Business Notes


October 08, 2006|By Marcia Cephus

Tech council plans panel discussion

The Anne Arundel Tech Council is accepting registration for Trend Titans, a panel discussion with technology executives sharing insight and ideas on new trends in technologies.

The event will be held from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Maritime Institute of Technology, 692 Maritime Blvd., Linthicum.

The cost is $35 for AATC members, $45 for nonmembers and at the door.

For reservations, e-mail

Information: 410-222-7410, ext. 124.

Breakfast meeting slated for Wednesday

The BWI Business Partnership will hold its first "Signature Breakfast" of the fall at 7:45 a.m. Wednesday at the Hilton Baltimore BWI Airport, 1739 W. Nursery Road, Linthicum Heights.

The agenda will include culminating the committee's work, presentation of the Partnership's vision report and special recognition.

The breakfast meeting is free for members and $40 for others.

Information: 410-859-1000.

Chamber to hold TIPS program

The Baltimore-Washington Corridor Chamber of Commerce will hold TIPS, a monthly program that teaches techniques to help increase sales and how to avoid costly mistakes.

The program will be from 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at the BWCC office, 312 Marshall Ave., Suite 104, Laurel.

Business professionals will learn new sales techniques and share ideas.

The event is free for members, $20 for nonmembers.

Information: 301-725-4000.

`Membership 101' in West County

The Annapolis and Anne Arundel County Chamber of Commerce will hold Membership 101 on the road in West County on Wednesday.

Call for specific time and reservations.

Information: 410-266-3960, ext. 105.

Networking event planned Thursday

The West County Chamber of Commerce will hold a networking breakfast from 7:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. Thursday at Sarah's House, 2015 20th St., Fort Meade (not on base).

The cost is $8 for members, $12 for nonmembers, $15 at the door.

Information: 410-672-3422.

Program's focus is membership

The Baltimore-Washington Corridor Chamber of Commerce will offer a Membership 101 program from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Thursday at the BWCC office, 312 Marshall Ave., Suite 104, Laurel.

Topics include effective networking techniques, resources for business growth, ways to find new clients and time-saving tips.

The event is free to members, but registration is required.

Information: 301-725-4000.

CIC partners with Boeing

Boeing Integrated Defense Systems is partnering with the Chesapeake Innovation Center, the business accelerator in Parole for high-tech homeland and national security.

Under the partnership, the CIC will find innovative technologies of value to Boeing's government customers.

The partnership falls under the U.S. Department of Homeland Security Mentor-Protege program, which brings together large business prime contractors and small, disadvantaged firms to increase business opportunities through mutually beneficial relationships.

Information: 410-224-2030.

Compiled by Marcia Cephus

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