Women's Business Center Calendar

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Understanding Intellectual Property Rights and Protecting Your Ideas
March 22, 2017

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Understanding Intellectual Property Rights and Protecting Your Ideas
March 22, 2017

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Understanding Intellectual Property Rights and Protecting Your Ideas
March 22, 2017

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Understanding Intellectual Property Rights and Protecting Your Ideas
March 22, 2017

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Understanding Intellectual Property Rights and Protecting Your Ideas
March 22, 2017

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Understanding Intellectual Property Rights and Protecting Your Ideas
March 22, 2017

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Understanding Intellectual Property Rights and Protecting Your Ideas
March 22, 2017

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Understanding Intellectual Property Rights and Protecting Your Ideas
March 22, 2017

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Understanding Intellectual Property Rights and Protecting Your Ideas
March 22, 2017

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Understanding Intellectual Property Rights and Protecting Your Ideas
March 22, 2017

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Understanding Intellectual Property Rights and Protecting Your Ideas
March 22, 2017

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Understanding Intellectual Property Rights and Protecting Your Ideas
March 22, 2017

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Understanding Intellectual Property Rights and Protecting Your Ideas
March 22, 2017

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Understanding Intellectual Property Rights and Protecting Your Ideas
March 22, 2017

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Understanding Intellectual Property Rights and Protecting Your Ideas
March 22, 2017

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Understanding Intellectual Property Rights and Protecting Your Ideas
March 22, 2017

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Understanding Intellectual Property Rights and Protecting Your Ideas
March 22, 2017

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Understanding Intellectual Property Rights and Protecting Your Ideas
March 22, 2017

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Understanding Intellectual Property Rights and Protecting Your Ideas
March 22, 2017

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Understanding Intellectual Property Rights and Protecting Your Ideas
March 22, 2017

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Understanding Intellectual Property Rights and Protecting Your Ideas
March 22, 2017

Understanding Intellectual Property Rights and Protecting Your Ideas

When: March 22, 2017
Where: The Entrepreneur Space, 36-46 37th Street, Long Island City, NY 11101
Time: 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Cost: FREE

Please note that this event has been rescheduled to March 22.

This presentation, offered by the Neighborhood Entrepreneur Law Project, is a free opportunity to learn basic information about intellectual property issues and what to consider when starting or growing your business.

Topics will include:

  • Trademarks
  • Copyright
  • Patents
  • What are your rights under a trademark, copyright, and patent?
  • How can you protect these rights?

Donations

As a non-profit, QEDC needs donations in order to keep serving our community. If you would like to make a tax-deductible contribution, please click the button below.

Directions
The Entrepreneur Space is at:
36-46 37th Street
Long Island City, NY 11101 

Conveniently located 10 minutes from midtown Manhattan, it is within walking distance to public transportation and near major highways connecting it to the entire metropolitan area.

By Car from Manhattan:
           Ed Koch/Queensboro Bridge lower level to Queens Plaza
            Turn left to NY 25A Northern Blvd.
            Turn left on 37th Street

By Car from Eastern Queens:
            Long Island Expressway to Greenpoint Avenue exit
            Right onto Greenpoint Avenue
            Left on 39th Avenue, across Queens Boulevard, continue over                 the Sunnyside Yard Bridge
            Left on Northern Boulevard
                                                                     Right on 37th Street

Please note that metered street parking is available in the immediate vicinity  Street parking is more readily available after 6 p.m., though be aware that the meters function until 7 p.m.. Please be aware of all street cleaning regulations

By Subway:
            R or M train to 36th Street Station
            Walk to 37th Street
            Left on 37th Street

For a map on walking from the subway, click here.

The Queens Women's Business Center is Funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). Reasonable accommodations will be made for persons with disability if requested at least two weeks in advance.

QEDC hosts the Queens Women's Business Center. QEDC encourages all women to participate in this and all other QEDC programs.

No events on March 23.

 

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Doing Business With The Government: Getting M/WBE Certified with NYC & NYS
March 28, 2017

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Doing Business With The Government: Getting M/WBE Certified with NYC & NYS
March 28, 2017

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Doing Business With The Government: Getting M/WBE Certified with NYC & NYS
March 28, 2017

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Doing Business With The Government: Getting M/WBE Certified with NYC & NYS
March 28, 2017

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Doing Business With The Government: Getting M/WBE Certified with NYC & NYS
March 28, 2017

Doing Business With The Government: Getting M/WBE Certified with NYC & NYS

When: March 28, 2017
Where: JCAL
161-04 Jamaica Ave.
Jamaica, NY 11432
Time: 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Cost: FREE

At this free workshop you will learn the steps and requirements for becoming certified as an M/WBE (minority or woman owned business enterprise) which helps you do business with the government. This is a great way to grow your company, so check it out!

Email rc@queensny.org to RSVP.

Donations

As a non-profit, QEDC needs donations in order to keep serving our community. If you would like to make a tax-deductible contribution, please click the button below.

The Queens Women's Business Center is Funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). Reasonable accommodations will be made for persons with disability if requested at least two weeks in advance.

QEDC hosts the Queens Women's Business Center. QEDC encourages all women to participate in this and all other QEDC programs.

Women's Power Networking Breakfast: Identity Theft and Cybercrime

When: March 30, 2017
Where: Queens Borough Hall
120-55 Queens Blvd.
Room 200
Kew Gardens, NY 11424
Time: 8:30am to 10:30am
Cost: FREE

At this FREE event, IRS Criminal Investigation (CI) Special Agents will speak to the small business audience about Identity Theft and Cybercrime.  Attendees will hear about tax-related identity theft and various tax fraud schemes and scams.  Workshop participants will learn how to protect their businesses from identity thieves and what to do if they are victims of ID theft.  By the end of the program, the audience will know that the most prominent form of cybercrime today is identity theft, in which criminals use the Internet to steal personal information from other users.

This event will also feature the opportunity to network and free food!

About the Speakers

Casey Ryan, CFE, is a Special Agent with the IRS – Criminal Investigation and a Certified Fraud Examiner. He holds a MS in Accounting from State University of New York at Geneseo. In 2009, he began with the Internal Revenue Service as a Revenue Agent in the Small Business and Self-Employed Division. In 2012, he began working as a Special Agent with IRS – Criminal Investigation. In January of 2016, he took over as the Identity Theft Coordinator for downstate New York Field Offices. As Identity Theft Coordinator, his responsibilities include acting as a point of contact for Local, State and Federal Law Enforcement, evaluating information, and making recommendations to the United States Attorney's Office to initiate Grand Jury Investigations.

Seth Rose is a Special Agent with the IRS – Criminal Investigation. He graduated with a MBA in Taxation in 2012 from Baruch College. In 2004, he started at the Internal Revenue Service as a Revenue Officer in the Small Business and Self-Employed Division. In 2012, he worked as a Settlement Officer in Appeals . In 2014 he  began working as a Special Agent with IRS – Criminal Investigation. He is the Cyber Crimes Coordinator for downstate New York Field Offices . As Cyber Crimes Coordinator, his responsibilities include acting as a point of contact for Local, State and Federal Law Enforcement, evaluating information, and making recommendations to the United States Attorney's Office to initiate Grand Jury Investigations.

Donations

As a non-profit, QEDC needs donations in order to keep serving our community. If you would like to make a tax-deductible contribution, please click the button below.

The Queens Women's Business Center is Funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). Reasonable accommodations will be made for persons with disability if requested at least two weeks in advance..

QEDC hosts the Queens Women's Business Center. QEDC encourages all women to participate in this and all other QEDC programs.

Doing Business With The Government: Getting M/WBE Certified with NYC & NYS

When: March 30, 2017
Where: The Entrepreneur Space, 36-46 37th Street, Long Island City, NY 11101
Time: 10:00am to 12:00pm
Cost: FREE

Learn about getting certified as a Minority/Woman Business Enterprise with NYC & NYS, what you will need to do to obtain government contracts, and how you can leverage your certification to get more business. 

Donations

As a non-profit, QEDC needs donations in order to keep serving our community. If you would like to make a tax-deductible contribution, please click the button below.

Directions
The Entrepreneur Space is at:
36-46 37th Street
Long Island City, NY 11101 

Conveniently located 10 minutes from midtown Manhattan, it is within walking distance to public transportation and near major highways connecting it to the entire metropolitan area.

By Car from Manhattan:
           Ed Koch/Queensboro Bridge lower level to Queens Plaza
            Turn left to NY 25A Northern Blvd.
            Turn left on 37th Street

By Car from Eastern Queens:
            Long Island Expressway to Greenpoint Avenue exit
            Right onto Greenpoint Avenue
            Left on 39th Avenue, across Queens Boulevard, continue over                 the Sunnyside Yard Bridge
            Left on Northern Boulevard
                                                                     Right on 37th Street

Please note that metered street parking is available in the immediate vicinity  Street parking is more readily available after 6 p.m., though be aware that the meters function until 7 p.m.. Please be aware of all street cleaning regulations

By Subway:
            R or M train to 36th Street Station
            Walk to 37th Street
            Left on 37th Street

For a map on walking from the subway, click here.

The Queens Women's Business Center is Funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). Reasonable accommodations will be made for persons with disability if requested at least two weeks in advance.

QEDC hosts the Queens Women's Business Center. QEDC encourages all women to participate in this and all other QEDC programs.

6th ¢s: Entrepreneur Space 6th Birthday Party

When: March 31, 2017
Where: The Entrepreneur Space, 36-46 37th Street, Long Island City, NY 11101
Time: 6:00pm to 8:30pm
Cost: FREE

Please join us for the E-Space's sixth birthday party!

There's a lot to celebrate. The E-Space has helped almost 600 small businesses, generated $6.5 million in revenue, and created more than 100 jobs over the past six productive years. Plus, the Queens Economic Development Corporation, which operates the E-Space, will announce the StartUP! Business Plan Competition finalists.

The E-Space officially opened on Jan. 19, 2011. This 12,500-sq.-ft., NYC Economic Development Corporation-sponsored hub features a fully equipped commercial kitchen, offices, and classrooms. To improve outcomes, QEDC offers business counseling, technical assistance, and financial classes on site. The E-Space also provides room for The Fortune Society, which trains previously incarcerated individuals for jobs in the food-preparation industry.

  

Donations

As a non-profit, QEDC needs donations in order to keep serving our community. If you would like to make a tax-deductible contribution, please click the button below.

Directions
The Entrepreneur Space is at:
36-46 37th Street
Long Island City, NY 11101 

Conveniently located 10 minutes from midtown Manhattan, it is within walking distance to public transportation and near major highways connecting it to the entire metropolitan area.

By Car from Manhattan:
           Ed Koch/Queensboro Bridge lower level to Queens Plaza
            Turn left to NY 25A Northern Blvd.
            Turn left on 37th Street

By Car from Eastern Queens:
            Long Island Expressway to Greenpoint Avenue exit
            Right onto Greenpoint Avenue
            Left on 39th Avenue, across Queens Boulevard, continue over                 the Sunnyside Yard Bridge
            Left on Northern Boulevard
                                                                     Right on 37th Street

Please note that metered street parking is available in the immediate vicinity  Street parking is more readily available after 6 p.m., though be aware that the meters function until 7 p.m.. Please be aware of all street cleaning regulations

By Subway:
            R or M train to 36th Street Station
            Walk to 37th Street
            Left on 37th Street

The Queens Women's Business Center is Funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). Reasonable accommodations will be made for persons with disability if requested at least two weeks in advance.

QEDC hosts the Queens Women's Business Center. QEDC encourages all women to participate in this and all other QEDC programs.

No events on March 32.