Would you like to be more active in government affairs but not sure how to start? This month’s Amp Up will help. We’ll talk to members who have gotten involved with advocacy, hear how they became engaged and how they have been successful in driving change in the region.
The University of Iowa Industrial Engineering program is currently seeking the help of industrial and service industry constituents to define projects for teams of its Senior Design students to perform at no cost to area companies. Students can work on a large variety of industrial engineering projects, including process optimization, simulation, human factors and ergonomics, engineering economy,...
The Quad City Engineering & Science Council will pay tribute to engineering and science professionals and educators whose exceptional achievements and outstanding contributions have made a lasting impact on technology, society, and their profession at their annual awards banquet in February.
New year’s resolutions abound, and if your goals for the year are to increase sales and revenue, engage employees, grow your professional network and gain more exposure for your business, the Quad Cities Chamber has tools to help you reach those goals. No matter your business size, industry, or needs, we’re here to provide resources to help our members grow.
We work behind the scenes all year long to advocate for a business climate where you can succeed. With 85% of our membership having 50 employees or less, advocacy is a critical resource that we offer to our members. The Quad Cities Chamber actively engages with government officials on all levels to promote good politics that will help grow the Quad Cities economy.
Ribbon Cuttings provide excellent networking opportunities; they are open to the public and a great way to build contacts! The Chamber conducts ribbon cutting and groundbreaking ceremonies as a complimentary service to our members. You are always invited! Be in the know and subscribe to business celebration invitations.
Did you know that as a member of the Quad Cities Chamber, any of your young professional employees automatically become members of YPQC? We know the importance talent attraction and retention has on your business and we want to help your YP’s fall in love with the region.
Over the past year, the Hub has connected nearly 1,300 attendees at 55 separate events to help educate attendees on ways to improve their business, learn about key technologies impacting manufacturing, and provide opportunities for networking and collaboration.
When local businesses do well, the whole region benefits. The Chamber hosts 70+ networking events per year, so that you have many opportunities to get out and tell people about your products and services.
Ignite Quad Cities, a program of the Quad Cities Chamber of Commerce, is here to connect you to resources, a network, and a community of like-minded individuals as you work to launch your startup or test new business ideas.
Did you know the Quad Cities Chamber, in partnership with Eastern Iowa Community Colleges, offers two sets of market research databases that can help your business grow?
The Member Information Center (MIC) is your one-stop source for tools to promote your business, access to resources, and opportunities to connect with other members directly from your computer or mobile device.
Three local companies talk about the assistance they’ve received so far from the Illinois Defense Industry Adjustment Program, which supports the Quad Cities Manufacturing Innovation Hub. The Illinois DIA Program is helping Quad Cities regional manufacturing and defense suppliers with various programs to navigate technological opportunities and challenges in order for companies to remain...
2018 is soon upon us, and with that comes the kickoff of the Quad Cities Manufacturing Innovation Hub’s early morning Hub Huddles!
Policymakers are pushing to pass the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (HR 1, S1) yet this week. This bill is the most significant change to the federal tax code since 1986.