Calendar Of Events Business
Written by Miami Today on November 2, 2006
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.
Greater Miami Jewish Federation celebrates the launch of The Network, an organization for Jewish professionals under 40. 7 p.m. at Catalina Hotel & Beach Club, 1732 Collins Ave., Miami Beach. RSVP required. $15. Details: (786) 866-8447 or (305) 674-1160.
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 required. Details: (305) 375-3135 or (305) 375-3121.
Commercial Real Estate Women-Miami hosts a cocktail reception and networking event for commercial real estate professionals. Proceeds benefit the Women’s Fund of Miami-Dade County. 6-9 p.m. at Freedom Tower, 600 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. $50. Details: (305) 284-0118.
Brazilian-American Chamber of Commerce of Florida presents Marketing Places and Managing the Brazil Brand-; A business luncheon with guest speaker and author David Gertner. Noon-2 p.m. at One Biscayne Tower, 14th fl., Miami. $45-$65. Details: (305) 579-9030.
Vision Foreign Trade Zone hosts a business forum on international trade. 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m. at Miami Dade College, Homestead Campus, 500 College Terr., Rm.222, Homestead. RSVP by Nov. 10. $35. Details: (305) 247-7082.
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.
The Institute for Asian Studies hosts From East to West and West to East conference. The event will also include a panel discussion on Asian values in the business world, investments, global issues, leadership, entrepreneurship and more. 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m. at Florida International University, University Park Campus, Graham Center, 11200 SW 8th St., Tamiami. Details: (305) 348-1914.