Calendar Of Events Business
Written by Miami Today on June 21, 2007
The World Trade Center of Miami and other organizations present the New Orleans Region Business and Matchmaking Forum. 11 a.m. -4 p.m. at Biltmore Hotel, 1200 Anastasia Ave., Coral Gables. $50-$175. Details: (504) 529-1601, Ext. 222 or www.wtcno.org/programs.
Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce presents Networking Series: Emerging Leadership Council at Miami Beach Chamber. 11 a.m.- 1p.m. at 1920 Meridian Ave., Third Floor, Miami Beach. $29-$100. Details: Tim Pederson, (305) 752-1024.
British American Chamber of Commerce hosts a business luncheon with Pamela C. Conover, president and CEO of Seabourn Cruise Line. Topic of discussion: The Inception, Construction, and Launch of the Queen Mary 2. Noon-2 p.m. at The Bankers Club of Miami, One Biscayne Tower, Miami. $70-$80. Details: (954) 942-7330 or Roy Yates at firstname.lastname@example.org.
North Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce hosts a quarterly business meeting. Noon at Nova Southeastern University, 1750 NE 167th St., North Miami Beach. RSVP required. $20-$23. Details: (305) 944-8500.
The Brazilian-American Chamber of Commerce of Florida hosts a business-card exchange. 6-8 p.m. at Porcão Rodizio Steakhouse, 801 Brickell Bay Dr., Miami. RSVP required. Details: (305) 579-9030, email@example.com or www.brazilchamber.org.
Chamber South’s Business After Hours hosts Speed Leads, a business networking event. 5:30-7 p.m. at South Miami Branch, 6075 Sunset Dr., South Miami. $5-$15. RSVP required. Details: (305) 661-1621 or www.chambersouth.com.
City of Coral Gables hosts a seminar on business preparedness for severe weather. 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Coral Gables War Memorial Youth Center, 405 University Dr., Coral Gables. RSVP required. Free. Details: (305) 460-5314.
The United States-Mexico Chamber of Commerce hosts a farewell reception for Consul General Jorge Lomónaco. 7-9 p.m. at The Country Club of Coral Gables, Grand Ballroom, 997 N. Greenway Dr., Coral Gables. RSVP required. Limited seating. Details: (305) 275-1536 or www.usmcoc.org.
Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce presents a coffee with its president, Wendy Kallergis, and chamber members. 9-10 a.m. at Britto Central USA, 818 Lincoln Rd., Miami Beach. RSVP required. Free. Details: (305) 695 6834 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Networking event with the Young Professionals of the Red Cross. 10 p.m. at The Pawn Shop Lounge, 1222 NE Second Ave., Miami. Free members; $15 others. Details: (305) 644-1200.
Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce hosts a discussion on Preparing Greater Miami: A Look at Windstorm Insurance and Contractor Fraud. 8:30 a.m. at 1601 Biscayne Blvd., Ballroom level, Miami. $25-$35. Details: (305) 577-5432.
Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce hosts a business networking event with reception. 6-8 p.m. at Palmetto Bay Village Center, The Palm Room, 18001 Old Cutler Rd., Miami. RSVP required. Free. Details: (305) 577-5478 or www.miamichamber.com.
Miami Beach Latin Chamber of Commerce hosts a networking reception. 6-9 p.m. at Shula’s at the Alexander Hotel, 5225 Collins Ave., Miami Beach. RSVP required. Free members; $10 others. Details: (305) 674-1414 or www.miamibeach.org.
Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce and Florida Chamber of Commerce host a review of property-tax legislation and presentations by Sen. Alex Diaz de la Portilla, Sen. Frederica S. Wilson, Rep. Anitere Flores and Rep. Dan Gelber. 11:30 a.m. at 1601 Biscayne Blvd., Ballroom level, Miami. $55-$65. RSVP required. Details: (305) 577-5464 or www.miamichamber.com.