datebook: Women's Exchange annual conference: 'Now We're Talking,' and more
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• Sept. 13: The Women's Exchange of Washtenaw annual forum: Now We’re Talking. 8 a.m.-6 p.m. Morris Lawrence Building, Washtenaw Community College, 4800 E. Huron River Drive, Ann Arbor. The one-day conference will engage the business community in conversation about the challenges women business leaders face in growing and improving their companies. The day will include the partcipant's choice of 10 featured workshops ranging in topics from social media to shifting careers for women. $89 in advance, $109 at the door. Register at www.wxwannualforum.com.
Other upcoming events:
• Tuesday: How to Build an Intelligent ProForma. 9-11 a.m. SPARK Central, 330 E. Liberty, Ann Arbor. Free. More info: 734-372-4071 or Maricat@annarborusa.org.
• Aug. 9: Milan Area Chamber After Hours on Business Disaster Planning. 5-7 p.m. Milan Senior Center, 45 Neckel Court, Milan. Free, but RSVP encouraged at email@example.com prior to Aug. 3.
• Aug. 14: Marketing Roundtable Summer Workshops. 5-7 p.m. SPARK Central, 330 E. Liberty St., Ann Arbor. Free. More info: http://www.annarborusa.org/events/details?e=11303.
• Aug. 19: 2012 Corporate Duck Race at the Ypsilanti Heritage Festival. 3:30 p.m. Huron River at Riverside Park, 515 E. Cross St., Ypsilanti. Free. Details: http://a2ychamber.chambermaster.com/events.
• Aug. 22: Coffee Connect: Ypsilanti Office Grand Opening. 10-11 a.m. A2Y Chamber Ypsilanti Office, SPARK East, 215 W. Michigan Ave., Ypsilanti. Free. More info: http://a2ychamber.chambermaster.com/events.