whether you’ve already launched your startup or not, this seminar offers invaluable insights to help you build on a solid foundation, raise funds successfully and legally, and avoid missteps that too often derail promising startups.

Monday, September 11, 2017

Seattle is a global brand, known for its innovation and entrepreneurialism. From personal computing to coffee, from how we travel to how we shop, greater Seattle has changed the world. Global challenges—whether in the economy, trade, or politics—are inherently local challenges. Join the World Affairs Council and the World Trade Center Seattle for a series exploring how Seattle’s business leaders are addressing some of the global challenges they and their peers face.

Monday, August 28, 2017

Join other great local business owners & Yelp Seattle for an afternoon of family fun at Warren G. Magnuson Park. This is a free event for business owners and their families to meet each other over great eats, games, and good times!

The purpose of this conference is to show off and bring light to all of the great culture shifters that are fighting for and creating a better world through the well being at the workplace right here in Seattle and the bigger picture that is coming out of it. Also for you guys to all meet and catalyze these ideas as the new story is created.

October 19, 2017

This year's event, 'Shaping the Future of the U.S. / UK Aerospace Ecosystem', will share both Wash. state and UK aerospace industry perspectives, from OEMs to innovators, from supply chain to airport infrastructure, and the opportunities that Brexit could offer U.S. / UK trade and investment.

8/23/17, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

West Seattle Content Desk presents:

August: Plan With Me Workshop
 
Wednesday, August 23, 11:00am-12:30pm, Seattle
 
MORE INFO: http://www.contentplanning101.com/workshops
 
Content Workshop Overview
Monthly in-person workshops will move you to plan & implement:
* website updates, as needed & recommended
* a consistent flow of social media posts
* clearly written and regularly published blog posts to improve search rankings

08/20/17 through 09/13/17

Learn the core skills for writing grants. It starts with learning where to find grants and understanding the application process. Then we'll walk step by step through writing every section of the proposal. We'll end with how to submit the application and build long-term, meaningful relationships with grantmakers. In this six-hour class, you will spend the day learning all the basics of grantwriting.

Register at http://www.sparkthefiregrantwriting.com

The Experts in Mystery Entertainment are now performing live public and private interactive murder mystery dinner shows in areas throughout the United States. Join us for a night of intrigue, deception, and delicious food in this comedic thriller!

 

Seattle Murder Mystery Dinner

9/27/17 6pm-8pm

Curious about how buildings can become climate action?

October 1st, 2017

Global Partnerships,  Seattle based impact investing non-profit organization, is hosting our annual fundraising event. We would love if you could join!

Global Partnerships Mission:

Global Partnerships is a nonprofit impact investor whose mission is to expand opportunity for people living in poverty. GP currently has impact-led investments in 64 social enterprise partners in 16 countries across Latin America, the Caribbean and sub-Saharan Africa.

Annual Luncheon:

Imagine a world without bank accounts in the next ten years: a peer-to-peer world where currency is digital and financial managers have been replaced by tech giants. How will emerging tech change the financial sector? It’s time for a conference with an uncompromising view of the banking horizon: critical, meaningful, and engaging dialogue about what’s coming next. A place where the people designing the future can connect and learn.

October 24, 2017

Seattle, WA – The Society for Marketing Professional Services (SMPS) Seattle Chapter will present an exclusive 3-event day with B2B marketing thought leader Josh Miles, acclaimed author of Bold Brand 2.0, on October 24, 2017.

 

Thursday November 2nd

Just as the emergence of steam engines and the telegraph changed the world during the industrial revolution, artificial intelligence technologies such as machine learning are reinventing the way we live and work. Engineers and organizations alike must adapt or risk becoming obsolete.

Machinery.ai is a community and event series where developers come together to explore the digital machinery of the new era.

At our upcoming conference, experience a day of learning from industry experts to look “under the hood” at the building blocks of machine learning.

October 26, 2017

Beyond Diversity: Creating an Inclusive Workplace

Diversity by itself is not enough: The October CEOtoCEO Breakfast will provide insights on how leaders and their organizations can move beyond diversity alone to capture the potential that comes from inclusion. If diversity is “the mix,” then inclusion is making the mix work by leveraging the wealth of knowledge, insights, and perspectives in an open, trusting, and diverse workplace.

Wednesday, November 15, 2017, 7:30am-9:30am

The percentage of female CEOs in the Fortune 500 is at an all-time high. After dropping to 21 last year, the number has increased by more than 50% in 2017 - from 21 to 32. 

This is the highest proportion of female CEOs in the 63-year history of the Fortune 500, yet it also means only 6.4% of the U.S.’s biggest companies (by revenue) are run by women.

10/13/17, 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM

SEATTLE: James Beard Award winner and Iron Chef alumnus Ashley Christensen has been named the All-Star chef at Seattle's upcoming James Beard Foundation "Taste America" dinner. Along with the best and brightest of Seattle's local chefs, Christensen will help prepare a four-course dinner for attendees, preceded by a reception featuring bites prepared by Seattle's most buzzed-about chefs and restaurateurs.

11/16/17, 5:45 PM - 8:00 PM

The 29th Annual CF StairClimb is a vertical challenge held annually at 1201 Third Avenue in downtown Seattle. Over 400 climbers come together annually to raise money for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation by climbing 56 vertical floors. The race to the top is celebrated with a Happy Landings party. Participation options include: full flight or 3-person relay. Registration includes: official timing report, happy landing party, a commemorative event shirt and more!

December 8, 2017

Join us to celebrate the holiday season, British style, with friends and colleagues. Enjoy a pre-luncheon reception, sumptuous traditional British Christmas lunch, lively program and activities, Christmas crackers, photo booth, a grand raffle, holiday raffle, silent auction, and more!

If healthcare is to be transformed by artificial intelligence, Seattle could be the place to make it happen. With a legacy of IT innovation in computing, telecom, web services, and more, coupled with unique strengths in life sciences and medical devices, the area is poised to leverage advances in computer vision, natural language processing, and machine learning. The goal is to improve quality and reduce costs across broad swaths of the healthcare system.

We're excited to host our fourth annual seminar geared toward entrepreneurs, startups and emerging-growth companies at W Seattle on Thursday, December 7. This year we'll be focused on "Building to Scale"with a slew of panel discussions featuring investors, entrepreneurs and industry experts providing guidance and lessons learned on how you can build your business (and bottom line) at minimal cost. The day will conclude with a complimentary happy hour reception. Confirmed speakers include:

10/26/17, 11:45 AM - 1:00 PM

Desh International and Business Law of Bellevue, Wash., invites businesses that use foreign workers to a complimentary lunch seminar - "Bringing and Retaining Foreign Talent in 2018" - on Oct. 26, 2017. The seminar will run from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Desh International and Business Law office, 11400 SE 8th St, Bellevue, 4th floor conference room.

Join us on Wednesday, November 1, 10:00am at the Pelton Auditorium, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center for a special speaking session about advancements in synthetic biology.

 

December 6th, 4-6 PM

The American Institute of Architects (AIA) Seattle Chapter and the Society for Marketing Professional Services (SMPS) Seattle Chapter will present a panel discussion on “Boom Times and Industry Evolution” from 4-6 PM on Wednesday, December 6th, at the Center for Architecture and Design, 1010 Western Ave, Seattle, Washington.

 

11/4/17, 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

B & E Meats and Seafood and McCarthy and Schiering Wine Merhants team up to support a great cause - helping survivors of Hurricane Maria by collecting funds and needed items to send back to islanders. Learning of the plight of a large family in rural Guayama, Puerto Rico, Owners Jeff Green and Steve Dunaychuk, along with Queen Anne store Manager, Gordy Maggs, made a decision to step up to help. McCarthy and Schiering, a neighboring wine shop, also agreed to participate. Together the two companies will be sampling delicious bites and tasty wines donated by some wonderful vintners.

Monday, November 6, 2017 & Tuesday, November 7, 2017

In search of a career change? Looking to join a dynamic hospitality brand?

Join one of the world’s leading hospitality companies, Hilton Hotels, for the upcoming Embassy Suites Seattle Downtown Pioneer Square’s “Draft Day” Hiring Event.

The two-day event series will take place on Monday, November 6and Tuesday, November 7 from 9 a.m. to 5 a.m. at Safeco Field, 1250 First Ave. South Seattle, WA 98134. Please use the first avenue entrance.

Hilton Hotels will be interviewing for the following departments:

Nov. 24 - 26

Little Creek Casino Resort – Western Washington’s best resort for everyday escape – presents their Christmas Market in the Skookum Creek Event Center Nov. 24 – 26, from 11am to 8pm each day.

 

A variety of exhibits will showcase holiday gifts, one of a kind jewelry, local hand made goods, assorted wines, spirits and more. Special products and gifts baskets from Seven Inlets Spa and Salish Cliffs Golf Club will also be available for purchase. The Christmas Market will feature live entertainment from the Cheryl Sergio Trio and Bobby Medina’s Red Hot Band.

 

A tree lighting ceremony will take place Friday, Nov. 24 at noon. Pictures with Santa will also be available. Admission is free for the whole family.

 

Vendors interested in participating can apply online: http://www.little-creek.com/admin/uploads/christmas-market-2017-vendor-r...

 

For more information: www.littlecreek.com or call 360.432.7300.

Saturday, November 11th

Join us for the opening of our U.S. flagship store and partake in our grand opening celebration. After years of creating gear inspired by the legendary high-altitude climbers of Nepal, we are honored to bring a piece of the Himalayas right to your door. We will mark the arrival of our Seattle location with an evening of authentic Nepalese food, traditional Nepali performers, drinks, music and some special in-store deals.

November 24 - December 24

The Bellevue Collection has expanded and so has Snowflake Lane--Now featuring a nightly parade. This year’s celebration kicks off on Nov. 24th in downtown Bellevue and continues nightly until Christmas Eve.  Snowflake Lane takes place along Bellevue Way between NE 4th St. and NE 8th St. with its new extended route. You can enjoy seeing all your favorite characters — with falling snow, beautiful lights, and delightful holiday music. The nightly parade can be seen from any place on the sidewalks on both sides of Bellevue Way.

11/11/2017

MindMajix is the globally professional in IT courses training which emphasize on hands-on experience with examples from real-time scenarios by experts. It is the largest provider of high quality online training courses.

It is conceptualized and initiated by several multidisciplinary and ingenious software technocrats having a combined experience of more than 10 yrs in the industry.

12/2/2017

Indulge and delight with the whole family at The Shops at the Bravern this season during Brunch with Santa hosted at the celeb favorite destination: Sugar Factory American Brasserie in Bellevue. Fresh off a festive grand opening outfitted as Mariah Carey’s “Christmas Factory,” Sugar Factory is decked out in holiday decorations and welcomes all to experience a one-of-a-kind dining experience serving specialty drinks, as well as mouth-watering menu items in an atmosphere full of holiday spirit. Each event will include photos with Santa, free valet parking, a gift bag, and more.

 

12/9/17

Indulge and delight with the whole family at The Shops at the Bravern this season during Brunch with Santa hosted at the celeb favorite destination: Sugar Factory American Brasserie in Bellevue. Fresh off a festive grand opening outfitted as Mariah Carey’s “Christmas Factory,” Sugar Factory is decked out in holiday decorations and welcomes all to experience a one-of-a-kind dining experience serving specialty drinks, as well as mouth-watering menu items in an atmosphere full of holiday spirit. Each event will include photos with Santa, free valet parking, a gift bag, and more.

 

17th Nov

Experience the Realtime implementation of Liferay projects by exploring different features of General familiarization to Liferay Training tools and their applications, Problem formulation and how to handle very complex tasks, Difference between internet and intranet and etc. This Training is the quickest way to learn best practices for developing Liferay plugins, successful deployment, administration, or tuning of Liferay Portal.

MindMajix is the globally professional in IT courses training which emphasize on hands-on experience with examples from real-time scenarios by experts. It is the largest provider of high quality online training courses. It is conceptualized and initiated by several multidisciplinary and ingenious software technocrats having a combined experience of more than 10 yrs in the industry. 

About Mindmajix:

Mindmajix - Online global training platform connecting individuals with the best trainers around the globe. With the diverse range of courses, Training Materials, Resume formats and On Job Support, we have it all covered to get into IT Career. Instructor Led Training - Made easy.

About Course: 

The ultimate beginner guide to creating web applications using Node.js, Express, MongoDB, Mocha, and more!

MindMajix is the globally professional in IT courses training which emphasize on hands-on experience with examples from real-time scenarios by experts. It is the largest provider of high quality online training courses. It is conceptualized and initiated by several multidisciplinary and ingenious software technocrats having a combined experience of more than 10 yrs in the industry.

About Course:

11/28/17, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Start your holidays with a tradition in the true spirit of the season - Providence O'Christmas Trees' 33rd anniversary Silver Bells Luncheon. Celebrate the spirit of the season while you peruse 14 designer decorated Christmas trees and vote for your favorite, shop for holiday gifts and enjoy a fantastic performance by the Seattle Choral Company. Proceeds benefit seniors and hospice patients served by Providence Health & Services' Senior and Community Services.

Introduction to Apache Mahout?

Apache has introduced many machine learning frameworks to choose from; the one that is most widely used in past and still in usage perhaps is Mahout. At this point there are hundreds of market leaders using Mahout for recommendation.

Why you should become a certified Apache Mahout Application Developer?


Event date: May 2020
Magazine feature: May issue

February 22, 2018 - 7:30am Breakfast Event

Tax implications are often a major concern for family business succession planning. How can you effectively plan for the future of the business and family when the tax environment is moving into uncertain territory? With the passage of the "Tax Cuts and Jobs Act" in December 2017 many questions remain about how this will impact family firms over the long term.

03/17/2018, 9:30-5:30

Food Tank’s inaugural Seattle Food Tank Summit: Growing Food Policy, will be hosted in partnership with Seattle University on March 18th at Pigott Auditorium (Seattle University). The event will feature key policymakers, food policy advocates, farmers, businesses, and other stakeholders. Through panel discussions on themes including urban agriculture and technology in the food system, and featured speakers with a range of experiences and viewpoints, our hope is to foster creative and hopeful discussion towards mutual understanding.

What is NWSAF18? The 2018 Northwest Security Awareness Forum (NWSAF18) will bring together risk-conscious security leaders in the Pacific Northwest for engaging presentations and critical conversations to inspire world-class security awareness programs.   Who should attend #NWSAF18? Leaders in the Pacific Northwest that have a stake in cultivating a risk-aware culture and/or have an interest in developing a comprehensive security awareness program at their organization. This can include leaders from security, IT, and even HR! Breakfast is included!
February 1, 2018

Join the Bellevue Downtown Association and more than 400 business and civic leaders at Meydenbauer Center to celebrate the continued growth and evolution of Downtown Bellevue. Network with hundreds of stakeholders, enjoy fine dining and spirits, and join the BDA in recognizing leading organizations and accomplishments in Downtown Bellevue. Features distinguished keynote speaker, Rebecca Ryan, who will identify trends that will shape the future of our city and describe how to plan for them.  

 

February 8, 2018

In this energetic one-day workshop, you’ll get new ideas and practical techniques to help you master the skills you need to think clearly and write persuasively.  Through lively discussions, guided exercises, and practical examples, you’ll gain new insight about why you write, what your readers expect from you, and how to communicate your ideas clearly to engage your readers and achieve results.

Nonprofit and government registration rates are available.  

Selling on Amazon isn't difficult. But there is a steep learning curve to do it efficiently and most importantly, profitably.

This is a meetup where we share best practices of listing on Amazon, improving your products' search relevancy, and leveraging Amazon Marketing Services and other tools to maximize revenue and profits.

Come learn, discuss, and indulge your curiosities with Tik Yip, Director of Amazon Marketing at Add3. He's managed a portfolio of clients totaling over 500k in products and 50mm a year in revenues on Amazon across many categories.

4/4/2018

The GoGreen Conference is a sustainability learning experience for business and public sector decision-makers. Featuring regionally targeted content and recognized leaders from the community, GoGreen works across industry silos to foster peer-to-peer learning and collaborative solutions. Our mission is to empower attendees with the strategies, tools and connections to green their organizations with profitability in mind. This year's program theme is The Climate Commitment Leadership Imperative: Businesses, Cities and States Rise to Fill Federal Gaps.

Join us for breakfast on March 15th at the Seattle Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce for our annual Economic Forum and discover what's in store this year and into 2019 amidst financial, policy, and regulatory shifts! This year’s dynamic panel of experts includes  Ross Allen, Director, North America, Department for International Trade; Aya Hamilton, Managing Director, Goldman Sachs; Len Jordan, Managing Director, Madrona Ventures; and Ian Toner, Chief Investment Officer, Verus. Our speakers will explore economic forecasts from around the world and their likely impact on U.S.

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What is Node.js?

Tuesday, February 20, 2018, 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM

Seattle, WA – The Society for Marketing Professional Services (SMPS) Seattle Chapter will present a luncheon education program on Digital Marketing Trends from 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM on February 20, 2018, at the Washington Athletic Club, 1325 Sixth Avenue, Seattle, Washington 98101.

 

May 12, 2018

 The West Seattle Food Bank will be hosting their 11th Annual Instruments of Change Dinner/Auction, attended by 250+ loyal business owners, community/civic leaders and donors.   We would be honored if you could participate by supporting our event. 

We realize that the year is filled with auctions benefiting worthwhile organizations – why support us?

03-09-2018

EMC storage refers to the various storage products, systems and services being offered by EMC Corporation, which include disk, flash and hybrid storage systems and arrays.  A storage area network (SAN) is a network which provides access to consolidated, block level data storage. EMC SAN allows storage devices to exist on their own separate network and communicate directly with each other over very fast media.

VirtualNuggets is an emergent Online Training /Corporate Training company which offers WebSphere DataPower training for worldwide. We delivered the IBM WebSphere DataPower Training for many individual/ groups/ corporate.

17/3/2018

Mindmajix Oracle TM Training makes you an expert in concepts like Tuxedo Admin API, Data-Dependent Routing (DDR), Secure Socket Layer (SSL), Link-Level Encryption (LLE), Tuxedo Java Servers, Oracle Tuxedo, and Oracle Real Application Cluster (RAC)...etc.

Course Features:
* 30 Hrs of intructor led training
* Lifetime access to recorded sessions
* 24*7 Support
* Real world use-cases
* Certified Trainers

Starts March 21st, 2018 - 16 weeks, Weds. (6pm to 9pm) & Sat. (10am to 1pm)

The average salary of a full stack developer in the Seattle area is over $100K, according to Glassdoor. In this course you will learn some of the most highly marketable and in-demand skills. Learn how to build your own web applications using HTML, CSS, JavaScript and JavaScript frameworks such as jQuery, Node.js, Express, and Mocha.

This 16-week course will cover the following:

The first half of the course will concentrate on front-end development while the second half will center around server-side development.

Join us for a compelling discussion on Cybersecurity from top industry experts

TOPICS COVERED:

1) Data Localization Laws.

2) What world leaders across sectors are doing to balance trust and growth in an ever increasingly complex and connected world.

3) Threats to the Digital Supply Chain.

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Business Among Moms' 4th Annual Success Summit Conference is a one-day conference designed for the female entrepreneur who is passionate about her business and wants actionable tools to help her business grow.

Starts April 5th, 2018 - 12 weeks, Every Thursdays from 6pm to 9pm

Data is considered as new 'Gold' and Data Scientist as the new 'Gold Miner'. Learn the skills you need for this hottest job of our time. This 12 weeks hands-on course will take you through an end to end journey in data science career.

Become a Data Analyst. Learn Data Analytics in this in-person, fast-paced, intensive, 12-week course that meets in the evenings, once a week

6/12/2018

To highlight the strengths of Seattle's life-science community, as well as its challenges, look no further than two major deals that kicked off 2018.

Monday, May 7, 2018

Seattle, WA – The Society for Marketing Professional Services (SMPS) Seattle Chapter will present the annual Reign Awards gala from 5:30 – 8:30 PM on Thursday, June 14, 2018, at Salty’s Alki Beach, 1936 Harbor Avenue SW, Seattle, WA, 98126.

 

Thursday, May 10th

Join us from 7 p.m. – 11 p.m. Thursday, May 10 at the Museum of Pop Culture (MoPOP) in Seattle for one of the region’s most-anticipated and hotly-contested tech events: The GeekWire Awards. Continuing this great tradition, we’ll reveal the winners of the Pacific Northwest’s annual startup and technology awards, as nominated and chosen by GeekWire readers.

Thursday, June 27th, 2018

The GeekWire Cloud Tech Summit showcases the cutting-edge trends and ideas that are transforming business. Hear from industry leaders, and make connections with engineers, developers, CIOs, CTOs and others in this fast-moving corner of the tech world. Past speakers have included Microsoft Azure chief Scott Guthrie, Amazon AI Vice President Swami Sivasubramanian, Docker CEO Steve Singh, Heptio co-founder and Kubernetes co-creator Joe Beda and others.

MealPal is coming to Seattle! Celebrate the launch of your favorite lunch subscription service with free tastings from top restaurant partners, door prizes, exclusive swag, and the chance to mingle with the MealPal team. RSVP for you and your friends by April 25 at: https://mealpalseattle.splashthat.com/

04/22/2018

VirtualNuggets is the fastest transpire deliver interactive and collaborative online and Corporate Training Institution Globally. We would like to take this opportunity to inform you that we are providing IBM MDM Online Training.

The FileNet P8 family of products includes back-end services, development tools, and applications that concentrate on enterprise content and process management requirements. It provides an entire set of system organization tools that let for monitoring, validation, and configuration changes from a central location with a dispersed deployment. It provides the baseline components for enterprise content management solutions. These elements deal with enterprise content management and business process management requirements.

Are you considering international markets for your tech product or service? In today's globalized economy, companies of all sizes must consider growth opportunities in markets outside the United States. This presentation will focus on how to localize your product and service for high growth markets, adapt your sales and marketing strategy for specific countries, and analyze various risks associated with international business.

As with any growth plan, expanding internationally requires financing.  Growing globally requires special capabilities when it comes to finances.  Understand financial opportunities and success strategies by learning how to tap into government and private sources of financing and figuring out ways to make sure you are getting paid.  While financing is always an issue, government interest in boosting exporting and recent financial innovations have made getting funding and getting paid easier than ever.  One of the most popular sources of financing for businesses expansion overseas is the

As part of their ongoing outreach to U.S. stakeholders, four Intellectual Property (IP) Attachés and one IP Specialist from The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) will be here to discuss international IP matters that have a bearing on international trade.

When you think about doing business with China, what picture comes to mind? Did you know that, just like America cannot be generalized by New York, LA, Louisiana, Texas, or Kansas City culture, China also cannot be generalized as Beijing, Shenzhen, Chengdu, Lanzhou, or Zhengzhou culture? Come get a lay of the land of which China you are interested in engaging, and discover with our speaker how to best engage the local business culture. 

Want to overcome shyness? Feel confident with public speaking? Enhance your people skills? Do it the fun, easy way! Learn how to unleash your creativity, exude self-assurance, and be more present. Sign up now to enjoy red-hot confidence and kiss shy goodbye.

Mule as an ESB, the world's most commonly used open source ESB. Mule is lightweight but highly scalable, allowing you to begin small and connect more applications over time. The main benefit of an ESB is that it allows different applications to communicate with each other by acting as a transit system for carrying data between applications within your enterprise or across the Internet. The ESB can be deployed anywhere, can integrate and orchestrate events in real time or in batch, and has universal connectivity.

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IBM Business Process Manager enables organizations to model, create and optimize significant business processes with agility and speed. It is a full-featured, consumable BPM platform. It is specifically It includes tooling and runtime for process design and execution, along with capabilities for monitoring and optimizing work that’s executed within the platform. It is particularly designed to allow process owners and business users to engage directly in the improvement of their business processes.

4/28/18, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

What does it take to get to Carnegie Hall? Practice, practice, practice... and about $200,000! That's how much money the Liberty High School Choirs need to raise. The Choir Program at Liberty, under the direction of Robin Wood, was recently honored with an invitation to perform at Carnegie Hall in New York City on March 31, 2019.

Part of this choir community is created by the many fundraisers the choirs host. This year they will embark on a brand new fundraiser, and once again it promises to be a campaign that serves their supportive community as well.

Thursday, May 10, 2018

Seattle, WA – The Society for Marketing Professional Services (SMPS) Seattle Chapter will present a panel discussion on “Bringing Big Brand Appeal to Professional Services” from 4 – 7 PM on May 10th, 2018, at GLY Construction, 200 112th Avenue NE, Bellevue, WA, 98004.

 

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Thursday, June 14, 2018, 5:30-8:30 PM

Seattle, WA – The Society for Marketing Professional Services (SMPS) Seattle Chapter will present the annual Reign Awards Gala from 5:30 – 8:30 PM on Thursday, June 14, 2018, at Salty’s Alki Beach, 1936 Harbor Avenue SW, Seattle, WA, 98126.

 

SMPS Seattle will accept entries for the Reign Awards until Monday, May 7, 2018. Award submittals are open to both member and non-member firms as well as individuals.

 

IBM Operational Decision Manager is IBM's Business Rule Management System (BRMS). IBM ODM also includes IBM's implementation of Business Event Processing capabilities (also called Complex Event Processing, or CEP). IBM ODM can be installed both independently and as an application running on WebSphere Application Server.

Tivoli Software became a brand in IBM's Cloud & Smarter Infrastructure division. IBM originally grew the software portfolio under the Tivoli brand through development and attainment. Presently Tivoli software is used by many large companies. There are many Tivoli products, among them IBM Tivoli Identity Manager is one of the best product. As it has more response many individuals are eager to learn IBM TIM.

IBM has provided customers with a Software Product Compatibility Reports (SPCR) tool where you can find and locate inclusive lists of supported operating systems, system requirements, prerequisites, and optional supported software for WebSphere Portal versions, including V9.0, V8.5, V8.0.0.1, and V8.0.

5/10/18, 7:30 AM - 8:45 AM

Chef Duane Sunwold, who changed his diet to save his kidneys, will deliver the keynote address at Northwest Kidney Centers' 16th annual Breakfast of Hope. The fundraiser will raise money to support nutrition services for dialysis patients, nutrition education for the public, and charity care.

Councilmember Debora Juarez is hosting her 3rd annual Live in D5 event! Live in D5 is a community celebration of North Seattle featuring live music, free food, fun activities, and booths from neighborhood & municipal organizations. 

Please join us for this free and family-friendly celebration!

Saturday, June 9

The Pacific Wolf Coalition is excited to host the first ever Howling for Wolves event. The Pacific Wolf Coalition is a 30-member coalition of conservation non-profits dedicated to the long-term recovery efforts of the gray wolf as they return to the Pacific West states of WA, OR and CA.

Nest Bedding invites the Seattle community to meet HBO’s “Silicon Valley”star Jimmy O. Yang at the company’s brand new store. Jimmy will be available for photos and autographs, and will be signing copies of his hilarious new book, “How to American: An Immigrant's Guide to Disappointing Your Parents.” All attendees will receive a special discount on Nest Bedding’s products, including organic sheets, all-natural pillows, USA made mattresses and more.

June 23rd & 24th, 2018

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05/15/2018

TIBCO Business Events assists organizations produce more sense of the information gathered so they can generate insights and guidance to a degree that not possible ever before. This helps the business maintain agility, and all the way through analytical modelling, give the sense of future unforeseen developments as they may occur. With the increase of lot and quick data, implementing an event processing platform to guide instant decision-making is very significant than ever – TIBCO BE Training Institution

05/15/2018

VirtualNuggets provides the IBM FileNet Administration Training services all over the world. This webinar helps the beginners to know the significance of this FileNet Administration course and benefits provided at VirtualNuggets. You can also know about the career in IBM FileNet Administration and the job roles and position. The new batch starts twice a month with new aspects of teaching method. The participants can choose flexible timings according to their schedules.

The Blockchain is an incorruptible digital ledger of economic transactions that can be programmed to record not just financial transactions but almost the whole thing of value. Originally Blockchain devised for the digital currency, Bitcoin, (Buy Bitcoin) the tech community is now finding other potential uses for the technology.

VirtualNuggets is a unique IBM WAS Administration Training Institute majorly engaged in IT software Online Training and Corporate Training services worldwide. Twice a month new batch of IBM WAS Admin Online Training starts with a great beginning to the students. This webinar is very helpful for the audience who are very eager to know about the IBM WAS future and its benefits. Even you can get an idea of how to start and develop a route career in IBM WebSphere Application Server.

Present days DevOps Foundation has become very trending technology and it is chosen by many students as a career. For those who are beginning their career in DevOps Foundation VirtualNuggets is the best DevOps Foundation Online Training Institute. Many organizations are choosing DevOps since it has a lot of advantages and ability to combine continuous software delivery with fast fixes to problems in a stable operating environment.

‘Future of Email’ Event Success Fuels Tour Expansion
to New Markets Worldwide in 2018

 

Consumer brands, industry experts unite to inspire all-star email marketing plays

 

Cupertino, CA, May 15, 2018 – Liveclicker, global provider of real-time email personalization solutions, is proud to announce the kick-off of the 2018 Future of Email tour.

 

June 12, 2018

Join us for an opportunity to gain insight on:

  • The recent economic relations between Washington State and Japan
  • Specific business sectors in Japan that would be great opportunities for engagement
  • Business development strategies for making contact with potential partners in Japan
  • Japanese business etiquette
  • Speaker: Kenji Ushimaru, President of Infra Innovation

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Pega is a Java-based BPM tool which is used to build enterprise applications. Among the entire BPM tool in the market, Pega is the leading and No- 1 BPM tool.

Pega is a Business Process Management tool developed in Java and uses OOP and java concepts. The main benefit is we don't have to build the system from the scratch like any conventional programming so that it became popular through most conventional programmers would disagree and also because of its agile way, Flexibility, and be being extensible. To get knowledge on this Pega CSA and Pega CSSA the foremost Pega training institution is PegaGang.

5PM - 7PM

• What we'll do
The founder of Cryptoslate Nate Whithall is our featured speaker. https://cryptoslate.com/ is a crypto news site that gets 250k views a month.

After the Q/A session with Nate we will network.

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June 14, 2018

Reinventing Yourself to Stay Relevant

You're vulnerable if you rest on your laurels, but also if you are constantly reinventing yourself. 

Relevance means sustaining relationships with longtime customers even as you innovate your way into new markets.  Profitability from customer relationships over time is higher for companies that are focused on changing ways of providing value to customers.

Your company may seem relevant to you, but from the outside, is it hitting home with your customers?

Sunday, June 3, 2018, 1-5 pm

June is #OrcaMonth! 2018 marks the 12th annual Orca Awareness Month, which spans Washington, Oregon and British Columbia.

We invite YOU to join the Orca Salmon Alliance and friends from all over the Salish Sea and beyond as we kick off Orca Month 2018! We will have a fun, free, family-friendly event from 1-5pm on Sunday June 3rd at the Golden Gardens Bathhouse in Seattle - with music, face painting, Mike the 25' tall inflatable orca, speakers, storytellers, sand sculpting on the beach, and fun activities for all!

Join us for an insiders perspective, discussion with former U.S. Ambassador to China, Gary Locke & Roger Nyhus, President & CEO, Nyhus.

Come and see where fashion meets art at The Shops at The Bravern’s first-ever Fashion Week, September 14-16th. Kick off the ultimate fashion festival off at the Opening Party September 14th. Treat yourself to extravagant luxury at the Gene Juarez beauty bar, Sugar Factory dessert bar, or sketch bar with fashion illustrator, Galina Adzhigirey. Guests will also see the winning artist of the art competition receive their award. The Opening Party will be held inside Mariposa.

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Running a business is a demanding, non-stop endeavor. Meet the women who are building and growing thriving companies here in the Pacific Northwest. The World Trade Center Seattle, in conjunction with Berntson Porter & Company, assembled an impressive group of local women in business who will share their perspectives on key issues including effective executive management, financial and operational success and achieving work/life balance.

Meet the fashion industry’s top experts and icons as they reveal their secrets to success in a Panel Talk September 15th hosted by The Shops at The Bravern. A Q&A will follow the discussion. This event is part of a series of events celebrating Fashion Week at The Bravern.

Experience an elevated runway experience at Fashion Week’s Runway Show on September 15th. Watch models take the runway at Neiman Marcus wearing upscale apparel and jewelry from the latest collections of the world’s leading luxury brands. 

October 16, 2018

The Northwest Event Show, produced by Butler Events, is the Pacific Northwest corporate meeting & planner’s largest 

annual trade show featuring the newest, most innovative event and hospitality ideas.  All Under one roof!

 2,500 of the most qualified corporate event and meeting planners in the Northwest will be attending the show, including an impressive number outside the area. One-third of the currently registered attendees are first-time visitors to the show. 

Pega is a BPM tool developed on Java and oops concepts. Pega is much faster than Java in developing strong business applications. Strong analytical skills and core object orientation advancement is necessary in using this tool. A variety of frameworks piled in Pega support differs according to business requirements. While using Pega tool, good awareness on JavaScript coding skills aids a lot - Pega training institute in Chennai, TamilNadu, India.

First lets us know what is Pega? Pega is a business service application or simply BPM tool that provides the framework to develop contact centre desktop, case management for client services, and data prototypes for mobile services. By using PEGA unit employee’s effort becomes as easier. Pega software is designed in such a way that it quickly adapts responds to new business prospects and challenges – Pega training Institute in Bangalore.

HONOREES ANNOUNCED
Event date: August 22, 2019
Nomination period: February - April  
Magazine feature: September issue