Events/Calendar: (Event List) All Events

I-90 Aerospace Corridor Conference and Expo
5/31/2022 - 6/1/2022



Join us at the I-90 Aerospace Corridor Conference & Expo.  The event will be in-person this year at the Coeur d'Alene Resort. As a Session Sponsor, we look forward to seeing you at the event. Be sure to stop by our booth in the Expo area.

Conference and Expo Opportunities include:


Meet new folks, see old friends, and connect with OEM's, Tier 1 and Tier 2 suppliers through our B2B meetings.


Connect with customers and find new solutions to help build your business at the Expo, featuring 40+ exhibitors. Walk the show or reserve your own booth to showcase your products and services


Learn about the latest industry trends, how to overcome challenges, and what sorts of best practices are being used by other companies in the region's supply chain.

Who Should Attend?

Company executives, procurement, production, sales and marketing, business development, and engineering professionals from throughout the I-90 aerospace corridor will benefit from this event. We would also like to welcome suppliers, government employees, educational organizations, and those in the industry along the I-5 corridor

WiM Washington | MFG Fundamentals Series: Leadership & Innovation
6/9/2022 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM

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  • WiM Member – Manufacturing $25.00

  • Nonmember – Manufacturing $40.00

  • Student $25.00

  • Service Provider $40.00

Join Impact Washington and June WiM Washington Chapter for an exclusive tour of composite manufacturer, Sekisui Aerospace. Gain an understanding of their operations and hear from a panel of local industry experts on Leadership & Innovation. This dynamic group will share how these two topics are key across their organizations for a successful manufacturing company.

We will meet at the Sekisui office to be checked in, bring a valid form of ID and make sure you wear closed toe shoes. Safety Glasses and hearing protection will be provided, but feel free to bring your own if you prefer. Appetizers will also be provided and networking available prior to the workshop.

Please Note: Registration will only be open to manufacturing registrants, until two weeks before the event. This event is open to service providers, however we are committed to maintaining a manufacturer to service provider ratio of 3-1. Service providers may be placed on a waitlist and will be able to register after May 26, 2022.

Event Schedule

  • Tour #1 | 3 - 3:30 p.m.

  • Workshop | 4 - 5 p.m.

  • Tour #2 | 5:15 - 5:45 p.m.

Northwest Aerospace Defense Conference
6/9/2022 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM


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Member$195 - $245
Non-Member: $245 - $295

As you develop your business strategy, join us to gather the market intelligence, trends, and analytics you need to navigate the changing landscape of the defense marketplace.  Stay informed, make connections, network with peers, and grow your business at the Northwest Aerospace Defense Conference.


Presented by PNDC and PNAA, this Defense conference is designed for OEM, primes, supply chain and sub-contractors executives, general managers, quality control, business development and other decision makers providing parts, components, assemblies, services or solutions to both the defense and commercial aerospace marketplace

Cybersecurity Forum | Cyber Hygiene for Manufacturers
6/14/2022 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM


Cyber Hygiene for Manufacturers

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Cost: Free to Attend

About the Forums:

The Forums which will be held each month at 9:00 a.m., will assist all manufacturers and businesses in the Defense Supply Chain or those that are interested in supplying defense agencies hear from cybersecurity experts on various computer-related security matters, share information on potential attacks and remedies, cyber hygiene, patch vulnerabilities, detect threats, respond to breaches faster, cyber insurance and hear about the latest updates of CMMC and more. The Forums will last until 10:30 and include lots of time for questions and conversation.

The content in the Forums is for management and technical staff members working toward cybersecurity compliance with the Department of Defense’s Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) and security of your data in general.

This event is open to all manufacturers not just those seeking CMMC compliance.

This program is supported by Impact in partnership with Pacific Northwest Defense Coalition (PNDC) 

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Thurston EDC - Hootenanny and Economic Courage Awards


Save the Date - More Details to Come

PNAA 2nd Annual Golf Tournament
8/19/2022 1:00 PM - 6:00 PM

If you are interested in attending PNAA's 2nd Annual Golf Tournament? Fill out this form and they will contact you when registration opens. 

Elevating the Conversation with Spokane Business Journal | Cybersecurity
8/25/2022 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Registration details coming soon!

The Journal of Business - Spokane has launched a monthly event called Elevating the Conversation,.

These are “fireside chat” with a recognized expert on a topic that’s of key interest to the business community.  Impact Washington is hosting the August 25th chat for a converstion around Cybersecurity. 

Each sessioins runs about 45 minutes to an hour, and will is free to attendees.

Learn more here

PNAA Tech Innovation Conference & Expo
9/14/2022 - 9/15/2022

More information coming soon. 

Interested in attending PNAA's Tech Innovation Conference & Expo? Fill out this form and we will contact you when registration opens. 

Best Places to Work Event - Inland Northwest


The Journal of Business -Spokane is beginning its seventh year of hosting the Best Places to Work Inland Northwest Program

Learn More Here

Hold the date for this annual celeration. 

2022 Workforce Summit - Inland Northwest


This annual event intended to create dialogue and seek ways to enhance workforce development in the Eastern region of our state. 

The Journal of Business - Spokane hosts this annual Summit to create dialogue and seek solutions amidst an entirely new workforce development environment. What does the new landscape look like and how should we be preparing as a community to ensure we are providing skilled employees in all sectors as our economy.

Impact is proud to sponosr this summit and participate in this important community discussion.

Registration coming soon