Calendar Of Events Business
Written by Miami Today on March 15, 2012
The Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce presents "March Madness Table Top Business Expo," a business-to-business trade show and networking event. 5:30-8 p.m. Coral Gables County Club, 997 N Greenway Drive, Coral Gables. $30 for two. $20 per person. Details: (305) 447-8678 or www.coralgableschamber.org.
The Latin Builders Association holds a legislative breakfast featuring panelists John Richard, CEO/president of the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts and Commissioner Marc Sarnoff, District 2 City of Miami, among others. 8:30-10 a.m. Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Next Generation Green room, Miami. Free for members. $20 others. Details: (305) 446-5989 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
BAGELS WITH BOSS
The Greater Miami Chamber president and CEO Barry Johnson hosts "Bagels with Boss" informative session for those interested in joining the chamber. 8 a.m. registration. 8:30-10 a.m. program. Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce, 1601 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. Free. Details: (305) 577-5467 or email@example.com or www.miamichamber.com.
The UM Center for Hemispheric Policy hosts panel "China’s Engagement with Latin America: Implications for the Region," discussing the economic and political outlook for China and its impact on Latin America; China’s expanding influence in the region and China and the changing geopolitical reality in Latin America. Featured speaker is David Hale, founding chairman of David Hale Global Economics. 7:45 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Reception to follow. Four Seasons Hotel Miami, 1435 Brickell Ave., Miami. $100. RSVP required. Details: (305) 284-9918 or www.miami.edu/chp.
The Miami-Dade Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce hosts a "Women’s Empowerment Luncheon" with guest speaker Cristina Serralta, CEO of Amazon Services on "Small Business Ownership." 11:30 a.m. registration. Noon-1:30 p.m. lunch. EPIC Hotel, 270 Biscayne Blvd. Way, Miami. $40 for members. $50 others. RSVP required. Details: (305) 673-4440 or firstname.lastname@example.org or www.gogaymiami.com.
Chamber South hosts the 13th annual "Chamber South Business Expo." 5-8 p.m. Datran Center, 9100 S Dadeland Blvd., Kendall. Free. Details: (305) 661-1621 or email@example.com or www.chambersouth.com.
The Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce hosts "The Top 100 Minority Business Awards" recognizing South Florida’s minority business community and the region’s diversity and spirit of entrepreneurship. Categories include business corporate champion; community involvement (50 employees or more) and community involvement (49 employees or less); emerging business of the year and outstanding CEO of the year. 11:30 a.m. registration. Noon-1:30 p.m. awards luncheon. Jungle Island, 1111 Parrot Jungle Trail, treetop ballroom, Watson Island. $75 per person. $750 table of ten. Registration required. Details: (305) 577-5451 or firstname.lastname@example.org or www.miamichamber.com.