With more than 70 events throughout the year, attending a Greater Oklahoma City Chamber event is one of the best ways for you to take advantage of your Chamber membership. From informative event series and casual networking to community-wide signature events and industry-specific programs, Chamber events are your community connection.
The Chamber’s signature events are the perfect place to connect with high-level leaders while learning more about the biggest issues facing the Greater Oklahoma City region.
Annual Meeting focuses on the success of Oklahoma City and the Greater Oklahoma City Chamber. The chair of the Chamber gives review of past year’s accomplishments and preview of future priorities.
At this annual luncheon, attendees celebrate the aerospace industry’s presence in Greater Oklahoma City and hear from government and industry leaders about growth opportunities and challenges.
As the Chamber’s largest event, more than 1,500 local leaders gather at the State of the City luncheon each year to hear from the Oklahoma City mayor and be informed and inspired about Greater Oklahoma City.
Each year at this luncheon, attendees hear directly from expert economists on trends in the local and national economy. The event includes a panel of local economists and a featured keynote presentation from a national economist on issues impacting the global economy.
This event will highlight the health care landscape across the region, featuring public, private and non-profit leaders discussing community wellness initiatives and health industry trends.
At State of the Schools, guests hear about ways to improve public education in Greater Oklahoma City and turn our public schools into a model for other urban areas.
The Chamber’s leadership events are open to members of the Chamber’s Leadership Investors or Board of Advisors. To upgrade your membership to include the events below, please contact the Chamber’s membership team.
BOA Small Group Meetings
The Chamber hosts quarterly meetings for members of the Board of Advisors to allow the Chamber’s most engaged members the opportunity to discuss current community initiatives.
BOD/BOA Joint Meetings
Twice yearly, the Chamber’s Board of Directors and Board of Advisors attend joint board meetings, which feature updates and discussions about the Chamber’s key initiatives.
Partner-level members companies and up have the opportunity to participate in a roundtable conversation about the Chamber’s work and the community with important community leaders and members of the executive committee of the Chamber’s Board of Directors.
The Greater Oklahoma City Chamber conducts this benchmarking trip with members of the Chamber’s Board of Directors and Board of Advisors to evaluate Oklahoma City’s progress against competitive markets and identify programs and developments moving them forward.
This full-day summit is an informative, intensive and motivational event where more than 200 members of the Board of Directors and Board of Advisors focus on key topics of great impact to the Oklahoma City region.
This Chamber-hosted reception gathers elected officials to network and discuss key legislative issues with members of the Chamber’s Board of Directors and Board of Advisors.
This event, which is exclusive to Emerging Leader members, features a discussion with Chamber President & CEO Roy Williams about the Chamber’s work in the community.
Want to deepen your knowledge about specific issues within the Greater Oklahoma City? The targeted focus of these Chamber events will offer insight while connecting you to other community members with similar interests.
With more than 500 attendees at each event, Chairman’s Events provide an excellent opportunity to hear up-to-date information on legislative issues impacting our region. Past speakers include the governor of Oklahoma and members of the Oklahoma congressional delegation.
Chamber Forum luncheons, held January through October, feature enlightening discussions around current issues that impact the Oklahoma City region.
The Chamber’s annual DC Visit is Oklahoma City’s opportunity to reinforce our priorities at the nation’s capital. By joining other community leaders in attending and sponsoring the annual DC Visit, local leaders can impact legislation that affects our community.
With motivational speakers, breakout sessions and an after party featuring Oklahoma City’s best brews and bites, Elevate is designed to help you take your career to the next level, all with a distinctive Oklahoma City flair.
The monthly Enlighten lunch series provides small business networking and education resources exclusively to Chamber member businesses.
InternOKC, the Chamber’s professional development program for college interns, connects Oklahoma’s best and brightest college students with career development opportunities and information about beginning a career in Oklahoma City.
Metro 50 is an annual awards program which recognizes and ranks the 50 fastest-growing, privately held companies in the Oklahoma City metro area.
Navy Birthday Ball honors the camaraderie between Oklahomans and the U.S. Navy represented at Tinker Air Force Base. The black-tie gala features special naval traditions and a distinguished Navy speaker.
These Chamber events are an excellent way to perfect your elevator pitch, increase your contacts and promote the products and services of your business.
Two Chamber Golf Tournaments, held in the fall, fields 36 four-person teams playing a scramble format. Each team plays 18 holes of golf with golfer giveaways, two meals, beverages and snacks included.
MegaLunch is a fast-paced, intensive networking event where a computerized rotation schedule guides participants to promote their companies to each other with 90-second “pitches” during this three-hour event.
Geared toward new members or people who are new to a Chamber member company, the Chamber’s Member Orientation highlights the history and current work of the Chamber and gives clear guidelines for how to best maximize your Chamber membership.
This semi-annual breakfast event allows members to network with other professionals and engage in a topic of discussion designed to improve their career development.
These come-and-go receptions provide members with an opportunity to mix and mingle while enjoying heavy hors d’oeuvres along with beer and wine. Host Sponsors have the opportunity to showcase their locations.