Entrepreneurship datebook


SUNSHINE ECONOMY: Host Tom Hudson explores the South Florida tech and startup economy on the WLRN-Miami Herald Radio program at 9 a.m. Monday, June 10, on 91.3-FM.

TECH TALK: Tech & Health Care Forum focuses on how technology is maximizing healthcare in Latin America; speakers include Brazilian Congressman Rogario Carvalho, 5:30 p.m. Thursday, June 13, UM Newman Alumni Center, free. Hosted by AS/COA and UM Center for Latin American Studies. Register here. Watch the livestream here: http://www.as-coa.org/live

NATIONAL SMALL BUSINESS WEEK: SCORE Miami-Dade and Constant Contact host a free U.S. Get Down To Business event. Topic: "Finding your next great customer online.” 8:30-12:30 p.m. Thursday, June 13, at UM Life Science & Technology Park. Register here.

RESEARCH BASICS: Anthony Mundis, founder of Impossible Real research firm, explains how to use market research in your startup in workshop by Project Lift Miami, 6 p.m. Thursday, June 13, LAB Miami, $20. Register here.

BUSINESS BASICS: This free seminar by Broward SCORE addresses what to consider as you start a business, 10:15 a.m., Saturday. June 15, at Northwest Regional Library, Coral Springs. Register here.

GEEKTANK: Four startups will be selected to present at the MIT Enterprise Forum’s “GeekTank” event June 18 from 6:30-9 p.m. at Citrix. The event is free for startups and students. Register and find more info here. Startups can apply to present through 6 p.m. June 11 here.

Nancy Dahlberg @ndahlberg

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