Potomac TechWire’s Social Media Outlook 2014 breakfast roundtable is Wednesday.

Marketing blogger and author Rohit Bhargava will give a keynote on the “Top Seven Marketing and Social Media Trends in 2014.”

A panel discussion is to cover topics such as what is new and what is working in social marketing; social analytics; case studies; and a rundown of different social media outlets.

Panelists include Kevin Alansky of SocialRadar, Peter Corbett of iStrategyLabs and Leigh George of Social@Ogilvy.

The event begins at 7:30 a.m. at Gannett’s headquarters, 7950 Jones Branch Dr., McLean. $69.

Other events of note
Feb. 25

The D.C. Chamber of Commerce plays hosts to representatives from ExportDC and the U.S. Commercial Service who will talk about new trade opportunities for Washington businesses looking to expand overseas. The event begins at 8:30 a.m. at the chamber’s offices at 506 9th St. NW. Free.

Wednesday, Feb. 26

Leadership Arlington plans to hear from Ángel Cabrera, president of George Mason University, who will talk about the role of higher education in workforce development. The event begins at 11:30 a.m. at WETA, 2775 S. Quincy St., Arlington. $40 for members, $50 for everyone else.

The Dulles Regional Chamber of Commerce is hosting Gerald Gordon of the Fairfax County Economic Development Authority and Buddy Rizer, Loudoun County’s director of economic development. The event begins at 11:30 a.m. at the Holiday Inn Washington Dulles, 45425 Holiday Dr., Sterling. $45 for members, $60 for everyone else.

Thursday, Feb. 27

The Northern Virginia Technology Council is holding a panel discussion on “The Outlook for Investment, Capital Markets, Interest Rates and Deal Activity for 2014 and Beyond.” Panelists include Matt Kelly of JBG, Jane Korhonen of Brown Advisory and Amy Raskin of Chevy Chase Trust. The event begins at 7:15 a.m. at the Ritz-Carlton, 1700 Tysons Blvd., McLean. $45 for members, $75 for everyone else.