Workshops and Events

Workshops and Events

2016 Federal Legislative Summit

Thursday, August 4, 2016 - 8:00am to 1:00pm

Plan to attend the 2016 Federal Legislative Summit on August 4 at the Strategic Air & Space Museum near Ashland (just north of Interstate 80 Exit 426). 

This will be the eighth consecutive year for this high profile event hosted by the Nebraska Chamber, along with the Lincoln and Omaha Chambers. 

The summit will feature the following:

  • An update on key federal issues from Nebraska's U.S. senators and congressmen (invited);
  • A special presentation by keynote speaker Jay Timmons, president and CEO of the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM), the largest manufacturing association in the U.S. 
  • An in-depth look at Nebraska's workforce and population trends; and
  • An update on efforts to retain and grow Offutt Air Force Base, which brings Nebraska an estimated $1.3 billion in annual economic activity. 

Doors will open at 7:30 a.m. and the event will begin at 8:30 a.m.  A buffet lunch will be provided.  The event will conclude no later than 1 p.m. 

Registration fee is $95 for all State Chamber members, as well as members of any local chamber in Nebraska.

2016 NE Workforce Demographic Trends by David Drozd

2016 Public Affairs Luncheon

Tuesday, November 29, 2016 - 11:30am - 1 p.m.

Wilderness Ridge

Lincoln, NE

2016 State Chamber Winter Board Meeting

Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 9:00am

Embassy Suites Omaha-La Vista Conference Center

12520 Westport Parkway

La Vista, NE 

Nebraska Chamber of Commerce New Board Orientation
: 9:00 a.m.
Nebraska Chamber of Commerce Board Meeting
: 10:00 a.m.
: Noon

2016 State Chamber Economic Development Summit following.

2016 State Chamber Economic Development Summit

Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 11:45am

Embassy Suites Omaha-La Vista Conference Center

12520 Westport Parkway

La Vista, NE 

On November 30, 2016, the Nebraska Chamber will host a summit at the La Vista Embassy Suites Conference Center to spotlight opportunities and challenges facing Nebraska. Exacat details and speakers will be forthcoming. The summit will begin at 11:45 a.m. and conclude by 3 p.m.  Cost to attend is $95 for State Chamber members (includes lunch) or $125 for non-Chamber members.  To register, contact the State Chamber at (402) 474-4422 or e-mail Charlie Volnek at

2017 Legislative Caucus/Annual Meeting and Hall of Fame Banquet

Thursday, February 2, 2017 - 9:00am to 9:00pm

The Cornhusker Marriott ~  Lincoln, Nebraska

2017 State Chamber Summer Golf, Dinner and Board Meeting

Thursday, June 16, 2017 - 12:00pm to Friday, June 17, 2017 - 11:00am