The Miami-Dade Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce hosts a "Business Builders" professional networking luncheon. 11:30 a.m. registration. Noon-1:30 p.m. program and luncheon. Anacapri Restaurant, 2530 Ponce De Leon Blvd., Coral Gables. $30 members. $40 others. RSVP requested. Details: (305) 673-4440 or email@example.com or www.gogaymiami.com.
The Brazilian-American Chamber of Commerce of Florida hosts a "Young Professionals Networking Happy Hour," with drink and appetizer specials. 7-9 p.m. Ba˘li Miami, 1906 Collins Ave., Miami Beach. Free to attend. Details: (305) 579-9030 or firstname.lastname@example.org or www.brazilchamber.org.
The UM Center for Hemispheric Policy hosts panel a discussion: "Engaging with the Americas: Perspectives from the U.S. Southern Command" by Gen. Douglas M. Fraser, commander United States Southern Command. 8-8:15 a.m. registration and continental breakfast. 8:15-9:30 a.m. program. Westin Colonnade Coral Gables, 180 Aragon Ave., Colonnade Ballroom, Coral Gables. $30. Details: (305) 284-9871 or email@example.com or www.miami.edu/chp.
The Miami Finance Forum hosts a networking wine tasting event for members and guests. 6-8 p.m. Kork Wine & Cheese Bar, Two South Miami Ave., Miami. Free for members. $25 others. RSVP required. Details: (877) 336-4264 or firstname.lastname@example.org or www.miamifinanceforum.com.
The Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce hosts an International Business Group Networking Breakfast, featuring an open discussion on the chamber's international agenda for the new program year; updates on the Consular & Trade Representatives, Global Linkage Initiatives, Leadership Americas and World Connect Committees of the Greater Miami Chamber. 8-8:30 a.m. registration and networking. 8:30-10 a.m. breakfast and meeting. Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce,1601 Biscayne Blvd., Ballroom Level, Miami. $15 in advance. $25 on site. Details: (305) 577-5477 or email@example.com or www.miamichamber.com.
The Rotary Club of Miami holds a luncheon meeting featuring speaker and Miami criminal defense attorney Robert G. Amsel, discussing the implications of the Stand Your Ground Law. 12:15 p.m. Hard Rock Café Bayside Marketplace, 401 Biscayne Blvd., #200, Miami. $25. Details: (305) 443-5787 or www.miamirotary.org.
The Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce and the Italy-America Chamber of Commerce host "A Midsummer Night's" networking event and screening of "To Rome with Love." 6 p.m. reception. 7 p.m. screening. Coral Gables Art Cinema, 260 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables. $20. Details: (305) 577-9868 or firstname.lastname@example.org or www.iacc-miami.com.