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Business events in Utah this week

Published March 10, 2013 12:35 am

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Convention Calendar



2013 Annual Convention

Salt Palace

Runs through • Saturday

Attendance • 900

Green River Capital

2013 Sales and Training

The Grand America

Runs through • Saturday

Attendance • 350


Close to My Heart

Album Retreat

Salt Lake Marriott, City Creek

Runs through • Saturday

Attendance • 250


American Cheer & Dance

Championships 2013

Salt Palace

Runs through • Saturday

Attendance • 2,000

Team Revolution

2013 Gymnastics


Salt Palace

Runs through • Saturday

Attendance • 150


College & University Professional

Association for Human Resources

Western Regional Conference

Salt Lake Marriott, City Creek

Runs through • March 20

Attendance • 200

Economic Calendar

New economic numbers to be released this week:


Labor Department • Job openings and labor turnover survey


Commerce Department • Retail sales data for February

Commerce Department • Business inventories for January


Labor Department • Weekly jobless claims

Labor Department • Producer price index for February

Commerce Department • Current account trade data for fourth quarter

Freddie Mac • Weekly mortgage rates


Labor Department • Consumer price index for February

Treasury Department • Foreign holdings for U.S. debt for January

Federal Reserve • Industrial production for February

IPOs Planned

Initial public offerings as provided by Renaissance Capital, Greenwich, Conn., (ipohome.com) and SEC filings:

Silver Spring Networks Inc. • Redwood City, Calif., 3.7 million shares, priced $16 to $18, managed by Goldman Sachs and Credit Suisse. Proposed NYSE symbol SSNI. Business: Provides a networking platform and solutions that enable utilities to transform the power grid infrastructure into the smart grid.

Utah Events


Conference • The Utah Chapter of the Association for Corporate Growth will host its annual conference, 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. at the Grand America Hotel, Salt Lake City. The keynote speaker will be former Utah Gov. Mike Leavitt. The conference draws private equity groups from across the country that want to network with growth-oriented, middle-market businesses in Utah, Idaho and Nevada. For registration and cost information go to http://www.acq.org/utah.


Health care expo • Expo Mujer Utah, a free event that will offer information on health care and finances to Latinas and others, will be presented from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Utah Cultural Celebration Center, 1355 W. 3100 South, West Valley City. Live music, food and drawings will be featured. Call 801-883-9428 for additional information.

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