Ponce de Leon Development Association hosts a luncheon featuring Florida House of Representatives' Julio Robaina. Noon at City Cellar, 45 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables. Details: (305) 443-7973.
The Business Referral Group features guest speaker Herbert S. Saffir, co-inventor of the Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Scale, which categorizes different levels of huricanes. Saffir will discuss preventing hurricane damage. $17 includes lunch. Details: (786) 290-3035.
NEW MEMBER BREAKFAST
New Member Breakfast at Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce. 8:30 a.m. at 1920 Meridian Ave., 3rd floor, Miami Beach. Details: (305) 695-6834 or RSVP@miamibeachchamber.com
Miami-Dade Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce hosts a meeting related to real estate. 4-6 p.m. at 1800 NE 114th St., Penthouse 10, Miami. Members only. RSVP required. Details: (305) 573-4000.
The Women's Business Network of the Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce hosts The Business of Glamour featuring guest speaker Margarita Pardo Abrishami, publisher of Vive Magazine. 11:30 a.m. at Hyatt Regency Coral Gables, 50 Alhambra Plaza, Coral Gables. RSVP by July 9. $20-$35. Details: (305) 446-1657 or www.coralgableschamber.org
National Hispana Leadership Institute Empowerment Conference hosts a professional development and motivational program featuring guest speakers such as Florida House of Representatives' Anitere Flores. 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at The Biltmore Hotel, Alhambra Ballroom, 1200 Anastasia Avenue, Coral Gables. $25. Details: (703) 527-6007 or www.nhli.org
Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce hosts Goals Conference 2006 Our Chamber in Forward Motion featuring roundtable discussions, speakers, networking receptions, and entertainment. Through July 15. 9 a.m. at Sonesta Beach Resort Key Biscayne, 350 Ocean Dr., Key Biscayne. $100. Details: (305) 446-1657 or www.coralgableschamber.org
Miami Beach Bar Association hosts a luncheon meeting and discussion on juvenile law update featuring guest speaker Lester Langer, assistant aministrative judge, Juvenile Division. Noon at Miami Beach Golf Club, 2301 Alton Road, Miami Beach. $25-$35. Details: (305) 670-6750 or (305) 604-4057.
North Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce hosts a business networking event. 5:30-7 p.m. at PAUL, 14861 Biscayne Blvd., North Miami Beach. Free members; $10 others. RSVP required. Details: (305) 944-8500.