Calendar Of Events Business
Written by Miami Today on October 30, 2008
The Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce hosts a panel discussion dedicated to "thinking outside the box" in retail. 11:30 a.m. 8400 NW 33rd St., Doral. $30 members, $40 others. Details: (305) 577-5432 or www.miamichamber.com.
Florida International University and the Spanish Embassy host a conference to make all text books for teaching Spanish, Portuguese, Japanese and Chinese for business available to K-12 teachers. The conference will bring editorial companies from different parts of the world to Miami to showcase their materials to K-12 teachers from all around the US. Oct. 31-Nov. 1. Hotel Sofitel Miami, 5800 Blue Lagoon Drive, Miami. Details: (305) 348-1740 or www.ciber.fiu.edu.
The Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce hosts a meeting of its International Affairs Committee. 8 a.m. 224 Catalonia Ave., first floor, Coral Gables. Details: (305) 446-1657 or www.gableschamber.org.
The Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce hosts a meeting of its Go Green Committee. 8:30 a.m. 224 Catalonia Ave., conference room one, Coral Gables. Details: (305) 446-1657 or www.gableschamber.org.
The Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce hosts a meeting of its Business Builders’ Group. 12:15 p.m. 224 Catalonia Ave., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 446-1657 or www.gableschamber.org.
The British-American Chamber of Commerce and Bilzin Sumberg Beana Price and Axelrod LLP host the "Guy Fawkes" networker. 6-8 p.m. 200 S Biscayne Blvd., 25th Floor, Miami. $10. Details: (786) 302-0144/
The Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce hosts a team member-engagement seminar exploring methods for creating a unifying purpose among employees. 8 a.m. Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce, 1601 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. $45 members, $65 others. Details: www.miamichamber.com.
The South Florida Hispanic Chamber of Commerce hosts the 14th annual Sunshine Awards honoring those whose careers, leadership and community service have stood out over the past year. The ceremony will feature guest speaker Jose Abreu, director of Miami International Airport. Noon. Conrad Hotel, 1395 Brickell Ave., Miami. $60 members, $75 others. Details: (305) 534-1903.
The Anti-Defamation League hosts its 2008 Jurisprudence Award Luncheon honoring Francisco R. Angones and Richard C. Milstein. Noon. Hilton Miami Downtown, 1601 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. Details: (561) 988-2941 or www.adl.org.
The Florida Foreign Trade Association hosts the "How to Leverage Export Market to Success" seminar. 2-6 p.m. Miami Free Zone, 2305 NW 107th Ave., Doral. $150. Details: (305) 471-0737 or www.ffta.com.