Today: Internet security seminar, 5 to 7 p.m., LaSells Stewart Center, 875 S.W. 26th St., Corvallis. Topics will include wireless security, password security, virus and trojan horse protection, content filtering, mobile device security and social media security. Participants can submit questions prior to the event so panel members will have an answer ready during the question-and-answer portion. Offered by PEAK Internet and Linn-Benton Community College. Registration: Joseph Bailey, 541-917-4923; or www.peakinternet.com.
Tuesday-Thursday: Living Future Conference, Portland. Hosted by the International Living Future Institute. A forum for leading minds in the green building movement. Registration: http://cascadiagbc.org/living-future/12.
Wednesday: Albany Area Chamber of Commerce Young Professionals. Speaker: Joseph Bailey, LBCC. Time: 11:45 to 1 p.m., Phoenix Inn, 3410 Spicer Dr. S.E., Albany. Cost: $15 chamber members; $20 guests. Info: 541-926-1517.
Thursday: Oregon State University College of Business Oregon CEO Summit: “Real Estate Now: Rethinking, Renewing, Reinventing.” Keynote speaker: Tom Tommey, president/CEO United Dominion Realty Inc. Time: 7:30 to 9:15 a.m., Governor Hotel, 514 S.W. 11th Ave., Portland. Cost: $50 (includes breakfast). Info: http://business.oregonstate.edu/CEOSummit.
Saturday: Food Intolerances and Allergies presentation and discussion. Speaker: Dr. Zia Robles Hernandez, naturopathic physician, Natural Elements Medicine. Time: 1:15 p.m., Fortier Allied Healthcare, 220 Fifth Ave. S.W., Albany. Free. Info: Call 541-926-0510; email firstname.lastname@example.org.
May 7-8: Oregon Employer Council State Conference for Business. Time: Linn County Fair & Expo Center, 3700 Knox Butte Road, Albany. Cost: $329 before April 7; $379 after April 7. Info: Ron Schonrey, 503-947-1305.
May 8: Linn-Benton Livestock & Forages Breakfast Program: “Sheep Update” by Jim Thompson, OSU sheep specialist. Time: 6:30 to 8 a.m., Pioneer Villa Restaurant and Truck Stop, 33180 Highway 228, Halsey. Info: Joel Pynch, 541-466-5344 or Shelby Filley, 541-672-4461.
May 8: “Red Alder Management,” 9 a.m., Lincoln County Oregon State University Lincoln County Extension Service office, 29 S.E. Second St., Newport. The class will cover information on potential values and benefits from alder in your forest, tools for evaluating your options, and key steps in stand establishment, tree spacing, pruning, harvesting and marketing. Dress for a field session. Cost: $25 per person; bring a lunch. Registration deadline: Friday. Information: http://extension.
May 8: Lebanon Economic Summit. Time: 5:30 to 8 p.m., The River Center, 3000 S. Santiam Highway, Lebanon. Free to the public. Info: 541-258-7164.
May 15: Albany Area Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours. Time: 5:15 to 7 p.m., Hayden Homes, North Pointe Model Homes, 847 North Pointe Drive N.W., Albany. Cost: $6 members, $7 at the door; $10 non-members. Info: 541-926-1517
May 17: Lebanon Area Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours. Time: 5 to 7 p.m., Dental offices of Dr. Kirkpatrick, 270 S. Main St., Lebanon. Cost: $8. Info: 541-258-7164.
May 25: Lebanon Area Chamber of Commerce forum lunch. Speakers: Will Summers and Greg Ivers, Oregon Employment Department. Time: 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Samaritan Lebanon Community Hospital, 525 N. Santiam Highway, Lebanon. Cost: $13. Info: 541-258-7164.
June 13-14: 2012 Oregon Brownfields Conference and Awards Luncheon, DoubleTree Hotel, Portland. A learning and networking opportunity for those working to make contaminated properties economically viable for reuse. Early-bird registration deadline: May 7. Cost: $225 by May 7, $250 after. Registration: www.ettend.com/id=2303.