Calendar Of Events Business
Written by Miami Today on October 26, 2006
Center for Hemispheric Policy features guest speaker Janet A. Sanderson, US ambassador to Haiti. 5 p.m. at Hyatt Regency Coral Gables, 50 Alhambra Plaza, Coral Gables. Free students and administrators; $30 others. Details: (305) 284-3708 or www.miami.edu/chp.
Center for Hemispheric Policy presents a lecture on Increasing Global Competitiveness: Lessons From Brazil, Central America, and Mexico. 8 a.m. at Hyatt Regency Coral Gables, 50 Alhambra Plaza, Coral Gables. Free students and academics; $30 others. Details: (305) 284-3707 or www.miami.edu/chp.
The sixth annual Women in International Trade International presents International Businesswoman Of The Year awards luncheon. 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. at The Colonnade Hotel, 180 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables. $50-$60. Details: (305) 639-2133.
The Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce hosts the 2007 Sand In My Shoes Award. The dinner and award ceremony honors Jayne and Leonard Abess. Nov. 2. 6:30 p.m. at Radisson Hotel Miami, 1601 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. Business attire. RSVP required. $350-$25,000. Details: (305) 577-5425 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Miami-Dade Department of Business Development hosts a reception in celebration of a new program that guarantees loans to Community Small Business Enterprise and Small Business Enterprise. 6 p.m. at Continental National Bank of Miami, 1801 SW First St., Miami. RSVP by Oct. 30. Details: (305) 375-3135 or (305) 375-3121.
Miami-Dade County Commission for Women celebrates its 35th anniversary with a reception. The county also will distribute this year’s Connections Directory of women’s organizations for free. 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Grand Bay Miami Hotel, 2669 S. Bayshore Dr., Coconut Grove. RSVP by Nov. 10. Details: (305) 375-5011 or www.miamidade.gov/cfw.