• Supercharge your website: Learn about SEO (search engine optimization) at this Broward SCORE workshop, 5 p.m. Wednesday at Keiser University, 1500 NW 49th St., Fort Lauderdale. $30 in advance. http://www.browardscore.org
• The legal lowdown: SCORE Miami-Dade presents “Meeting Legal Requirements for your Business,” 5-7 p.m. Thursday at SBA Miami Offices, 100 S. Biscayne Blvd, 7th Floor. $30. www.miamidade.score.org
CEO talk: UM’s School of Communication and USA Today present an interview with Randy Falco, president/CEO of Univision, at 3:30 p.m. April 10 at Bill Cosford Cinema on UM’s campus. Free, seating is limited: 305-284-2198.
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The global CleanTech Open launched its accelerator and competition in the Southeast, and Miami is one of its hubs for the region. Applications are due May 1. Find out more at cleantechopen-southeast.org
The Florida Venture Forum will host its Early Stage Conference in Orlando May 15 and has put out the call for presenting companies. To apply or find out more: www.floridaventureforum.org
Catch the startup bus, an organically grown initiative to bridge the tri-county geographic divide. A bus will be leaving Monday from Miami to Startup Delray’s event Hack the Library..
A UM Launch Pad venture won top honors at the ACC March Madness Pitch-Off Competition in Raleigh, NC: Chill-N Nitrogen Ice Cream, pitched by Chuck Woodard, a dessert shop/lab making natural flavored ice cream with liquid nitrogen in Pinecrest. UM student Travis Montaque of Splyst.com, also competed.
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