We create opportunities for members to make new business connections, learn new tools, and grow their business through the events we host each month.
Take a look at what’s on our calendar in June to see how you can build your network this month:
|EXECUTIVES CLUB: MidAmerican Energy’s Approach to Economic and Community Development
Featuring: Kathryn Kunert, VP Economic Connections and Integration, MidAmerican Energy
Friday, June 2 • 7:30 - 8:30 a.m.
iWireless Center • 1201 River Drive, Moline
Kathryn Kunert, Vice President Economic Connections and Integration, for MidAmerican Energy will provide an overview of the company and its vision for the future. As a leader in renewable energy, MidAmerican has outlined plans to continue to grow its wind generation capability to provide a vast majority of its customer’s electricity from wind energy. Kunert will outline those plans, provide an update on progress and share insights on how this is an economic driver for the region. Additionally, she will provide insight MidAmerican’s approach to economic and community development and a new program that will be launched yet this year to directly provide the environmental benefit of its Iowa wind fleet to its customers. Be sure to join us for this interesting update from one of our key business partners.
|QUAD CITIES OPEN COFFEE
Thursday, June 8 & June 22 • 7 – 8 a.m.
coworkqc • 102 E. 2nd St, Davenport
A casual gathering of entrepreneurs and early stage businesses sharing challenges and best practices to validate and grow their businesses. Quad Cities Open Coffee meets the 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month from 8 – 9:00 a.m.
Monday, June 19 • 5 – 7 p.m.
Endless Brews • 310 Main St., Davenport
A free casual networking event for entrepreneurs, educators, technologists, business people, and economic developers.
|Quad Cities Chamber Bi-State Golf Outing |
Wednesday, June 14 • 12:30 p.m.
Pinnacle Country Club, Milan • Palmer Hills, Bettendorf
One day, two courses, 288 golfers. The Quad Cities Chamber’s Annual Golf Outing is the perfect opportunity to bond with clients, prospects and colleagues on the links. New this year, we’ve expanded our most popular golf time by hosting the golf outing at two courses in the afternoon. Join fellow Chamber members for a day of friendly competition at one of two premier regional courses; Palmer Hills in Bettendorf and Pinnacle Country Club in Milan. We will cap off the day with a Sweet Spot Post Party at each golf course.
|Army Birthday Ball|
Friday, June 16 • 5 - 10 p.m.
Quad Cities Waterfront Convention Center • 2021 State St., Bettendorf
|YPQC NETWORK @ NIGHT: Granite City Tent Party
Thursday, May 4 • 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Granite City • 5270 Utica Ridge, Davenport
It's time to kick off the beginning of summer. Our Annual Granite City Tent Party is back. Come join friends, local interns, and other professionals as we kick this summer into gear!
YPQC NETWORK @ NOON: Igniting Success: The power of mentorship and finding your spark
Tuesday, June 13 • 11:45 a.m. – 1 p.m.
CityView Celebrations at Trimble • 701 12th St., Moline
Mentorship. You’ve heard the word before. You’ve been told you need one. Learn why mentorship is so important at this month’s network at noon. Marketer and Lead(h)er founder Melissa Pepper will talk about her own experiences with mentorship, why she started mentorship nonprofit Lead(h)er, and how it’s sparking success of their 100+ mentees in their Strike a Match program. She hopes to ignite your interest and help you find your own reason for giving back to this community.
|Intro to the SBIR Program: Free Money to Develop Your Innovative Technology
Wednesday, June 7 • 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Hilton Garden Inn • 959 Middle Rd., Bettendorf
HUB HUDDLE: Digital Archiving and the Law
Friday, June 9 • 6:30 - 8 a.m.
Quad Cities Chamber • 331 W. 3rd St., Davenport
HUB USERS GROUP: Additive Manufacturing
Thursday, June 15 • 5:30 - 7 p.m.
Blong Technology Center • 8500 Hillandale Rd., Room 116, Davenport
CAD/CAM USERS GROUP PARTNER EVENT: Eastern Iowa SolidWorks User Group
Thursday, June 15 • 5:30 - 8 p.m.
Crawford Company • 1306 Mill Street, Rock Island
HUB USERS GROUP: ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning)
Monday, June 19 • 5:15 - 6:45 p.m.
Moline Public Library • 3210 41st St., Moline
HUB USERS GROUP: Data Analytics
Wednesday June 21 • 5:30 - 7 p.m.
St. Ambrose University Rogalski Center • 518 Locus St., Davenport
HUB HUDDLE: Using Digital Marketing to Reach Your Customers - At Every Stage
Friday, June 23 • 6:30 - 8 a.m.
Moline public Library • 3210 41st St., Moline