The University at Buffalo's Division of Microcomputer Education will offer an "Introductory Enable -- Spreadsheet & Word Processing" seminar from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. in Room 122 of the Jacobs Mangement Center, UB North Campus. To register, call 636-3203.
Chautauqua Institution will sponsor a business lecture program at 10:30 a.m. in its amphitheater. Frank C. Carlucci III, former U.S. Secretary of Defense, will speak on "Revolution in the East and Security in the West." Andreas van Agt, head of delegation for the Commission of the European Communities, will speak on "Europe -- World Partner."
Ram Narayanan, president of Janaky International Corp., will discuss "India -- The Great Market of the Future" at a business lecture program at 3:30 p.m. in Chautauqua Institution's Hall of Philosophy, Lake Chautauqua.
Downtown Success System, a networking organization for professional business people, will hold its weekly breakfast meeting at 7:15 a.m. in the North Room of the Hotel Lenox, 149 North St. Margaret Andrews, owner of Highgate Public Relations, Tommi Himmel and Sally Ball Conover, a licensed real estate broker, will speak. For further information, call Ms. Andrews at 833-1165.
The Buffalo Area Chapter of the Empire State Association of Public Accountants will host a luncheon meeting at noon in the Saratoga Restaurant, 3485 Delaware Ave. Donald Mitgang, Internal Revenue Service District Director, and Terry Dunford, an IRS public affairs officer, will speak. For further information, contact Blanche Sorgi at 893-5255.
Empire of America Federal Savings Bank will conduct a mortgage seminar for novice home buyers at 6:30 p.m. in its Eastern Hills office at Main and Transit in Williamsville. Reservations are requested; call 845-7301.
"Preparing for Retirement" will be the subject of a free financial planning workshop sponsored by IDS Financial Services Inc. at 7 p.m. in The Days Inn, 4345 Genesee St., Cheektowaga. To register, call Peter D. Gambino or Michael J. Emser at 633-2336.
Downtown Toastmasters will meet at 7:30 a.m. in the 19th floor boardroom of M & T Bank, One M & T Plaza.
Priority Management/Bill Shepard & Associates will present Phase One of a four-part personal organization workshop titled "Time:Text," from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., in its training center, Suite 3, 9600 Main St., Clarence. To register, call 759-7294.
Chautauqua Institution will sponsor a business lecture program at 10:45 a.m. in its amphitheater. Richard D. Kauzlarich, director of the Office of Regional, Political and Economic Affairs, will speak.
The American Institute of Banking will host its 85th Annual President's Reception and Awards Banquet in the Sheraton Buffalo Airport Hotel, 2040 Walden Ave., Cheektowaga. Kevin D. Keeley, president of the Greater Buffalo Chamber of Commerce, will speak. Cocktails will be served at 6 p.m. Dinner will begin at 7:30 p.m.
The Coed Leads Club of East Amherst will host a charter networking meeting from 7:15 to 8:45 a.m. in the Four Seasons Restaurant, 3388 Sheridan Drive, Amherst. Call Bonnie at 685-0809, for further information.
Steven M. DePerrior, a senior manager with the human resources consulting practice of KPMG Peat Marwick, will conduct a breakfast workshop titled "Sales Incentive Programs -- Knowing and Designing the Right Plan to Meet Your Key Business Objectives" at 7:45 a.m. in the Hyatt Regency Buffalo. For further information, contact Maura McCarthy at 884-4520.
Erie County Environmental Compliance Services will sponsor a "Conference and Trade Fair on Prevention and Containment of Petroleum and Chemical Releases" to help owners and operators of tanks used for petroleum or hazardous substances comply with new state and federal regulations. The conference will begin at 8 a.m. in the Buffalo Convention Center and continue until 12:30 p.m. Friday.
The University at Buffalo's Division of Microcomputer Education will offer a "WordPerfect Desktop Publishing" seminar from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. in its downtown facility at Six Fountain Plaza. To register, call 636-3203.
The Center for Management Development at the University at Buffalo will sponsor a seminar titled "The Changing Role of the Executive Secretary and Administrative Assistant," from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., in the Amherst Holiday Inn, 1881 Niagara Falls Blvd., Amherst. The seminar will continue Friday. To register, call 636-3200.
Chautauqua Institution will conduct a business lecture program at 10:45 a.m. in its amphitheater. Political and economic adviser Arthur Laffer will speak.
David Elias, president of Elias Asset Management Inc., will speak on "America in the 1990's" at a business lecture program at 1:15 p.m. in the amphitheater at Chautauqua Institution.
The Western New York Public Sector Training Coalition, part of the University at Buffalo School of Management's Center for Management Development, will present a seminar titled "Supervising Public Sector Employees," from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., in Room 106 of the Jacobs Management Center, UB North Campus. The seminar is the second in a series of six being offered by the coalition. For further information, call Ronald Krul at 636-3200.
The Business Calendar runs each Sunday in the Business section. Notices of meetings, seminars and workshops of interest to the Buffalo-area business community should be sent to the Business Department of The News, Box 100, Buffalo, N.Y. 14240, by the preceding Thursday.