Goering Center Events Calendar

Shane Meeker, 22 year veteran at P&G spoken during the Goering’s Luncheon Series at Radisson Hotel Cincinnati Riverfront in Covington, Kentucky, UC/Joseph Fuqua II

At the Goering Center, we offer a variety of educational programs to help you connect, learn, and grow alongside other family and private business leaders. At our single and multi-day programs, institutes, and community events, hear from subject matter experts and connect, learn, and grow alongside other family and private business leaders.

Download this document for a one-page snapshot of programming throughout the year. Dates and topics subject to change.

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2023 Calendar

Please note: we will be updating the following events with details as we receive them, so save the dates and check back in due course.

Breakfast 7:30-8:00 a.m. | Overview 8:00-9:30 a.m. | Goering Center Room 359

Complimentary overview breakfast to provide an opportunity for leaders and future leaders to explore the Leadership Development Institute™ (LDI). Join us for Breakfast and determine if the LDI is right for you and your team members!

Featured Sponsors: Greater Cincinnati Foundation, HR Elements, RiskSOURCE Clark-Theders

Breakfast 7:30-8:00 a.m. | Overview 8:00-9:30 a.m. | Goering Center Room 359

Complimentary overview breakfast for business leaders to understand how their business culture can be intentionally shaped, with even the most minimal of resources.

Culture is the most critical component to business success, but it is often also an overwhelming concept to business leaders, who will focus instead on what they know. Cultures will develop on their own, but if left alone, may produce unintended, undesirable and avoidable outcomes.

Featured Sponsors: Johnson Investment Counsel, KeyBank, Plante Moran

First of 10 half-day sessions designed to help leaders gain self-awareness and maximize their effectiveness as leaders. 

Visit our Leadership Development Institute Webpage for details.

Breakfast 7:30-8:00 a.m. | Overview 8:00-9:30 a.m. | Goering Center Room 359

Complimentary overview to provide an opportunity for business owners and leaders to explore the Business Boards Institute™ (BBI) and our BLUEPRINT program. Join us for breakfast and determine if BBI and/or BLUEPRINT are right for you and your team!

Featured Sponsors: HORAN, Modern Office Methods/Optimized IT, U.S. Bank/Ascent

Breakfast - 7:30-9.30 a.m. | The Graduate Cincinnati Hotel (formerly Kingsgate Hotel)

Are you ready for what the economy may throw at you in 2023? Leading a business requires keeping an eye on your economic landscape in order to manage risks and grow. Join us as local thought leaders pinpoint the facts and provide insights into the dynamics that may affect you, your employees and your business in 2023.

Featured sponsors: Dinsmore & Shohl, TRUIST, Beer House / Cavalier Distributing

Breakfast - 7:30-8:00 a.m. | Program - 8:00-9:30 a.m. | Goering Center, Room 359

This is a free event for new members. All participants should register individually.

Learn how to make the most of your Goering Center membership and be sure to bring along key employees and/or any family members working in the business. This 90-minute program is more than an orientation to the Center and its core offerings, it is your opportunity to meet other new members, build your network and become part of our business community.

Breakfast - 8:00-8:30 a.m. | Program - 8:30-11:30 a.m. | Goering Center, Room 359

Participants will experience a “trial” roundtable meeting.

Complimentary overview breakfast for current and emerging leaders to learn about the Center's Roundtables program and experience a roundtable session for themselves. 

Breakfast - 7:30-8:00 a.m. | Program - 8:00-noon | Goering Center, Room 359
Additional dates: May 23, Jun. 20, Jul. 25, Aug. 22, Sep. 19

First of 6 half-day sessions designed for resource-constrained companies who see the value and impact a great culture delivers. Companies will take a simple assessment to help them prioritize their focus areas, so they may incorporate culture-building elements over time.

Check back soon for details...

Check back soon for details...

Breakfast - 8:00-8:30 a.m. | Program - 8:30-11:30 a.m. | Goering Center, Room 359

Participants will experience a “trial” roundtable meeting.

Complimentary overview breakfast for Next Generation leaders (G2) to learn about the Center's Roundtables program and experience a roundtable session for themselves. 

Breakfast 7:30-8:00 a.m. | Overview 8:00-9:30 a.m. | Goering Center Room 359

Complimentary overview to provide an opportunity for business owners and leaders to explore the Business Boards Institute™ (BBI) and our BLUEPRINT program. Join us for breakfast and determine if BBI and/or BLUEPRINT are right for you and your team!

Virtual Workshops| 9:00-10:30 a.m. | Aug. 1, Aug. 15, Aug. 29, Sep. 12, Sep. 26

First of 5 virtual 90-minute sessions designed to arm you with the methods, messaging, tools, and confidence to negotiate from a position confidence, not fear.

Breakfast - 7:30-8:00 a.m. | Program - 8:00-9:30 a.m. | Goering Center, Room 359

This is a free event for new members. All participants should register individually.

Learn how to make the most of your Goering Center membership and be sure to bring along key employees and/or any family members working in the business. This 90-minute program is more than an orientation to the Center and its core offerings, it is your opportunity to meet other new members, build your network and become part of our business community.

Breakfast - 7:30-8:00 a.m. | Program - 8:00-9:30 a.m. | Location TBD

Check back soon for details...

Breakfast - 7:30-8:00 a.m. | Program - 8:00-9:30 a.m. | Goering Center, Room 359

Complimentary overview to provide an opportunity for family business owners and their next generation leaders to explore the Next Generation Institute (NGI)®. Join us for breakfast and determine if the time is right for you and your family to start preparing for your business transition with us.

Virtual Series| 9:00-11:00 a.m. | Oct. 3, Oct. 10, Oct. 17, Oct. 24, Oct. 31

First of 5 virtual 2-hour sessions designed to empower emerging leaders by giving them the tools to understand their company’s financial data, and the confidence to engage in the conversation and make better business decisions.

Breakfast - 7:30-8:00 a.m. | Program - 8:00-9:30 a.m. | Goering Center, Room 359

This is a free event for new members. All participants should register individually.

Learn how to make the most of your Goering Center membership and be sure to bring along key employees and/or any family members working in the business. This 90-minute program is more than an orientation to the Center and its core offerings, it is your opportunity to meet other new members, build your network and become part of our business community.

Check back soon for details...

Breakfast - 8:00-8:30 a.m. | Program - 8:30-11:30 a.m. | Goering Center, Room 359

Participants will experience a “trial” roundtable meeting.

Complimentary Overview Breakfast for executives and leaders to learn about the Center's Roundtables program and experience a roundtable session for themselves. 

Check back soon for details...

This first session is virtual
In-Person Sessions: TBD
Virtual Sessions: TBD

First of 12 sessions - hybrid and in-person - designed to help families understand what is needed and prepare for a smooth and seamless transition of their business to the next generation of owners.

Visit our Next Generation Institute (NGI)® page for details.