UToledo Family Business Center


As we adapt and move forward, the UToledo Family Business Center will continue to offer programming that best fits the needs of our community. We place a focus on member-driven events that offer education, growth and connection.

Below is a list of upcoming webinars and events. Please contact us for more information or if you need your username and password to register. Non-members may register as a guest, for the events that are open to the public.

Click on the event title to register. 

Upcoming Webinars & Events   


 December Women, Wisdom and Wine: Setting Personal and Professional Boundaries
Wednesday, December 6 | 4:00 - 6:00 pm
Urban Pine Winery
This is a members only event. To attend as a guest, please email us at utfamilybusiness@utoledo.edu

Join us for the UToledo Family Business Center's December Women, Wisdom, and Wine event! As the holiday season approaches, the topic of setting personal and professional boundaries becomes increasingly relevant.

In today's fast-paced world, mastering the art of boundary-setting is crucial for maintaining well-being and fostering professional growth. Our upcoming meeting will focus on the essential practice of establishing clear boundaries for a balanced and fulfilling life.

Why Boundaries Matter: Empowerment: Discover how setting boundaries can enhance self-respect and empowerment across all facets of life. Productivity: Learn strategies to protect your time and energy, boosting productivity and concentration. Well-being: Engage in discussions about the power of saying "no" for better emotional and mental health.

We invite you to come prepared to exchange stories of success and personal growth through boundary-setting, share practical tips for communicating your limits effectively, and connect with like-minded professionals who value and respect your boundaries.

Join us for an evening filled with insightful discussions, valuable networking, and a fine selection of wines. Let's toast to the wisdom that guides us and the boundaries that empower us.

 Excel for Beginners Certificate Program
February 13 - 16

Excel for Beginners offers a basic introduction of spreadsheet functionality beyond simple data entry. It is targeted for those who are new to Excel or seeking to expand their foundational skills. Detailed curriculum and registration.

AI for Marketers Certificate Program
February 23 | 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

As CEOs around the world are making digital transformation their top priority, we recognize the urgent need for professionals to stay ahead of the curve and remain competitive in the market. According to a 2021 survey by IBM, technological factors are the number one concern for enterprises over the next two to three years, and as a result, 60% of organizations are accelerating their digital transformation efforts. This course will provide you with a comprehensive understanding of artificial intelligence as it relates to marketing. Detailed curriculum and registration.

ChatGPT Certificate Program
February 23 | 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

In the ever-evolving landscape of workplace technology, ChatGPT emerges as a game-changing tool designed to revolutionize how professionals tackle daily tasks. This certification course is tailor-made for marketing and communications professionals, salespeople, and anyone aiming to supercharge their workday efficiency with the power of generative AI. Detailed curriculum and registration.

Digital Marketing Certificate Program
Begins April 10 and runs every Wednesday through May 22

The Family Business Center understands the importance of marketing. We know that much of marketing is done in-house and we want to help you develop the necessary skills. We are offering a seven-week Digital Marketing Certificate Program that will teach you and your employees the key components of marketing your business. This innovative certificate program will help you and your employees master the concepts and skills required to navigate the changing world of marketing. Detailed curriculum and registration.

Microsoft Excel Data Analysis Certificate Program
Begins April 15 and runs on Mondays through May 6

Microsoft Excel Data Analysis is a 4-day course designed for working professionals in analytics-focused roles in finance, accounting, marketing, and operations/supply chain management, this intensive program draws on existing Excel competence to learn advanced analytical techniques. Detailed curriculum and registration.

Agile Project Management Certificate Program
May 6 - 8

This three-day course is designed to provide detailed procedural knowledge of project management functions through a combination of lecture, small group exercises and large group discussions. It includes a compare and contrast between Agile and Predictive /Waterfall / Traditional project management.  It also includes tools and techniques of both. Detailed curriculum and registration.


Past Events 

Visit our YouTube page for recordings of many of our past events. 


Last Updated: 12/4/23