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Your Weekly Business Events Calendar – Sun Sentinel

Stay connected to professionals, industry leaders and the business community through online and in-person networking, workshops, conferences and more, in Broward, Miami-Dade and Palm Beach counties. Inquire before in-person events onsite, as some organizations and hosts continue to require physical distancing and vaccination protocols due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

New Pet Industry-Tails Wagging, 9:30-10:30 a.m. April 18. Workshop via Zoom presented by the Florida Women’s Business Center. 561-265-3790 ext. 111. Free.

Gold Coast Public Relations Council4 p.m., via Zoom, with Emily Thompson, WPBF-TV 25 News Director. RSVP to [email protected]

NobleCon18, From 5-7 p.m. through April 21, featuring 120 public companies that cover today’s most disruptive industry sectors, including cannabis and ESG. Keynote, company presentation, panel discussions, speakers, networking, breakout sessions. Hard Rock Guitar Hotel, 1 Seminole Way, Hollywood. 561-451-7029.

Webinar on construction defects: managing problems throughout the life of your association, noon-1 p.m. April 20. Panelists will discuss what constitutes defaults and the different types of defaults, types of projects and laws that apply in a community association context. Licensed Community Association Managers will receive (1) OPP credit. Zoom, Hollywood. Free.

Young Carers Institute Conference, 8am-3pm April 21. Safe Schools Institute, 1790 Spanish River Blvd., Boca Raton. Featuring expert speakers, researchers, thought leaders and more on the topic of progress towards policy for young carers. 561-277-3586. $50.

Boynton Beach Coffee Plus Network, 8-9am, hosted by the Greater Boca Raton Chamber of Commerce. Prepare a 30-second elevator pitch. Allstate — The McLemore Agency, 2457 Quantum Ave., Boynton Beach.

Women’s Real Estate Investment Summit, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Two-day event. Signature Grand, 6900 W. State Road 84, Davie. 305-970-0416.

Crisis and risk management, lessons from public relations pros, 11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m., panel discussion and presentation, organized by the Public Relations Society of America, Greater Fort Lauderdale Chapter. Todd Templin, Co-Chair of BoardroomPR’s Crisis Management Division, will moderate the panel along with Mike Hernandez of LSN Communications and Veda Coleman-Wright of the Broward Sheriff’s Office. Broward Community Foundation, 910 E. Broward Blvd., #200, Fort Lauderdale.

2022 Cynthia Allen Gracey Women In Leadership Awards Luncheon, 11:30 a.m., Kravis Center-Cohen Pavilion, West Palm Beach. Executive Women of the Palm Beaches Foundation welcomes Amy Hever, director of the Major League Baseball Players Trust. Email [email protected] or call 561-868-7070.

After hours business at Arcadia Gardens, 5-7 p.m. April 21. Hosted by the North Palm Beach Chamber of Commerce. Arcadia Gardens, 3660 RCA Blvd, Palm Beach Gardens. 561-746-711 $35-$45.

How to get more customers, 5-7 p.m., Interactive Q&A Workshop for Women Entrepreneurs with Renia M. Orr, International Business Coach at Haven Palm Beach presented by the Palm Beach Chamber of Commerce. Haven Palm Beach, 211 Royal Poinciana Way, Palm Beach.

Women’s Real Estate Investment Summit, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. April 22. Signature Grand, 6900 W. State Road 84, Davie. 305-970-0416.

Hi Community Leaders, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Margaritaville Hollywood Beach Resort, 1111 N. Ocean Drive, Hollywood. Presented by the Broward Leadership Foundation. Call Andrew Zullo at 954-767-8866 or [email protected]

Living Resources Fair for LGBT+ Seniors, 11am-3pm Information on services under one roof. RSVP to: [email protected] GLCC Compass, 201 N. Dixie Highway, Lake Worth. 561-541-3700. Free.

Redi will lead the conference, though April 26, online, presented by the Broward County Urban League, on the topic of solutions to advance fairness in business.

Alan B.Levan | NSU Broward Center of Innovation Incubate Program Pitch Night, 4-7 p.m. April 25. Alan B. Lvean | The NSU Broward Center of Innovation (Levan Center) will host the Pitch Night event for their “Incubate” program cohort #3 on April 25, 2022 at 4 p.m. Alan B. Levan | NSU Broward Innovation Center, 3100 Ray Ferrero Jr. Blvd, Fort Lauderdale. Free.

Writing resumes, cover letters and more, 10am-12pm, Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, 411 Clematis St., West Palm Beach. Registration required. or call 561-868-7760. Free.

Live After Five Networkk, 5:30-7:30 p.m., hosted by the Greater Boca Raton Chamber of Commerce, Wyndham Deerfield Beach Resort, Cafe Med, 2096 NE Second St., Deerfield Beach.

Marine Refit Show, through April 28, Pompano Civic Center, Pompano Beach. Open for trade only: refit products, equipment, services and upgrades for the recreational boating and superyacht market. 754-246-0546.

business networking, 2:30-4:30 p.m., hosted by the Florida Women’s Business Center, featuring resources, connections, and more. Delray Beach Market, 33 SE Third Ave., Delray Beach. For exhibit opportunities, call 561-265-3790, ext.

Business Before Hours: Valor and Community Service Awards, 7:00-9:00 Recognizing First Responders, presented by the Palm Beach North Chamber of Commerce. Palm Beach Gardens Marriott, 4000 RCA Blvd., Palm Beach Gardens. 561-746-7111. $45 to $55.

Master Quickbooks Course, eight-week session, presented by the Florida Women’s Business Center via Zoom.

Mindset Shift – Make yourself more employable, 10 a.m. to noon, Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, 411 Clematis St., West Palm Beach. Registration is mandatory. For more information or to register, visit or 561-868-7760.

Kip Hunter Marketing’s “Making REAL Connections” Breakfast, 7:30 a.m., presented by Alan B. Levan | NSU Broward Center of Innovation, at Global Grille at First Baptist Church, 301 E. Broward Blvd, Fort Lauderdale. $55.

From passions to profits, a four-part webinar series, presented by Dania Beach Business Academy and SCORE Broward. Topics include Hobbyist to Entrepreneur; Business start-up; Financial planning and money to start and grow your business.

RISE Business Expo, 1-6:30 p.m. May 5. RISE Business Expo celebrates community resilience, intentionality, strength and endurance. Networking, educational opportunities, main luncheon, exhibit hall and business resources. Tamarac Community Center, 8601 W. Commercial Blvd., Tamarac. 954-722-1520.

Broward & Beyond Business Conference 2022, from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., highlighting new programs and profitable business opportunities that Broward-based businesses can access. Signature Grand, 6900 State Road 84, Davie.

Seventh Annual Behavioral Health Conference: The Power of Prevention, 8am-5pm May 10-11, Signature Grand, 6900 W. State Road 84, Davie. $85 to $105.

Boca Chamber Annual Corporate Awardss, 11:30 a.m., Boca West Country Club, 20538 Boca West Drive, Boca Raton. $95.

DigiMarCon Southeast 2022, 9:00 a.m., The Westin Peachtree Plaza Atlanta Hotel, Atlanta, Ga. Hear from speakers from the digital marketing, media and advertising industries. Network, meeting and network. Presented by DigiMarCon Southeast. Visit Email [email protected] Call 800-805-5385.

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