University of Pittsburgh Institute for Entrepreneurial Excellence, 5:45 p.m., University Club. Program: "Session 5 -- Financial Analysis as a Business Tool." Call 412-648-1544.
Executive Women's Council of Greater Pittsburgh, 5:30 p.m., The Neighborhood Academy, 709 N. Aiken Ave. Networking event featuring The Neighborhood Academy.
Pittsburgh Venture Capital Association, 11:45 a.m., Duquesne Club. Luncheon and program: "Inside the Minds of Venture Capitalists: What they Want, What they Don't Why they're Changing." Moderator: Tom Buchanan, Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney. Panelists: Joel Adams, Adams Capital Management; Jim Jordan, Pittsburgh Life Sciences Greenhouse; Ned Renzi, Birchmere Ventures; and Tom Jones, Draper Triangle Ventures. Call 412-228-5826, or visit www.thepvca.org.
Pittsburgh Airport Area Chamber of Commerce, 11:30 a.m., Sewickley Valley YMCA, 625 Blackburn Road, Sewickley. Business networking: "BizBlast" Call 412-264-6270, or visit www.paacc.com.
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