Calendar Of Events Business
Written by Miami Today on October 6, 2011
GLOBALIZATION IN LATIN AMERICA
The University of Miami’s Center for Hemispheric Policy hosts panel "The Economic and Social Impact of Globalization on Latin America," featuring Roberto Bouzas, chairman of the social sciences department Universidad de San Andrès Buenos Aires, Argentina; Claudio Loser, CEO and president of Centennial-Latin America; and Patricio Navia, master teacher of global cultures, New York University. 8-8:15 a.m. registration and breakfast. 8:15-9:45 a.m. panel. Hyatt Regency Coral Gables, 50 Alhambra Plaza, Venetian room, Coral Gables. Free for academics and students with ID. $30 others. Details: (305) 284-3707 or www.miami.edu/chp.
The Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce celebrates the accomplishments of distinguished community leaders and Leadership Miami alumni at the sixth annual
"Salute to Miami’s Leaders Awards" luncheon. 11:30 a.m. registration. Noon-2 p.m. luncheon. Jungle Island, 1111 Parrot Jungle Trail, treetop ballroom, Watson Island. $75 for members. $95 others. $750 per table of ten for members. $950 per table of 10. Details: (305) 577-5458 or firstname.lastname@example.org or www.miamichamber.com.
The Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce offers "Dual Language Initiative: Spanish for Global Business Course," for those interested in international business, expanding their local businesses to Spanish-speaking countries and those already in the business who want to sharpen their skills. 5:30-8 p.m. through Dec. 14. Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce, 1601 Biscayne Blvd., ballroom level, Miami. $250 for members, $325 others. One week cancellation policy. Details: (305) 577-5445 or www.miamichamber.com.