Tuesday, March 22, Growing Pains: Going from 10 to 100 -- Idea to IPO. Executives from Blackboard, Geac and Merchant Link talk about fast growth.
6 to 8 p.m., Dickstein Shapiro Morin & Oshinsky, 2101 L St. NW, 10th floor conference room. Sponsor: Dickstein Shapiro Morin & Oshinsky. No charge. Registration is required. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tuesday, March 22, Career Decisions: Steering Your Career in the 21st Century. Seminar for technologists, business managers and public policy professionals considering a new career direction.
7 to 8:30 p.m., the Lyceum, 201 S. Washington St., Alexandria. Sponsor: Pathfinders. Cost: $25. Registration is required. Contact: Anthony Spadafore, 703-519-8380, email@example.com. Event Web site: www.pathfinderscareerdesign.com/programsresources/workshop.html.
Thursday, March 24, Driving Global Business: Public-Private High Tech Ventures. Conference on how to get the most out of government-commercial opportunities.
8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., the Academy for Educational Development, 1825 Connecticut Ave. NW. Sponsor: Wharton Club of D.C. Cost: Varies. Contact: Alan Schlaifer, 301-365-8999. Event Web site: www.whartondc.com.
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