WOMEN’S LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE: Speakers and networking. mankatoywca.org/WLC. 4-8 p.m. Nov. 1; 8:15 a.m.-4:15 p.m. Nov. 2. $99-$179. Verizon Wireless Center, 1 Civic Center Plaza, Mankato. 1-507-345-4629.
3C TECH EXPO: alphavideo.com/techexpo2017. 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Free. Doubletree Hotel Minneapolis Park Place, 1500 Park Place Blvd., St. Louis Park. 952-896-9898.
TUESDAY, NOV. 7
GLOBAL BUSINESS: John Kidd, chief executive and chief operating officer for Carlson Hotels, will speak. tinyurl.com/umnkidd. 3:30-6 p.m. $30. Carlson School of Management, 321 19th Av. S., Mpls.
MINNESOTA COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE WOMEN AWARDS: Alison Beddard, senior director at Cushman & Wakefield, will speak. mncrew.org. 3-6 p.m. $60. Metropolitan Ballroom, 5418 Wayzata Blvd., Golden Valley.
CHAMBER INFORMATION: An overview of the Bloomington Chamber of Commerce. 7:30-9 a.m. Free. SharePoint Credit Union, 5300 Hyland Greens Drive, Bloomington. 612-370-9181.
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 8
EMPLOYER FORUM: “Is Your Organization Ready for Minnesota’s Aging Workforce?” shiftonline.org. 8-10:30 a.m. $35-$50. Brave New Workshop, 824 Hennepin Av., Mpls.