This is our statewide listing of workshop events. If you click on the workshop events listed below on the calendar, more information and registration instructions will pop up.

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    Google – Let’s Put Our Cities on the Map 8:30 am
    Google – Let’s Put Our Cities on the Map @ Iowa Association of Business and Industry
    Aug 4 @ 8:30 am – 10:30 am
    Google – Let’s Put Our Cities on the Map https://www.gybo.com/ia Pre-registration is required because space is limited. America’s SBDC Iowa is teaming up with Google to present a new program, “Let’s Put Our Cities on[...]
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    LUNCH & LEARN: Steps to Website Success 11:30 am
    LUNCH & LEARN: Steps to Website Success @ Iowa Western Community College, Looft Hall
    Aug 9 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
    Because there are so many options when it comes to creating and building websites, it can be overwhelming. Learn what it takes and the tools that are available to create an impressive website for your[...]
    Creating Evacuation & Shelter-in-Place Plans 1:00 pm
    Creating Evacuation & Shelter-in-Place Plans @ On-Line Webinar
    Aug 10 @ 1:00 pm – 1:30 pm
    Hosted by the SBA & Agility Recovery, this live webinar will provide tips on protecting your place of business, including how to conduct drills that will protect the safety of your staff, clients, and the community[...]
    Dream Big, Think BIGGER – Day One 8:00 am
    Dream Big, Think BIGGER – Day One @ Hotel Vetro
    Aug 15 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
    Women, this event is for you. Thinking about starting a business? This event is for you. Own a business and want to grow it? This event is for you. Have an idea you want to protect but don’t[...]
    Dream Big, Think BIGGER – Day Two
    Dream Big, Think BIGGER – Day Two @ Gateway Hotel and Conference Center
    Aug 16 all-day
    Women, this event is for you. Thinking about starting a business? This event is for you. Own a business and want to grow it? This event is for you. Have an idea you want to protect but don’t[...]
    Google – Let’s Put Our Cities on the Map! (Humboldt) 12:00 pm
    Google – Let’s Put Our Cities on the Map! (Humboldt) @ Miller's Landing
    Aug 16 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
    Pre-registration is required because space is limited. America’s SBDC Iowa is teaming up with Google to present a new program, “Let’s Put Our Cities on the Map”. This program helps local businesses in our cities[...]
    Dream Big, Think BIGGER – Day Three
    Dream Big, Think BIGGER – Day Three @ Gateway Hotel and Conference Center
    Aug 17 all-day
    Women, this event is for you. Thinking about starting a business? This event is for you. Own a business and want to grow it? This event is for you. Have an idea you want to protect but don’t[...]
    SBIR Road Tour 8:00 am
    SBIR Road Tour @ Gateway Hotel & Conference Center
    Aug 17 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
    If you’re an Innovator, Entrepreneur, Researcher, or Small Technology Firm, don’t miss this opportunity! REGISTER NOW! The SBIR Road Tour is a national outreach effort to convey the non-dilutive technology funding opportunity provided through the[...]
    IRS Webinar: Foreign Agricultural Workers, H-2A Visa 10:00 am
    IRS Webinar: Foreign Agricultural Workers, H-2A Visa @ Online
    Aug 17 @ 10:00 am
    This event is being held online for small business owners who are looking to hire or have hired foreign agricultural workers.  This event will highlight: The H-2A Visa Process IRS Forms Completion Department of Labor[...]
    Google – Let’s Put Our Cities on the Map 11:30 am
    Google – Let’s Put Our Cities on the Map @ Greater Fort Dodge Growth Alliance
    Aug 18 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
    TO REGISTER Call Jill Nelson at 515-955-5500 OR Register online by clicking on this link and filling out the registration form:  https://www.greaterfortdodge.com/index.php?option=com_jevents&task=icalrepeat.detail&evid=4772&Itemid=118&year=2016&month=08&day=18&title=lets-put-our-cities-on-the-map&uid=79f5d4a2814b9d6e7edf2043b238b0e7 Pre-registration is required because space is limited. This is a hands-on workshop. If[...]
    Common Ground: Creating Dialog & Action 10:00 am
    Common Ground: Creating Dialog & Action @ Iowa State University Memorial Union
    Aug 22 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
    2016 ISU Veterans in Agriculture and Entrepreneurship Conference You are invited to join Veterans, family, service providers, and policy makers in a day of learning and networking. The event will include a resource fair, a[...]
    Iowa Vendor Conference 8:00 am
    Iowa Vendor Conference @ Iowa Events Center
    Aug 23 @ 8:00 am – 4:30 pm
    Who Should Attend? Iowa businesses looking for a better understanding of how to do business in the government sector. For questions about, or to register for, the conference contact: Registration Services Iowa State University 515-294-6222 – Phone[...]
    Form 5500 21st Century Modernization & Improvement Initiative Webcast 11:00 am
    Form 5500 21st Century Modernization & Improvement Initiative Webcast @ Online Webinar
    Aug 24 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
    Register HERE Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor, Employee Benefits Security Administration The Form 5500 Annual Return/Report is the primary source of information about the operation, funding, and invested assets of pension, health and other[...]
    IRS Tax Calendar Webinar 1:00 pm
    IRS Tax Calendar Webinar
    Aug 24 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
    Learn about tracking federal tax due dates on your computer or mobile device through this FREE webinar provided by the IRS.  This webinar will cover:   The online Tax Calendar The Desktop Calendar Tool (IRS[...]
    Franchise Business Opportunities in Iowa 9:00 am
    Franchise Business Opportunities in Iowa @ Urbandale Chamber of Commerce
    Aug 29 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
    This workshop is FREE, but you must register in advance. Is Franchising a Good Fit for Me? Do you want to open a franchise, but don’t know where to start? Learn about the ins and outs[...]
    Franchise Business Opportunities in Iowa 12:00 pm
    Franchise Business Opportunities in Iowa @ West Des Moines Council Chambers
    Aug 29 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
    This workshop is FREE, but you must register in advance. Is Franchising a Good Fit for Me? Do you want to open a franchise, but don’t know where to start? Learn about the ins and[...]
    Google – Let’s Put Our Cities on the Map 6:00 pm
    Google – Let’s Put Our Cities on the Map @ Meskwaki Business Center, Conference Room
    Aug 29 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
    This is a hands-on workshop. Please bring a laptop or mobile device with you. Pre-registration is required by August 26th.  WHY YOU SHOULD ATTEND This program helps local businesses in our cities and state update[...]
    5 Ways to Prioritize What Social Network Your Business Should Invest In 12:00 pm
    5 Ways to Prioritize What Social Network Your Business Should Invest In @ Online Webinar
    Aug 30 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
    5 Ways to Prioritize What Social Network Your Business Should Invest In @ Online Webinar
    Register HERE “What social media network is the best one to market my business and make money?”  Small business owners frequently ask this question — and just as often — puzzle over how to get it right! Find[...]