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Featured Event

Empowered Business Women: Tools for Change Summit
Registration closes Friday at 12 noon!

When : Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Time : 8:30 am to 1:00 pm

Where : Cardinal Golf Club

Cost $99 Ticket / $749 Table of Eight / $250 Showcase Table ( limited number available)

Why?  A summit to give you the tools you need to create positive change for your business and life.
Advance online registration is required for most events. Registration typically closes the day prior at noon. Visit our website for specific event  details .

Upcoming Events

Information Session with BDC: Start-Up & Finance Your New Business
When Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Time : 11:30 am  to 2:00 pm

Where Holiday Inn Express & Suites

Cost : Complimentary; Registration Required

Why?  Get invaluable insights you need to start-up and finance your new business. Experts will take you through the process of starting your business and obtaining financing – from inception to business planning. 
In partnership with BDC
Aurora Chamber Tech Expo
When Thursday, October 19, 2017

Time : 2:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Where King's Riding Golf Club

Cost : Complimentary with advance registration!

Why?  Let the experts help your business succeed. Members of the local business community, small business owners, home-based entrepreneurs and freelance professionals are encouraged to attend to discover new technologies that improve productivity and increase profits. Local tech experts are eager to discuss the most current and effective solutions to make your life easier and connect your business. Get answers to your burning IT questions! 
LEARN Seminar Series - Sales & Marketing: Tips for the Digital World
When : Thursday, October 26, 2017

Time : 9:00 am  to 11:00 am

Where : Aurora Public Library - Magna Room

Cost : Complimentary

Why?  We are surrounded by technology, and that technology has changed the ways that businesses and consumers interact. Marketing is one area most impacted by the rise of technology in recent years. Taking advantage of that technology and the avenues it creates for engagement between you and your audience is at the heart of digital marketing.
In partnership with The Newmarket Chamber of Commerce and York Small Business Enterprise Centre (YSBEC)
LEARN Seminar Series - Rock Your Holidays with a Great Promotion
When Thursday, November 16, 2017

Time : 9:00 am  to 11:00 am

Where Newmarket Public Library

Cost : Complimentary

Why?  Holiday spending and sales are going to be UP, so take action now to make the most of the months ahead and ROCK the Holidays! Join presenter Javed Khan, EMpression: A Marketing Services Company, to learn: 
  • How to Create a Plan - with clear & measurable goals
  • Select just the right offers 
  • Select/create just the right lists
  • Ways to make your offer POP! -- especially on mobile
  • How to take it Social & make it Shareable
  • Specific "how-tos" for every kind of campaign
In partnership with The Newmarket Chamber of Commerce and York Small Business Enterprise Centre (YSBEC)
Business Excellence Awards

When Thursday, November 16, 2017

Time : 5:30 pm to 11:00 pm

Where King's Riding Golf Club

Cost : $150 +HST

Why?  J oin us in celebrating  The Magic of Business!

The Aurora Chamber of Commerce is proud to present the 2017 Business Excellence Awards. This premier event is back after a five-year hiatus. We have the honour of publicly recognizing the best and brightest in Aurora — local businesses that have demonstrated a passion for excellence, a commitment to their community and a strong entrepreneurial spirit. Take part in an evening to remember, including an exquisite three-course dinner, awe-inspiring entertainment and more. Don't miss out on this fabulous networking opportunity! 
Annual Aurora Chamber Holiday Celebration

When Thursday, December 7, 2017

Time : 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Where Graystones Restaurant and Lounge

Cost : Complimentary; members-only

Why?  Please join us as we celebrate the Holiday Season! Each year, as part of our holiday celebration and in the spirit of giving, the Chamber offers support to a worthy cause. Please open your hearts by donating cash or a gift card from a local grocery or department store. Thank you in advance for your generous support.
Professional Headshots with Glenn Rodger Photography
When Friday, December 8, 2017

Time : 15-minute sittings from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm

Where : Aurora Public Library, Local History Room

Cost : $50 * Members, $75 Non-Members

Why? This special opportunity is being offered at an incredible value. Professional headshots typically cost hundreds of dollars, but the Aurora Chamber of Commerce is keen to provide an affordable option for EVERY businessperson — from the smallest home-based firm to the newest startup — to create a quality brand image that helps you succeed in business. 

* Aurora Chamber of Commerce Members must enter their  special discount code  to get the member rate: MEMBER25 . Please note, only current Aurora Chamber of Commerce members in good standing are eligible to take advantage of the member discount. Non-members will be billed at the $75 rate. 
In partnership with the Aurora Public Library and Glenn Rodger Photography

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