Calendar Of Events Business
Written by Miami Today on March 2, 2006
The Florida District Export Council hosts an introduction to exporting seminar. 8 a.m. at 5341 NW 33rd Ave., Fort Lauderdale. $95 includes luncheon. RSVP required. Details: (954) 356-6640.
University of Miami School of Law hosts a symposium on emerging public and private partnerships in American law. Features guest speakers from local law firms, associations, and national organizations. 8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. at Alma Jennings Student Lounge, 1311 Miller Dr., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 284-8564.
PORT OF MIAMI TUNNEL
A meeting for potential bidders to discuss the Port of Miami tunnel procurement process. 1-5 p.m. at Florida Department of Transportation, District 6 offices, 1000 NW 111th Ave. Details: (305) 573-4455.
INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY
World Trade Center Miami hosts the third annual International Women’s Day Awards Luncheon honoring Frances Bohnsack, executive director of the Miami River Marine Group; Belen Cristino, trade commissioner of Spain; Ruby Hogan, port director at Port Everglades; and Glenda Hood, former Florida secretary of state. Guest speaker Susan Kaufman Purcell, director of the Center for Hemispheric Policy at the University of Miami, will discuss opportunities for women in international business. 11:30 a.m. at Sheraton Miami Mart Hotel, 711 NW 72nd Ave. RSVP required. $40-$400. Details: (305) 871-7910 or email@example.com.
WOMEN AWARDS CEREMONY
Miami-Dade Parks and Recreation honors 15 women from Miami-Dade County at the 18th annual In the Company of Women Awards Ceremony. 6:30-9 p.m. at Vizcaya Museum and Gardens, 3251 S. Miami Ave., Miami. $30 includes cocktails, buffet, entertainment, silent auction, and award ceremony. Details: (305) 755-7906.
Seminar and luncheon discussion on business and identity theft. Guest speaker will be Katherine Fernandez-Rundle, Miami-Dade County-based state attorney. 9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. at Doral Park Country Club, 5001 NW 104th Ave., Doral. RSVP required. $30-$35. Details: (305) 471-0737.
Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce will present the Health Care Heroes lifetime achievement award to John G. Clarkson, outgoing dean of the University of Miami’s School of Medicine. 11:30 a.m. at Radisson Hotel Miami, 1601 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. $60-$600. RSVP required. Details: (305) 577-5491.
Greater North Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce hosts a business-card exchange. 5:30-7 p.m. at Value Store It, 901 N. Miami Beach Blvd., North Miami Beach. Free for members; $10 others includes drinks, hors d’oeuvres, and door prizes. RSVP required. Details: (305) 944-8500.