Calendar Of Events Business
Written by Miami Today on November 8, 2012
The Rotary Club of Miami hosts a weekly meeting featuring speaker Carole Williams, manager of Miami Tour de Cure for the American Diabetes Association. 12:15 p.m. Hard Rock Café at Bayside Marketplace, 401 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. $25. Details: (305) 443-5787 or www.miamirotary.org.
The Miami-Dade Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce hosts "Maximizing your Membership Benefits" networking breakfast. Learn how to maximize the use of marketing tools and programs available as part of the chamber’s membership. 8:30-9:30 a.m. LGBT Visitor Center, 1130 Washington Ave., Miami Beach. Free. Details: (305) 673-4440 or firstname.lastname@example.org or www.gogaymiami.com.
The American Institute of Architects holds its 58th annual Design Awards Gala, honoring design projects, architects, designers and design students. The event is part of AIA Miami’s "Celebrate Architecture and Design Month," highlighting architecture and design throughout South Florida. 6 p.m. New World Center, 500 17th St., Miami Beach. $25 AIAS members. $35 students. $100 others. $900 table of 10. Details: www.aiamiami.org.
The two-day Women Success Summit VI "Work & Play Every Day!" women’s business conference aims to jumpstart businesses, motivate and educate, and connecting professionals. The two-day event features workshops, panel discussions, one-on-one coaching, networking exercises, and interactive onstage activities. Featured panelists include Michelle Villalobos, founder and director of the Women’s Success Summit; Kathy Andersen, author; and Bruce Turkel, CEO of Turkel firm. 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Nov. 13. 9:30 a.m.-8 p.m. Nov. 14. Briza on the Bay, 1717 N Bayshore Drive, Miami. $67 one-day pass. $147 VIP two-day passes. Details: www.womenssuccesssummit.com.
The Florida Association of British Business hosts a networking event for those interested in establishing professional British contacts. 6:30-9:30 p.m. The News Lounge, 5580 NE Fourth Court, Miami. Free. Details: (305) 371-9340 or email@example.com or www.britishflorida.com.
The Financial Planning Association of Miami-Dade hosts a chapter dinner meeting featuring presentation "The Last, Largest, Most-Neglected Asset on Your Clients’ Balance Sheet" by Barry D. Flagg of Veralytic, followed by a presentation on the "Case for Canada" by Wayne G. LeSage of DundeeWealth USA. 5:30-6 p.m. networking. 6-8 p.m. dinner and presentations. UM BankUnited Center, 1245 Dauer Drive, Hurricane room 100, Coral Gables. $45 members. $55 others. $55 members at the door. $70 others at the door. Details: (786) 390-7655 or firstname.lastname@example.org or www.fpamiamidade.org.
The Miami-Dade Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce hosts a monthly networking event for attorneys, judges and legal professionals. 11:30 a.m. registration. Noon-1:30 p.m. luncheon program. Morton’s Steakhouse, 1200 Brickell Ave., Miami. $35 members. $50 others. Details: (305) 673-4440 or email@example.com or www.gogaymiami.com.
The Estate Planning Council of Greater Miami hosts a dinner meeting on "Cash Flow Modeling to Fund Grantor Trust," presented by Marshall Jones, co-founder of Jones Lowry. Also features a presentation on "Portability — Plethora of Possibilities," by Lester Law, managing director of national wealth strategies group, US Trust. 5:30-8:30 p.m. Bankers Club, Two S Biscayne Blvd., Miami. Free for members. $65 others. Details: (305) 987-4809 or firstname.lastname@example.org or www.greatermiami-fl.councils.naepc.org.
The Rotary Club of Miami hosts a weekly meeting featuring speaker Alex Counts, CEO of the Grameen Foundation, discussing "Connecting the Poor to their Potential: Microfinance and Mobile Phones in Latin America." 12:15 p.m. Hard Rock Café at Bayside Marketplace, 401 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. $25. Details: (305) 443-5787 or www.miamirotary.org.