January 5, 2021
Questions or concerns? Contact the Chamber's Clayton Medford, Vice President, Government Relations, at cmedford@novachamber.org.
Registration is free for this members-only event
Get Connected / Speed Networking
January 12th | 3-4PM | Virtual Event
Without solid networking, is it is harder to make connections. This event holds the power to increase your business circle within a short period of time. During each session, participants will meet face to face (virtually) while exchanging business cards and valuable information about their business.

This event is open to Chamber members only.
Registration is free for this members-only event
Non-Profit and Association Management Council Forum: Strategic Planning
January 13th | 10-11AM
Join Chamber members and Allison Teitelbaum, VP Association Solutions and Amy Lestition Burke, Senior Vice President, Engagement, Association Solutions, MCI-USA to talk about Strategic Planning within the Non-Profit world.

Key points include:
  • How to approach the strategic planning process.
  • How to adapt your plan along the way.
  • Successful association strategic planning approaches.

This event is eligible for one hour of CAE.
Registration is free for this members-only event
Member Engagement Roundtable: Business in 2021 - Response to the Pandemic, Lessons Learned and Looking Ahead
January 19th | 11:30AM-12:30PM
Moderated by:
Ethan Gill, President, Helios HR

What will business be like beyond the pandemic and in 2021? How are business leaders getting ready to navigate this new year and what lessons have been learned and what challenges should we anticipate next? More specifically, how are other leaders in our region handling their back to work plans, real estate and office needs, reinforcing engagement and culture in this shifting environment, and pivoting key operations areas such as marketing and client services? Bring your questions and be prepared to share your lessons learned for this interactive roundtable.
Registration is free for members
29th Annual Regional Economic Outlook 2021
January 28th | 9-10:30AM
This event will provide industry executives with insight into key market indicators economists are watching as signs of economic recovery continue to emerge. Unique to this year will be a deep dive into regional real estate indicators, and discussion on what the pandemic means for the commercial and residential markets. Don’t miss your opportunity to be in the know in the new year! Speakers for this event:
Luke Tilley, Chief Economist Wilmington Trust

Mark Looney, Partner Cooley LLP

Lisa Sturtevant, Chief Economist Virginia Realtors

William Collins, Executive Vice Chair Cushman & Wakefield
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