BEYOND THE BORDER
The University of Miami's Center for Hemispheric Policy hosts a panel discussion on Mexico's security challenges and their impact on its economy. Panelists are to include Bruce Bahley, chair of the university's international studies department, and Ana Maria Salazar, former US deputy assistant secretary of defense. 8 a.m. JW Marriott Hotel, 1109 Brickell Ave., Salon E, Miami. Details: www.miami.edu/chp.
Chamber South's MAC-Military Affairs Committee meets. 8-9 a.m. South Dade office, 900 Perrine Ave., Perrine. Details: (305) 661-1621 or www.chambersouth.com.
LUNCH, BUSINESS, TALK
The Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce hosts a "Champions of Business" luncheon. The afternoon meeting will feature a panel discussion with Barton G. Weiss of Barton G. and Jill Hertzberg of The Jills Real Estate Company. 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. $60 members, $70 others. Details: www.miamibeachchamber.com.
GETTING IN TOUCH
Interactive Training Solutions LLC, an executive coaching firm, hosts a seminar examining the interactive tools that can help professionals improve their networking skills. 6:30-9:30 p.m. Florida International University, 11200 SW 8th St., Sweetwater. Details: www.interactivetrainingsolutions.com.
COFFEE WITH THE PREZ
The Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce hosts a morning meeting with chamber President Wendy Kallergis. 9-10 a.m. The Ice House, 1602 Alton Road, Miami Beach. Details: (305) 695-6829 or www.miamibeachchamber.com.
SOUTH COUNTY TALKS
The South Dade Collaborative Municipal Task Force meets. Noon-1 p.m. Chamber South's Office, 6410 SW 80th St., South Miami. Details: (305) 661-1621 or www.chambersouth.com.
The Doral Chamber of Commerce hosts a social-media seminar examining how businesses can use such Web sites as Facebook, MySpace and Twitter. 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Doral Chamber of Commerce's training center, 3900 NW 79th Ave., suite 108, Doral. $47 members, $57 others. Details: www.doralchamberofcommerce.org.
The Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce hosts its monthly networking event. 6-8 p.m. The Palms Hotel and Spa, 3025 Collins Ave., Miami Beach. $10 members, $15 others. Details: www.miamibeachchamber.com.
The Miami-Dade Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce hosts a breakfast networking event. 9 a.m. Miami Beach Golf Course, 2301 Alton Road, Miami Beach. Details: www.gogaymiami.com.
GOOD MORNING GABLES
The Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce hosts a "Good Morning Coral Gables" breakfast with keynote speaker Eneida Roldan, president and CEO of Jackson Health System's Public Health Trust. 7:30 a.m. Biltmore Hotel, 1200 Anastasia Ave., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 446-1657 or www.coralgableschamber.org.
PEN YOUR PLAN
Florida International University's Entrepreneurship Center hosts a business plan-writing workshop. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Florida International University, 11200 SW 8th St., CBC's special events room, Sweetwater. Details: www.entrepreneurship.fiu.edu/bootcamp.