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Oct 27

Economic Development Alliance of Skagit County

Workshop: Pricing for small businesses. 3:30-5 p.m. Anacortes Chamber of Commerce, 819 Commercial St., Anacortes. Free. Register online at www.skagit.org.

Oct 27

Employment Security Department

2016 Olympia economic symposium: Washington’s gig economy. Keynote speaker is Michael Horrigan, associate commissioner for employment and unemployment programs at the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. 1-4:30 p.m. Department of Labor and Industries Central Office Building, 7273 Linderson Way S.W., Tumwater. Free. Call Ann Leal at (360) 407-4541 or email aleal@esd.wa.gov.

Oct 28

The Seminar Group

Seminar: The mighty Columbia — delve into the complex legal, economic and policy conflicts that result from competing uses of this vital natural resource. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Hilton Garden Inn Downtown, Seattle. $327-$525. Call (800) 574-4852, email info@theseminargroup.net or register online at www.theseminargroup.net.

Nov 1

Northwest Environmental Business Council

Conference: Washington’s energy future. 7:30 a.m.-6 p.m. Seattle Airport Marriott. $75-$250. Register online at www.energyfutureconf.com/wa16.

Nov 2

All Things HR

Seminar: Affirmative action plans. 8:45-11 a.m. All Things HR, 4210 198th St. S.W., Suite 105, Lynnwood. $50. Call (425) 248-4978, email contactus@allthings-hr.com or register online at www.allthings-hr.com.

Nov 2

Seattle Economics Council

Lunch: Katie Bardaro, vice president of data analytics at PayScale, will discuss the gender wage gap. 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Seattle Municipal Tower, 40th Floor, 700 Fifth Ave., Seattle. $10-$25. Register online at www.seattleeconomicscouncil.org.

Nov 2

Commercial Real Estate Women

South Sound Luncheon: Post-election economic outlook. Presented by Matthew Gardner, chief economist for Windermere Real Estate. 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Tacoma’s Landmark Catering & Convention Center, 47 St. Helens Ave., Tacoma. $30-$70. Register online at www.crewseattle.org.

Nov 2


Benefit breakfast: Waking the world. Keynote speaker: Ana Mari Cauce, president of the University of Washington. 7:30-9 a.m. Grand Hyatt Seattle. $125. Register online at bit.ly/2ep6R5w.

Nov 3

CFA Society Seattle

Lunch: The case for a risk-first approach to stock selection. Presented by Greg Forsythe, present of Revelation Investment Research. 1-2:30 p.m. The Rainier Club, 820 Fourth Ave., Seattle. $15-$40. Register online at www.cfaseattle.org.

Nov 3


Panel discussion: Seattle power women — influence and thought leadership in the Emerald City. Speakers include Lydia Bennett, CRE West Coast; Tiffini Connell, West Coast Commercial Realty; and Mollie Fadule, Cephas Partners. 8-10 a.m. Westin Seattle. $84. Register online at bit.ly/2ePY3Xy.