February’s Top Networking Events

February’s Top Networking Events

A few key networking opportunities for February.

February 4

Carlson 1st Tuesday

Joan T.A. Gabel, president of the University of Minnesota, will deliver the monthly 1st Tuesday speech, a program of the Carlson School of Management. She was inaugurated as the U’s 17th president in September. 11:30 a.m., $35 to $40, McNamara Alumni Center, Minneapolis, 612-626-7442, carlsonschool.umn.edu

February 18

Women Entrepreneurs’ Event

WomenVenture will host an informational session for women who want to start or expand a for-profit business. The nonprofit will explain the services it has available for entrepreneurs. Noon, free, Minneapolis Central Library, 300 Nicollet Mall, 612-224-9540, womenventure.org

February 26

Food as Medicine

Dr. Elizabeth Klodas, chief medical officer and founder of Step One Foods, will discuss her medical work and how it motivated her to start a food company that emphasizes health improvements through dietary changes. 11:30 a.m., $35 to $55, Golden Valley Country Club, 952-525-2236, teamwomenmn.org

February 27

Saint Paul Chamber Annual Meeting

Chamber members, city officials, and community leaders are expected to gather for the Saint Paul Area Chamber’s annual meeting. Travis McCready, president and CEO of Massachusetts Life Sciences Center, will be the keynote speaker. 5 p.m., $125 to $150, Saint Paul RiverCentre, 651-223-5000, saintpaulchamber.com

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