Wednesday, Feb. 13
NSTC Networking Event, 5:30 to 8 p.m., Hawthorne Hotel, 18 Washington St. West, Salem. North Shore Technology Council will host for executives, business professionals, business owners and business development people interested in expanding their networks and making new business connections. Free/NSTC members, $25/nonmembers. Light fare and cash bar available. Register at www.nstc.org.
Massachusetts Association of Insurance Women, 5:30 p.m., Calitri’s Restaurant, 126 Newbury St., Danvers. Networking begins at 5:30 p.m., followed by dinner at 6. Following dinner, Katherine Boudreau will discuss wedding insurance. Event open to anyone working or living in Massachusetts with an insurance-related occupation. 978-535-8858 or email@example.com.
Thursday, Feb. 14
Workforce Training Fund Info Session, 8 to 10 a.m., North Shore Community College, Institute for Corporate Training and Technology, 100 Cummings Center, Suite 121E, Beverly. Informational training seminar on the Massachusetts Workforce Training Fund. Speaker: Michael Corcoran, operations supervisor for the Massachusetts Workforce Training Fund Program. Free, continental breakfast provided. 978-236-1242 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Transportation Roundtable, 8 to 9:30 a.m., Salem State University, Central Campus, Marsh Hall Conference Room 210, 121 Loring Ave. North Shore Alliance for Economic Development and the North Shore TMA will co-host a forum titled “Paving the Way to a Solution for our Transportation Challenges: How do we Fund our Current Needs and Assure Future Growth?” Presentation by Richard Davey, secretary and chief executive officer of the state Department of Transportation; moderated by state Sen. Thomas McGee of Lynn, chairman of the Senate Transportation Committee. Learn about MassDOT’s transportation investment blueprint and proposed funding strategies. Register to attend. www.eventbrite.com/event/5308229056/?ref=enivte001&invite=MzAyODkwMC9hbmRyZWFsZWFyeUB2ZXJpem9uLm5ldC8w&utm_source=eb_email&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=inviteformalv2&utm_term=attend&ref=enivte001#.
BackTalk Toastmasters Club meeting, 7 to 9 p.m., Brooksby Village, MacIntosh Building, 100 Brooksby Village Drive, Peabody. Learn how to speak and communicate with confidence by practicing in a supportive environment. 978-587-3874 or email@example.com. Group meets on the second and fourth Thursday of every month.