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Feb 25

Artist Trust

Annual benefit dinner: Art auction — works by 100 Washington artists of all disciplines. 5-9:30 p.m. Fisher Pavilion, Seattle Center. $250. Register online at www.artisttrustauction.org.

Feb 28

ULI Northwest

Discussion: Seeing the better city — how to explore, observe and improve urban space. Speaker is Chuck Wolfe, an author and land-use attorney. 3:30-5 p.m. MG2, 1001 Second Ave., Seattle. $20-$30. Register online at bit.ly/2kR6T6J.

Mar 1

Economic Development Alliance of Skagit County

Workshop: Being an effective leader — second part of a series. Noon-2 p.m. SVC Craft Brewing Academy at the Port of Skagit, 15579 Peterson Road, Burlington. $20. Register online at www.skagit.org.

Mar 1

Seattle Economics Council

Lunch: Economics and big data in retail and marketing. Speaker is Chris Smith, director of enterprise analytics at Nordstrom. 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.

Mar 1

Association of Washington Business

Panel discussion: 12 most common mistakes to avoid in selling your business. Speakers include Dan Gaffney, Moss Adams; Keith Baldwin, Davis Wright Tremaine; Matt Loftin, Davis Wright Tremaine; Kristofer Gray, Integrity Financial; Leif Johnson, Exvere; and Lisa Forrest, Banc of California. 10 a.m.-noon. Davis Wright Tremaine, Suite 2200, 1201 Third Ave., Seattle. $35-$45. Register online at www.awb.org.

Mar 1

TipClub

Business networking event. 8-9:30 a.m. Premier Business Centers, 10900 N.E. Eighth St., second-floor conference room, Bellevue. Free. Call (800) 798-0270 or register online at bit.ly/2l8s2Yy.

Mar 2

CFA Society Seattle

Lunch: Credit investing and the hidden cost of liquidity. Speaker is Michael Zinkland, executive director in the fund strategy group at FS Investments. 1-2:30 p.m. Rainier Club, 820 Fourth Ave., Seattle. $15-$40. Register online at www.cfaseattle.org/events.

Mar 2

ULI Northwest

Young Leaders Group panel discussion: Real estate forum. Speakers are Matt Allert, Seneca Group; Erwin Park, Madison Bay Commercial; Molly Wolf, Ankrom Moisan; Andrew Hunt, The Wolff Co.; and Craig Johnson, Heartland LLC. 5:30-7:30 p.m. University of Washington, Bank of America Executive Center, Room 420, Seattle. $15-$20. Register online at northwest.uli.org/events.

Mar 2

The Seminar Group

Two-day seminar: Permitting strategies for large, controversial projects in Washington state and the Northwest. 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. March 2; 9 a.m.-12:45 p.m. March 3. Crowne Plaza Seattle Downtown. $399-$659. Call (800) 574-4852, email info@theseminargroup.net or register online at www.theseminargroup.net.

Mar 3

University of Washington Tacoma

Conference: South Sound technology. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. William W. Philip Hall, 1918 Pacific Ave., Tacoma. $10-$20. Call (253) 692-5753, email eventuwt@uw.edu or register online at bit.ly/2mm4phl.

Mar 8

Economic Development Alliance of Skagit County

Workshop: Planning and financing a business. 1-4:30 p.m. EDASC, 204 W. Montgomery, Mount Vernon. Free. Register online at www.skagit.org.

Mar 8

Northwest Environmental Business Council

Conference: Managing stormwater in Washington. 7:30 a.m.-6 p.m. Greater Tacoma Convention and Trade Center. $75-$250. Register online at bit.ly/2lCRYPA.

Mar 9

Lighthouse for the Blind

Annual fundraising lunch: Redefining vision. Noon-1 p.m. Westin Seattle. $150. Call Molly McLachlan at (206) 436-2253, email mmclachlan@seattlelh.org or register online at www.redefiningvision.org.


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