FINANCIAL PROFESSIONALS LUNCHEON
The South Florida Association for Financial Professionals will host its monthly luncheon meeting with a program on electronic payments. 11 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Bankers Club, 2 S Biscayne Blvd., 14th floor, Miami. $35- $45. Details: Tom Marchesani (954) 765-2508 or www.sfafp.org.
AYREP NETWORKING EVENT
The Association of Young Real Estate Professionals will host a networking event for industry peers. 6-8 p.m. at Blu Moon Bar and Restaurant, 1717 N Bayshore Dr., second floor, Miami. Details: firstname.lastname@example.org or www.ayrep.com.
JUDICIAL COCKTAIL HOUR
The Miami Beach Bar Association hosts the second annual Judicial Cocktail Hour for lawyers, judges and their judicial assistants. 6-8 p.m. at Touch Restaurant, 910 Lincoln Rd., Miami Beach.
BUSINESS EXPO 2005
The Greater Homestead/Florida City Chamber of Commerce presents Business Expo 2005 featuring exhibits and products from different trades in the South Miami-Dade area. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. at the Homestead-Miami Speedway, 1 Speedway Blvd., Homestead. Details: (305) 257-2332 or www.chamberinaction.com.
WEALTH MANAGEMENT SEMINAR
Financial-management company, Merrill Lynch will host a free seminar on strategies to create, build and protect wealth. Using real-life scenarios, the Foley Group of Merrill Lynch will offer strategies and solutions to maximize portfolio growth. Coral Gables Country Club, 997 N. Greenway Dr., Coral Gables. Details: Richard Bruguera, (305) 557-6920.
BASF HIGH-RISE COUNCIL FORUM
The Builder's Association of South Florida will host a forum on condo conversions. Commentators will include Katrina Campins of "The Apprentice"; Jay Massirman of CB Richard Ellis; Barbara Salk of the Related Group of Florida; and Arthur Slaven of Centrum Properties. 8-10 a.m. at The Tower Club, 1 Financial Plaza, 28th floor, Fort Lauderdale. $40-$100. Details: Lilia Camejo, (305) 556-6304.
INDUSTRY AFTER HOURS
The Film Recording and Entertainment Council presents a networking event for industry professionals. 7-9 p.m. at Touch Restaurant, 910 Lincoln Road, Miami Beach. $5-$10. Details: (786) 234-7697 or email@example.com.
The Promotion and Marketing Association's Miami chapter will host a luncheon featuring speaker Edie Bornstein of Carnival Cruise Lines. Noon-2 p.m. at the University of Miami Convocation Center, 1245 Walsh Ave., Coral Gables. $25- $35. Details: www.pmalink.org.