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Greater Topeka Partnership events are all about networking, building your business, showcasing your products and services and supporting the GTP’s efforts to grow Topeka’s business climate and promote quality of life. There are great events happening during Small Business Week and all month long!


Greater Topeka Chamber of Commerce

5/16   Business Unwind at Kansas Air National Guard


GO Topeka

5/15   38th Annual Small Business Awards at Capitol Plaza Hotel

5/22   Competing for Government Contracts with Kansas Procurement Technical Assistance Center


Downtown Topeka Inc

5/10   DTI After Hours at Kansas Commercial

5/12   Country & Food Trucks Festival

5/16, 5/23, 5/30   Noon Brownbag Concert Series at Westar Pocket Park


712 Innovations

Every Thursday   SCORE at 712 Innovations 

5/2   1 Million Cups

5/2   Co-Work Wednesday at 712 Innovations; 9a-12p

5/24   May Audio Production Workshop 

5/26   The F Word Speaker Series at 712 Innovations; Noon-1:00p (Meet the professionals and come away with actionable knowledge from the speakers)

5/31   Business Value Proposition or How to Never Run Out of Toilet Paper; Noon-1:00p


Entrepreneurial & Minority Business Development (EMBD)

5/4   Black Business First Friday Hosted by Jade’s Alterations 

5/8   GO Topeka Small Business Incentive and Loan Programs at Topeka Chamber Offices; 11:00a – Noon

5/14   Where’s the Money – GO Topeka Small Business Incentives and Loan Program at Topeka Chamber Offices; 11:00a – Noon


Heartland Visioning

5/11   Heartland Visioning with guest speaker Dr. Gianfranco Pezziano, Shawnee County Public Health Officer.


Community Partner Events

Every Sunday TK Business Live on WIBW Radio; 11:30a-Noon

5/2   How to Start a Small Business with Washburn Small Business Development Center (SBDC)

5/10   Working Capital – Ethics in the Business airing on Public Broadcasting Station KTWU; 10:30p

5/16  Business Plan Certification Workshop with Washburn Small Business Development Center (SBDC)

5/23   Social Media Club of Topeka at 712 Innovations; Noon-1:00p

5/24   State Tax Workshop with Washburn Small Business Development Center (SBDC)

5/24   STW Sales Tax for Construction Contractors with Washburn Small Business Development Center (SBDC)


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To see Forge events click here.