Calendar Of Events Business
Written by Miami Today on April 11, 2013
The Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce holds a Technology and Education Coverage panel featuring industry leaders discussing the educational needs of the IT industry in South Florida, including progress that has been made to the K-12 and higher education curricula. Also, how Emerge 2014 aims to be a major catalyst in creating career opportunities for present students, as well as the emerging needs of tech industry employers. 9 a.m. registration. 9:30-11:30 a.m. program. Jungle Island, 1111 Parrot Jungle Trail, treetop ballroom, Watson Island. $35 members. $45 others. $50 on site. Details: (305) 577-5491 or firstname.lastname@example.org or www.miamichamber.com.
The Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce hosts the Technology Leaders of the Year awards luncheon, honoring individuals who have shown technological hands-on experience and whose management of technology resources and innovations has contributed to their organization and community. 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Jungle Island, 1111 Parrot Jungle Trail, treetop ballroom, Watson Island. $80. Details: (305) 577-5451 or cflores@miamichamber or www.miamichamber.com.
The Miami Bridge Youth & Family Services hosts "Starry Night" gala featuring
Superintendent Alberto Carvalho, state attorney Katherine Fernandez Rundle and other civic leaders and activists. 7:30 p.m. JW Marriott Marquis Miami, 255 Biscayne Blvd. Way, Miami. $200. Details: (305) 636-3520 or email@example.com or www.miamibridge.org.
The Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce hosts "Women in Combat: Perspective on the Lift of the Ban on Women in Combat," offering a look at some aspects of the recent decision to allow women in combat. 6 p.m. registration. 6:30-8 p.m. program. Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables. Free. RSVP required. Details: (305) 577-5438 or firstname.lastname@example.org or www.miamichamber.com.
The Doral Business Council hosts its monthly After-Hours Connections cocktail networking event. 5:30-7:30 p.m. Islands at Doral Clubhouse; 8250 NW 112th Court, Doral. Free for members and guests. Details: www.doralbusiness.com.
The Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce hosts a Speed Biz breakfast for and with business owners and professionals interested in doing business. 8 a.m. registration and breakfast. 8:30-10 a.m. networking. Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce, 1601 Biscayne Blvd., ballroom level, Miami. Free. RSVP required. Details: (305) 577-5467 or email@example.com or www.miamichamber.com.
The Estate Planning Council of Greater Miami hosts a dinner meeting and workshop on "Case Law Update — Probate Litigator" by Hung Nguyen, partner, Welbaum Guernsey. Also featuring a presentation on "6 Creative GRAT Strategies" by Mark R. Parthemer, managing director and fiduciary counsel, Southeast region, Bessemer Trust. 5:30-6:30 p.m. registration. 6:20-6:55 p.m. cocktails. 6:55-8 p.m. dinner and presentations. Bankers Club, Two S Biscayne Blvd., Miami. Free for members. $65 others. RSVP required. Details: firstname.lastname@example.org or www.epcmiami.org.