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Entrepreneurship Datebook


SOCIAL MEDIA CLUB: This organization celebrates its five-year anniversary with a special meetup Tuesday, Nov. 12, at 7 p.m. at The LAB Miami. More info: https://www.facebook.com/events/538308902919104 

WOMEN’S SUCCESS SUMMIT: Michelle Villalobos’ popular conference is back Wednesday and Thursday, Nov. 13-14, at the Little Haiti Cultural Center. Theme: “Show me the money!” Fees apply. Info: womenssuccesssummit.com

OPEN COFFEE CLUB: This month’s coffee club, hosted by FIU’s Pino Center and Mapyourstartup.co, is 7:30 to 9 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 14, at Greenberg Traurig. Mentors: Robert Hacker of GH Capital, Gerard Roy of TECKpert and David Gruberg of Greenberg Traurig. More info: entrepreneurship.fiu.edu

EMERGING BUSINESS TECHNOLOGIES SHOWCASE: With the theme “South Florida’s Got Talent, this year’s all-day and evening event, by the Enterprise Development Corp., features presentations by 14 South Florida startups, networking, speakers and a panel discussion on Thursday, Nov. 14, at the
DoubleTree Hilton Hotel Deerfield Beach. Fees apply. More info: edc-tech.org

PROTECTING YOUR TRADEMARKS: This SCORE Miami-Dade workshop is 6-8 p.m. Thursday, Nov.
14, at Miami Innovation Center, 1951 NW 7th Ave., Miami. The presenter is from the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office in Washington. $30. Info: miamidade.score.org (click on Local Workshops)

CREATIVE MORNINGS: This new, free monthly breakfast lecture series for creative types will include a 20-minute talk on a global theme. The first event is 8:30-10 a.m. Friday, Nov. 15, at The LAB Miami and the first speaker is Mike Tomás, CEO of BioHeart and a serial entrepreneur, talking about bravery. Info: creativemornings.com/cities/mia.

 Celebrating South Florida’s maker movement, this all-day extravaganza for all-things maker — exhibits, workshops, demos and more — is 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 16, at The LAB Miami, the LightBox and O’Cinema in Wynwood. $5 (free for children 5 and under). More info: www.makerfairemiami.eventbrite.com

See a recent story about the local Maker Movement here.

Posted Nov. 10, 2013