datebook: 'Now We're Talking' annual Women's Exchange forum, and more
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• Thursday, Sept. 13: The Women's Exchange of Washtenaw annual forum: Now We’re Talking. 8 a.m.-6 p.m. Morris Lawrence Building, Washtenaw Community College, 4800 E. Huron River Drive, Ann Arbor. WXW's all-day forum for women business leaders is back and includes a day of workshops, panel discussions and exchange sessions. This year’s panel features Amy Cell, senior vice president of talent enhancement at Michigan Economic Development Corp., along with other influential women from the Southeastern Michigan region. Discussion will focus on the many opportunities available and brainstorming on how participants can “Empower Michigan.” $89 in advance, $109 at the door. Register at www.wxwannualforum.com.
Other upcoming events:• Today: Michigan Energy Forum: 25x25, a Michigan Renewables Ballot Initiative. 5-7 p.m. SPARK Central, 330 E. Liberty, Ann Arbor. Free. More info: http://www.annarborusa.org/events/details?e=11317.
• Sept. 14: Fall into IT. 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Online Tech's Ann Arbor Data Center, 5430 Data Court, Suite 400, Ann Arbor. Free. More info: 734-213-2020 or http://www.onlinetech.com/resources/events/seminars/fall-into-it.
• Sept. 14: Milan Area Chamber Breakfast. Milan Senior Community Center, 45 Neckel Court, Milan. Free. An RSVP before Tuesday, Sept. 11 is encouraged: firstname.lastname@example.org.
• Sept. 18: American Business Women's Association: The Best Kept Secret of Working Women Revealed. 6-8 p.m. Quarter Bistro, 300 S. Maple St., Ann Arbor. Free. More information and registration: www.abwa-maia.org.