Calendar Of Events Business
Written by Miami Today on April 6, 2006
Brickell Area Association and the Continental Group host a discussion on the impact of hurricanes. 8 a.m. at Skyline on Brickell, 2101 Brickell Ave., Miami. Details: (305) 375-0080.
University of Miami hosts an investment roundtable. Indexed versus actively managed funds will be the topic of discussion. Featured speakers will be Mario J. Gabelli, chief executive at GAMCO Investors; and Weston J. Wellington, vice president of Dimensional Fund Advisors. 4:30-5:15 p.m. at the Storer Auditorium, 5250 University Dr., Coral Gables. Free. Details: (305) 284-5500.
Business committee meeting. 7:30 a.m. at Chamber South Miami Conference Center, 6410 SW 80th St., South Miami. RSVP required. Details: (305) 661-1621 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Roundtable on US imports and trade practices, with presentations by leading members of the South Florida business community. 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. at Sun-Sentinel Auditorium, 200 E. Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale. Light lunch included. RSVP required. Free. Details: (954) 356-6640.
University of Miami hosts a lecture on globalization and business with Harvard and Oxford University professor Niall Ferguson. 6:45 p.m. at UM’s School of Business Administration Storer Auditorium, 5250 University Dr., Coral Gables. Free. Details: (305) 284-5955.
Chamber South network lunch. Noon at Radisson Kendall Hotel and Suites, 9100 N. Kendall Dr., Kendall. $20-$30. RSVP required. Details:
Miami Beach Bar Association presents a luncheon and discussion on preserving errors on appeal, featuring guest speaker Jack R. Reiter. Noon at Miami Beach Golf Club, 2301 Alton Rd., Miami Beach. $25-$35. Details: (305) 670-6750.
Florida Foreign Trade Association School of Business hosts an online business seminar. 6-8:30 p.m. at Miami Free Zone, 2305 NW 107th Ave., Doral. $45. Details: (305) 471-0737.
United Teachers of Dade hosts an education summit. 8 a.m.-4 p.m. at Radisson Hotel Miami, 1601 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. Features a forum of discussion among public-school teachers and community and business leaders. Details: www.utd.org.
TWELVE GOOD MEN
Ronald McDonald House of Miami at Jackson Memorial Center hosts its 13th annual Twelve Good Men luncheon and award ceremony to honor South Florida’s twelve most distinguished men for their dedication to the Miami community. 11:30 a.m. at Parrot Jungle Island, 1111 Parrot Jungle Trail, Watson Island. $100-1,500. Details: (305) 324-5683.