Event Calendar

Sept 4, 2019, 10:00 am - 11:30 am calendarAdd to vCal | iCal

One Stop Meeting | Hood River

Business Oregon, along with DEQ and USDA, will hold a one-stop meeting with the city of Hood River to discuss a potential stormwater line relocation project.

Location: 211 2nd Street, Hood River

For more information, contact Carolyn Meece at 503-704-1311.

Sept 9-12, 2019 calendarAdd to vCal | iCal

Oregon Trade Mission to Fine Food 2019

Australia's largest exhibition for the food and beverage industry, Fine Food Australia, is an international event showcasing the latest innovations in food, beverages, and equipment. Fine Food focuses on bakery, confectionery, dairy, meat & seafood, natural products and equipment for retail, catering and hospitality. Visit the Fine Food Show on your own join the Oregon delegation and participate in the Oregon Booth as an exhibitor. After the show the Oregon delegation will move to a second city TBD to showcase products and participate in B2B meetings and a product promotional event.

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

Sept 9, 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 September 9, 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.

Sept 10-11, 2019, 8:30 AM-4:30 PM calendarAdd to vCal | iCal

Complying with U.S Export Controls

The Pacific Northwest Defense Coalition is hosting a two-day program led by the Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS). BIS's professional counseling staff will provide an in-depth examination of the Export Administration Regulations (EAR). The program will cover the information exporters need to know to comply with U.S. export control requirements under these regulations.

Location: University Place Hotel & Conference Center, 310 SW Lincoln St, Portland

Cost: $450 by Aug 27; $550 after Aug 27. PNDC Members: $375 by Aug 27; $475 after Aug 27.

Information and on-line registration.

Sept 10, 2019, 9:00 am-2:00 pm calendarAdd to vCal | iCal

Enterprise Zones and Other Oregon Tax Incentives Workshop

Training, questions, and discussion, with presentation on topics: taxes & incentives background; income tax abatements; enterprise zones; enterprise zone incentives; non-zone property tax exemptions.

Location: Grant County Regional Airport, 720 Airport Road, John Day, Oregon

Register/RSVP by September 3, 2019, by emailing Allison Field, or calling 541-575-1555. In registering, please inquire about ordering and paying for lunch. Cost for lunch is $10.

Sept 10, 2019, 10:00 am - 11:30 am calendarAdd to vCal | iCal

One-Stop Meeting | City of Lafayette

Business Oregon and USDA staff will hold a one-stop meeting with the city of Lafayette to discuss a potential McMinnville/Lafayette Water intertie pump station project.

Location: Business Oregon, 775 Summer Street NE, Suite 200, Salem, OR 97301; conference room 201.

For more information, contact Dennie Houle at 503-791-2732.

Sept 12, 2019, 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm calendarAdd to vCal | iCal

Oregon InC's Audit Committee Meeting

The Oregon Innovation Council's Audit Committee will hold a conference call meeting in Portland at One World Trade Center, 121 SW Salmon Street, Suite 205, Stumptown conference room. Visit the 2019 Meeting Schedule page for meeting agendas and materials as they become available.

For more information, contact Mark Brady at 503-689-5638.

Sept 17, 2019, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm calendarAdd to vCal | iCal

Oregon InC Council Meeting

The Oregon Innovation Council will hold a full council meeting in Portland at One World Trade Center, 121 SW Salmon Street, PGE training room. Visit the 2019 Meeting Schedule page for meeting agendas and materials as they become available.

For more information, contact Mark Brady at 503-689-5638.

Sept 20, 2019, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm calendarAdd to vCal | iCal

Business Oregon Commission Meeting

The Business Oregon Commission will hold a meeting September 20, 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.

Sept 25, 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 Sept 25, 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.

Sept 26, 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 2019 Meeting Schedule page to download meeting agendas and materials as they become available.

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

Sept 30, 2019, 8:00 am - 11:00 am calendarAdd to vCal | iCal

Foreign Trade Zone Forum

This half-day program provides information on fundamentals about Foreign Trade Zones, and Foreign Trade Zones and duty drawback as a means to control and manage supply chain costs. Learn how your business can improve global competitiveness through these tariff and duty management practices. The event is sponsored by the Port of Portland, the Port of Vancouver, export Council of Oregon, and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.

Location: Portland Airport, Chinook Room, 7200 NE Airport Way, Portland, OR 97218.

Cost: $50 per person

Register online.

Email Kellie Holloway, International Trade Administration, for more information.

Oct 4, 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, October 4, 2019. Meeting agenda and materials are available on the board meeting page.

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

Oct 7, 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 October 7, 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.

Oct 20-21, 2019 calendarAdd to vCal | iCal

2019 Oregon Infrastructure Summit

Join us for the first infrastructure summit—a venue for the exchange of ideas focused around understanding and articulating the interconnectedness of basic infrastructure with community and economic development.

Who should attend? City, county, state, federal decision makers; city, county, state elected officials; practitioners—civil/environmental engineers, architects, planners, construction managers; financial experts; technology developers.

Location: Salem Convention Center
Cost: free, registration is required

Visit the summit pages for details.

Oct 23, 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 October 23, 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.

Nov 4-15, 2019 calendarAdd to vCal | iCal

Governor's Trade Mission to Asia

Business Oregon is recruiting Oregon businesses for a trade mission to South Korea and Japan. Governor Kate Brown will lead the mission to two of Oregon's Largest export markets. Target industries include outdoor gear and apparel, sports, forestry and food and agriculture. Space is limited and registration is available through August 23, so register today! This trade mission is eligible for grant assistance from Oregon's Export Promotion Program.

Nov 13-19, 2019 calendarAdd to vCal | iCal

Trade Mission to MEDICA

MEDICA is the world's largest medical trade fair where leading individuals from the fields of business, research, and politics are in attendance alongside tens of thousands of national and international experts and decision-makers from the sector. An extensive exhibition and an ambitious program presents the entire spectrum of innovations for outpatient and clinical care, in Dusseldorf.

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.