"Internet: The Coming Backlash, or Stop the Internet, I wanna get off." Speaker: Sam Silva, senior editor, America Economia. Presented by the Florida chapter of the International Advertising Association. $40; $30 for members. 12:15-1:45 p.m. The Bankers Club, 14th floor, One Biscayne Tower, 2 S Biscayne Blvd. Details: (305) 529-5006.
Speaker: Cathy Swanson, city director of development. Sponsored by the Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce. $10; free to members. 7:30 a.m. Country Club Ballroom, Biltmore Hotel, 1200 Anastasia Ave., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 446-1657.
"Yucatan Tourism Caravan." Presented by the Tourism Office of Mexico. RSVP. 5-8 p.m. Westin Fort Lauderdale Hotel, 400 Corporate Drive, Fort Lauderdale. Details: (305) 567-1909.
Broward Business Expo table-top trade show presented by the Northwest Broward Chamber of Commerce. More than 150 exhibitors are expected to participate. RSVP. $10; $5 for members. Radisson Resort, 11775 Heron Bay Blvd., Coral Springs. Details: (954) 565-5750.
"The Bush Administration & Latin America." Sponsored by the Council of the Americas. $35; $25 for members. 4-4:30 p.m. Prado Room, Biltmore Hotel, 1200 Anastasia Ave., Coral Gables. Details: (212) 628-3200, ext. 372.
"The US & World Economy." Speaker: Leslie J. Nanberg, chief economist and executive vice president, MFS. Sponsored by the Miami Bond Club. $45; $30 for members. 6:30 p.m. Miami City Club, 55th floor, First Union Financial Center, 200 SE Second St. Details: (305) 577-8866 or email@example.com.
"Yucatan Tourism Caravan." Presented by the Tourism Office of Mexico. RSVP. Noon-3 p.m. Sheraton West Palm Beach Hotel, 630 Clearwater Park Road, West Palm Beach. Details: (305) 567-1909.
Presented by the Aventura Chamber of Commerce. 10 a.m.-9:30 p.m. Aventura Mall, 19501 Biscayne Blvd., Aventura. Details: (954)ÿ346-7407.
"Home-cooked British pub grub," music by The Young Ones. Presented by the Florida Association of British Business. $20. 7-11 p.m. Churchill's Pub, 5501 NE Second St. Details: (954) 565-3429.
Presented by the Aventura Chamber of Commerce. Noon-8 p.m. Aventura Mall, 19501 Biscayne Blvd., Aventura. Details: (954)ÿ346-7407.
Speaker: Richard Roffman, publisher of Miami Business. Sponsored by the Doral & Airport West Chamber of Commerce. 11:30 a.m. Holiday Inn Miami Airport West, 8181 NW 36th St. Details: (305) 592-5141.
Business after hours reception by the North Dade Regional, South Beach and Greater Miami Hispanic chambers. RSVP. $5; free for members. 5:30-7:30 p.m. Union Planters Bank lobby, 400 Arthur Godfrey Road, Miami Beach. Details: (305) 534-1903.
TRADE WORKSHOP SERIES
"Air & ocean transportation." Presented by the SER IBM Institute for exporters and importers. $50. SER-Jobs for Progress, Suite 421, 42 NW 27th Ave. Details: (305) 649-7500, ext. 120.
MEMBERSHIP DRIVE PARTY
Presented by the Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce, with business card exchange. RSVP. $15; free for members. $5 valet parking. 5 p.m. Grove Isle Resort & Club, 4 Grove Isle Drive. Details: (305) 446-1657.
Presented by the National Association of Industrial & Office Properties. Speaker: David M. Dabby, president, Dabby Group Cos. $40; $20 for members. With 8 a.m. buffet breakfast. 8:30 a.m. Signature Grand Conference Center, 6900 State Road 84, Davie. Details: (954) 938-2137.
Miami-Dade Marketing Initiative. RSVP by Feb. 19. 5:30 p.m. Country Club Ballroom, Biltmore Hotel, 1200 Anastasia Ave., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 579-1382.
BUSINESS AFTER HOURS
Presented by the Aventura Chamber of Commerce Women. Reservations required. $10; free for members. 6-8 p.m. Fish 54, 18841 Biscayne Blvd., Aventura. Details: (305) 935-2131.
"Perspective on the Brazilian Media & Freedom of Expression in Brazil." Speaker: Jayme Sirotsky, chairman, Rede Brasil. $50; $35 for members. Noon-2 p.m. Bayview Foyer, Sheraton Biscayne Bay, 495 Brickell Ave. Details: (305) 579-9030.
ADDY AWARDS & GALA
Presented by the Advertising Federation of Greater Miami. $90; $75 for members. 7:30 p.m. Roney Palace Beach Resort & Spa, 2399 Collins Ave., Miami Beach. Details: (305) 665-1970 or adfedmiami.com.