Upcoming Events

August 12, 2019

Governance, Risk & Control (GRC) Conference

Location: Diplomat Beach Resort 3555 South Ocean Drive
Hollywood,FL 33019
Date: August 12 - 14, 2019

SACA and The IIA are pleased to once again collaborate to bring you the 2019 Governance, Risk, and Control (GRC) Conference. Please continue to check back, as additional information is forthcoming! Join more than 700 governance, risk, and control professionals from 25+ countries at the event that draws together the best and brightest minds to embrace challenges, forge solutions, and define the future of global GRC. WHO SHOULD ATTEND? IIA and ISACA members and all other savvy governance, risk

August 13, 2019

AWS IMAGINE: A Better World, A Global Nonprofit Conference

Date: August 13 - 14, 2019

The IMAGINE: A Better World, A Global Nonprofit Conference, hosted by Amazon Web Services (AWS), is a global conference for nonprofit leaders, technologists, fundraisers, and innovators. Hundreds of organizations will convene to discuss opportunities and challenges in achieving social and environmental progress, applying technology to increase impact and methodologies to spur innovation. Take this opportunity to network with other nonprofit visionaries, as well as Amazon teams supporting and

Military, Defense & Veterans Opportunities Summit

Location: Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront 225 E. Coastline Dr
Jacksonville,FL 32202
Date: August 13, 2019

#IsFLReady to Support the Future of Florida’s Military, Defense and Veterans? On August 8, 2017, Florida’s business leaders, industry experts, elected officials and more gathered in Orlando for the Florida Chamber Foundation’s Annual Military, Defense and Veterans Opportunities Summit to discuss the future of these industries. Florida is moving in the right direction. Consider the following: Approximately $80 billion worth of economic activity happens because of

U.S. Mexico Canada Agreement Briefing

Location: JAX Chamber 3 Independent Dr
Jacksonville,FL 32202
Date: August 13, 2019 Time: 8:00 am - 10:00 am

Organizer: U.S. Commercial Service Contact: Jorge Arce | jorge.arce@trade.gov On November 30, the three NAFTA countries signed an Agreement to modernize the current one, which is now referred to as the United States, Mexico, Canada Agreement (USMCA). The current North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) remains in effect. This event is to learn updates on the USMCA, the new agreement with the U.S., Mexico, and Canada. Christine Gomes of the Office of Western Hemisphere, North America at the

MASC - FLATE Advanced Manufacturing Education Workshop

Location: Holiday Inn Melbourne 8298 N Wickham Rd
Viera,FL 32940
Date: August 13, 2019 Time: 8:45 am - 11:00 am

Audience: Manufacturers and educators interested in the health and vitality of the manufacturing sector. What: Join the EDC's Manufacturers Association of Florida’s Space Coast (MASC) Tuesday, August 13 for a facilitated discussion focused on regional partnerships to address advanced manufacturing technical skill needs. FloridaMakes and National Science Foundation (NSF) center of excellence grantee Florida Advanced Technical Education (FLATE) will lead the collaborative outcome

Exporting Mechanics Webinar: Best Practices for Export Compliance/Drafting a Compliance Policy

Date: August 13, 2019 Time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

The U.S. Commercial Service, the export promotion arm of the U.S. Department of Commerce's International Trade Administration, has partnered with The NCBFAA Educational Institute (NCBFAA), to present an exporting mechanics webinar series focused on more leading and progressive topics. The series will provide U.S. small and medium size businesses with more advanced information that they need to help them increase exports abroad, while increasing employment and jobs in the United States.

August 14, 2019

weVenture Federal Contracting Conference

Location: Florida Solar Energy Center 1679 Clearlake Road
Cocoa,FL 32922
Date: August 14, 2019

Sponsored with Congressman Posey’s office, this event provides small businesses matchmaking opportunities with larger government and defense contractors. The event is a chance for government contractors to have one-on-one meetings with procurement representatives from Washington, D.C., and Central Florida to explore new contracting opportunities. It’s also an opportunity for local businesses that specialize in technology, innovation, defense contracting and services to learn how to

August 15, 2019

Bio Florida Networking Event

Location: Adams & Reese LP 1515 Ringling Blvd
Sarasota,FL 34236
Date: August 15, 2019 Time: 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Join the Sarasota-Bradenton Chapter of BioFlorida for a Business Networking Event Thursday, August 15. Connect with regional life sciences professionals and meet the Leadership Team of the Chapter. Register here>>>

Learn how Office Depot leverages data to build product recommendation model for consumers

Location: Galuppi's 1103 N Federal Highway
Pompano Beach,FL 33062
Date: August 15, 2019 Time: 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Retailers today are leveraging the power of AI and Machine Learning to bring convenience to customers and effectively and efficiently tweak their own business models. At Office Depot we leverage data to build product recommendation models for customers buying online and for email personalization. We will look at the results from these models and discuss ways to further enhancing them to inform our customer personalization strategy. Maneesha Bhalla is the Director, Advanced Analytics &

August 16, 2019

Leadership Business Council: Dan Gropper, Dean, FAU College of Business

Location: Embassy Suites 1601 Belvederer Rd
West Palm Beach,FL 33419
Date: August 16, 2019 Time: 7:00 am - 9:00 am

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August 19, 2019

AFCEA TechNet Augusta

Date: August 19 - 23, 2019

Combined Arms Maneuver in Cyberspace: Building the Multi Domain Force TechNet Augusta 2019 gives participants the opportunity to examine and explore the intricacies of the cyber domain. With assistance from the U.S. Army Cyber Center of Excellence and industry experts, the conference is designed to open the lines of communication and facilitate networking, education and problem solving. Leaders and operators also discuss procurement challenges the military, government and industry face during a

Field Service Conference

Location: Ritz Carlton Amelia Island 4750 Amelia Island Parkway
Amelia Island,F 32034
Date: August 19 - 21, 2019

Field Service Amelia Island is where cross-industry service, support, and customer success leaders come together to build world-class service and support operations. With forward-looking content and unique session formats, Field Service Amelia Island is designed to help you achieve service excellence and drive profitability. Learn more>>>

InfoSec Healthcare Connect

Location: Westin Ft. Lauderdale Beach 321 N Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd
Fort Lauderdale,FL 33304
Date: August 19 - 21, 2019

High-level Content, Intimate Networking and a White Glove Experience This is InfoSecurity Healthcare Connect - where you can benchmark against other leaders in your industry, hear custom executive-level content and evaluate solutions that meet your specific needs up close. This is a luxurious and exclusive experience you can’t get anywhere else. Learn more>>>

LINUX Security Summit

San Diego,CA
Date: August 19 - 21, 2019

The Linux Security Summit (LSS) is a technical forum for collaboration between Linux developers, researchers, and end users. Its primary aim is to foster community efforts in analyzing and solving Linux security challenges. LSS will be held this year as two separate events, one in North America (LSS-NA), and one in Europe (LSS-EU), to facilitate broader participation in Linux Security development. Note that this CFP is for LSS-NA; a separate CFP will be announced for LSS-EU in May. We

VC Unlocked Hosted at Stanford University

Date: August 19 - 30, 2019

VC Unlocked is an invite-only investor training program for emerging leaders who want to shape the future of the venture capital industry. We invite Silicon Valley VCs and 500 Startups partners with thematic expertise to teach sessions throughout the program. Learn more>>>