ƒ The Advertising Association of Baltimore presents “Event Marketing: A Day at the Races.” The behind-the-scenes look at this year’s Preakness, hosted by Joe DeFrancis, begins at 11 a.m. in the Pimlico clubhouse. Fees: $27, members; $35, nonmembers, which includes program, track admission, lunch and reserved seat for the afternoon races. Info: (410) 727-1578
ƒ The Atlanta Chapter of the Business Marketing Association will host “Integrated Marketing Communications: Pulling It All Together and Making It Work,” 9 a.m.-1 p.m., at the Villa Christina restaurant in Atlanta. Fees: $100, members; $130, nonmembers. Info: Steve Warner, (404) 479-2274
MAY 13
ECONOMIC FORECAST/ATLANTAƒ Donald Ratajczak, director of the Economic Forecasting Center, will present his quarterly forecast of economic conditions in the U.S., Georgia and the Atlanta region. The session is set for 1:30-4:30 p.m. at Georgia State University’s Rialto Center for the Performing Arts in Atlanta. Fee: $65. Info: (404) 651-3282
MAY 20