Calendar Of Events Conventions
Written by Miami Today on December 5, 2002
The Caribbean Latin American Action presents "Competitiveness of the Third Border in 2005." Conference features a panel of experts representing both public and private sector entities, discussing important regulatory policy as well as information technology issues in the region. Loews Miami Beach Hotel, 1601 Collins Ave., Miami Beach. Details: (202) 466-7464 or visit www.claa.org.
FOOD & BEVERAGE CONFERENCE
The Miami Beach Convention Center welcomes the Americas Food & Beverage Trade Show and Conference. Exhibits with thousands of unique foods from the U.S., Latin America, Canada and the Caribbean, special seminars on how to increase profits in English, Spanish and Portuguese, new product showcase, and the Americas Food & Beverage Awards. 8:30 a.m. – 11:20 a.m. at the Miami Beach Conventions Center, 1700 Convention Center Drive, Miami Beach. Details: (305) 871-7910 or visit www.worldtrade.org/food.
Southeastern Life Sciences Association hosts fourth annual Southeastern Biotechnology Investor Forum. Two-day, Atlanta conference features presentations by a number of industry leaders and panel discussions. 7:30 a.m. at the Ritz-Carlton, 3434 Peachtree Road NE, Buckhead. Details: (404) 745-2439.
The Electric Vehicle Association of the Americas hosts their annual Electric Transportation Industry Conference and Exposition through Dec. 13. Meet international auto and other equipment manufacturers, technology developers and component suppliers, test drive the latest fuel cell, hybrid and battery electric vehicles. Convention takes place at the Westin Diplomat Resort & Conventions Center, Hollywood Beach. Details: (408) 741-5870, Pam Turner.
The Annual National Reading Conference will be held through Dec. 14 at the Hotel Inter-Continental, 100 Chopin Plaza, Miami. Estimated attendance: 800. Details: (305) 577-1000.