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On the Agenda: Library tour, golf tournament, press club events on tap

Connect, CommNexus, NAWIC and BOMA, among other groups, are planning activities this week around San Diego.

The San Diego Building Owners & Managers Association will host a behind-the-scenes tour of the San Diego Central Library at 11 a.m. Tuesday. Darren Greenhalgh, the library’s lead engineer, will lead the tour at the library, 820 F St. in San Diego. For more information, see www.bomasd.org.

Katy Goshtasbi, founder and owner of Puris Personal Brand Solutions, will talk about developing personal brands at a meeting of the Lawyers Club of San Diego Professional Advancement Committee. The talk will be from 11:45 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. Tuesday at Gomez Law, 655 W. Broadway, Suite 1700 in San Diego. For more information, see www.lawyersclubsandiego.com.

CommNexus will discuss how social media participation and technologies interact with health care consumers at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at Knobbe & Martens' daVinci Auditorium, 12790 El Camino Real in San Diego. For more information, contact bbjerke@commnexus.org.

San Diego NAWIC chapter member Karen Belcher will share her insights about transforming young women into construction workers. Belcher is a senior apprenticeship consultant for the Department of Industrial Relations, Division of Apprenticeship Standards. The talk will begin at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at Hilton Mission Valley, 901 Camino del Rio South in San Diego. For more information, see www.nawicsd.org.

David Lizerbram — an attorney who specializes in intellectual property law, copyright law, trademarks, and new media — will be workshop speaker for the San Diego Press Club. The talk will be from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at California Western School of Law, 350 Cedar St. in San Diego. For more information, email sdpressclub@cox.net.

The San Diego County Medical Society Foundation will hold its second annual Aces for Health Golf Tournament to benefit San Diego County Medical Society Foundation's Project Access. The tournament will begin at 11:30 a.m. Thursday at Del Mar Country Club, 6001 Clubhouse Drive in Rancho Santa Fe. For more information, see www.sdcmsf.org/golf.

The Greater San Diego Association of Realtors is offering a course, “Solving the Mystery of Appraisals.” The class will be from 1 to 4 p.m. Thursday at SDAR East County Service Center, 220 W. Main St.in El Cajon. For more information, see www.sdar.com.

San Diego's most exciting innovations in pharmaceuticals, diagnostics, mobile health, therapeutics, medical devices and genomics will be covered at the Connect with Connect networking event from 5 to 7 p.m. at Janssen Labs, 3210 Merryfield Row in San Diego. For more information, see http://connect.org/connect-with-connect-2.

Air Law Institute and California Western School of Law will hold a symposium featuring top speakers from the aerospace industry and legal community. Linden Blue, vice chairman of General Atomics, will be keynote speaker at the evening awards dinner at the San Diego Air & Space Museum. The event will be from noon to 5:30 p.m. at California Western School of Law, 350 Cedar Street in San Diego. For more information, see www.airlawinstitute.com.


Local earnings

Monday: None scheduled

Tuesday: Bridgepoint Education Inc., BPI; Cytori Therapeutics Inc., CYTX

Wednesday: Orexigen Therapeutics Inc., OREX

Thursday: Senomyx Inc., SNMX; TearLab Corp., TEAR

Friday: None scheduled


IPOs planned

The following is a list of initial public offerings planned for the coming week:

Achaogen Inc. - South San Francisco, Calif., 5 million shares, priced $12 to $14, managed by Credit Suisse and Cowen & Co. Proposed Nasdaq symbol AKAO. Business: Developing antibiotic treatments of multi-drug resistant infections.

Castlight Health Inc. - San Francisco, 11.1 million shares, priced $9 to $11, managed by Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley. Proposed NYSE symbol CSLT. Business: Provides an on-demand software platform that helps self-insured employers control healthcare costs.

Diamond S Shipping Group Inc. - Greenwich, Conn., 14 million shares, priced $14 to $16, managed by Jefferies and BofA Merrill Lynch. Proposed NYSE symbol DSG. Business: Second-largest medium range oil tanker operator.

Dipexium Pharmaceuticals Inc. - New York, 2.3 million shares, priced $12 to $14, managed by Oppenheimer. Proposed Nasdaq symbol DPRX. Business: Late-stage biotech developing a topical antibiotic for diabetic foot ulcer infections.

Galmed Pharmaceuticals Ltd. - Tel Aviv, Israel, 2.35 million ordinary shares, priced $12 to $14, managed by Maxim Group. Proposed Nasdaq symbol GLMD. Business: Clinical-stage biotech developing therapies for liver diseases and gallstones.


National Events


No events scheduled.


The Commerce Department issues wholesale trade inventories for January; and the Labor Department reports job openings and the labor turnover survey for January.


The Treasury releases the federal budget for February.


The Labor Department reports weekly jobless claims; the Commerce Department releases retail sales data for February and business inventories for January; and Freddie Mac issues weekly mortgage rates.


The Labor Department releases the Producer Price Index for February.

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