JOINT MEMBERSHIP LUNCHEON
"Managed Growth & Community Building." Speaker: Steve Shiver, Miami-Dade county manager. Presented by the Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce and the Realtor Association of Greater Miami & the Beaches. $25; $30 at the door. Radisson Deauville Resort, 6701 Collins Ave., Miami Beach. Details: Kimberly Oakes, (305) 672-1270.
"Fasten Your Seatbelt: The New Economy Demands a New Workforce." Speaker: Lyle Wray, executive director, Minnesota Citizens League. Presented by the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce's education group of committees. $20. 8-9:30 a.m. Wyndham Hotel, 1601 Biscayne Blvd. Details: (305) 373-9345.
INTANGIBLE TAX SEMINAR
Free presentation on how to calculate the tax, presented by the Florida Department of Revenue. 2 p.m. Northeast Library, 2930 Aventura Blvd., Aventura. Details: Jose Angulo, (305) 499-2227.
"The Tax Man Cometh." Speaker: Eric Baker, vice president and district retirement planning specialist, Merrill Lynch. Topics include how to see the difference between retiring and "retiring well." Limited seating; reservations required. 6 p.m. Miami Dadeland Marriott, 9090 S Dadeland Blvd. Details: Bethany Rosenhack, (305) 252-5618.
"The Next Generation of Health-Care Marketing." Speaker: Orlando Alvarez, chief marketing & development officer with Mercy Health Systems. Presented by the South Florida chapter of the American Marketing Association. $35; $25 for members. 6:30-8:30 p.m. Conference Center rooms B & C, Mercy Hospital, 3663 S Miami Ave. Details by fax: (817) 548-9262.
"The Outlook for Business with Mexico: Trade, Investment & Capital Markets." Speakers: John Price, president & co-founder, InfoAmericas, and Faquiry Diaz Cal , financial consultant, Merrill Lynch. Moderator: Jerry Haar, senior research associate, UM North-South Center. RSVP by March 27. $25. 8:30-10 a.m. Wyndham Miami Biscayne Bay Hotel, 1601 Biscayne Blvd. Details: Tania Valenzuela, (305) 577-5472.
"Latin America-Caribbean Real Estate & Lending Transactions." Through March 30. Topics include resort transactions, registry system, title insurance coverage, mortgage securitization. $395. J.W. Marriott, 1111 Brickell Ave. Details: (407) 481-8181.
"From Bricks to Clicks." Presented by the Miami Internet Alliance. 6:30 p.m. JW Marriott, 1111 Brickell Ave. Details: (305) 448-6111.
The 14th annual Toby Awards organized by the Building Owners & Managers Association. $95. 7 p.m. American Airlines Arena, 601 Biscayne Blvd. Details: (305) 530-0083.
"Skills for Marketing Financial Services." Speaker: Guillermo Gomez, senior vice president, Northern Trust Bank. $195. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. FIU College of Business Administration, University Park Campus. Details: (305) 348-2771 or (800) 955-8771.