The 3 Pillars of Entrepreneurial Success: A panel discussion on improving business systems, maximizing partnerships, accessing capital and launching your business or startup, 11:45 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Monday, WeWork, 350 Lincoln Rd., Miami Beach. More info on Eventbrite.
Startup Grind: The featured interview is entrepreneur/investor Christian Seale of Startupbootcamp Miami, the first digital health accelerator and seed fund focused on diverse and underserved communities, 6-9 p.m. Tuesday, Venture Hive, 1010 NE Second Ave., Miami. Free with SUPX promotional code. Register here: startupgrind.com/miami.
Creating a Killer Pitch Deck: Show up with your pitch deck to get advice and hands-on training, 12:45-2:30 p.m. Wednesday, WeWork, 350 Lincoln Rd., Miami Beach. More info: Refreshmiami.com (click on events).
Google Ad Words and Pizza: Join members of Google and the MEC team for an AdWords, Analytics and SEO educational workshop, 7-8:30 p.m. Thursday, Miami Entrepreneurship Center, 261 NE First St. Register: mec261.org/events-list/#!event-list.
Black Tech Week: A weeklong series of activities including a summit, pitch competitions and networking events , Feb. 15-20, multiple locations including FIU’s Biscayne Bay Campus. Find schedule and order tickets at blacktechweek.com.
SUP-X, The Startup Expo: Expo, speakers, panel discussions and startup competition with $50,000 in prizes, Feb. 16-17, Broward County Convention Center. Find schedule and order tickets at sup-x.org.
Word Camp Miami 2016: This 8th annual conference for entrepreneurs, bloggers, markets and others wanting to learn more about digital media, Feb. 19-21 at Florida International University. More info here.
Miami Mini Maker Faire: Celebration of the maker movement, with exhibits, demos and a Music Maker Showcase, Feb. 20-21, YoungArts Campus in Miami. Find schedule and order tickets at MakerFaireMiami.com.
MIT Hacking Medicine: Startup Bootcamp Miami and the Idea Center at Miami Dade College host a hackathon for hacking the obesity crisis, Feb. 20-21 at the Idea Center. More info here.
Nancy Dahlberg @ndahlberg