Event Calendar

November

★ 5 Ways to Participate in Hometown Christmas

11/28/2020 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

  We are not able to do a bus trip this year, so have decided to have a Belvidere Small Business Shopping Event.    Downtown businesses will offer specials on Saturday, November 28t...

December

★ Better Every Day: Managing for Daily Improvement

12/01/2020 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Better Every Day: Managing for Daily Improvement Highlighting how a consistent focus on day-to-day continuous improvement can impact the long-term success of excellence at your company.

★ Part II: The Science Behind the Grade – How biology and physiology impact production, performance, and carcass quality and acceptance

12/01/2020 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Presenters: Dr. Jennifer Martin, Colorado State University, and Dr. Bucky Gwartney, USDA-AMS In this session, participants will explore the fundamental biological and physiological factors which influence cattle grade, yield, and meat quality...

★ ComEd Energy Efficiency Agriculture Webinar

12/01/2020 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Greetings members of the County Farm Bureau,  The ComEd Energy Efficiency team would like to invite you to an informative agriculture webinar for members of the County Farm Bureau on Decembe...

★ New Laws Forum

12/02/2020 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM

The New Laws Forum focuses on the new laws and legal developments that will affect ALL Illinois employers in 2021 and beyond. Learn More    

★ Online with OMEE

12/02/2020 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

The Business Development Managers from Office of Minority Economic Empowerment (OMEE) are excited to host you for Online with OMEE – an open online conversation with OMEE constituents (racial/ethnic minorities...

★ Managing Cybersecurity: Certified Mission Critical Professional

12/02/2020 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Managing Cybersecurity: Certified Mission Critical Professional Webinar Ensure your workforce is well-trained to manage mission critical systems including cybersecurity awareness & preparedness with Certified Mission Critical Professionals on your team.

★ Employer Discussion: Emotional Intelligence: What is it and how does in apply in the workplace?

12/03/2020 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Emotional Intelligence is widely recognized as a valuable skill that helps improve communication, management, problem-solving, and relationships within the workplace. Join The Workforce Connection and Dennis Osterloo, Learning & Developmen...

★ Hometown Christmas Drive-Through

12/04/2020 - 12/26/2020

DRIVE THROUGH ENTRY • Friday, 12/4/2020 • Participants will need to be in their assigned place at 4:30 pm. • Enter Belvidere Park using the South entrance off Appleton Rd. SEASONAL DISPLAY ENTRY • Se...

★ Mental Health First Aid for the Agricultural Community

12/07/2020 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Do you work with farmers and agricultural workers? Do you know how to help someone in crisis? Mental Health First Aid teaches participants to identify, understand and respond to sign...

★ Part III: Live Cattle Evaluation – Factors for evaluating quality of live cattle, and the CME Live Delivery Process

12/08/2020 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Presenters: Dr. Ty Lawrence, West Texas A&M University, and Mr. Jodie Pitcock, USDA-AMS Dr. Ty Lawrence, Director of the Beef Carcass Research Center at West Texas A&M University, and Jodie Pitcock...

★ Adopt Automation Faster: Scale it Risk-Free Through RaaS

12/09/2020 11:30 AM - 12:15 PM

Adopt Automation Faster: Scale It Risk-free Through RaaS Webinar Join IMEC & Formic Technologies for a review of the key benefits of Robot As A Service (RaaS), ideal applications and ho...

★ Programa de Subsidios por Interrupción Comercial (BIG por sus siglas en inglés)

12/09/2020 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

(en inglés) OMEE seminario web para propiedad de mujeres Latinas/X, 9 de diciembre a las 2:00 p.m. Registrarse aquí.

★ Cobot Safety: Rules, Regulations, and Risk Reviews

12/15/2020 11:30 AM - 12:15 PM

Cobot Safety: Rules, Regulations, and Risk Reviews Webinar Cobots are the fastest growing segment of industrial robots. Learn the risks and liabilities that companies who use or want to use cobot...

★ Part IV: Carcass Grading CME Certification –USDA Beef Carcass Grading, the Use of Instrument Technology, and CME Carcass Certification

12/15/2020 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Presenters: Dr. Steven Shackleford, USDA Meat Animal Research Center; Dr. Bucky Gwartney, USDA-AMS; and Mr. Joe Barksdale, USDA-AMS Experts from the U.S. Meat Animal Research Center and USDA AMS Livestock and Poultr...

★ IEZA Conference

12/16/2020 - 12/17/2020

  Visit Our Website       The pandemic has unfortunately prevented us from having our regular spring and fall IEZA conferences this year. We know that our members appreciate the knowledge and updates they typicall...

★ Creating Competitive Futures: Looking Back to Look Forward

12/16/2020 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Creating Competitive Futures: Looking Back to Look Forward 2020 has presented a wealth of opportunities to learn on the fly, adapting to change with amazing speed. Join IMEC President, David Boulay...

★ Online with OMEE

12/16/2020 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

The Business Development Managers from Office of Minority Economic Empowerment (OMEE) are excited to host you for Online with OMEE – an open online conversation with OMEE constituents (racial/ethnic minorities...