When asked what leaders need to more effectively lead change, the number one answer they gave us is more opportunities to connect with one another.

The upcoming events below are opportunities to do just that. Build and strengthen your connections with leaders across various networks in our region. Be inspired to think bigger and think differently about what's possible in your community. Equip yourself with new skills, tools and knowledge to more effecitvely lead change. Click on the event name for more information and to register to attend.

Upcoming Events

Arts Midwest Conference

September 17, 2014 to September 20, 2014

A program of Arts Midwest, the Arts Midwest Conference is the preeminent booking and educational conference for the Midwest performing arts industry. Attended by nearly 1,000 performing artists, managers, and agents; performing arts presenters/venues; and arts administrators from throughout the United States and beyond, the four-day conference is filled with opportunities to network, learn, and experience live performing arts.

"Today's Talent, Tomorrow's Success" will feature national keynote speakers, professional develpment breakout sessions, leadership panels, and unique networking opportunities for young professionals 21+ across the Midwest region.

Magic Day of Giving is the largest single-day community service event completed by the residents of the City of Minot and greater Minot area.

Rail~Volution Conference

September 21, 2014 to September 24, 2014

The Rail~Volution Conference promotes best practices for building livable communities with transit. The four-day conference inspires innovation and learning about best practices related to transit, land-use, and development with an emphasis on community impact. 

Give to the Max Day Trainings

September 22, 2014 to October 14, 2014

Get ready to celebrate Give to the Max Day with GiveMN on Thursday, November 13, 2014. To help you get ready, GiveMN is offering several in-person trainings and an online webinar for organizations.

Innovation Expo

September 25, 2014

The Innovation Expo is a conference focusing on connecting entrepreneurs, innovators, angel investors, venture capitalists, and the many others who are involved in developing startup companies. The event will consist of speakers, breakout sessions, and networking focusing on the entrepreneurial community.

The annual form will bring together philanthropic and nonprofit leaders to participate in a day-long experience where they will imagine, create and innovate for a more inclusive, engaged and effective giving community.