Brainfood: Monthly speaker series features Frank Azor, hired in 1998 as Alienware’s fourth employee who now oversees Dell’s premium consumer business units, 6:30 to 9 p.m. Monday, The LAB Miami, 400 NW 26th St. More info: thelabmiami.com
Startup Nation Conference: Showcasing successful Israeli startups, this daylong conference aims to strengthen ties between the Miami and Israeli startup ecosystems and highlight best practices, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday, Miami Dade College Auditorium, Building 1, Wolfson Campus. More info and tickets: www.StartupNationConference.com.
Jurnid Sessions: Q&A series explores multicultural marketing with a panel from the industry, 6:30 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, The LAB Miami, 400 NW 26th St. More info: thelabmiami.com
CS50x Miami Blast Off: Jim McKelvey, Square co-founder and founder of LaunchCode, will discuss his approach to entrepreneurship, as well as information about the upcoming free CS50x coding program; and by video, Yulan Lin, a member of NASA’s Data Team, will discuss her unconventional journey into the world of coding, 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, The Idea Center at Miami Dade College, Building 8, fifth floor.
Startupbootcamp Digital Health Miami: A breakfast discussion about the role of tech and health in Miami, 10 to noon Thursday, Building.co, 120 SW Eighth St., Miami.
StartUP FIU Launch: Network with students, faculty, alumni and community members and learn about this new program called StartUP FIU, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, FIU Faculty Club, 11200 SW Eighth St., Miami.
Ironhack HackShow: Watch presentations by IronHack graduates and network with the tech community, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Thursday, Building.co, 120 SW Eighth St., Miami. RSVP here.
CEO Summit for Second-Stage Entrepreneurs: Event features industry leaders from the human resources, finance, gaming, legal and other fields. Program presented by GrowFL, in association with the Innovation Hub at Broward College, 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m., Friday, Broward College — South Campus, 7200 Pines Blvd., Pembroke Pines. More info on Eventbrite.
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