Upcoming Events

The Chamber hosts events each week, meaning that there are many opportunities to network with your fellow business leaders every week. These range from Business Council meetings to large awards shows and all members are encouraged to participate.

Business Councils
Government Advocacy
Annual Awards
COVID-19

"You guys really did have the best virtual event I've been to thus far!"

- Lisa Mundt, The Pulse of GovCon

January 19th

Member Engagement Roundtable: Business in 2021 - Response to the Pandemic, Lessons Learned and Looking Ahead

Moderated by: Ethan Gill, President, Helios HR
What will business be like beyond the pandemic and in 2021? How are business leaders getting ready to navigate this new year and what lessons have been learned and what challenges should we anticipate next? More specifically, how are other leaders in our region handling their back to work plans, real estate and office needs, reinforcing engagement and culture in this shifting environment, and pivoting key operations areas such as marketing and client services? Bring your questions and be prepared to share your lessons learned for this interactive roundtable.
Has your company established a Veterans Employee Resource Group (ERG)? What are you waiting for? In this fourth and final part of our Veteran and Military Business Council hiring series, our speakers will share the advantages to creating your own Veterans Employee Resource Group (ERG).

Date: January 28th, Free for members
Time: 11:30AM-12:30PM
Location: 
Live Virtual Event

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January 20th

Veterans and Military Business Council Forum: Veteran Business Owners' 2021 Resolutions

Shawn Gundrum, CEO of Cathexis, will help lead our discussion on making business resolutions for 2021.  Have you thought about making a resolution for your business?

  • Getting back on track / Returning to best practices
  • Diversifying your business through new customer acquisition
  • Reexamining business strategy within shifting political and social landscapes
  • Continuing to find new and effective ways to engage your teams remotely
Has your company established a Veterans Employee Resource Group (ERG)? What are you waiting for? In this fourth and final part of our Veteran and Military Business Council hiring series, our speakers will share the advantages to creating your own Veterans Employee Resource Group (ERG).

Date: January 20th, Free for members
Time: 10-11AM
Location: 
Live Virtual Event

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January 27th

2021 Lobby Day with Gov. Ralph Northam & Key Leaders

Please join your colleagues and leaders from around the state on January 27th as our Annual Lobby Day goes virtual!
We are proud to host Gov. Ralph Northam and have invited key leaders to meet with our members during the 2021 General Assembly session.
More info and speakers to come!
Has your company established a Veterans Employee Resource Group (ERG)? What are you waiting for? In this fourth and final part of our Veteran and Military Business Council hiring series, our speakers will share the advantages to creating your own Veterans Employee Resource Group (ERG).

Date: January 27th, Free for members
Time: 10-11:30AM
Location: 
Live Virtual Event

Register Now

January 28th

29th Annual Regional Economic Outlook 2021

Don't miss this opportunity to interact with our incredible speaker lineup:

  • Luke Tilley, Chief Economist Wilmington Trust
  • Mark Looney, Partner Cooley LLP
  • Lisa Sturtevant, Chief Economist Virginia Realtors
  • William Collins, Executive Vice Chair Cushman & Wakefield

This event will provide industry executives with insight into key market indicators economists are watching as signs of economic recovery continue to emerge. Unique to this year will be a deep dive into regional real estate indicators, and discussion on what the pandemic means for the commercial and residential markets. Don’t miss your opportunity to be in the know in the new year!

Has your company established a Veterans Employee Resource Group (ERG)? What are you waiting for? In this fourth and final part of our Veteran and Military Business Council hiring series, our speakers will share the advantages to creating your own Veterans Employee Resource Group (ERG).

Date: January 28th, Free for members
Time: 9-10:30AM
Location: 
Live Virtual Event

Register Now