Chamber South hosts a meeting of its Governmental Affairs Committee. 7:30-8:30 a.m. 6410 SW 80th St., South Miami. Details: (305) 661-1621 ext. 100 or www.chambersouth.com
SMALL BUSINESS MEETING
Meeting of Chamber South's Small Business Committee. 7:30-8:30 a.m. 6410 SW 80th St., South Miami. Details: (305) 661-1621 ext. 100 or www.chambersouth.com
The Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce and the Realtor Association of Greater Miami and the Beaches along with media sponsor Miami Today will host a residential real estate roundtable to discuss the future of the industry around the state. The discussion will be moderated by Miami Today Publisher Michael Lewis and will include panelists Claudine Colli of the Home Financing Center, Hector Fernandez of Fullerton-Diaz Architects, Estrellita Sibilia of Weiss Serota Helfman Pastoriza Cole and Boniske PL and Clay Wilson of BankUnited. 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Hyatt Regency Coral Gables, 50 Alhambra Plaza, Coral Gables. Details: www.coralgableschamber.org.
"Time" magazine Bureau Chief Tim Padgett will moderate a discussion of future US-Latin-American relations between Latin-American Policy advisers for the presidential candidates. 11:30 a.m. 1601 Biscayne Blvd., ballroom level, Miami. $35 for members, $45 for nonmembers. Details: (305) 577-5477 or www.miamichamber.com.
The president of the Latin Intelligence Corp., Maria Velez de Berliner, will discuss the opportunities and challenges Brazil faces while trying to capitalize on the billions of barrels of oil in between the Espírito Santo and Santa Catarina regions. Noon-2 p.m. The Westin Colonnade Hotel, 180 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables. $45 for members, $60 for nonmembers. Details: (305) 579-9030 or www.brazilchamber.org.
COFFEE WITH THE PRESIDENT
The Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce hosts a morning meeting with Bass Museum Director Silvia Karman Cubiñá. 9-10 a.m. 2121 Park Ave., Miami Beach. Details: (305) 695-6829 or www.miamibeachchamber.com.
INVESTING IN BRAZIL
The Brazilian-American Chamber of Commerce of Florida will host a tax seminar to acquaint those interested in investing in Brazilian businesses with country's revised tax code. 8-10:30 a.m. Hyatt Regency Downtown, 400 SE 2nd Ave., Miami. $35 for members, $50 for nonmembers. Details: www.brazilchamber.org.
Meeting of the Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce's International Affairs Committee. 8 a.m. 224 Catalonia Ave., first floor conference room, Coral Gables. Details: (305) 446-1657 or www.coralgableschamber.org.
The Florida Foreign Trade Association hosts an import/export seminar. 2:30-5 p.m. Miami Free Zone, 2305 NW 107th Ave., Doral. $195 for two sessions. Details: (305) 471-0737 or www.ffta.com.
Meeting of the Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce's Cultural Affairs Committee. 9 a.m. 224 Catalonia Ave., first floor conference room, Coral Gables. Details: (305) 446-1657 or www.coralgableschamber.org.
The Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce hosts a forum featuring several South Florida candidates for Congress in a debate moderated by Channel 10 Senior Political Reporter Michael Putney. 11:30 a.m. Jungle Island, 1111 Parrot Jungle Trail, Treetop Ballroom, Watson Island. $55 for members, $65 for others before Oct. 3. $65 for members, $75 for others after Oct. 3. Details: (305) 577-541 or www.miamichamber.com.
The Minority Chamber of Commerce hosts its seventh annual Procurement Expo for businesses seeking to enter into business bidding contracts with governmental and private entities. 8 a.m.-4 p.m. 11000 SW 57th Ave. Details: (786) 260-1965 or www.minoritycontractorsfair.org.
Meeting of Chamber South's Military Affairs Committee. 8-9 a.m. 900 Perrine Ave. Details: (305) 661-1621 ext. 100 or www.chambersouth.com.
Meeting of the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce's Cargo Network Task Force. 8-9:30 a.m. Cargo Clearance Center, 6601 NW 25th St., Miami. Details: www.miamichamber.com.