The Rotary Club will hold event on health-care disparities in South Florida. Betsey Cooke, CEO of Health Choice Network, will speak. Noon-1:30 p.m. today (4/15) at Rusty Pelican, 3201 Rickenbacker Causeway, Key Biscayne. Details: (305) 443-5787.
KEYS TO SUCCESSFUL INVESTING
Dennis S. Amodio of Morgan Stanley and Jorge Loew of Phoenix Investments will give a free financial seminar. 6:30 p.m. today (4/15) at Chart House Restaurant, 51 Chart House Dr., Coconut Grove. Details: Dennis S. Amodio, (305) 375-6623.
The Women's Committee of 100, a coalition of small business organizations that recognizes women in business, will host annual awards luncheon honoring women who have made significant accomplishments in business and humanitarian endeavors. 10:30 a.m. at Miami Women's Club, 1737 N. Bayshore Dr., Miami. $18. Details: (305) 757-4825.
'SMART WOMEN FINISH RICH'
The Miami-Dade County Commission for Women will host a workshop for women based on David Bach's best-selling book. Lynda Anapol of Morgan Stanley will discuss the seven steps to help women achieve financial security. 6-8:30 p.m. at the Miami Women's Club, 1737 N. Bayshore Dr., Miami. Free. RSVP by today (4/15). Details: (305) 375-5011 or email@example.com.
The Urban Land Institute and the Southeast Florida/Caribbean District Council will present a two-part program, Evolution and Revolution: The New Downtowns. Broward downtowns discussion 7:30 a.m.-1 p.m. and Palm Beach downtowns discussion 11 a.m.-6 p.m. at Boca Raton Resort & Club, 501 E. Camino Real, Boca Raton. $50-$200. Details: (800) 321-5011.
The Women's Business Network of the Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce will host Coffee & Couture featuring trends for spring fashions. 8 a.m. at Nordstrom's in the Village of Merrick Park, 4310 Ponce de Leon Blvd., Coral Gables. Members $20; others $35. Payment due today (4/15). Details: (305) 446-1657 or www.coralgableschamber.org.
The Not-For-Profit committee of Chamber South will hold a meeting at 7:30 a.m. at 6410 SW 80th St., Miami. The committee was established to create interaction between non-profit community organizations to improve community life. Details: (305) 661-1621 or www.chambersouth.com.
BAR ASSOCIATION MEETING
Miami Beach Bar Association will hold meeting on the magic of civility and professionalism. Ellen Leesfield will speak. Noon at Van Dyke CafÈ, Second Floor, 846 Lincoln Rd., Miami Beach. $18. Details: David Alschuler Esq., (305) 549-6565.
The Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce will host networking event. 5:30 p.m. at Les Halles, 2415 Ponce de Leon Blvd., Coral Gables. Members $10; others $15. Details: (305) 446-1657 or www.coralgableschamber.org.
The South Florida Hispanic Chamber of Commerce and BankAtlantic will host Celebrating the Arts in Miami Beach reception with cocktails and appetizers. 5:30 p.m. at Romero Britto Art Gallery, 818 Lincoln Rd., Miami Beach. Members free; others $10. Details: (305) 534-1903.
INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS SEMINAR
The Law Offices of Becker & Poliakoff PA will host a series of briefings on opportunities and challenges for global business expansion. 8:30 a.m. at 3111 Stirling Rd., Fort Lauderdale. Details: (954) 987-7550, Ext. 4144 or www.becker-poliakoff.com/seminars.
Morgan Stanley will host financial planning strategies event. Cesar Murillo of Furman Selz Investment Management and Karen Roberts of Sagemark Estate Planning will speak. 6 p.m. at the Biltmore Hotel, Brickell Rm., 1200 Anastasia Ave., Coral Gables. Hors d'oeuvres and cocktails served. Details: Brad Wynn, (305) 347-6710 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Florida International Bankers Association will host an Ex-Im Bank Certification Training program on financial solutions for lenders, trade credit management, loans and guarantees and other topics relevant in international trade. 8:30 a.m.-4:15 p.m. April 22 and 8:30 a.m.-noon at SunTrust Bank, 777 Brickell Ave. $375-$395. Details: (305) 579-0086 or email@example.com.
The Society of Competitive Intelligence Professionals and the Florida & Caribbean Chapter of the Special Libraries Association will present a full-day conference, In Search of Competitive Intelligence from Financials: Ethics, Gathering, Analysis and Intelligence Conclusions. Breakfast and lunch provided. 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. at the University of Miami, Storer Auditorium, 5250 University Dr., Coral Gables. Members $50; students $25; others $55. Pre-registration recommended. Details: (305) 284-6516; (703) 739-0696, Ext. 118; or https://www.123signup.com/event?id=nxhg.