"Membership Campaign 2001 Awards." Presented by the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce. Reservations required. 5:30-7:30 p.m. American Airlines Arena, 601 Biscayne Blvd. Details: (305) 577-5490.
Insiders' view of pit, team garages and paddock areas. Sponsored by the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce southern area council. Includes luncheon with Johnny Rutherford, afternoon of practice for Infiniti Grand Prix of Miami. Seating limited; reservations required. 10:30 a.m. registration. 10:45 a.m. pit tour. Homestead Miami Speedway, Southwest 344th Street or Palm Drive exit, east to Gate 18, Homestead. Details: (305) 577-5490.
Meet members of the Miami River Organizational Committee at the 5th annual Miami River Day, featuring historical re-enactments, river boat tours, children's activities and music by Iko Iko, Shufly, Luis Bofill, others. Noon-9 p.m. Lummus Park, 250 N River Drive. Details: (305) 770-2623.
"Sports Marketing: How it relates to golf in Latin America." Speaker: Elisa Gaudet, Tour de las Americas. Presented by Women in International Trade Miami. $25; $20 for members. 6-8 p.m. Citi Club, 55th floor, First Union Financial Center, 200 S Biscayne Blvd. Details: (305) 447-9300.
"How to start & run a successful business." Billed as a must for startups and expansions. Presented by the SCORE group of the US SBA. Free. 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Citadel Building, 49 NW Fifth St. Details: (305) 371-6889.
"Diversity as a competitive advantage." Speaker: Annette Cummings, director of diversity services for Bernard Hodes. Expo from 6-7 p.m. Presented by NAWBO Miami. $35; $30 for members with reservations. 7-8:30 p.m. Crowne Plaza Miami International Airport, 950 Lejeune Road. Details: (305) 444-4437.
"Up Close & Personal." Presented by the Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce. Speaker: Richard Barreto, police chief. Seating limited; reservations required. $15. 8:30-10:30 a.m. Miami Beach Ocean Resort, 3025 Collins Ave., Miami Beach. Details: John Ingram, (305) 672-1270, ext. 19.