Stay connected to professionals, industry leaders and the business community through online and in-person networking, workshops, conferences and more, in Broward, Miami-Dade and Palm Beach counties. Inquire ahead of in-person, on-site events, as some organizations and hosts continue to observe COVID-19 protocols.
Divas in the Trucking Industry, 9:30 a.m., via Zoom presented by the Florida Women’s Business Center. Topics include where and how to purchase insurance, discussion on alcohol and drug usage, and discussion on AI-based solutions such as digital planning, billing and management tools. bit.ly/3z4unxs
Woman, Minority & Veteran Certification, 10 a.m., SBA Webinar. Learn how to complete the State of Florida certification application and discover how you can use it to seek business with the private sector and government. bit.ly/3GpdqiK
CareerSource Job Help, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Get advice from an expert and assistance on employment, building a strong resume, finding the right career path and more. Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, 411 Clematis St., West Palm Beach. 561-340-1060, ext. 2319. email@example.com.
Chamber Breakfast, 7:30 a.m., meet & greet, presentations and awards, hosted by the Palm Beach Chamber of Commerce. The Breakers Palm Beach, One South County Road, Palm Beach. bit.ly/3PCmDsp
How to Increase Sales During a Pandemic, 6 p.m., online, presented by SCORE Broward. bit.ly/3wN4hw4
Cyber Security Symposium, 8:30 a.m.,, presented in partnership with the FBI and The Florida Technology Council. Alan B. Levan | NSU Broward Center of Innovation, Alvin Sherman Library, 3100 Ray Ferrero Jr. Blvd., Davie. bit.ly/389SXSr
Gay and Lesbian Lawyers Luncheon, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. The topic is Fostering Philanthropy in Broward. Community Foundation of Broward, 910 E. Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org
Top 10 Challenges of Leaders Today, noon, online, presented by SCORE Broward. bit.ly/3NvaZO1
Children’s Harbor Edge of Summer Mixer, 6-8:30 p.m., Kelley Kronenberg Law Firm at 10360 W. State Road 84, Fort Lauderdale. 954-252-3072. bit.ly/3MBH9Ya $35.
2022 Save Our Seas Distinguished Speaker Series, 6 p.m. June 2. Online. mods.org/?page_id=14181 Free.
The Cannabis Business Awards, 7 p.m., CBA Globes hosts the National 2022 Ceremony featuring Clover Leaf University Founder Chloe Villano, Al Harrington, Twin from Mobb Deep, Trick Trick, and Super Bowl Champion Marvin Washington. The Sacred Space, 105 NE 24th St., Miami. Limited VIP seating only, sold by tables. 954-665-9744. bit.ly/3wNJGrv
Bridge to Justice breakfast, 7:15 a.m. Fundraiser and recognitions. Guest speaker Pulitzer Prize-Winning Author Gilbert King will share his perspectives blending narrative with his knowledge of civil rights cases. Signature Grand, 6900 W. State Road 84, Davie. bit.ly/BTJ2022
2022 Smart Trends Transportation Summit, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m., presented by WTS South Florida Chapter, networking, presentation, networking, bringing together elected officials, as well as federal transportation partners and industry representatives, focusing on the future economic growth and mobility of the region. Hilton Miami Downtown, 1601 Biscayne Blvd., Miami. bit.ly/3vGSjVE
Sixth annual Cannabis Law, Accounting and Business Conference and Expo, June 3-4, at Hyatt Regency in Miami. Hosted by Cannabis LAB. Florida. Keynote speaker is Ricky Williams, former NFL player and founder and president of Highsman. Panel topics will include legal; marketing; risk management; accounting; data, technology and retail; culture and community; investment and starting a canna-business. clabconference.com/
Margate Leads Group, Noon-1 p.m. Meets the second and fourth Wednesdays of each month. Anne Marie’s Pizza & Wine Co, 2403 N. State Road. 7, Margate. 954-796-1644. email@example.com
Gold Coast PR Council, 4 p.m. June 21, via Zoom. Featuring WLRN’s Wilkine Brutus, Palm Beach County bureau reporter and producer. and Christine DiMattei, Morning Edition news anchor and arts reporter. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org
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Shining Stars annual Gala, 6:15 p.m. Hosted by Center for Technology, Enterprise & Development Inc. and Florida Women’s Business Center. The Indian Spring Country Club, 11501 El Clair Ranch Road, Boynton Beach. 561-573-1202.
Children’s Business Fair, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Shop and support young entrepreneurs showcasing their business ventures. Celebrating World Oceans Day, each business will be displaying products or services that are ocean-themed or environmentally friendly. Grand Atrium at the Museum of Discovery and Science, 401 SW Second St., Fort Lauderdale. mods.org/?page_id=26781
DigiMarCon Southeast 2022, 9 a.m., The Westin Peachtree Plaza Atlanta Hotel, Atlanta. Hear from speakers in the digital marketing, media and advertising industry. Network, reunite, and network. Presented by DigiMarCon Southeast. 800-805-5385. digimarconsoutheast.com.
Gold Coast PR Council, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Presentation of the annual Bernays Awards honoring local public relations and marketing campaigns. Delray Beach Golf Club, 2200 Highland Ave., Delray Beach. RSVP email@example.com
Carbonell Award nominations, submit before June 1. Email nominations for the recently established Vinnette Carroll Award to Geoffrey Short at firstname.lastname@example.org. Include the nominee’s name and why you believe he/she/they are worthy of consideration for this award. Named after the first African-American woman to direct on Broadway and founder of the local Vinnette Carroll Repertory Company, this award honors an individual, theater or organization for significant achievement in advancing the cause of diversity, equality, and inclusion in South Florida theater.
E2022 Batmasian Family Grant, apply by June 30. The second annual micro-grants program has launched, inviting inventors, idea makers, creators and entrepreneurs from Palm Beach County, Broward County and Martin County to apply. Batmasian Family Grant. 561-299-3381. batmasianfamilygrant.com/.
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