Event Calendar

Feb 13 - Mar 15, 2019 calendarAdd to vCal | iCal

Public Comment Period

Business Oregon is holding a public comment period for the review of the 2019 Proposed Method of Distribution for the Community Development Block Grant Program Guidelines. Find the Proposed Method of Distribution and a Summary of Significant Changes on the CDBG Program page. The comment period is from February 11 through 5:00 p.m. on March 15, 2019. Written comments and suggestions should be sent to Fumi Schaadt no later than March 15, 2019, at 5:00 pm.

For more information, contact Fumi Schaadt at 503-986-0027.

Feb 21, 2019, 9:00 am - 10:00 am calendarAdd to vCal | iCal

Finance Committee Meeting

The Business Oregon Commission's Finance Committee will hold a meeting and executive session authorized under ORS 192.660(2)(f) to consider the following application:

Intel Corporation, Washington County, Industrial Development Bonds

Visit the committee's meeting web page for meeting details and materials as they become available.

For more information, contact Pam Brunell at 503-986-0172.

Feb 25, 2019, 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM calendarAdd to vCal | iCal

Entrepreneurship & Innovation Ecosystems in Oregon

The Oregon Economic Development Association is hosting an interactive training covering all features of entrepreneurial ecosystems, tools, and resources to implement and measure ecosystems in your community, and state-wide collaboration tools. This course is an excellent orientation for local government professionals, elected officials, commercial banking and real estate professionals, or anyone with an interest in business development, entrepreneurship, and economic development. Course credit can be applied towards OEDA's Oregon Certified Economic Developer Certification Program.

Cost: $200 for OEDA members and $250 for non-members
Registration required: and available online
Location: Northwest Community Credit Union, Community Room 545 E. 8th Ave., Eugene, OR 97401

Feb 27, 2019, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm calendarAdd to vCal | iCal

Oregon Growth Board Meeting

The Oregon Growth Board will hold a regular board meeting on February 27, 2019. Visit the board's meeting Web page for meeting details and materials as they become available.

For more information, contact Nate Wildfire at 503-349-5342.

Feb 27, 2019, 10:00 am-12:00 pm calendarAdd to vCal | iCal

Eastern Oregon Border Board Fund Advisory Committee Meeting

The Eastern Oregon Border Economic Development Board's Border Fund Finance Advisory Committee will hold a meeting on February 27, 2019. Visit the board's meeting web page for meeting details and materials as they become available.

For more information, contact Scott Fairley at 541-969-0202.

Feb 28, 2019, 9:15 am - 12:15 pm calendarAdd to vCal | iCal

Broadband Advisory Council Meeting

The Broadband Advisory Council will hold a regular monthly meeting in Salem at the Local Government Center, 1201 Court Street NE, Conference Room 306. Visit the 2018 Meeting Schedule page to download meeting agendas and materials as they become available.

For more information, contact Chris Tamarin at 503-508-0178.

Mar 1, 2019, 12:00 pm-1:00 pm calendarAdd to vCal | iCal

Eastern Oregon Border Economic Development Board Meeting

The Eastern Oregon Border Economic Development Board will hold a board meeting on March 1, 2019. Visit the board's meeting Web page for meeting details and materials as they become available.

For more information, contact Scott Fairley at 541-969-0202.

Mar 7, 2019, 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm calendarAdd to vCal | iCal

International Business Networking Reception

Expand your network of partners and trade connections, exchange best practices, and identify strategies and new approaches in the ever-changing global economic landscape. This event, hosted by the Export Council of Oregon, welcomes 2019 by announcing the upcoming Global Insights speaker series.

Location: Two World Trade Center, Plaza Level, 26 SW Salmon St., Portland, OR 97204

Cost: Free event, but registration is required.

For more information contact Kellie Holloway, US Commercial Service, 603-326-3002.

Mar 8-11, 2019 calendarAdd to vCal | iCal

IWA Outdoor Classic

IWA Outdoor Classics is one of the major trade shows for Oregon companies in the hunting, military products, knives, outdoor hunting apparel industry. Visit the show web site for more information.

Business Oregon will have an Oregon booth and take a delegation of 5 Oregon companies to the show. This event qualifies for an Export Promotion grant to offset show attendance. Any Oregon outdoor-industry company interested in attending the show should contact Dana Shannon.

Mar 8, 2019, 10:00 am - 12:30 pm calendarAdd to vCal | iCal

One Stop Meeting

Business Oregon staff, along with DEQ and USDA, will hold a One Stop meeting with the city of Cannon Beach to discuss financing options on multiple projects including water, wastewater, stormwater, and roads/bridges. There will be a tour of the stormwater outfall and Gower beach access road after the meeting.

Location: Cannon Beach City Hall, 163 E Gower Street

For more information, contact Melanie Olson at 503-801-7155.

Mar 11, 2019, 3:00 pm-5:00 pm calendarAdd to vCal | iCal

Eastern Oregon Border Economic Development Board Meeting

The Eastern Oregon Border Economic Development Board will hold a board meeting on March 11, 2019. Visit the board's meeting Web page for meeting details and materials as they become available.

For more information, contact Scott Fairley at 541-969-0202.

Mar 11, 2019, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm calendarAdd to vCal | iCal

Public Hearing

Business Oregon will hold a public hearing March 11, 2019, to hear comment on the 2019 Proposed Method of Distribution for the Community Development Block Grant Program Guidelines. Find the Proposed Method of Distribution and a Summary of Significant Changes on the CDBG Program page.

For more information, contact Fumi Schaadt at 503-986-0027.

Mar 15, 2019, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm calendarAdd to vCal | iCal

Business Oregon Commission Meeting

The Business Oregon Commission will hold a meeting March 15, 2019. Visit the 2019 Meeting Schedule page to download meeting agendas and materials as they become available.

For more information, contact Gina Wiedrick at 503-229-5009.

Apr 1, 2019, 6:00 pm-8:00 pm calendarAdd to vCal | iCal

Eastern Oregon Border Economic Development Board Meeting

The Eastern Oregon Border Economic Development Board will hold a board meeting on April 1, 2019. Visit the board's meeting Web page for meeting details and materials as they become available.

For more information, contact Scott Fairley at 541-969-0202.

April 4, 2019, 9:00 am - 2:00 pm calendarAdd to vCal | iCal

Northeast Area Commission on Transportation (NEACT) Meeting

ODOT-hosted meeting to discuss transportation related activities, issues, and projects in Baker, Union, and Wallowa counties. Any staff, consultant, elected official, or interagency employees involved with transportation projects should attend.

Location: ODOT Reg 5 HQ, 3012 Island Ave, La Grande, OR 97850

Contact Sheri Folsom with ODOT at 541-963-3179 for more information. Registration is not required but is helpful for space planning purposes.

Apr 5, 2019, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm calendarAdd to vCal | iCal

IFA Board Meeting

The IFA Board will hold a regular board meeting in Salem, April 5, 2019. Meeting agenda and materials are available on the board meeting page.

For more information, contact Suzy Miller at 503-986-0117.

Apr 24-27, 2019 calendarAdd to vCal | iCal

FAMEX 2019

FAMEX 2019 is a commercial trade show for the civil and military aeronautics and aerospace sectors. The show is organized by the Ministry of National Defence and Mexican Air Force and is expected to attract more than 220,000 attendees.

Visit Kallman Worldwide to reserve your space; or email Peter Kelley.

Small-sized businesses are encouraged to apply for Export Promotion grant funding for this event.

Apr 24, 2019, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm calendarAdd to vCal | iCal

Oregon Growth Board Meeting

The Oregon Growth Board will hold a regular board meeting on April 24, 2019. Visit the board's meeting Web page for meeting details and materials as they become available.

For more information, contact Nate Wildfire at 503-349-5342.

Jun 5-8, 2019 calendarAdd to vCal | iCal

Sustainable Energy Week

ASEAN, Sustainable Energy Week, is the largest and most comprehensive renewable energy, environmental & energy efficiency exhibition, and will consist of: Renewable Energy Asia, Entech Pollutec Asia, and Energy Efficiency Expo. Visit the show web site for show details.

Small-sized businesses are encouraged to apply for Export Promotion grant funding for this event.

For more information, contact Sunun Setboonsarng at 503-229-6057 .

Jun 10-14, 2019 calendarAdd to vCal | iCal

London Tech Week

As one of the world's most open and welcoming markets, the UK is positioned to lead the global conversation in designing and scaling tech, with talent at its heart. Tech Week connects international communities from across the spectrum to address how access to tech for all can have a profoundly positive impact in society and business. Visit the Show Web site for details.

Small-sized businesses are encouraged to apply for Export Promotion grant funding for this event.

For more information, contact Colin Sears at 503-894-0160.

Jun 17-23, 2019 calendarAdd to vCal | iCal

Paris Airshow

The International Paris Air Show is an international aviation and aerospace exhibition, which is organized every two years by the SIAE, a subsidiary of GIFAS, the French Aerospace Industries Association. It is one of the oldest and largest air shows in the world. Here the newest technologies of the aerospace industry and related equipment, such as aircraft engines, satellite navigation technology, aircraft cabins and seats and weapons systems will be presented. Over the years this show has become one of the most important international platforms in the industry. Visit the show web site for show details.

Small-sized businesses are encouraged to apply for Export Promotion grant funding for this event.

For more information, contact Alexa Byers at 503-475-1832 .

Jun 30-Jul 3, 2019 calendarAdd to vCal | iCal

Outdoor Show

The OutDoor Show, world's leading trade show for the outdoor industry, is moving to Munich in 2019. Visit the show Web site for more information.

Business Oregon will have an Oregon booth and take a delegation of 8 Oregon companies to the show. This event qualifies for an Export Promotion grant to offset show attendance. Any Oregon outdoor-industry company interested in attending the show should contact Dana Shannon.