Calendar Of Events Business
Written by Miami Today on September 9, 2010
The Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce holds its Speed Biz Breakfast — speed dating for businesses. 8 a.m. registration and breakfast. 8:30-10 a.m. networking. Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce, 1601 Biscayne Blvd., ballroom level, Miami. Free. Details: (305) 577-5430 or firstname.lastname@example.org or www.miamichamber.com.
The Miami-Dade Chamber holds its Membership Drive Kick-Off Reception. 6-8 p.m. Mahogony Grille, 2190 NW 183rd St., Miami Gardens. Details: (305) 751-8648 or www.m-dcc.org.
The Brazilian-American Chamber of Commerce of Florida holds its 2010 Independence Gala Dinner. 7:30 p.m.-1 a.m. The Ritz-Carlton, Coconut Grove, 3300 SW 27th Ave., Coconut Grove. $175-$300. Details: www.brazilchamber.org.
The Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce is hosting a Health Career Resource Expo targeting professionals interested in healthcare careers, healthcare managers looking for employees, schools looking for potential students and health professionals looking for new opportunities. 2:30-7:30 p.m. Hilton Miami Downtown, 1601 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. $15 in advance. $20 on site. Details: (305) 577-5491 or email@example.com or www.miamichamber.com.
WORK THE CROWD
The West Kendall Business Association holds its monthly networker. Complimentary hors d’oeuvres will be served. 5:30-7:30 p.m. Blue Martini, 8405 Mills Drive, suite 205, Kendall. Free. Details: (305) 386-4030 or firstname.lastname@example.org or www.westkendallbusiness.com.
Looking to make professional British contacts? The Florida Association of British Business is hosting a free networking event. 6:30-9:30 p.m. News Lounge, 5580 NE Fourth Court, Miami. Free. Details: (305) 371-9340 or email@example.com or www.britishflorida.com.
NEW TO THE GROUP
The Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce holds an orientation for new members. 8:30-10 a.m. Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce, 1920 Meridian Ave., third floor boardroom, Miami Beach. Free for members. Details: (305) 695-6834 or firstname.lastname@example.org or www.miamibeachchamber.com.
The Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce’s Technology and Bioscience Committee holds an informational event on how to keep your company’s e-mail system functioning cost-effectively. Speakers include Michael Brunetti, account technology strategist for Microsoft; Dan O’Brien, a technology consultant manager for EMC; and Brett Udashkin, vice president of enterprise marketing for TigerDirect. 8:30 a.m. registration. 9 am. Program. Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce, 1601 Biscayne Blvd., ballroom level, Miami. Free. Details: (305) 577-5438 or email@example.com or www.miamichamber.com.
Learn about building ties with Curaçao, including trade, investment and industry-sector opportunities, at this Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce informational event. Curaçao is attaining separate country status within the Kingdom of the Netherlands Oct. 10 and will be retaining the Netherlands’ laws, opening the doors for new opportunities. 4:30-7 p.m. Banco Sabadell, 1111 Brickell Ave., 30th floor, Miami. Free. RSVP requested. Details: (305) 577-5464 or firstname.lastname@example.org or www.miamichamber.com.
The Miami-Dade Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce hosts its monthly Sandpipers cocktail party and business-card exchange in Miami Beach. Cash bar and free hors d’oeuvres. 4:30 p.m. Angler’s Resort Hotel, 660 Washington Ave., Miami Beach. RSVP requested. Details: (305) 673-4440 or email@example.com or www.gogaymiami.com.
SIP AND SCHMOOZE
Chamber South holds its monthly "Business After Hours" networking event. 5:30-7 p.m. Blue Martini Lounge, 8405 Mills Drive, suite 205, Kendall. Free. Details: www.chambersouth.com.
The Coral Gables Chamber hosts its Good Morning Coral Gables Breakfast. 7:30 a.m. The Biltmore, 1200 Anastasia Ave., Coral Gables. $20-$40. Details: (305) 446-1657 or www.gableschamber.org. Bottom of Form