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Event Date

07/23/2019 @ 6:00 pm

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

Bluebonnet Library, 9200 Bluebonnet Boulevard, Baton Rouge, LA 70810

Organizer

SCORE - Baton Rouge
 

Description   

Business Finance

Event Date

08/06/2019 @ 6:00 pm

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

Goodwood Library 7711 Goodwood Blvd, Baton Rouge, LA 70806

Organizer

SCORE - Baton Rouge
 

Description   

Simple Steps 1

Event Date

08/20/2019 @ 6:00 pm

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

Bluebonnet Library, 9200 Bluebonnet Boulevard, Baton Rouge, LA 70810

Organizer

SCORE - Baton Rouge
 

Description   

Business Finance

Event Date

09/10/2019 @ 6:00 pm

Type of Event

Other

Location

Goodwood Library, 7711 Goodwood Blvd., Baton Rouge, LA 70806

Organizer

SCORE - Baton Rouge
 

Description   

Workshop

Event Date

09/24/2019 @ 6:00 pm

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

Bluebonnet Library, 9200 Bluebonnet Boulevard, Baton Rouge, LA 70810

Organizer

SCORE - Baton Rouge
 

Description   

Business Finance

Event Date

10/01/2019 @ 6:00 pm

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

Goodwood Library, 7711 Goodwood Blvd, Baton Rouge, LA 70806

Organizer

SCORE - Baton Rouge
 

Description   

Workshop

Event Date

10/22/2019 @ 6:00 pm

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

Bluebonnet Library, 9200 Bluebonnet Boulevard, Baton Rouge, LA 70810

Organizer

SCORE - Baton Rouge
 

Description   

Business Finance

Event Date

11/05/2019 @ 6:00 pm

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

Goodwood Library, 7711 Goodwood Blvd, Baton Rouge, LA 70806

Organizer

SCORE - Baton Rouge
 

Description   

Workshop

Event Date

11/19/2019 @ 6:00 pm

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

Bluebonnet Library, 9200 Bluebonnet Boulevard, Baton Rouge, LA 70810

Organizer

SCORE - Baton Rouge
 

Description   

Business Finance

Event Date

07/25/2019 @ 5:00 pm

Type of Event

Networking

Location

Fezzo’s Seafood, Steakhouse & Oyster Bar, 2111 Rice Capital Parkway in Crowley

Organizer

Crowley Chamber of Commerce
 

Description   

The Acadia Parish Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce our first Business After Hours of our Chamber year hosted by Fezzo’s Seafood, Steakhouse, and Oyster Bar in Crowley, La. Join us on Thursday, July 25th at Fezzo’s Seafood, Steakhouse & Oyster Bar for an afternoon of networking and fun! In addition, Fezzo’s will be celebrating their 20th anniversary with complimentary hors-d’oeuvres and l...

Event Date

11/18/2019 @ 8:00 am

Type of Event

Conference

Location

New Orleans BioInnovation Center 1441 Canal St. New Orleans, LA 70112 United States

Organizer

New Orleans BioInnovation Center
 

Description   

Please visit our dedicated site for more information about Innovation LA 2019, as well as the BioChallenge Pitch Competition and the Louisiana Research Institution Technology Showcase. info: http://innovationLA.neworleansbio.com

Event Date

08/01/2019 @ 9:00 am

Type of Event

Other

Location

New Orleans BioInnovation Center 1441 Canal St. New Orleans, LA 70112 United States

Organizer

New Orleans BioInnovation Center
 

Description   

This invitation-only event will bring together experienced and novice grant applicants for an open discussion on the logistics of the SBIR/STTR application process. In addition, applicants for the September 5 submission deadline will be able to share their Specific Aims with the group and get feedback on strengths and weaknesses of their proposal. Contact David Bode at dbode@neworleansbio.com if y...

Event Date

12/05/2019 @ 8:00 am

Type of Event

Other

Location

New Orleans BioInnovation Center 1441 Canal St. New Orleans, LA 70112 United States

Organizer

New Orleans BioInnovation Center
 

Description   

This invitation-only event will bring together experienced and novice grant applicants for an open discussion on the logistics of the SBIR/STTR application process. In addition, applicants for the January 5 submission deadline will be able to share their Specific Aims with the group and get feedback on strengths and weaknesses of their proposal. Contact David Bode at dbode@neworleansbio.com if you...

Event Date

07/25/2019 @ 9:00 am

Type of Event

Conference

Location

LSBDC at Southern University: Main Office

Organizer

Louisiana Small Business Development Center (LSBDC) at Southern University
 

Description   

The U.S. Small Business Administration and the Louisiana Small Business Development Center at Southern University will host the 7th Annual Bootstraps to Briefcases Veterans Conference in Baton Rouge, LA. This conference is for existing businesses and those individuals who are interested in starting a business. Every year, the federal government awards over $500 billion in contracts and a sig...

Event Date

07/24/2019 @ 10:00 am

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

Bilingual Workforce Training and Business Development Program Office Facilitated by LSBDC Greater New Orleans & Bayou Region: Main Office

Organizer

Louisiana Small Business Development Center (LSBDC) Greater New Orleans Region
 

Description   

Will you be needing financing soon to grow your business? Or will you need a loan to start a business and you need to improve your personal credit? If yes, then this class is for you. Come learn the building blocks of improving your business credit and help secure the financing you need to grow your business. This class will be taught by Lisa Ardis-Hendrix of Capital One and will cover topics s...

Event Date

08/09/2019 @ 10:00 am

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

Louisiana Technology park, 7117 Florida Blvd. Baton Rouge, LA 70806

Organizer

Louisiana Small Business Development Center (LSBDC) at Southern University
 

Description   

his workshop is recommended for those interested in starting a business. At the end of this workshop, you will have a thorough understanding of the process of starting a business and will be able to implement a required checklist to start your business. The following topics will be discussed during this workshop: determining the feasibility of a business idea, planning to start a small business, ...

Event Date

08/21/2019 @ 10:00 am

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

LSBDC at Southern University: Main Office

Organizer

Louisiana Small Business Development Center (LSBDC) at Southern University
 

Description   

If you are a veteran, become Veteran-Owned Small Business Certificated. Come prepared to complete your application on site. During this session, we will walk you through completion of the online certification applications. Speaker(s): SBA Representative

Event Date

08/01/2019 @ 9:00 am

Type of Event

Networking

Location

New Orleans BioInnovation Center 1441 Canal St. New Orleans, LA 70112

Organizer

New Orleans Bio Fund
 

Description   

This invitation-only event will bring together experienced and novice grant applicants for an open discussion on the logistics of the SBIR/STTR application process. In addition, applicants for the September 5 submission deadline will be able to share their Specific Aims with the group and get feedback on strengths and weaknesses of their proposal. Contact Margery Gilbert at mgilbert@neworleansbio....

Event Date

11/18/2019 @ 8:00 am

Type of Event

Conference

Location

The New Orleans BioInnovation Center 1441 Canal Street New Orleans, LA 70112

Organizer

New Orleans BioInnovation Center
 

Description   

Innovation Louisiana is an annual conference, pitch competition, and technology showcase, held by The New Orleans BioInnovation Center, that brings together innovators, entrepreneurs, investors and technology scouts in the life science, green energy and STEM community. These events educate innovators, provide networking opportunities, and showcase the groundbreaking scientific research being done ...

Event Date

07/23/2019 @ 6:00 pm

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

537 Cajundome Blvd., Suite 111 Lafayette, LA 70506

Organizer

Opportunity Machine
 

Description   

Description Opportunity Machine's Small Business Boot Camp is designed to help entrepreneurs and small business owners by providing a framework to learn about the basics of running a business. Classes will take place every Tuesday from 6:00pm-7:30pm for nine weeks (May 28 - July 23). It's FREE to attend, but registration is required due to limited seating. Please make sure you register for eac...

Event Date

08/07/2019 @ 8:00 am

Type of Event

Conference

Location

LSU Student Union

Organizer

LSU - Olinde Career Center
 

Description   

Employer Drive-In Workshop Date: August 7, 2019 Time: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Location: LSU Student Union Contact: LSU Olinde Career Center This employers-only, all-day workshop instructs employers on how to best recruit LSU students and alumni through breakout sessions, a student panel, and presentations by the deans of various academic colleges. Kick off the fall recruiting season w...

Event Date

09/10/2019 @ 11:00 am

Type of Event

Conference

Location

Pete Maravich Assembly Center (PMAC)

Organizer

LSU - Olinde Career Center
 

Description   

LSU Career Expo Career Expo is largest recruiting event, drawing over 200 employers from across the country each semester, and over 1,500 students and alumni in spring and over 2,300 in fall. Students and alumni of all majors and classifications network with professionals to learn more about career options, graduate and professional programs, find out about open jobs, and explore their inte...

Event Date

09/09/2019 @ 6:00 pm

Type of Event

Networking

Location

LSU Patrick F. Taylor Hall

Organizer

LSU - Olinde Career Center
 

Description   

vent Sponsors Event sponsorship offers employers increased promotion of their organization to students before, during, and following the event. Learn about becoming a Fall 2019 Event Sponsor below. Student Information: Business casual attire is required; students may choose to dress in business professional attire. Students may bring résumés, but they are not required. Tips on crea...

Event Date

09/10/2019 @ 6:00 pm

Type of Event

Networking

Location

Lod Cook Alumni Center

Organizer

LSU - Olinde Career Center
 

Description   

Thank you to our spring 2019 event sponsors! Learn more about becoming a Fall 2019 Event Sponsor below. Briggs & Veselka Co. | Deloitte | Dillard's | EY | Faulk & Winkler, LLC | Hannis T. Bourgeois | Republic Finance Event Information: Date: September 10, 2019 Time: 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. Location: Lod Cook Alumni Center Contact: LSU Olinde Career Center Student Information ...

Event Date

08/14/2019 @ 1:00 pm

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

Fletcher Technical Community College Houma Campus 310 St. Charles Street, Houma, LA 70360

Organizer

Louisiana Small Business Development Center (LSBDC) Greater New Orleans Region
 

Description   

Topic: Financing and Capital This seminar is focused on how to use financial statements to manage profits, measure growth, and apply for funding opportunities. Program includes: • Financial Health and Value of your company through the Balance Sheet • Profitability and Productivity of the Income Statement • Overview of all transactions and activities via the Statement of Cash Flows • Ident...

Event Date

08/22/2019 @ 9:00 am

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

Amite Chamber of Commerce 101 S.E. Central Avenue Amite, LA

Organizer

Amite Chamber of Commerce
 

Description   

Fee: No Cost To register, Call 985-748-8537 Phone: 985-549-3831 Email: lsbdc.slu@lsbdc.org

Event Date

08/22/2019 @ 3:00 pm

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

Location: South Regional Library, Auditorium

Organizer

Louisiana Small Business Development Center (LSBDC) at University of Louisiana at Lafayette
 

Description   

Are you considering starting your own small business but unsure of where to begin? Don’t miss out on this NO COST seminar designed to help entrepreneurs understand what it takes to start a business! You will be provided with information about Start-up Fundamentals, Business Concept, Business Planning, Financing, Licenses, Business Structures, Regulations and more. Once you have successfully comple...

Event Date

08/08/2019 @ 11:30 am

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

Louisiana Technology Park 7117 Florida Blvd Baton Rouge. LA

Organizer

Louisiana Technology Park
 

Description   

How do you know when to hire an employee? What if it's your first employee ever? Knowing when and how to hire should be strategic, but it can be a daunting task to undertake. Vanessa Graham of VGraham, LLC is coming to tell you all about how to approach the hiring process whether it's your first employee or your seventy-fifth. She's coming equipped with 20+ years of experience and even a few case ...

Event Date

08/20/2019 @ 8:30 am

Type of Event

Conference

Location

Louisiana Technology Park 7117 Florida Blvd. Baton Rouge, LA 70806

Organizer

Louisiana Technology Park
 

Description   

Womentrepreneurs is a meetup for women entrepreneurs with a goal to talk about our challenges and support each other through honest feedback and sound advice. Women entrepreneurs face a very unique set of challenges in managing and growing a business, making a fellowship of women who know those struggles intimately all the more important. WHAT This event will be full of intimate conversat...

Event Date

11/12/2019 @ 12:00 am

Type of Event

Conference

Location

TBA

Organizer

NexusLA
 

Description   

A NexusLa entrepreneurship extravaganza. Baton Rouge Entrepreneurship Week has always been referred to in shorthand as BREW, so we thought we might as well lean into it. And though we’ve changed how we say it, the spirit of BREW is still the same as it ever was — to gather entrepreneurs from the capital region and beyond to grow together in a collaborative, intimate environment. Under the leaders...

Event Date

07/24/2019 @ 11:30 am

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

Opportunity Machine 537 Cajundome Blvd., Suite 111 Lafayette, LA 70506

Organizer

Opportunity Machine
 

Description   

No company is immune to a data breach. The dynamic rise in digitized information has allowed companies to gain unprecedented access to the global marketplace. This surge in access is accompanied by significant cyber risk due to malicious hacks or user error (the most prevalent form of breach in the U.S.). This escalating threat has received mixed responses from U.S. companies, many of which bel...

Event Date

07/23/2019 @ 6:00 pm

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

537 Cajundome Blvd., Suite 111 Lafayette, LA 70506

Organizer

Opportunity Machine
 

Description   

Accounting: Measuring Results for Success Join Trae O'Pry, CPA and CVA at Broussard Poche LLP, here at the OM to fulfill a better understanding of the basics of accounting. From basic concepts of account types to inputting and paying invoices, from a program to reconciling a bank statement, this class is your opportunity to gain more of an understanding on your accounting and financial needs as...

Event Date

07/24/2019 @ 11:30 am

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

Opportunity Machine 537 Cajundome Blvd., Suite 111 Lafayette, LA 70506

Organizer

Opportunity Machine
 

Description   

You have two opportunities to make this event this month! Join us during your lunch (BYOL- Bring Your Own Lunch) or after work! Representatives from SCORE Acadiana will be at the OM for a round table discussion open for Q&A relating to general business start-up questions including but not limited to: -Choosing a Business Entity -Creating a Business Map -Finding funding -Business motivation ...

Event Date

07/24/2019 @ 6:00 pm

Type of Event

Training and Information Session

Location

Opportunity Machine 537 Cajundome Blvd., Suite 111 Lafayette, LA 70506

Organizer

Opportunity Machine
 

Description   

You have two opportunities to make this event this month! Join us during your lunch (BYOL- Bring Your Own Lunch) or after work! Representatives from SCORE Acadiana will be at the OM for a round table discussion open for Q&A relating to general business start-up questions including but not limited to: -Choosing a Business Entity -Creating a Business Map -Finding funding -Business motivation ...

Event Date

08/01/2019 @ 7:30 am

Type of Event

Other

Location

Crowne Plaza Hotel 4728 Constitution Avenue Baton Rouge, LA 70808 Located on the I-10 service road near College Dr.

Organizer

BRAC Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council
 

Description   

2020 Leadership Baton Rouge Announcement Breakfast Thursday, August 01, 2019 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM CST Crowne Plaza Hotel 4728 Constitution Avenue Baton Rouge, LA 70808 Located on the I-10 service road near College Dr. 2020 Leadership Baton Rouge Announcement Breakfast Join the Baton Rouge Area Chamber in celebrating the newly selected 2020 cohort of Leadership Baton Rouge. This event is th...

Event Date

10/22/2019 @ 8:00 am

Type of Event

Conference

Location

L’Auberge Casino Hotel Baton Rouge 777 L’Auberge Avenue Baton Rouge, LA 70820

Organizer

BRAC Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council
 

Description   

Returning for a fourth year, the Statewide Economic Development Summit presented by Entergy will bring together economic development practitioners, the business community, elected officials, and thought leaders for two days focused on building a stronger economy. Discounted room rates are available for Summit attendees on a first-come, first-served basis the evening of Tuesday, October 22, 2019 a...