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Long Island business events for the week of Sept. 30, 2013

(Sept. 23, 2013)

(Sept. 23, 2013) Credit: AP


ACG New York panel and reception, Plainview

ACG New York; discussion on attracting and retaining companies on Long Island preceded by cocktail reception and networking, program is followed by question-and-answer session, register, 6 to 8:30 p.m., Ferrari Maserati of Long Island, 65 South Service Rd., $150 in advance; $165 on site, register,, 631-752-7400.

Minimum wages and youth jobs, Hempstead

Forum features experts on the importance of government pay regulations for youth employment today; join the discussion on recent controversial proposals on the minimum wage, overtime coverage and internship pay regulations. Presented by Hofstra Labor Studies and the Economics Department, 2:15 to 4 p.m., Hofstra University, Hempstead Turnpike, free,, 516-463-5040.


Getting started with email marketing, Dix Hills

Learn how to create an email, add images and links, import contacts, segment customer email lists, then review and analyze 7 p.m., Half Hollow Hills Community Library, Dix Hills Branch, 55 Vanderbilt Pkwy., free, register. For further information go to, 631-421-4530.


BNI meets, Woodbury

Business Networking International meets; Long Island business professionals welcome, bring plenty of business cards, 7 to 8:30 a.m., On Parade Diner, 7980 Jericho Tpke. (¾ mile east of Route 135), guests are free, 516-921-5041.

Business conference, Melville

"No More Excuses: Building an Accountability Culture," featuring author Sam Silverstein who presents the four phases of accountability and the five critical ways to be proactively accountable, 8 to 10 a.m., Melville Marriott, 1350 Old Walt Whitman Rd., register, $95 in advance, $125 at the door. 631-664-4450.

Womens expo, Centereach

Marketplace for Long Island women who create and distribute products including fine art, jewelry, clothing, glassware, children's items and more, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., Middle Country Library, 101 Eastwood Blvd., free, benefits the library's Miller Business Resource Center. Click here to see more at, 631-585-9393.

FRIDAY, Oct. 4

ASFHS open house, Bethpage

The Applied Science Foundation for Homeland Security hosts an open house at its research and development facility, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Morrelly Homeland Security Center, 510 Grumman Rd. West, free. Click here for further information. 516-390-5200.

GLICCC conference, Farmingdale

The Greater Long Island Clean Cities Coalition hosts the Advancing the Choice Conference, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Bethpage State Park, 99 Quaker Meetinghouse Rd., free,, 631-504-5771.

Sunset cocktail cruise, Sag Harbor

Sail from the Long Wharf in Sag Harbor; fee includes beer, wine, soft drinks, and appetizers, reserve, 6 to 7:30 p.m., sail from the Long Wharf, $60, $50 two or more,

Submit LI Business events at least three weeks ahead; online at; fax to 631-843-2688 or mail to Business Calendars, Newsday Events, 235 Pinelawn Rd., Melville, NY 11747-4250.

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