Medica

Duesseldorf, Germany Duesseldorf, Germany

Established more than 40 years ago, Medica is the largest medical trade fair in the world. It attracts several thousand exhibitors from more than 50 countries. Exhibiting product types include: Imaging and diagnostics Medical equipment and devices Digital Health – IT Systems and IT Solutions Laboratory Equipment, Diagnostic Tests Physiotherapy, Orthopedic Technology Disposables, Consumables Medical […]

Government Relations Forum

Virtual - Zoom

The Defense Alliance of North Carolina (DANC) invites you to join us virtually for the Government Relations Forum Monday, November 13 at 9 a.m. with the honorable Ted Budd, United States Senate   REGISTER TO ATTEND   U.S. Senator Ted Budd grew up on a cattle and commercial chicken farm in rural Davie County, North […]

Free

Paulson ProEx Blow Molding Course

The Polymers Center 8900 Research Drive, Charlotte, NC, United States

Description ProEx Blow Molding is for anyone who needs to understand the complete extrusion blow molding process. This course teaches the fundamentals of extrusion blow molding, including all of the knowledge that personnel must understand in order to make informed decisions on the production floor, and delivers advanced concepts using a scientific blow molding methodology. […]

$1,695

EDPNC: Milipol, Paris 2023

Paris, France Paris, France

Milipol is the leading event for the homeland security and defense industries, hosting all the major players in a spirit of innovation, business and networking opportunities. The tradeshow is the “place to be” for showcasing your products and technologies, partner search, product launches, startup competition, live demonstrations, innovative ideas and face-to-face meetings. This exhibition is […]

Interwoven

International Textile Alliance 305 West High Avenue, High Point, NC, United States

Held twice a year in May and November in High Point, NC, the internationally acclaimed Interwoven offers the most comprehensive fabric, leather and trim presentations. ITA member companies host more than 600 buying companies during each event. Typical exhibitors schedule an average of 100+ appointments during the week, making the market a strategic and cost-effective […]

Cyber Awareness in Manufacturing: Building Competencies Through a No-Cost Digital Badge

Virtual - Zoom

This is a part of the Women In Manufacturing Virtual Learning Webinar Series   Virtual Learning Series webinars are free for WiM members and $35 for non-members.   REGISTER TO ATTEND   Presenter Dr. Evelyn Brown, Director, Extension Research and Evaluation, NC State University Industry Expansion Solutions   Webinar Overview To protect our companies against […]

$35

NCMBC Infrastructure: Industry and Government Exchange, Part 3 – In-Person

Wayne Community College, Wayne Learning Center (WLC) 3000 Wayne Memorial Drive, Goldsboro, NC, United States

Hosted by North Carolina Military Business Center - in partnership with the Defense Alliance of North Carolina, the American Council of Engineering Companies of North Carolina and the Society of American Military Engineers   As a follow-up to the 2023 Southeast Construction, Infrastructure and Environmental Summit’s “Industry and Government” exchange sessions in Wilmington, the following […]

Export Education – International Documentation Webinar

Virtual - Zoom

Incomplete or inaccurate documentation for international shipments can cost businesses time and money. Join Mike Allocca, President of Allocca Enterprises, Inc., for an Export Education webinar to learn how your company can accurately articulate required documents to ensure customers, distributors and your company stays ahead of schedule.   REGISTER TO ATTEND   International Documents Training […]

Free

Offshore Wind Ready

Virtual - Zoom

REGISTER TO ATTEND   The growing U.S. offshore wind industry – and its supply chain – are poised to bring $140B in investments to Atlantic Coast states by 2035.   Oceantic Network (formerly the Business Network for Offshore Wind) is partnering with the North Carolina Taskforce for Offshore Wind Economic Resource Strategies (NC Towers) to […]

Free

First Flight Venture Center High Flyer Awards Luncheon

Prestonwood Country Club 300 Prestonwood Parkway, Cary, NC, United States

GET YOUR TICKETS TODAY!   Please join First Flight Venture Center in celebration of the entrepreneurial spirit at our Third Annual High Flyer Awards Luncheon on November 17th from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. at the Prestonwood Country Club. Our most anticipated event of the year, the High Flyer Awards Luncheon is designated to celebrate […]

$75

Manufacturing Meet-up

You are invited to join an informal but informative zoom conversation to discuss challenges and opportunities, and engage with your manufacturing industry peers. all are welcome! Each month a hot topic will be selected and you are encouraged to bring questions and ideas for discussion. This month our discussion will start with information and resources […]

Free

Enlit Europe

Paris, France Paris, France

ENLIT Europe brings you face-to-face with the best thought leaders, innovators and disruptors in the energy sector and beyond. Our exhibitors represent power generators, IPPs, utilities, grid operators, energy companies, retailers, energy markets, energy traders and exchanges, plus commercial and industrial energy users. ENLIT Europe covers power generation, transmission and distribution, digitalization, energy markets, smart […]

International Workboat Show

Morial Convention Center 900 Convention Center Blvd, New Orleans, LA, United States

Held every year in New Orleans, the International WorkBoat Show attracts 15,000 members of the commercial marine industry, who come together from around the world to network, learn, spot new industry trends, and uncover innovative products and solutions. As attendees have been quoted saying, “everyone in the marine industry is here.” This includes the industry’s […]

DANC Science & Technology Forum in Partnership with Michael Best

The Frontier at RTP 800 Park Offices Drive, Research Triangle Park, NC, United States

You are invited to attend, Defense Alliance of NC S&T Forum November 30, 2023 1-5 p.m. Theme: 2024 DoD Priorities – 2024 National Defense Authorization Act – National Security Challenges REGISTER TO ATTEND   Speakers: Michael Best   Law & Consulting Team: Erik Berdy - National Security Challenges and DoD Priorities Lucia Alonzo - Fiscal Year 2024 […]

Free

Wilson College of Textiles – Textile Fundamentals Course: 12/04/2023

Wilson College of Textiles 1020 Main Campus Drive, Raleigh, NC, United States

Also Offered: Available online at any time   REGISTER TO ATTEND   Description Textile Fundamentals, our most popular course, provides you with a comprehensive, in-depth study of the entire textile process from fiber formation through finishing. Lectures, coupled with visits to our textile manufacturing laboratories, will provide you with a true working knowledge of textile […]

CPM Twin Screw Compounding Workshop

The Polymers Center 8900 Research Drive, Charlotte, NC, United States

Course Prerequisite: None   This three-day workshop focuses on the application of intermeshing co-rotating extruders in compounding applications. Training is directed towards machine operators, process engineers, and supervisors as well as product development scientists in both research and manufacturing environments. Participants are reminded that the goal of compounding is to produce properties, not pellets. The […]

$1,450

Introduction to Federal Contracting

The Chesterfield Building 701 West Main Street, Ste 203, Durham, NC, United States

This introductory course will open the world of federal contracting to you. Learn what you need to do before you invest time and resources registering your business to be procurement ready. Come prepared to ask all the hard and simple questions you have always had about government contracting. By the end of this session, you […]

Free

Defense Manufacturing Summit

Music City Center 201 Rep. John Lewis Way S, Nashville, TN, United States

REGISTER TO ATTEND   DMC is the nation’s annual forum for enhancing and leveraging the efforts of engineers, managers, technology leaders, scientists, and policy makers across the defense manufacturing industrial base. Leaders and manufacturing subject matter experts from government, industry, and academia exchange information and perspectives on defense manufacturing policies, strategic direction, best practices, funding […]

Small Business Qualifications for Federal Contractors, Advantages and Application Processes

The Chesterfield Building 701 West Main Street, Ste 203, Durham, NC, United States

Learn about different Small Business Programs that can help set you apart when competing for Federal contracts. Learn about the various socio-economic set asides, minimum qualifications, and advantages of these qualifiers. We will also direct you to the appropriate resources to help you get the appropriate certifications without spending any money!   REGISTER TO ATTEND […]

Free

Advanced Topics in Office Ergonomics (ATOE)

Virtual - Zoom

Hosted by Ergonomics Center at NC State University Virtual Classes are held from 12:30-4 p.m., Tuesday and Wednesday. REGISTER TO ATTEND   Fee: $500 This two-day workshop looks at topics that surface outside the traditional single office evaluation and is designed for participants who have experience with office ergonomics issues. It provides discussions and hands-on […]

$500

Hosiery 101/102 Class: December 13-14, 2023

Manufacturing Solutions Center II 350 5th Avenue SE, Conover, NC

REGISTER TO ATTEND   Cost: $400* - 2 weeks prior to class (Prior to November 28, 2023) Late Registration: $500* (After November 28, 2023)   The Hosiery 101/102 course covers the basics of hosiery knitting, the dyeing, finishing, and testing quality of the manufacturing process. Target Audience: Anyone involved with the Hosiery Industry: buyers, retailers, […]

$500

First Flight Test Pitch (Hybrid)

Virtual - Zoom

Test Flight is a startup community building event with the purpose of raising the bar for pitches in our region. We host it on the First Tuesday of every month. Just about every early-stage startup knows they will need to hone their pitch to potential investors, customers and other interested parties. But where can you […]

Free

How to Hire a NC State Engineering Intern for $15 an Hour

Virtual - Zoom

Who Should Attend Managers and business owners who are interested in hiring an engineering intern.   WATCH RECORDING DOWNLOAD PDF   Address your workforce labor shortage with talented and dedicated engineering students this summer. Accomplish projects you haven’t had time or labor to complete. The deadline to hire interns is approaching- join us to learn […]

Free

Intersec Dubai 2024

Dubai, United Arab Emirates Dubai, United Arab Emirates

With increased threats to nations and citizens, governments are having to improve security and operations using the latest equipmeIntersec is the world’s leading trade fair for homeland security, safety and fire protection.nt and most advanced technological solutions. The Intersec tradeshow serves as the ideal business platform for suppliers of essential products and solutions for the […]

Introduction to Federal Contracting

Virtual - Zoom

This training is an introduction to doing business with the federal government. Topics trained include: levels of federal purchasing; how the federal government buys products, construction and engineering and non-personal services; marketing a business to the federal government; socio-economic small business programs; registering as a federal contractor; locating, identifying and responding to federal business opportunities; […]

Free

America’s Seed Fund Week (SBA): 2024 Road Tour Kickoff

Virtual - Zoom

America's Seed Fund Week, part of the 2024 Road Tour, is a free online event aimed at connecting entrepreneurs working on advanced technologies with America’s Seed Fund, the nation's largest source of early-stage funding. Scheduled for January 23-25, 2024, this event offers opportunities to connect with federal agency representatives, learn about the $4 billion per […]

Free

Government Relations Forum

Virtual - Zoom

; Gerald “Marv” Gordner, retired U.S. Army Officer and Lead Associate for Booz Allen Hamilton.   REGISTER TO ATTEND   Gerald “Marv” Gordner is a retired U.S. Army Officer who spent most of his career in the Airborne and Special Operations Community. Since retiring from active service, Marv has served as a Program Manager and Business […]

Free

Build, Buy, Thrive: A Manufacturer’s Guide to Success in Federal Projects

Virtual - Zoom

Unlock new business horizons by mastering the Build America Buy America Act! This legislation mandates that federally-funded infrastructure projects prioritize American-made products, fostering a competitive advantage for domestic manufacturers. Our upcoming webinar aims to equip manufacturers with the knowledge and insights needed to navigate the intricacies of the Act, ensuring they can effectively position themselves […]

Free

DANC Science & Technology Forum Roundtable on Artificial Intelligence

NC State Talley Student Union 2610 Cates Avenue, Raleigh, NC, United States

Please join us for the first in a series of monthly roundtables on artificial intelligence, sponsored by Michael Best Law Firm. Each month the roundtable event will move to a different college campus.   REGISTER TO ATTEND   The January event is hosted at NC State University by Industry Expansion Solutions, Defense Industry Initiatives.   […]

Free

Arab Health 2024

Dubai, United Arab Emirates Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Arab Health is the most significant event for the healthcare industry in the Middle East that plays an instrumental role in bringing together regional and international policy drivers, thought leaders, and healthcare professionals through trade and innovation. Of the 3,300+ exhibitors from 76 countries in 2023, 99% of exhibitors rated Arab Health as an important […]

Recurring

DEFTECH Coffee Call

Virtual - Zoom

JOIN THE MEETING   DEFTECH Early Bird Current Opportunities Overview Fridays: 8–8:30 a.m. Purpose: To provide calendar updates to ongoing defense and industry events. This informal session is for those looking to dive deeper into emerging federal opportunities in a small group setting. Companies will have a chance to ask their questions of the DEFTECH […]

Free

Understanding and Utilizing Matchforce

Virtual - Zoom

The North Carolina Military Business Center will host “Understanding and Utilizing MatchForce.org” virtually on the following dates: February 2, 2024 from 9-10:30 a.m. May 2, 2024 from 9-10:30 a.m. August 2, 2024 from 9-10:30 a.m. November 1, 2024 from 9-10:30 a.m. This training is a comprehensive guide to using MatchForce as a tool for finding […]

Free

World Defense Show

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

The global defense landscape is witnessing significant transformations and leveraging cutting-edge technologies to strengthen capabilities. The World Defense Show (WDS) covers more than the defense/military domains; it is also focused on homeland security, AI, robotics, autonomous systems, machine learning, hybrid technologies, sustainability, internet of things (IOT) and blockchain to name just a few. Attendees will […]

Export Education – International Traffic in Arms (ITAR) Regulations

Virtual - Zoom

REGISTER TO ATTEND   Join us for a free webinar to learn about International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). This program is ideal for the beginners but can serve as a refresher course for those who have never had any formal training in ITAR. This program will help you understand what ITAR is and how […]

Free

Export Education: International Traffic in Arms (Itar) Regulations – Webinar

Virtual - Zoom

REGISTER TO ATTEND   Join us for a free webinar to learn about International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). This program is ideal for the beginners but can serve as a refresher course for those who have never had any formal training in ITAR. This program will help you understand what ITAR is and how […]

Free

Standard Work for Lean Leaders: Going to Gemba with Purpose

Virtual - Zoom

Who Should Attend   Managers and front-line leaders who want to build a continuous improvement culture that is practiced daily, not event-based REGISTER TO ATTEND   Taiichi Ohno, one of the founders of the Toyota Production System, once said, “The greatest waste of all is the waste that we don’t see.” It is impossible to […]

Free

Deploying AI: “North Carolina’s Innovators and Creators”

UNC Wilmington: Warick Center Building 601 S. College Road, Wilmington, NC, United States

DANC Science & Technology (S&T) Forum in partnership with:   * Michael Best Consulting * Michael Best & Friedrich LLP * University of North Carolina, Wilmington REGISTER TO ATTEND   Moderators Lyle Gravatt - IP and Patent Lawyer Michael Best and Friedrich LLP Kyle Snyder - Principal, Michael Best Consulting About Michael Best Companies a forward […]

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DEFTECH Coffee Call

Virtual - Zoom

JOIN THE MEETING   DEFTECH Early Bird Current Opportunities Overview Fridays: 8–8:30 a.m. Purpose: To provide calendar updates to ongoing defense and industry events. This informal session is for those looking to dive deeper into emerging federal opportunities in a small group setting. Companies will have a chance to ask their questions of the DEFTECH […]

Free
Recurring

DEFTECH Coffee Call

Virtual - Zoom

JOIN THE MEETING   DEFTECH Early Bird Current Opportunities Overview Fridays: 8–8:30 a.m. Purpose: To provide calendar updates to ongoing defense and industry events. This informal session is for those looking to dive deeper into emerging federal opportunities in a small group setting. Companies will have a chance to ask their questions of the DEFTECH […]

Free

2024 Economic Outlook: The Manufacturer’s Forecast

Virtual - Zoom

Connect with manufacturing leaders from across North Carolina as chief economist for the National Association of Manufacturers, Dr. Chad Moutray, delivers an expert economic outlook tailored specifically for the manufacturing sector. Time for Q&A has been allotted.   REGISTER TO ATTEND   While this programming is an exclusive benefit of Cornerstone Members, we are pleased […]

Free

Technet Fort Liberty Data at the Helm: Steering the Future of National Security

Iron Mike Conference Center 2658 Rock Merritt Avenue, Fort Liberty, NC, United States

TechNet Fort Liberty provides an opportunity for experts and leaders from the Army and Fort Liberty community to address various sides of the challenging, controversial issues facing the FORSCOM, USSOCOM, JSOC and USASOC communities.   REGISTER TO ATTEND   Maximizing cost-effectiveness and intelligently leveraging technology is imperative to enabling mission command.   TechNet Fort Liberty […]

Southern Textile Association Winter Seminar

Textile Technology Center at Gaston College Belmont, NC, United States

The Southern Textile Association is pleased to announce plans for our annual Winter Seminar, being held Wednesday, February 21 at the Textile Technology Center at Gaston College, Kimbrell Campus in Belmont, NC. The event will start at 8:30 a.m., ending after lunch, which will be served around 12:30 p.m. Coffee and registration begin at 8 […]

Government Relations Forum – Brief by Lieutenant General Chris Mohan

Virtual - Zoom

  You're invited to our upcoming Government Relations virtual forum with keynote presenter Lieutenant General Christopher Mohan, Deputy Commanding General of the U.S. Army Materiel Command. Click on the link to learn more and to confirm your registration. This is a virtual event conducted via Microsoft Teams.   REGISTER TO ATTEND

Free
Recurring

DEFTECH Coffee Call

Virtual - Zoom

JOIN THE MEETING   DEFTECH Early Bird Current Opportunities Overview Fridays: 8–8:30 a.m. Purpose: To provide calendar updates to ongoing defense and industry events. This informal session is for those looking to dive deeper into emerging federal opportunities in a small group setting. Companies will have a chance to ask their questions of the DEFTECH […]

Free

Offshore Wind Ready Training

Virtual - Zoom

REGISTER TO ATTEND   With 27 offshore wind projects currently under development off the East Coast, the growing offshore wind industry is poised to bring tens of billions of dollars in economic investments to Atlantic Coast states.   Oceantic Network (formerly the Business Network for Offshore Wind) is partnering with the North Carolina Taskforce for […]

How to WIN SBIR/STTR Grants Education Seminar Presented by First Flight Venture Center and Mark Roberson

First Flight Venture Center 2 Davis Drive, Research Triangle Park, NC, United States

REGISTER TO ATTEND   The Federal and State Technology (FAST) Partnership Program provides one-year of funding to organizations to execute state/regional programs that increase the number of SBIR/STTR proposals (through outreach and financial support); increase the number of SBIR/STTR awards (through technical assistance and mentoring); and better prepare SBIR/STTR awardees for commercialization success (through technical […]

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