Jul
14
Fri
FORA Board Meeting @ Carpenters Union Hall
Jul 14 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Aug
11
Fri
FORA Board Meeting @ Carpenters Union Hall
Aug 11 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Aug
17
Thu
2017 Monterey Bay Housing Trust @ Salinas City Hall
Aug 17 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Sep
8
Fri
FORA Board Meeting @ Carpenters Union Hall
Sep 8 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Sep
10
Sun
2017 ComCap @ ComCap
Sep 10 – Sep 13 all-day

During this four day event ComCap explores tools, knowledge, and strategies from leaders for leaders at every level who are working to improve access to community capital.

Sep
22
Fri
Lincoln Park, East Garrison Grand Opening Celebration
Sep 22 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

East Garrison opened its central Lincoln Park on Friday, September 22, celebrating a major milestone in the productive reuse of the former Fort Ord. Under sunny skies, Century Communities, Northern California Division President, Jim Fletcher, welcomed residents, local agency staff, contractors, and employees to enjoy the park and look for to its central community building role in the years ahead. Congratulations to Century Communities and East Garrison!

Sep
27
Wed
Regional Entrepreneur and Innovator Workshop @ Oldemeyer Center
Sep 27 @ 9:30 am – 3:00 pm
Regional Entrepreneur and Innovator Workshop @ Oldemeyer Center

Roger S. Cohen, Principal of Cohen International. Roger coaches entrepreneurs through the SBIR/STTIF proposal development process. Learn his secrets in writing and reviewing successful draft proposals. Within this workshop you will learn the basics of SBIR and STTR programs, identify how to match local opportunities with the right agency and topic area, and understand resources available across California to support SBIR/STTR application.

The five-and-a-half-hour event provides the following:

  • Quick overivew of SBIR/STTR
  • 2 indepth sessions with an expert
  • Panel that includes a recipient and an agency expert

At the end of the workshop, each participant should:

  • Know whether they qualify to apply for SBIR/STTR
  • Have a short list of agencies to which to apply
  • Know how to find topic areas within each agency
  • Understand the deadlines for application
  • Have a general idea of how to apply for an SBIR or STTR
  • Know how to get help in developing an application

Once you’ve registered, you will recieve an email with additional details.

Workshop fee includes lunch.

Oct
6
Fri
2017 Greater Vision- New Frontiers Water Forum @ California State University Monterey Bay
Oct 6 @ 7:30 am – 6:30 pm
2017 Greater Vision- New Frontiers Water Forum @ California State University Monterey Bay

Visit https://csumb.edu/greatervision for more information on: speakers, schedule, sponsors and other past events.

Oct
8
Sun
Monterey Bay Economic Partnership (MBEP): 2017 State of the Region @ Monterey Bay Economic Partnership (MBEP): 2017 State of the Region
Oct 8 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

MBEP is hosting our third annual State of the Region conference at the Hyatt Regency Monterey on November 8, 2017. This year our theme is “Let’s Get Moving!” which will explore how to break through inertia to get things done, and also more literally showcase ways to improve how people move around our region

Oct
13
Fri
FORA Board Meeting @ Carpenters Union Hall
Oct 13 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm