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 […]

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

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 […]

Office Ergonomics Process Workshop (OEAP)

Virtual - Zoom

Hosted by Ergonomics Center at NC State University Virtual   REGISTER TO ATTEND   Fee: Special price of $750 which includes a Professional Membership (Normal price is $1000) Details Course is taught by board certified, professional ergonomists 1.6 Continuing Education Credits (CEUs) awarded through NC State University Become an Accredited Office Ergonomics Evaluator (AOEE) with […]

$750

EDPNC: Dubai International Boat Show

Dubai, United Arab Emirates Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Dubai International Boat Show is the premier and most established boat show in the UAE, GCC and Middle East. Whether you want to buy a boat, discover luxury yachts and superyachts, explore the latest diving and aquatic innovations or ride the sparkling waves, it’s the definitive event for luxury and lifestyle. Co-located with Dive MENA […]

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 […]

Free

Introduction to Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) Internet Bid Board System (DIBBS)

Virtual - Zoom

The North Carolina Military Business Center will host “Introduction to Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) Internet Bid Board System (DIBBS)” virtually on the following dates: February 29, 2024 from 9-10:30 a.m. August 8, 2024 from 9-10:30 a.m. The Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) Internet Bid Board System (DIBBS) is a web-based application that enables the vendor community […]

Industrial Ergonomics Process Workshop (IEPW)

Virtual - Zoom

Hosted by Ergonomics Center at NC State University Virtual Classes are held from 8 a.m. – 5:30 p.m., Monday through Wednesday and 8 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. on Thurs. REGISTER TO ATTEND   Fee: $1800 or $1350 which includes a Professional Membership 3.0 Continuing Education Credits (CEUs) awarded through NC State University 4 Days, 30 […]

$1800

Shima Seiki Flat Bed Knitting and Software Demonstrations

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

See the Newest Shima Seiki Flat Bed Knitting Machines and Apex Software   Contact Shima Seiki USA at jackie@shimaseikiusa.com to register and to schedule a private appointment during the show.   MORE INFORMATION

Effectively Presenting Your Business to the Government, Military & Prime Contractors

Virtual - Zoom

The North Carolina Military Business Center will host “Effectively Presenting Your Business to the Government, Military & Prime Contractors” virtually on the following dates: March 5, 2024 from 9-10: a.m. November 6, 2024 from 9-10: a.m. This training focuses on real world tips, tricks, tools and lessons learned on how to effectively market a business […]

MODEX

Georgia World Congress Center 103 Mangum St SW, Atlanta, GA, United States

As the speed of manufacturing and supply chain operations continues to accelerate, the future of our industry depends on today’s forward-thinking decisions. From illuminating education to emerging technologies and equipment in action, MODEX lets you see the full spectrum of what’s now and what’s next — and take advantage of it to futureproof your supply […]

Free

Export Education: Incoterms 2024 Webinar

Virtual - Zoom

REGISTER TO ATTEND   Join us for an Export Education webinar on Tuesday, March 12, on Incoterms® and how to use them. The most recent update to Incoterms® went into effect on January 1, 2020. If you haven’t been to an Incoterms® training in a while, or at all, now would be a great time […]

Supplier Matching as a Tool for Business Growth for North Carolina Manufacturers

Virtual - Zoom

Join the North Carolina Military Business Center and North Carolina State University, Industry Expansion Solutions | North Carolina Manufacturing Extension Partnership (NCMEP) for a webinar on “Supplier Matching as a Tool for Business Growth for North Carolina Manufacturers.”   REGISTER TO ATTEND   About Do you have a supplier need or would you like to […]

Free

United States Special Operations Command’s (USSOC) Technical Experimentation

Emerging Technology Institute (ETI) 16824 NC-211, Red Springs, NC, United States

USSOCOM RFI TE 24-3 Technical Experimentation: Human Machine Teaming   (By invitation only)   REQUEST INFORMATON   Emerging Technology Institute (ETI) in Red Springs, NC, will host the 2024 USSOCOM RFI TE 24-3 Technical Experimentation: Human Machine Teaming. Organizations interested in participating must submit a response to the Request for Information (RFI) by March 25, […]

Free

An Introduction to Micro-credentials via the Cyber4RAM Digital Badge

Virtual - Zoom

Who Should Attend Those interested in enhancing their experience and knowledge with micro-credentials.   REGISTER TO ATTEND   There are many types of non-degree credentials that today’s learners can earn. Understanding the value of various credentials can help manufacturers decide who to hire and what training to seek for current employees.     This presentation will […]

Free

EDPNC: BIO-Europe

Barcelona, Spain Barcelona, Spain

BIO-Europe is the preeminent partnering conference for the life sciences, bringing together international decision-makers from the biotechnology, pharmaceutical, and financial industries. Delegates from all parts of the biotechnology value chain come to BIO-Europe to quickly identify, engage, and form strategic relationships. After being held digitally the last three years, BIO-Europe Spring 2023 came back on […]

Introduction to Arc Flash

Virtual - Zoom

Electrical Safety and Arc Flash REGISTER   Elevate your electrical safety knowledge with our upcoming Arc Flash Awareness Webinar! Join us for an informative session to give you essential insights into arc flash hazards and prevention strategies. This webinar will be led by Mac McNulty who will cover key topics such as understanding arc flash, […]

Free

AI User Experience: Personnel and Warfighter Perspectives

UNC Charlotte Bioinformatics Bldg., 9331 Robert D. Snyder Rd., Charlotte, NC, United States

Please join us for the third 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 March event is hosted at UNC Charlotte University by University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Defense […]

Free

Defense Technology Showcase & Artificial Intelligence Roundtable

UNC Charlotte Bioinformatics Bldg., 9331 Robert D. Snyder Rd., Charlotte, NC, United States

AI User Experience: Warfighter and Personnel Experience   REGISTER TO ATTEND   Held in Partnership With: Defense Alliance of North Carolina, Science and Technology Forums University of North Carolina at Charlotte Michael Best & Friedrich LLP Michael Best Consulting   Participants Department of Defense Members, University Professors, Researchers, Industry, Federal and State Government and members […]

Free

March Madness Open House – Where Innovation Takes Center Court!

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

Join us for our 3rd Annual March Madness Open House and take part in an exciting day with our innovation ecosystem.   REGISTER TO ATTEND   The schedule for the day: 9-11 a.m. Ultimate Test Flight Pitch Practice Each regional university will host one seat in the Test Flight pitch practice with our awesome Navigator […]

Free

Taking the Leap to Kickstart Your Business Venture Workshops

American Underground 201 W Main Street, Durham, NC, United States

Next Workshop Saturdays: March 23 and 30 Durham, NC   Future Workshops Mondays: April 8, 15, 22 and 29 Albemarle, NC   Tuesdays: April 9, 16, 23 and 30 Virtual (Military focus)   Thursdays: April 11, 18 and 25 Wilmington, NC   Ready to Take the Leap? REGISTER NOW   Limited Seats Available | No […]

Free

Supplier Matching: A Tool for Business Growth for NC Manufacturers Webinar

Virtual - Zoom

FREE for Members and Non-Members! Join us on March 28 for our next NCEDA webinar that will feature free resources from the Industry Expansion Solutions (IES) team at NC State!   REGISTER TO ATTEND   Supplier matching is a powerful tool that can help North Carolina manufacturers connect with suitable suppliers. Manufacturers can streamline their […]

Free

Building NC

McKimmon Conference and Training Center 1101 Gorman Street, Raleigh, NC, United States

Mark your calendar for Tuesday, April 2, and secure your place among the forward-thinkers shaping the infrastructure future of North Carolina. Registration for the NC Chamber's highly anticipated Building NC conference at the McKimmon Conference and Training Center in Raleigh is officially open.   REGISTER   In a state where demands on infrastructure are ever-intensifying, […]

$200 – $375

ISO and IAF Standards Update: “Elevating Standards: Embracing ISO’s Climate Action Amendments” ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 45004, ISO 50001, ISO 27001

Virtual - Zoom

Join us on April 2, 2024 for an enlightening webinar that dives into the latest Climate Action Amendments by ISO/IAF. These important updates bring climate considerations to the forefront of ISO Management Systems Standards, including ISO 9001 (Quality), ISO 14001 (Environmental), ISO 45001 (Health & Safety), ISO 50001 (Energy), and ISO 27001 (Information Security). We're […]

Free

Defense Technology Showcase & Artificial Intelligence Roundtable

McNair Hall College of Engineering, N.C. A&T State University Suite#240 2nd Floor, Greensboro, NC, United States

AI Trends and Pathways into Defense Incorporation   REGISTER TO ATTEND   Agenda 12:30-12:55 p.m. Early Check-In and Networking 12:55 p.m. Call to Seats 1-1:30 p.m. Welcome Guests and Remarks Co-Hosts: Dored and College of Engineering Eric Muth, PhD, Vice Chancellor, Division of Research & Economic Development Stephanie Luster-Teasley, PhD – Interim Dean, College of […]

Free

Life Science and Medical Technologies Summit

Leland Cultural Arts Center 1212 Magnolia Village Way, Leland, NC, United States

The summit will include panels throughout the day featuring renowned experts shaping the future of life sciences, networking opportunities, and a trade show to display the latest technologies, products, and services from leading life science companies. There is a budding network for life science and medical technology professionals in the Cape Fear area.    REGISTER […]

DEFTECH Coffee Call – 04/05/2024

Virtual - Zoom

JOIN THE MEETING   DEFTECH (DMCSP partner) will conduct the weekly Coffee Call on April 5. 2024. The call will be the first in a series of four calls in April that will concentrate on DoD textile requirements, advanced textiles and smart fabrics in support of the warfighter. The topic of the initial discussion will […]

Free

EDPNC: Fidae 2024

Santiago, Chile Santiago, Chile

FIDAE is the leading aerospace and defense trade show in Latin America. The show will build on its well-earned reputation to present a vital and growing international aerospace event that addresses the full scope of commercial, military and space interests. More than 400 companies, from Chile and the world, gather in one place to present […]

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

Understanding Mobile Robots

Virtual - Zoom

Who Should Attend Chief technology officers, chiefs operations officers and process engineers and technicians.   REGISTER TO ATTEND   More than 30,000 accidents involving forklifts and other manned material movers were reported in FY’22. Not only has the risk of injury increased in recent years but uncertainties in staffing, training investments and sheer volumes of […]

Free

Brunswick Community College Job Fair

Brunswick Community College 50 College Rd NE, Bolivia, North Carolina, United States

Brunswick Community College Career Fair will be held April 11, 2024 at the main campus. Display space is free and there are sponsorship opportunities.   MORE INFORMATION     For more information, contact: BETTINA DAVIDSON

Federal Contracting Series for Small Businesses – 04/11/2024

Sandhills Community College, Van Dussen Building in the Small Business Center 3395 Airport Road, Pinehurst, NC, United States

The North Carolina Military Business Center (NCMBC) and the Government Contracting Assistance Program (GCAP) will host the following collaborative in-person trainings across North Carolina during 2024. The duration for training is 3.5 hours which includes three one-hour sessions and two 15-minute breaks. REGISTER TO ATTEND   Part 1: Federal Contracting Fundamentals (one hour). This training explores the […]

Free

DEFTECH Coffee Call – 04/12/2024

Virtual - Zoom

JOIN THE MEETING   Steve McMannus (Innovation Advisor at RTI International), Emil Runge (Program Director, First Flight Venture Center) and Michael Mullins (Director, Defense Industry Initiatives, NC State University Industry Expansion Solutions) will discuss the Defense Manufacturing Community Support Program (DMCSP) and the opportunities for North Carolina manufacturers, researchers, and entrepreneurs in advanced textiles, wearables […]

Free

Southeast Region Federal Construction Summit

Wilmington Convention Center 10 Convention Center Drive, Wilmington,, NC

The Offices of US Senator Thom Tillis and US Senator Ted Budd and the North Carolina Military Business Center are pleased to announce the Southeast Regional Federal Construction, Infrastructure & Environment Summit on April 16-18, 2024 in Wilmington, North Carolina.   REGISTER TO ATTEND   “The Summit” brings together over 700+ representatives of the Corps […]

$175 – $200

NHCS Career, College and Community Expo

Cape Fear Community College 411 North Front Street, Wilmington, NC, United States

Mark your calendars: the big day is Tuesday, April 16, 2024, in the heart of Cape Fear Community College's downtown campus. Indoor and outdoor spaces are available for vendors.   VENDOR REGISTRATION   For more information, contact   DEMARCUS NIXON

Federal Contracting Series for Small Businesses – 04/16/2024

The Nussbaum Center for Entrepreneurship, Conference Room 1451 S Elm-Eugene Street, Greensboro, NC, United States

The North Carolina Military Business Center (NCMBC) and the Government Contracting Assistance Program (GCAP) will host the following collaborative in-person trainings across North Carolina during 2024. The duration for training is 3.5 hours which includes three one-hour sessions and two 15-minute breaks. REGISTER TO ATTEND   Part 1: Federal Contracting Fundamentals (one hour). This training explores the […]

Free

EDPNC: Export Education – Introduction to USCMA

Virtual - Zoom

REGISTER TO ATTEND   Join us Tuesday, April 14, for a free webinar overviewing the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA). Learn about the new agreement that went into effect July 1, 2020, including and its provisions that include certificate of origin requirements, updated preference criteria, increase in the de minimus amount, and much more. You will […]

Free

ApprenticeshipNC 2024 Annual Conference

Benton Convention Center 301 West 5th Street, Winston-Salem, NC, United States

Attend the ApprenticeshipNC Annual Conference to gather new information and strategies to grow your registered apprenticeship program. Registration is now open for the ApprenticeshipNC 2024 Annual Conference with the NC Community College Customized Training post-conference meeting.   REGISTER TO ATTEND   This year’s ApprenticeshipNC conference will offer information on important key elements needed to build […]

$345

North Carolina Installation Innovation & Modernization Symposium

Wilmington Convention Center 10 Convention Center Drive, Wilmington,, NC

"Leveraging Technology and Data to Better Inform the Future”   The North Carolina Installation Innovation and Modernization (NCI2M) Symposium is intended to facilitate collaborative discussions on infrastructure and Quality of Life issues in North Carolina. Military installation commanders, and city leaders will engage in panel discussions on the challenges of integrating standardized networked SMART technologies […]