REAL ESTATE HONORS
The Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce hosts the R.E.A.L Awards Luncheon and Ceremony recognizing success in the real estate industry. 11:30 a.m. registration. 12:30-1:30 p.m. program. $75-$850. Details: (305) 577-5464 or firstname.lastname@example.org or www.miamichamber.com.
BUSINESS AND SCHOOLS
Alberto Carvalho, superintendent of Miami-Dade County Public Schools, speaks about the "State of Public Education in 2011" at the West Kendall Business Association's monthly networker. 5:30-7:30 p.m. Portofino Coal Fired Pizza, 11535 N Kendall Drive, Kendall. Free. Details: (305) 386-4030 or email@example.com or www.westkendallbusiness.com.
Miami Beach educators are honored at the Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce Elayne Weisburd Excellence in Education Award Luncheon. 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. The Palms Hotel & Spa, 3025 Collins Ave., Miami Beach. $35. RSVP required. Details: (305) 695-6829 or firstname.lastname@example.org or www.miamibeachchamber.com.
The Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce holds an introductory and networking event for new and prospective members. 8:30-10:30 a.m. Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce, 1920 Meridian Ave., third floor boardroom, Miami Beach. Free. RSVP encouraged. Details: (305) 695-6829 or email@example.com or www.miamibeachchamber.com.
Karen G. Mills, administrator with the US Small Business Administration, speaks about "Small Business: Creating Jobs and Winning the Future" at the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce's May Trustee Luncheon. 11:45 a.m. registration. Noon luncheon and program. Treetop Ballroom at Jungle Island, 1111 Parrot Jungle Trail, Watson Island. $55-$75. Details: (305) 577-5421 or firstname.lastname@example.org or www.miamichamber.com.
The Miami Lakes Chamber of Commerce holds its monthly membership lunch, with guest speaker Laura Steckler, vice president of investments with Raymond James and Associates. 11:30 a.m. Shula's, 6842 Main St., second floor mezzanine, Hialeah. $25-$35. Details: (305) 556-2212 or email@example.com or www.miamilakeschamber.com.
The Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce holds its Wind Down Wednesday networking event. 5:30-7:30 p.m. Por Fin, 2500 Ponce de Leon Blvd., Coral Gables. $25-$30. Details: (305) 446-1657 or www.coralgableschamber.org.