University of Pittsburgh Institute for Entrepreneurial Excellence, 1 p.m., The Rivers Club, Oxford Centre, Downtown. Program: "Where the Rubber Meets the Road: Moving from Strategic Planning to Implementation." 412-648-1544.
Pennsylvania Association of Notaries, 9 a.m., Two Gateway Center. Seminar: "MVcourse Basic." www.notary.org; 1-800-944-8790.
Disability Matters with Joyce Bender, 2 p.m., online. Speaker: Judy Painter. www.voiceamerica.com.
Volunteers of America/Working Order, noon, 1650 Main St., Sharpsburg. Brown bag lunch: "Choosing the Correct Business Structure." Speaker: Susan A. Ott, Rhoades & Owen LLC. 412-782-5344, ext. 209.
Downtown Business Connections, 7:30 a.m., The Rivers Club, Oxford Centre, Downtown. Meeting. 412-322-6676.
Pittsburgh Chapter of the Society of Financial Service Professionals, David Berg Center for Ethics and Leadership at the University of Pittsburgh, Rotary Club of Pittsburgh and Allegheny Conference on Community Development, 11:30 a.m., William Penn Omni Hotel, Downtown. 13th Annual PBEA Luncheon and Awards Presentation. Keynote speaker: Todd R. Peters, chief executive officer and vice chairman, GENCO. www.PittsburghBusinessEthicAwards.com.
Pittsburgh Social Exchange, Global Pittsburgh, 6 p.m., Wyndham Grand Pittsburgh, 600 Commonwealth Drive, Downtown. Pittsburgh's 4th Annual Red Velvet Social. 412-265-2315.
Economic Growth Connection of Westmoreland, 11:30 a.m., Fred Rogers Center, Saint Vincent College. Annual membership meeting. Speaker: Pennsylvania Rep. Tim Murphy. 724-830-3604 or visit www.egcw.org.
Turnaround Management Association, 5 p.m., Fairmont Hotel, Downtown. Reception and program: "The ABC's of the Corporate Board of Directors: the Responsibilities, Risks & Rewards." 412-228-5847.
Volunteers of America/Working Order, 8:30 a.m., 1650 Main St., Sharpsburg. Disability Resource Breakfast: "A Good Plan for Life." Speaker: The Abundant Living Resource Group. Call 412-782-5344.
National Association of Corporate Directors -- NACD Three Rivers Chapter, noon, Duquesne Club, 325 Sixth Ave., Downtown. Luncheon and program: "Primed for Opportunities: Leadership Strategies Behind Dynamic & Growing Companies." 412-228-5841.
Oakmont Chamber of Commerce, noon, Panera Bread, 666 Allegheny River Blvd., Oakmont. Networking lunch. 412-828-3238.
Association of Fundraising Professionals -- Western Pennsylvania Chapter, 11:30 a.m., Rivers Club, Oxford Center. Topic: "Successfully Engaging your Member of Congress." www.afpwpa.org.
Women's Power Lunch, 1 p.m., Church Brew Works, 3825 Liberty Ave. Networking lunch. 412-389-3420; www.womenspowerlunch.com.
Pittsburgh Airport Area Chamber of Commerce, 7:30 a.m., DoubleTree by Hilton Pittsburgh Airport. Breakfast event: "The Transportation Bills | More than the Gas Tax." Speakers: Sen. Matt Smith and Rep. Mark Mustio. 412-264-6270; www.paacc.com.
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