The Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce hosts a breakfast featuring David Samson, president of the Florida Marlins. 7:30 a.m. at the Biltmore Hotel, Country Club Ballroom, 1200 Anastasia Ave., Coral Gables. Members free; others $25. Details: (305) 446-1657 or www.coralgableschamber.org.
The Enterprise Community Center presents a seminar as part of its expanding business series. 5-6 p.m. at the Enterprise Community Center, 3050 Biscayne Blvd, Suite 201, Miami. Free. Details: (305) 579-2730.
REAL ESTATE SEMINAR
Fortune International Realty hosts a real estate seminar for first-time homebuyers. Topics include contract law, commercial mortgage, tax law and appraisals. Networking event will follow seminar. 5:30 p.m. at 3138 Commodore Plaza, Coconut Grove. Details: Carlos Munoz, (305) 495-9655.
The Women's Committee of 100 Meeting presents Rod Jude, president of Sierra Club, to discuss environmental concerns. 10 a.m. at the Miami Women's Club, 1717 N. Bayshore Dr., Miami. RSVP required. $18. Details: (305)757-4825.
TIPS FOR INVENTIVE MEETINGS
Meeting Professionals International's South Florida chapter features Sue Tinnish speaking on areas such as speaker introductions, technology tips, icebreakers, networking ideas and room layouts. 5:30 p.m. at the Gusman Theater, 174 E Flagler St., Miami. $28 members; $33 others. Details: www.sfmpi.org.
The Florida Association of British Business hosts a card exchange and networking event for those interested in making British business contacts. 6-8:30 p.m. at Playwrights Irish Pub, 1265 Washington Ave., Miami Beach. $5 members; $10 others. Details: (305)371-9340 or www.britishflorida.com.
Chamber South hosts a membership breakfast featuring Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Alvarez. 7:30 a.m. at the Miami-Dadeland Marriott, 9090 S. Dadeland Blvd., Miami. RSVP required. $15-$20 members; $30 non-members. Details: (305) 661-1621 or www.chambersouth.com.
LUNCH WITH MAYOR
Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Alvarez will speak at the American Society for Public Administration's monthly luncheon. Noon-1:30 p.m. at Casa Juancho, 2436 SW Eighth St., Miami. RSVP by Monday. $20. Details: Roslyn Alic-Batson, (305) 375-5658, or Anita Gibboney, (305) 755-7873.
The Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce hosts a Women's Business Network Luncheon. 11:45 a.m. at Hyatt Regency Hotel, 30 Alhambra Plaza, Coral Gables. RSVP required. $20 members before Friday; $35 non-members and members after Friday. Details: (305)446-1657 or www.coralgableschamber.org.
The Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce hosts a business card exchange. Complimentary cocktails and hours d'oevres will be served. 5:30 p.m. at the Intelligent Office, 4000 Ponce de Leon Blvd., Coral Gables. $10 members before Friday; $15 non-members and members after Friday. Details: (305)446-1657 or www.coralgableschamber.org.
Chamber South hosts an informal panel discussion featuring business coach Steve Leibowitz. Topics will include five steps for retaining good employees. 11:45 p.m. at Chamber South, 6410 SW 80th St., South Miami. RSVP required. $15. Details: (305)661-1621 or www.chambersouth.com.