The Northern Virginia Technology Council’s Veterans Employment Training Workshop is Wednesday.

The NVTC says this event is designed to help companies add veterans; men and women who are transitioning out of the military; and those who are serving in the National Guard and Reserves.

The workshop is to offer best practices for recruiting, retention and facilitating transition to civilian employment.

The half-day event begins at 7 a.m. the Northern Virginia Community College, 8333 Little River Turnpike, Annandale. $25 for members, $45 for everyone else.

Other events of note
Wednesday, March 5

Arlington Economic Development presents its “2014 Arlington Real Estate Market Review and Forecast.” The event begins at 7:30 a.m. at George Mason University’s Founders Hall Auditorium, 3351 Fairfax Dr., Arlington. $40.

The Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber of Commerce is hosting at “Grow Your Business Seminar & Expo.” The event begins at 7:30 a.m. at Highlands at Germantown, 20260 Goldenrod Ln., Germantown. $60.

The D.C. Chamber of Commerce is holding a seminar on “Understanding the DC Healthlink Employer Application Process.” The event begins at 4:30 p.m. at 1776, 1133 15th St. NW. Free.

Thursday, March 6

The Prince William Chamber of Commerce’s Innovations Science & Technology Expo begins at 3:45 p.m. at the Continental Event Center, 9705 Liberia Ave., Manassas. Free.

The Tech Council of Maryland is holding a cocktail reception in Northern Virginia. The event begins at 5 p.m. at Maggiano’s Little Italy, 2100 International Dr., McLean. $49-$59 for members, $69 for everyone else.