The Greater Miami Aviation Association hosts its monthly meeting. Angela Gittens, Miami-Dade County aviation director, will speak. 11 a.m. at Miami Airport Marriott, 1201 NW LeJeune Rd., Miami. RSVP by Friday. Members $20; others $30. Details: (305) 876-7017.
The British American Chamber of Commerce South Florida will host a briefing on the global real estate markets from the Asian perspective. Keith Kerr, managing director of Swire Properties Ltd. in Hong Kong, will speak on establishing strong commercial connections in South Florida and internationally. Noon at the Miami City Club, Wachovia Financial Center, 2000 Biscayne Blvd., 55th floor. Members $70; others $80. Details: Muriel Sommers, (305) 377-0992 or baccmiami.org.
The Association of Public Corporations will host a seminar on employee stock options. Terry Adamson, assistant vice president of Aon, a brokerage firm, will evaluate methods for stock option expensing and how companies are reacting to the changes. 6-8 p.m. at The Westin Fort Lauderdale, Coral Gables Room, 400 Corporate Drive, Fort Lauderdale. Members free; others $35. RSVP. Details: (305) 666-7105 or APS@chasemiami.com.
The South Florida Interactive Marketing Association will host a forum for interactive professionals on content management. Chris O'Day, vice president of Platform Architect, and Michele Piernick, director of Web Marketing, will speak. 6-8:30 p.m. at The Tower Club, 100 SE Third Ave., Fort Lauderdale. Members free; others $39. RSVP required. Details: Keith Fletcher, (954) 547-1965 or www.sfima.com.
The Organization of Women in International Trade will host a lecture by Alicia Cappellaro on auditing assistance by external auditors, incorporations, outsource accounting directors/controllers, tax directors and an overview of payroll processing and budget preparation. 6:30-8 p.m. at the Omni Colonnade, 180 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables. RSVP. Details: Daisy Pagan, firstname.lastname@example.org.
CHAMBER GALA DINNER
The Brazil-American Chamber of Commerce of Florida will host an Independence Gala Dinner, including cocktails, music, dinner and dancing. 7:30 p.m. at The Biltmore Hotel, 1200 Anastasia Ave., Coral Gables. RSVP required. Details: (305) 579-9030; (954) 965-1184 or www.brazilchamber.org.
PARLIIMENTARY LAW UNIT MEETING
The South Dade Parlimentary Law Unit will host a meeting with speaker MaryScull Brown, a professional registered parliamentarian. 9:30 a.m. at Central Christian Church, Fellowship Hall, 222 Menores Ave., Coral Gables. Free. Details: (305) 448-9928 or (305) 661-2917.
RETIREES AND FINANCE
A lecture on handling retirement funds will feature discussion on whether the senior population and retired individuals will be able to effectively preserve their income. Noon-1:30 p.m. at Tony Roma's, 18851 S Dixie Highway, Cutler Ridge. Complimentary lunch. Free. RSVP required. Details: (305) 460-2221 or www.avoid-retirement-mistakes.com.