The Northern Virginia Technology Council plays host to Phebe N. Novakovic for its Titans Breakfast Series event Tuesday.

Novakovic is chairman and chief executive of Falls Church-based defense and aerospace giant General Dynamics.

The event begins at 7 a.m. at the Ritz-Carlton Tysons Corner, 1700 Tysons Blvd., McLean. $75 for members, $95 for everyone else.

Other events of note
Tuesday, March 25

The Maryland Women’s Business Center is hosting an informational session on the “Affordable Care Act and Your Small Business.” The event begins at 9:30 a.m. at the MWBC’s office at 95 Monroe St., Rockville.

Wednesday, March 26

The D.C. Chamber of Commerce is offering a workshop on how to grow your business with social media marketing. The event begins at 8:30 a.m. at the chamber’s office at 506 Ninth St. NW. Free for members, $25 for everyone else.

Thursday, March 27

The Northern Virginia Technology Council is hosting a session on “Managing Kidnap, Ransom, Extortion and Related Risks.” Speakers include John Lally III of HCC Specialty, and Scott Carnie, Jim LeBlanc and Charles Regini, all of Unity Resources Group. The event begins at 7:30 a.m. at ICF International, 9300 Lee Hwy., Fairfax. Free.

Friday, March 28

Leadership Arlington is holding its “Legislative Breakfast 2014: Leadership Lessons Learned from Our Local Legislators.” The event begins at 7:30 a.m. at the Westin Arlington Gateway, 810 N. Glebe Rd., Arlington. $45 for members, $55 for everyone else.

Capitol Communicator’s Convergence in Communications Conference begins at 8 a.m. at Artisphere, 1101 Wilson Blvd., Arlington. $279.

— Compiled by Shawn Selby