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 email@example.com.
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, firstname.lastname@example.org 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 email@example.com.
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.