ADMIN GROUP: The International Association of Administrative Professionals’ Charleston chapter meets. 6 p.m. Logan’s Steakhouse, 211 Azalea Square Blvd., Summerville. Scheduled speaker is Glennda Ross. Go to www.charleston-iaap.org for more information.
BUSINESS EXPO: The Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce will hold its inaugural Small Business Expo. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Omar Shrine Center, Patriots Boulevard, Mount Pleasant. Technology demonstrations include: “Search Engine Optimization,” 10–11 a.m.; “Social Media for Business,” 1–2 p.m.; and “Mobile Mania: How Apps Are Fueling Business,” 3–4 p.m. Free. A business card is required to register. Go to www.charleston chamber.net for information.
FILMMAKING WORKSHOP: The S.C. Film Commission holds a free workshop: “Introduction to South Carolina Production.” 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Trident Technical College’s North Charleston campus, Building 100, Room 128. Space is limited. Registration is required. Contact Stephanie Stockton at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
GETTING GOV’T WORK: The S.C. Small Business Development Center of Charleston holds a workshop for businesses that want to sell to the federal government. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. 1930 Hanahan Rd. Suite 130, North Charleston. $25. Registration required. Call 740-6160 to register.
TECH NETWORKING: Tech after Five meets. 5:30-7:30 p.m. Southend Brewery, 161 East Bay St., Charleston. Free. Go to http://techafterfive.com/ta5/charleston-sc/ to register.
MARKETING YOUR BRAND: The coastal chapter of SCORE holds a workshop on developing and communicating a business brand to attract and retain customers. 6-9 p.m. Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce, 4500 Leeds Ave, North Charleston). $25 in advance; $30 at the door. Register at www.coastal.score.org or call 843-727-4778.
MILITARY NIGHT: The Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce holds its annual Salute to the Military. 6 p.m. Charleston Area Convention Center, North Charleston. Scheduled keynote speaker is Lt. Gen. Vincent K. Brooks, commanding general for the Third Army and the U.S. Army Central Coalition Forces Land Components Command. $45 for active duty, reserve and retired military members and their spouses; $65 for others. Contact Jeremy Cauthen at email@example.com for more information.
HORIZON PROJECT: The Society of Marketing Professional Services’ Palmetto chapter meets. 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Holiday Inn, 5264 International Blvd., North Charleston. Scheduled speaker is Michael Maher, director of the Charleston Civic Design Center. Topic: “The Future of the Horizon District Redevelopment Plan.” $25 for members; $40 for others. RSVP requested. Go to http://smpspalmetto.org/ for more information.
GRANT WORKSHOP: Charleston Area Grant Professionals holds an advanced grant-writing workshop: “Words That Sound Good in Grants.” Noon-4 p.m. Charleston Southern University’s Gold Room. Scheduled speaker is Linda Karges-Bone. $50. To register, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
BUILDING ENCLOSURE WORKSHOP: The Building Enclosure Council’s Charleston chapter holds a seminar, 6–7:30 PM. Charleston County Library, 68 Calhoun St, Charleston. Scheduled speaker is Andre Desjarlais, group leader for the building envelopes program at Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee. Topic: “Roofing Systems in the 21st Century: Department of Energy Research Program to Reduce Energy Impact.” Free. For more information and registration, e-mail Ken Huggins at email@example.com.
FREE MARKETS GROUP: The Bastiat Society of Charleston meets. 6-8 p.m. Barbara Jean’s Restaurant, 99 S. Market St., Charleston. Scheduled speakers are Jim Gray of Jim Gray Consultants and Mark Mix, president of the National Right to Work Legal Defense Foundation. Topic: “Forced Unionism and the Law.” Free. RSVP at firstname.lastname@example.org.
BERKELEY BUSINESS EXPO: The Berkeley Chamber of Commerce holds a mini business expo. 1-5 p.m. Redbank Club, 2316 Redbank Rd., Goose Creek. Mixer follows. For more information e-mail email@example.com or go to www.berkeleysc.org.