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Entrepreneurship Datebook

TecheggIn light of the holiday week, we look ahead to some big events coming up:

Dec. 3-4: SIME MIA, one of the marquee events of the year. Info: simemia.co

Dec. 6: Our City Thoughts launch. Info: ourcitythoughts.org

Dec. 11-12: weXchange (see below). Info: wexchange.co

Dec. 12: IT Palooza. Info: itpalooza.e2mktg.com

Dec. 14:  Refresh Miami Holiday Bash. Info: refreshmiami.com


The Multilateral Investment Fund has joined forces with NXTP Labs and Ellas2 to organize WeXchange 2013, Latin America’s first pitch conference focused on women entrepreneurs. This event will take place in Miami Dec. 11-12. For more information and tickets: http://www.wexchange.co. Read a guest post by Susana Garcia-Robles who will be speaking at weXchange.

Building on the success of Start-Up City: Miami, The Atlantic and the Knight Foundation will host a special “pop-up pitch session” Dec. 9 in Miami. Apply to pitch by Nov. 27 by emailing startupcity@theatlantic.com.

Find a  wrapup on Global Entrepreneurship Week, which included speakers, panel discussions, a daylong conference and an elevator pitch contest on the Starting Gate blog on MiamiHerald.com/business.

Nancy Dahlberg @ndahlberg