Business Referral Network of Pittsburgh - AM Pittsburgh Chapter, 7:30 a.m., Uptown Coffee, 723 Washington Road, Mt. Lebanon. Networking. Call 412-388-1250, or visit www.getgreatreferrals.com.
South Hills Small Business Institute, part of the South Hills Chamber of Commerce, 8:30 a.m., Crowne Plaza, Bethel Park. First Annual Small Business Conference. Keynote speaker: Darieth Chisolm, co-anchor, Channel 11, and owner of Fullbody Fitness. Call Connie at 412-306-8090.
Greater Pittsburgh Arts Council, Arts Education Collaborative, 9:30 a.m., Kara Alumni House, 611 2nd St., California Borough. Program. The council will unveil the results of Arts, Culture & Economic Prosperity, an economic impact study of southwestern Pennsylvania's nonprofit arts industry. Visit www.pittsburghartscouncil.org.
Business Referral Network of Pittsburgh - South Side Chapter, 7:45 a.m., Big Dog Coffee, 2717 Sarah St., South Side. Networking. Call Sue Lauer at 412-388-1250, or visit www.getgreatreferrals.com.
The Economic Club of Pittsburgh, 11:45 a.m., The Omni William Penn Hotel, 530 William Penn Place, Downtown. Program: "Venture Capital Industry Update." Speaker: Mike Stubler, managing director and co-founder, Draper Triangle Ventures. Call 412-762-2116.businessnews
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