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Your weekly calendar of professional events

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

Divas in the trucking industry, 9:30 a.m., via Zoom presented by the Florida Women’s Business Center. Topics include where and how to get insurance, a discussion of alcohol and drug use, and a discussion of AI-powered solutions such as digital scheduling, billing, and management tools.

Woman, minority and veteran certification, 10 a.m., SBA Webinar. Learn how to complete the Florida State Certification Application and find out how you can use it to seek business with the private sector and government.

CareerSource Employment Help, 10am-4pm, Get expert advice and help on employment, writing a strong resume, finding the right career path and more. Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, 411 Clematis St., West Palm Beach. 561-340-1060, ext. 2319. [email protected]

room breakfast, 7:30 a.m., meet and greet, introductions and awards, hosted by the Palm Beach Chamber of Commerce. The Breakers Palm Beach, One South County Road, Palm Beach.

How to increase sales during a pandemic, 6 p.m., online, presented by SCORE Broward.

Cybersecurity Symposium, 8:30 a.m., presented in partnership with the FBI and the Florida Technology Council. Alan B.Levan | NSU Broward Innovation Center, Alvin Sherman Library, 3100 Ray Ferrero Jr. Blvd., Davie.

Gay and Lesbian Lawyers Luncheon, 11:30am-1:00pm The topic is Fostering Philanthropy in Broward. Broward Community Foundation, 910 E. Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale. RSVP to [email protected]

Top 10 Leader Challenges Today, noon, online, presented by SCORE Broward.

Children’s Harbor Edge of Summer Blender, 6-8:30 p.m., Kelley Kronenberg Law Office at 10360 W. State Road 84, Fort Lauderdale. 954-252-3072. $35.

Save Our Seas Distinguished Speaker Series 2022, 6 p.m. June 2. On line. Free.

The Cannabis Enterprise Awards, 7 p.m., CBA Globes hosts the 2022 National Ceremony featuring Clover Leaf University Founder Chloe Villano, Al Harrington, Twin of Mobb Deep, Trick Trick and Super Bowl Champion Marvin Washington. Location has been updated: Event Space, 1111 Lincoln Road, Miami Beach. Limited VIP seats only, sold by tables. 954-665-9744.

Bridge to Justice Breakfast, 7:15 a.m. Fundraising and recognition. Guest speaker, Pulitzer Prize-winning author Gilbert King, will share his perspectives on blending storytelling with his knowledge of civil rights cases. Signature Grand, 6900 W. State Road 84, Davie.

2022 Smart Trend Transportation Summit, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m., presented by WTS South Florida Chapter, networking, presentation, networking, bringing together elected officials, as well as federal transportation partners and industry representatives, focused on the future economic growth and mobility of the region. Hilton Miami Downtown, 1601 Biscayne Blvd., Miami.

Sixth Annual Cannabis Law, Accounting and Business Conference and Expo, June 3 and 4, at the Hyatt Regency in Miami. Hosted by Cannabis LAB. Florida. The keynote speaker is Ricky Williams, former NFL player and founder and president of Highsman. Panel topics will include legal issues; marketing; risk management; accounting; data, technology and retail; culture and community; investing and starting a business canna.

Margate Leads Group, 12 p.m.-1 p.m. Meets the second and fourth Wednesdays of each month. Anne Marie’s Pizza & Wine Co, 2403 N. State Road. 7, Margate. 954-796-1644. [email protected]

Gold Coast Public Relations Councill, 4 p.m. June 21, via Zoom. Featuring WLRN’s Wilkine Brutus, Palm Beach County Bureau Reporter and Producer. and Christine DiMattei, morning edition anchor and arts reporter. RSVP to [email protected]

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Annual Shining Stars Gala, 6:15 p.m. Hosted by the Center for Technology, Enterprise & Development Inc. and the Florida Women’s Business Center. The Indian Spring Country Club, 11501 El Clair Ranch Road, Boynton Beach. 561-573-1202.

Children’s Business Fair, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Shop and support young entrepreneurs showcasing their businesses. Celebrating World Oceans Day, each business will showcase ocean-themed or eco-friendly products or services. Grand Atrium at the Museum of Discovery and Science, 401 SW Second St., Fort Lauderdale.

DigiMarCon Southeast 2022, 9 a.m., Westin Peachtree Plaza Atlanta Hotel, Atlanta. Hear from speakers from the digital marketing, media and advertising industry. Network, meeting and network. Presented by DigiMarCon Southeast. 800-805-5385.

Gold Coast Public Relations Council, 11:30am-1:00pm, Presentation of the annual Bernays Awards for local public relations and marketing campaigns. Delray Beach Golf Club, 2200 Highland Ave., Delray Beach. RSVP [email protected]

Carbonell Award Nominationssubmit by June 1. Email Nominations for the Recently Established Vinnette Carroll Prize to Geoffrey Short at [email protected]. Include the nominee’s name and why you think they deserve consideration for this award. Named after the first African-American woman to lead on Broadway and founder of the local Vinnette Carroll Repertory Company, this award honors an individual, theater or organization for significant achievement in advancing the cause of diversity. , equality and inclusion in South Florida theater.

E2022 Batmasian Family Scholarship, apply before June 30. The second annual micro-grants program has launched, inviting inventors, idea-makers, creators, and entrepreneurs from Palm Beach County, Broward County, and Martin County to apply. Batmasian Family Scholarship. 561-299-3381.

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