datebook: Forum on 'Manufacturers in the Wind Industry: Why Michigan?' and more
• May 3: Michigan Energy Forum - Manufacturers in the Wind Industry: Why Michigan? 5-7 p.m. SPARK Central, 330 E. Liberty, Ann Arbor. Over the past few years, certain manufacturers have chosen Michigan to manufacture wind turbine components and/or the turbines themselves. Please join us to understand why these companies chose Michigan, what they’re manufacturing and how they perceive the future of the wind energy industry locally, nationally and globally. Free. More info: http://www.annarborusa.org/events/details?e=11313.
Other upcoming events:
• Tuesday. Building Business Relationships Breakfast. 7:30-9 a.m. Brecon Village, 200 Brecon Drive, Saline. $12 for SACC Members with advance reservation. $15 for walk-ins and prospective members. www.salinechamber.org.
• Wednesday. Good Help is Hard to Find: Considerations for Choosing and Implementing Effective Help Systems. 6 p.m. Pure Visibility, 201 S. Main St., Ann Arbor. $5 for students, $10 for members of Usability Professionals’ Association, $20 for all others. http://www.michiganupa.org/usability/miupa-events/.
• Thursday, April 26: Business Resource Center opening reception. 5:30 - 7 p.m. Chelsea District Library, 221 S. Main St., Chelsea - in the McKune Room. Free. 734-475-1145.