Upcoming Events

August 22, 2017

Associated Industries of Florida (AIF) Conference

Location: Lowes Portofino Bay Hotel 5601 Universal Boulevard
Orlando,FL 32819
Date: August 22 - 24, 2017

At this year’s Conference, we will welcome members from all parts of Florida to participate in a variety of hot topic panels, as well as hear from guest speakers including business executives, legislative leaders and political experts. This two-day meeting will cover an array of the business community’s most important issues. Additionally, the Annual Champions for Business Awards Presentation & Reception is held during the Annual Conference. A highly anticipated event, AIF

August 23, 2017

DOE Advanced Manufacturing Office Workshop: Clean Water Processing Technology R&D

Date: August 23 - 24, 2017

The Advanced Manufacturing Office at the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) is hosting a second workshop on Clean Water Processing Technology Research and Development to gain insights on the early-stage research and development needs in this critical area. This workshop will focus on industrial, agricultural and human needs, challenges, and future paths to solve and satisfy this nation’s issues with water manufacture, use and production. This workshop will be held on August 23-24, 2017, at

G-Summit 'New Scientific Renaissance'

Pebble Beach,CA
Date: August 23 - 25, 2017

G-Summit is an intimate gathering of world-leading scientists, tech executives and investors to discuss the implications of AI across industries. The mission is bold, yet the method is simple. What happens in a room when the brightest minds in artificial intelligence, physics, chemistry, materials, aerospace, and biomedicine come together from around the world to share breakthrough research and discoveries? What happens when the best from academia and industry collaborate? What happens when

Global Mobile Internet Conference (GMIC)

Pebble Beach,CA
Date: August 23 - 25, 2017

GMIC annually hosts tens of thousands of mobile executives, entrepreneurs, developers, and investors from around the world to build partnerships and to study mobile technology trends. Learn more>>>

HIMSS Summit of the Southeast

Date: August 23 - 24, 2017

TN HIMSS is promising an exciting and new format this year’s Summit of the Southeast – our 9th year. We are partnering with Health:Further for this year’s conference, and TN HIMSS will be the exclusive Health IT programming partner at the Health:Further Festival, providing thought-provoking content, exceptional keynote presentations and expanded networking opportunities. This year’s Summit will give you access to industry-leading innovators, health IT professionals,

TECH COAST Conference 'One Big Day'

Location: Prime Osborn Convention Center 1000 Water St
Jacksonville,FL 32204
Date: August 23, 2017

The Jacksonville Chamber IT Council is showcasing and promoting the culture of innovation and creativity, talent and expertise and the growing concentration of IT businesses that advance Jacksonville as a dynamic hub for technology development and employment. The Tech Coast Conference provides a forum for local businesses, IT decision makers, technology innovators from around the world and the skilled local talent pool to present, discuss and share advances, opportunities and

2017 Fall EWITS Information Session

Date: August 23, 2017 Time: 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Join us at one of the upcoming information sessions to learn more about Empowering Women in Technology Startups (Ewits) program 2017 with the goal of introducing women to entrepreneurial skills necessary for creating companies. Learn more>>>

August 24, 2017

HIPAA 2017 Under Trump 'What to expect and How to comply'

Date: August 24 - 25, 2017

The secret is - HIPAA Rules are easy and routine to follow - when they are explained step-by-step in plain language. In this seminar Paul Hales will capture your attention with visual presentations, discussion and learning exercises, and show how to find the right rule with the step-by-step procedures you need when you need them. Seminar Takeaways Thorough Understanding of HIPAA Rules HIPAA Risk Analysis - Risk Management for Your Organization Privacy and Security Rules - Permitted and

weVenture at FIT 'IMPACT Business & Leadership Summit'

Date: August 24, 2017 Time: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Who Should Attend: Corporate C-Level Business Executives Small-Medium Sized Busienss Owners Busienss Professionals Early Career Professionals Learn more>>>

BIOFlorida 'Perspectives on Medical Marijuana in Florida Panel Discussion

Location: UF Clinical and Translational Science Institute 2004 Mowry Road
Gainesville,FL 32610
Date: August 24, 2017 Time: 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Join us for a panel discussion on issues related to medical marijuana, as a business and treatment paradigm. Hear from a representative of one of the dispensing organizations that is to be a licensed Medical Marijuana Treatment Center (MMTC) under the new state law. Learn more>>>

August 25, 2017

Columbia Trade Expo - Miami

Date: August 25 - 27, 2017

The Colombia Trade Expo will bring together exhibitors from Colombia and Latin America that will showcase a variety of products and services from different industry sectors. The South Florida business community is invited to take part in a four-day, networking and interactive event where companies will have an opportunity to meet with potential suppliers, buyers, distributors, and consumers from Latin America. Contact: Fernando Escobar | Colombia Trade Expo LLC | fernando@colombiatradexpo.com

Supplier Diversity Day at Broward College

Date: August 25, 2017 Time: 11:00 am - 3:15 pm

Broward College, in collaboration with the Office of Supplier Diversity (OSD), presents Supplier Diversity Day at Broward College on Friday, August 25, 2017. Following a panel discussion, small businesses will be able to interact and meet with local, county, state and federal government representatives at scheduled one-on-one interviews. To view event details and to register, click here.

August 27, 2017


Las Vegas,NV
Date: August 27 - 31, 2017

VMworld is VMware’s premier thought leadership and education destination for cloud infrastructure and digital workspace technology professionals. Join us for five days of innovation and learn new skills, hear expert insights and gain the tools to enable business success. At VMworld, you’ll join the industry’s top thought leaders, subject matter experts and IT professionals to immerse yourself in the latest in cloud infrastructure and business mobility technology. Learn

August 28, 2017

2017 HR Florida Conference & EXPO

Location: Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek 14100 Bonnet Creek Resort Ln
Orlando,FL 32821
Date: August 28 - 30, 2017

The HR Florida Conference & Expo is the annual conference of the HR Florida State Council, a state affiliate of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM). Each year the event attracts 1,500+ human resource professionals and vendors throughout the state of Florida and across the globe. These individuals represent virtually every industry, and companies ranging from small businesses to large industrial centers. Learn more>>>

5th Latin American Insurance Tech Summit

Location: The Conrad Miami 1395 Brickell Ave
Miami,FL 33131
Date: August 28 - 31, 2017

Hear about best practices, benefit from your colleagues’ experience in cutting-edge technology implementation in the region and discuss which trends will survive and which will die in this process, by joining us at this summit. Learn more>>>