Calendar Of Events Business
Written by Miami Today on July 14, 2011
CHINA & LATIN AMERICA
Join a panel discussion on the China and Latin American economic, cultural, historical and social connections. Speaker include Ariel Armony, director of University of Miami’s Center for Latin American Studies; Gonzalo Paz, George Washington University professor; and Jim Yu, director of Miami Dade College’s Confucius Institute. Trade policy, economic links, energy collaboration and capital investments between China and Latin America are discussed. 12:30-1:45 p.m. Miami Dade College North Campus, 11380 NW 27th Ave., room A102, North Miami. Free. Details: (305) 237-3944 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
TRADING WITH GUATEMALA
The Florida Foreign Trade Association hosts a networking luncheon to increase and promote trade missions with Guatemala. Keynote speakers include Miami-Dade County Commissioner Jose "Pepe" Diaz and Manuel A. Mencia, senior vice president and chief operating officer of international trade and business development for Enterprise Florida. 11:30 a.m. registration. Noon luncheon. 12:30 p.m. opening remarks. Ends July 21. Florida Foreign Trade Association, 2305 NW 107th Ave., Doral. $30 members. $35 others. $300 table of 10. Details: (305) 471-7636 or email@example.com or www.ffta.com.
WOMEN’S NETWORK LUNCHEON
The Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce holds a women’s business network luncheon with guest speaker Cindy Goodman, columnist for the Miami Herald. 11:30 a.m. Hyatt Regency Coral Gables, 50 Alhambra Plaza, Coral Gables. $35 members with RSVP by July 15. $45 on-site registration and future members. Details: (305) 446-1657 or firstname.lastname@example.org or www.coralgableschamber.org.