Calendar Of Events Business
Written by Miami Today on April 1, 2010
The Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce holds an international business forum. Panelists include Liz J. Reilly, director of the TradeRoots program at the US Chamber of Commerce, and Manny Mencia, senior vice president of Enterprise Florida. 11:30 a.m. Hyatt Regency Coral Gables, 50 Alhambra Plaza, Coral Gables. $30-$40. Details: (305) 446-1657 or www.coralgableschamber.org.
GERMAN GET TOGETHER
The German American Business Chamber of South Florida hosts a networking event. 6 p.m. Fritz & Franz Bierhaus, 60 Merrick Way, Coral Gables. No entrance fee. Details: (305) 371-4282 or www.gabc.us.
CCIM Miami holds a networking luncheon and general meeting featuring Clarence Anthony, president of Citizens for Lower Taxes and a Stronger Economy, speaking about "Amendment 4: the Vote on Everything Initiative." 11:30 a.m. Anacapri Restaurant, 2530 Ponce de Leon Blvd., Coral Gables. $40. Details: (305) 668-0621 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Florida Foreign Trade Association offers a two-part import and export seminar for beginners and intermediate-level professionals. 1-4 p.m. Second session April 8. Miami Free Zone, 2305 NW 107th Ave., conference room 1M10, Doral. $175. Details: (305) 471-0737 or email@example.com or www.ffta.com.
Learn about what the Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce has to offer at a breakfast for new and prospective members. 8:30-10:30 a.m. Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce, 1920 Meridian Ave., third floor boardroom, Miami Beach. RSVP requested. Details: (305) 695-6829 or firstname.lastname@example.org or www.miamibeachchamber.com.
HEALTHCARE AND HONORS
The Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce hosts its April Trustee Luncheon featuring a presentation of the Ninth Annual Novo Awards and Duke Livermore, executive vice president and chief operating officer of Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida, speaking about "Solving the Healthcare Crisis." 11:45 a.m. registration. Noon luncheon and program. Jungle Island, 1111 Parrot Jungle Trail, treetop ballroom, Watson Island. $55-$75. Details: (305) 577-5433 or email@example.com or www.miamichamber.com.
The Miami Lakes Chamber of Commerce holds its monthly membership meeting over lunch, featuring speaker Perla Tabares Hantman. Ms. Hantman is vice chairman of the Miami-Dade County School Board and has been a board member since 1996. 11:30 a.m. Royal Oaks PCC, 16500 NW 87th Ave., Miami Lakes. $25-$35. Details: (305) 556-2212 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce hosts its Wind Down Wednesday networking event. 5:30 p.m. Red Koi Sushi Lounge, 317 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables. $20-$25. Details: (305) 446-1657 or www.coralgableschamber.org.
Area professionals are invited to mingle with elected officials and candidates running for office at the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce’s Chamber Hobnob Reception. 5:30 p.m. registration. 6-8 p.m. reception. Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce, 1601 Biscayne Blvd., ballroom level, Miami. $25-$50. Details: (305) 577-5466 or email@example.com or www.miamichamber.com.
SELLING YOUR BUSINESS
Learn a mix of basic and advanced e-mail-marketing strategies at an event hosted by the Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce. Topics include how to avoid spam, how to measure the impact of a campaign and more. 6-8 p.m. Miami Beach Botanical Gardens, 2000 Convention Center Drive, Miami Beach. Details: (305) 695-6829 or firstname.lastname@example.org or www.miamibeachchamber.com.
The American University Washington College of Law holds a conference on "Practicing Law in an Interconnected World: Exploring Trends and Opening Dialogue." Includes panels and small group discussions on issues of interest to both domestic and international practitioners and opportunities for networking. Ends April 10. Intercontinental Miami, 100 Chopin Plaza, Miami. $100-$295. Details: http://www.wcl.american.edu/events/miami2010.