Learn what membership with the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce can do for you from chamber President and CEO Barry Johnson at the "Bagels with the Boss" informative breakfast. 8 a.m. registration. 8 a.m. Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce, 1601 Biscayne Blvd., ballroom level, Miami. Details: (305) 577-5467 or email@example.com or www.miamichamber.com.
The Miami-Dade Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce holds its monthly Business Builders Luncheon. 11:30 a.m. registration. Noon-1 p.m. luncheon and networking. Soyka, 5556 NE Fourth Court, Miami. $30-$40. Details: (305) 673-4440 or firstname.lastname@example.org or www.gogaymiami.com.
The Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce's young professionals group HYPE Miami hosts a networker. 5:30 p.m. registration. 6-8 p.m. reception. Brickell Bridge Bistro & Bar, 500 Brickell Ave., Miami. $20-$25. Details: (305) 577-5486 or email@example.com or www.miamichamber.com.
MIDTOWN AND BEYOND
The Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce hosts a luncheon and panel discussion on "Downtown's Fringe: Midtown Miami, Wynwood and the Design District." Speakers include Asi Cymbal, president of Cymbal Development; Joseph Furst, legal counsel for Goldman Properties; David Lombardi, principal of Lombardi Properties; and Lenor Ryan, general manager of The Shops at Midtown Miami. 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Shops at Midtown Miami, 3201 N Miami Ave., store 107 next to West Elm, Miami. $35-$50. Details: (305) 577-5491 or www.miamichamber.com.
The Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce Real Estate Council hosts a panel discussion on "The Importance of Going Green for Businesses." 8-10:30 a.m. Miami Beach Resort & Spa, 4833 Collins Ave., Mediterranean West Room, Miami Beach. $25. Details: firstname.lastname@example.org or www.miamibeachchamber.com.
CLOSING THE GAPS
The Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce hosts a panel discussion on "Disparities in Healthcare." Speakers include Dr. Lillian Rivera of the Miami-Dade County Health Department, Dr. Paula Thaqi of the Broward County Health Department and Gail Price-Wise of the Florida Center for Cultural Competence. 8:30 a.m. registration and breakfast. 9-10:30 a.m. program. Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce, 1601 Biscayne Blvd., ballroom, Miami. $30-$50. Details: www.miamichamber.com.
The Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce continues its Social Media Workshop Series with a session on "Twitter Marketing Level 101." 8-10 a.m. 2000 Ponce Business Center, 2000 Ponce de Leon Blvd., fifth floor, Coral Gables. $20 per workshop. $200 for the 12-session workshop series. Details: (305) 446-1657 or www.coralgableschamber.com.
The Miami-Dade Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce hosts a Women's Empowerment Luncheon. Cindy Brown, president of Cenergy, is to speak about "Community Building and Women's Inclusion." 11:30 a.m. registration. Noon-1:30 p.m. lunch. $35-$45. Details: (305) 673-4440 or email@example.com or www.gogaymiami.com.
Frank Nero, president and CEO of The Beacon Council, speaks on "How Economic Development in Miami-Dade County Benefits West Kendall" at the West Kendall Business Association's Monthly Networking Luncheon. 11:15 a.m. networking and registration. Noon program and luncheon. Grand Salon at Killian Palms Country Club, 9950 SW 104th St. $25-$45. Details: (305) 386-4030 or www.westkendallbusiness.com.