Events

Our calendar provides a listing of all our sponsored and co-sponsored events, as well as non-Chamber events of special interest.

 
Wednesday, October 3, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Manhattan Chamber + HSBC Member Advantage Card Launch

This event is for members and Member Advantage Card participating companies and is by invitation only.

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25

SEP

6:00 PM - TD Bank 125 Park Avenue New York, NY

5 Chamber Alliance Small Business Seminar: How To Conduct a Market Analysis

Join the Manhattan Chamber of Commerce and TD Bank Charitable Foundation for our next 5 Chamber Alliance small business seminar. This month's course will teach you how to conduct a market analysis so that you can better prepare for the future of your business, find your target market, and make better decisions for long-term success.

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26

SEP

1:00 PM - TD Bank 2 Wall Street New York, NY

5 Chamber Alliance Home Buyer Seminar: Financial Preparation

Join the Manhattan Chamber of Commerce, TD Bank Charitable Foundation, and Neighborhood Housing Services of New York City for our next 5 Chamber Alliance home buyer seminar. This month's course will focus on financial preparation along the steps to home ownership so that you can better understand your personal finances, the financial requirements of purchasing a home, and how both can affect your buying a home.

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27

SEP

8:30 AM - Spacious Flagship 30 West 53rd Street New York, NY

Entrepreneurship Council powered by Spacious: Small Business Law in the Internet Age

Join the Chamber for this month's Entrepreneurship Council powered by Spacious. This month’s topic, as voted on by our members, is small business law for entrepreneurs in the internet age.

The Entrepreneurship Council is powered by Spacious.

This event is only for Manhattan Chamber members. To register, email jbrault@manhattancc.org.

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3

OCT

8:00 AM - , NY

2018 Ascent Conference

2000 FOUNDERS, INVESTORS, AND DECISION MAKERS
200 GAME-CHANGING STARTUPS
70 ROUND-TABLE DISCUSSIONS
50 KEYNOTES, PANELS, AND FIRESIDES
2 AFTER PARTIES

SESSIONS, TRACKS & ENTERTAINMENT
The Main Stage is packed from sun up to sun down, with keynotes on cutting edge growth tactics, firesides between industry veterans, and panels with the brightest minds in their respective fields.

The Startup Stage is where each of our 200 hand-picked startups will pitch in front of industry-specific investors. Sessions are grouped by vertical.. Psst… we’re still accepting startup applications… APPLY TO EXHIBIT!

EXHIBITION HALL
All our startups get a table to demo their product in the Exhibition Hall where you will get a chance to meet them and where they will get interviewed by tech journalists, and shoot the breeze with hungry investors.

ROUNDTABLES & 1-1 MEETINGS
Use our FounderConnect app to schedule business meetings while at the conference. Plus participate in 70+ roundtables led by investors, growth hackers, and various industry experts on topics from raising funding to hiring your sales team.

NETWORKING & AFTER PARTIES
Each night we’ll be hosting after parties that you don’t want to miss at Pier 17 overlooking the Brooklyn Bridge. Bar Crawls and VIP Galas start at 7:30 PM. (Insert after party picture)

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3

OCT

6:00 PM - HSBC 452 Fifth Avenue New York, NY

Manhattan Chamber + HSBC Member Advantage Card Launch

This event is for members and Member Advantage Card participating companies and is by invitation only.

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5

OCT

8:30 AM - Serendipity Labs 28 Liberty Street New York, NY

Connecting with a Purpose

The Manhattan Chamber of Commerce is excited to welcome you to a morning full of networking tips, tricks and all-around good information. 

For a number of years, the Chamber’s Business Referral Groups have successfully connected professionals and sourced business transactions through structured networking. As we are looking to grow this program, we are hosting a morning focused on exercises, information and exciting content in order to showcase the success stories formed through the BRG’s throughout the years. You could be the next success story!

If you are currently not involved in a Business Referral Group but interested in learning more about the benefits of these structured networking opportunities - member or not - you should join us. For more information or to request an invitation, please reach out to Mads Hebbelstrup, Director of Membership, at Mads@manhattancc.org

We hope to see you there!
 

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8

NOV

8:00 AM - New York Hilton Midtown 1335 Avenue of the Americas New York, NY

2018 Best in the Business Awards

Each November the Chamber hosts its annual “Best in the Business” Awards. The event brings together 350 of New York City’s most influential business and civic leaders in order to recognize companies and entrepreneurs for their “above and beyond” achievements, community contributions and milestones. 

For information on sponsorship opportunities, please email Mara Dosso at events@manhattancc.org.

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14

NOV

8:00 AM - WeWork Bryant Park 54 West 40th Street New York, NY

Chairman's Breakfast

These events, which take place 4 times per year, feature prominent guest speakers and attract a high-level corporate audience for networking. The Chair of the Chamber’s Board of Directors, Michael Kempner, serves as host and interviewer.

Recent speakers included former US Attorney General Eric Holder, US Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, City Comptroller Scott Stringer, Congressman Hakeem Jeffries, Senior Advisor to President Obama Valerie Jarrett and basketball star Dwyane Wade. 

For information on sponsorship opportunities please email Mara Dosso at events@manhattancc.org

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16

NOV

8:30 AM - Anchin, Block & Anchin 1375 Broadway New York, NY

New Member Breakfast

The Chamber hosts regular New Member Breakfasts, which provide an overview of the benefits of membership and allows new members to connect. Attendees have an opportunity to introduce themselves and their business to other new members while learning more about the Chamber.

* This event is open to new members only. If you have not attended a new member breakfast and joined the Chamber within the past 6 months, please email Mara Dosso at events@manhattancc.org to see if you qualify to attend.

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6

DEC

6:00 PM - , NY

2018 Annual Open Meeting

The Manhattan Chamber’s Annual Open Meeting brings together a large cross section of Chamber members and non-members -- business leaders, government officials and community stakeholders -- at one of our biggest networking events of the year. This event signifies the change in board leadership. We celebrate successes of the past year and look ahead to the New Year.

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  • Upcoming Community Events

20

SEP

8:00 AM - The New York Athletic Club New York, NY

Crain's 2018 Business Breakfast Forum: U.S. House of Representatives for New York

Congressmen Hakeem Jeffries and Jerrold Nadler will discuss how New York is faring under Trump, their take on the midterm election and their agendas in Washington. SPEAKERS Congressman Hakeem Jeffries, 8th Congressional District of New York Congressman Jerrold Nadler, 10th Congressional District of New York Moderator: Greg David, Columnist, Crain's New York Business

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22

SEP

12:00 AM - PROVENCE, FRANCE , NY

8-night river cruise "Senstaions of Southern France" on Emerald Liberte

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25

SEP

12:00 PM - Principal Financial Group NYC Office 1155 Avenue of the Americas Suite 1120 New York, NY

401k & 403b Seminar

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27

SEP

8:30 AM - NYIT Auditorium on Broadway 1871 Broadway New York City, NY

NYIT Cybersecurity Conference

Join us at NYIT’s Ninth Annual Cybersecurity Conference, on Sept. 27 at 1871 Broadway (NYC) and learn about blockchain & cybersecurity vulnerabilities; security and data analytics; how industry is addressing evolving cyber-attacks; technologies for the fintech, healthcare and energy sectors; accelerating cyber education, and more. Keynote speakers: IBM’s CISO and CompTIA’s CTO. Hackathon, Research Poster Competition, and CompTIA & ISACA CEUs are available.

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3

OCT

8:00 AM - , NY

2018 Ascent Conference

2000 FOUNDERS, INVESTORS, AND DECISION MAKERS
200 GAME-CHANGING STARTUPS
70 ROUND-TABLE DISCUSSIONS
50 KEYNOTES, PANELS, AND FIRESIDES
2 AFTER PARTIES

SESSIONS, TRACKS & ENTERTAINMENT
The Main Stage is packed from sun up to sun down, with keynotes on cutting edge growth tactics, firesides between industry veterans, and panels with the brightest minds in their respective fields.

The Startup Stage is where each of our 200 hand-picked startups will pitch in front of industry-specific investors. Sessions are grouped by vertical.. Psst… we’re still accepting startup applications… APPLY TO EXHIBIT!

EXHIBITION HALL
All our startups get a table to demo their product in the Exhibition Hall where you will get a chance to meet them and where they will get interviewed by tech journalists, and shoot the breeze with hungry investors.

ROUNDTABLES & 1-1 MEETINGS
Use our FounderConnect app to schedule business meetings while at the conference. Plus participate in 70+ roundtables led by investors, growth hackers, and various industry experts on topics from raising funding to hiring your sales team.

NETWORKING & AFTER PARTIES
Each night we’ll be hosting after parties that you don’t want to miss at Pier 17 overlooking the Brooklyn Bridge. Bar Crawls and VIP Galas start at 7:30 PM. (Insert after party picture)

Click here to learn more.

SEE DETAILS REGISTER