Calendar Of Events Business
Written by Miami Today on October 29, 2009
Geoscapes hosts the sixth annual Multicultural Marketing Summit showcasing solutions Fortune 1,000 companies use to successfully target multi-cultural audiences. The event is designed for marketing analysts and executives and will bring together the latest market data and workshops along with case studies by leading marketing, media and distribution companies. Ends Oct. 30. Mandarin Oriental, 500 Brickell Key Drive, Miami. Details: www.multiculturalmarketingsummit.com.
WORK AND EAT
The Miami-Dade Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce hosts a business builders luncheon. 11:30 a.m. Perricone’s Marketplace, 15 SE 10th St., Miami. $30. RSVP required. Details: (305) 573-4000 or email@example.com.
The Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce hosts the "Sustainable South Florida" awards luncheon recognizing businesses and individuals in the categories of "Green Visionary," "Green Education and Outreach" and more. 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Sofitel Miami, 5800 Blue Lagoon Drive, Doral. $50 members, $65 others. Details: www.miamichamber.com.
The Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce hosts a "Be Smart, Go Green" breakfast featuring speaker Kristin Maria Hebert, executive director of Dream in Green. The educational non-profit promotes energy efficiency, conservation, environment, sustainability and renewable energy. 8-9 a.m. 224 Catalonia Ave., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 446-1657 or www.coralgableschamber.org.
COFFEE WITH THE PREZ
The Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce hosts a morning meeting with chamber President Wendy Kallergis. 9-10 a.m. Sassoon Salon, 660 Collins Ave., Miami Beach. Details: (305) 695-6829 or www.miamibeachchamber.com.
The Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce hosts a panel on the community’s investment in higher education. The discussion, moderated by Juan Del Busto, director of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta’s Miami branch, will include public school Superintendent Alberto Carvalho, Miami Dade College President Eduardo Padron and Florida International University President Mark Rosenberg. 11:30 a.m. 1601 Biscayne Blvd., ballroom level, Miami. $30 members, $40 others. Details: (305) 577-5491 or www.miamichamber.com.
The Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce’s international affairs committee meets. 8 a.m. 224 Catalonia Ave., Coral Gables. Details: (305) 446-1657 or www.coralgableschamber.org.
The Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce holds a breakfast meeting for new and prospective members. 8:30 a.m. 1920 Meridian Ave., third floor ballroom, Miami Beach. Details: (305) 695-6829 or www.miamibeachchamber.com.
The Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce’s cultural affairs committee meets. 9 a.m. 224 Catalonia Ave., chamber conference room two, Coral Gables. Details: (305) 446-1657 or www.coralgableschamber.org.
BY AIR AND SEA
The World Trade Center Miami will host the first ever joint Air Cargo Americas and SeaCargo Americas congress and exhibition. The event will bring together more than 4,000 cargo manufacturers, importers, exporters, airlines, freight forwarders, brokers and logistics providers in addition to more than 200 cargo supply companies exhibiting their newest products. The expo will also feature several panel discussions covering everything from cargo-screening programs to congressional oversight of air and seaport control. Ends Nov. 6. Doubletree Hotel, 711 NW 72nd Ave., Doral. Details: (305) 871-7910 or www.aircargoamericas.com.
Chamber South’s governmental affairs committee meets. 7:30 a.m. 6410 SW 80th St., South Miami. Details: (305) 661-1621 or www.chambersouth.com.