Here are Long Island business events for this week.
CONFERENCE AND EXPO | Uniondale
“Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Finance,” includes seminars, workshops, networking and more, 8 a.m.-6 p.m., Long Island Marriott Hotel and Conference Center, 101 James Doolittle Blvd., free with preregistration, $20 at door, invest-fest.com. 646-450-4688.
BUSINESS EXPO | Uniondale
Presented by Expos Your Business, networking, seminars, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Long Island Marriott Hotel and Conference Center, 101 James Doolittle Blvd., register, free, exposyourbusiness.com/longisland.htm, 718-813-8173.
LETIP COUNTY LINE MEETING | Bethpage
Networking breakfast, “Eliminate Cold Calls Through the Power of Referral,” 7-8:30 a.m., Embassy Diner, 4280 Hempstead Tpke., reserve, free for first-time guests, $10 after, 516-826-5067.
LINUX VS. MICROSOFT | Stony Brook
How to save your company money with your operating system, 8:30-11 a.m., Stony Brook Small Business Development Center, Research and Development Park, Building 17, room 145, free, must register, stonybrook.edu/commcms/sbdc/events.html, 631-642-9042.
AUTHOR VISIT | East Norwich
Joel Greenblatt discusses the fundamental quantitative methodology in his book, “The Little Book That Beats the Market,” presented by the American Association of Individual Investors, 7 p.m., East Norwich Inn, 6321 Northern Blvd., refreshments served, register, $25 includes signed copies of book, 631-549-3627.
AIIM / ARMA | New Hyde Park
“Reflections on Scanning vs. Off-Site Storage,” dinner followed by presentation featuring guest speaker, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Canon USA Inc., 1 Canon Plaza, register, usa.canon.com. $25, $15 for students and those attending the lecture only, 516-328-5140.
MARKETING TIPS | Mattituck
For small businesses including social media, workshop covers effective marketing strategies, 6-8 p.m., Mattituck-Laurel Library, 13900 Main Rd., register, free, 631-632-9042.
BUSINESS NETWORKING | Mineola
Brainstorm and network with other professionals and business owners, presented by TEAMmates, 10-noon every Thursday, American Red Cross in Nassau County, 195 Willis Ave., $5, meetup.com/teammates, 516-924-7999.
SUCCESSFUL PUBLIC SPEAKING | Elmont
Part of the Business Today seminar series, 7-9 p.m., Elmont Library, 700 Hempstead Tpke., free, must register, 516-354-5280.
JOB SEEKERS MONTHLY MEETING | Setauket
An educational, networking and support group for those seeking employment on Long Island, focuses on identifying your skills and using them to find your a job, meets the third Saturday of every month, 8:30 a.m. – 10 a.m., Occurs next on Saturday, November 20 Setauket Presbyterian Church, 5 Caroline Ave.. free, 631-941-4271.
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