Virtual Events

From Day One Conferences

From Day One explores how companies can build well-grounded values into their business-diversity, responsibility, transparency-and stick with them in an economy driven by disruption.

See the list of upcoming virtual conferences here.

StableStrides Virtual Chats

StableStrides is an organization that uses horses to improve the health and well being of others. During this time, StableStrides will be offering virtual chats with their executive director where the public can learn more about their program and the staff that makes it possible.

There will be a talk every week and registration is required for the first chat you attend.

Join Shannon for Coffee at 10:30am every other Monday: Register Here

Join Shannon for Happy Hour at 4:00pm every other Thursday: Register Here

For more information on the organization and their upcoming events, click here.


HI-GI 2020 Calendar

 For full details, click here.

City Career Fair’s 2020 Schedule

City Career Fair

The Official Cyber Security Summits 2020

With input from our strategic industry partners, distinguished subject matter experts, sponsoring cyber security companies and most importantly our attending delegates, the final decision to pivot to a virtual platform was clearly in the best interest for all parties.

Now our attendees, speakers, partners and sponsors can join us from the safety & comfort of their own homes or offices with the click of a button.

These virtual events will also enable our attendees to continue to pursue Continuing Education as they can earn up to 6 CPE / CEU Credits with their full-day attendance.

With that said, our lineup of high-impact, one day only conferences will begin virtually on July 28 in Tampa and continue onward across the United States and Canada:

  • Charlotte – Aug. 13
  • Philadelphia – Aug. 20
  • Dallas – Aug. 27
  • Chicago – Sept. 1
  • Denver – Sept. 10
  • Washington DC – Sept. 23
  • Houston – Oct. 1
  • Seattle – Oct. 9
  • Scottsdale – Oct. 15
  • Nashville – Oct. 20
  • Columbus – Oct. 30
  • Boston – Nov. 5
  • Silicon Valley – Nov.10
  • New York – Nov. 20
  • Los Angeles – Dec. 10
  • Toronto – Dec. 16

Keynote presentations from law enforcement have already been secured with subject matter experts from The FBI, US Secret Service, The NSA and DHS / CISA.

Admission will now be free of charge to all senior level industry executives from the region and surrounding states. These are invitation-only events and space is limited.

If you are interested in having your organization participate in the upcoming Summits and offering exclusive access for your network to attend these first-class virtual events, visit or, contact Megan Hutton here.

HR Healthcare Virtual Event

Due to popular demand, HR Healthcare is running a virtual event for 2020. HR Healthcare is a WFH friendly forum bringing together HR leaders at the nation’s top health systems and hospitals covering a range of topics affecting HR strategy and talent management, including telework, employee communication, training or re-training – and of course crisis management as we navigate these unchartered waters.

We want to provide you with insights and resources from your peers working through unprecedented challenges at their organizations.

Join us on July 16th at 12:00pm EST! Click here to register.

FEW’s Virtual Leadership Summit

Join FEW (Federally Employed Women) for their annual Virtual Leadership summit, an event specifically catered for government employees!

The event will be held on July 20-24 and will be completely online for a low fee. Every day there will be up to 24 unique training sessions, all of which are approved by the Office of Personnel Management’s Executive Core Competencies and will better prepare you for leadership roles.

For more information and to register, click here

Noble and 21st Century Policing: Equity and Sustainable Change

Join the National Organization of Black Law Enforcement (NOBLE) as they talk about how to modernize policing in a way that will create lasting change.

Save the date of July 26-28 and visit NOBLE’s website for updates!

The launching of the FIRST EVER National Virtual Small Business Expo!

August 4-5, 2020 from 10AM-7PM
From the Producer of over 100 Successful Expos since 2008, our Virtual Small Business Expo will be exactly like our Live Shows:

  • Exhibitor Hall with Virtual Booths (chat live with our attendees & showcase your products & services)
  • Live Webinars presented by our Exhibitors (over 40 Webinars)
  • Keynote Speakers
  • Daily Access to Attendee Registration List
  • Virtual Speed Networking & Chat Lounge with Industry Meet-Ups
  • Virtual Business Card Exchange
  • Even a Virtual Happy Hour with Live DJ!

As soon as you sign up, you get access to our Registration List 24/7!
Space is on a first-come, first-served basis.

The response & demand has been overwhelming!
Please Download our Virtual Show Info & Pricing.

ASHHRA20 Virtual Conference

In light of the latest COVID-19 developments as well as CDC and local recommendations, ASHHRA, as part of the American Hospital Association, will convert the in-person ASHHRA20 annual conference and exposition into a virtual event. The virtual conference will be held on August 24 – 25, and will incorporate many components of the in-person event while allowing ASHHRA members and others to remain onsite fulfilling their essential roles.

Click here to register for the virtual evet!

Department of the Navy Gold Coast Virtual Conference

Due to the current environment, the Department of the Navy Gold Coast, to run from August 31 – September 2, will be held in an interactive, immersive, and entirely virtual platform with built in features for live presentations, interactive Q&A, matchmaking, exhibit booths and direct attendee networking.

If you have made arrangements for traveling and hotels please be advised to cancel them.

As in previous years, the annual event will bring together leaders from across the Department of the Navy, academia, and industry – to foster collaboration and share progress on small business efforts. Workshops will feature information for both new and experienced small businesses.  Gain insight into the innovation needs of the Navy and  how your firm can introduce your new idea, capability or technology.

Please stay tuned and will be in touch with more updates.  In the meantime, please visit as we will continue to add more information about the virtual platform.

As before, your booth space will be complementary.  Virtual registration fee for individual attendees is at $199.  Price adjustment will be made to individual attendees who have registered outside of the $199 pricing.

Commercial UAV Expo Americas 2020

Commercial UAV
A re-imagined virtual event where the commercial drone community will gather to learn, connect, and drive the industry forward. The event will feature virtual exhibits and demonstrations by UAS solutions providers; keynotes, panel discussions, and presentations with interactive Q&A and chat; AI-powered networking; and more. Industries covered include Construction; Drone Delivery; Energy & Utilities; Forestry & Agriculture; Infrastructure & Transportation; Mining & Aggregates; Public Safety & Emergency Services; Security; and Surveying & Mapping. It is presented by Commercial UAV News and organized by Diversified Communications.

The event will be taking place from September 15-17. For more information, please visist their website here..

AAAED 46th National Conference

Our Kickoff session begins on June 23rd and the official conference occurs on October 7th. In between these two events there will be virtual sessions/webinars, in the place of the concurrent sessions that were part of the Washington, DC in-person conference. Click here for the conference agenda.

Veterans In Business Network National Conference is going VIRTUAL!

Join us from your desktop, laptop, tablet, or phone on October 12 & 13.

Don’t miss this amazing event – Register Today at – SPECIAL VIB DISCOUNT RATE

• Motivational Speakers
• Business Matchmaking Sessions
• Informative Seminars/Panel Discussions
• Opportunity Expo
• VIB Virtual Concert
• Networking
• Games…and more!
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The National Association of African American Studies’ Call for Papers!

The National Association of African American Studies are calling for papers and presentations for their 29th National Conference on February 20-21, 2021. Papers must be submitted by November 14th. See below for all of the paper requirements. For more information, visit their website here.


Details for National Association of African American Studies Paper Call. It reads: Abstracts, not to exceed two pages, should be submitted that relate to any aspect of the African and African American experience. Subjects may include, but are not limited to: unequal earning capacity, mental health, legal system, police brutality, community violence, shootings, discrimination, education, employment, family, substance abuse, poverty, workplace inequalities, health, emergence of an underclass, and other topics. Please indicate the time required for presentation of your paper (25 minutes OR 45 minutes).


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*Please be sure to check event websites for latest updates on postponements or cancellations due to COVID-19 precautions.