Entrepreneurship datebook and startup news to note



Here is a small sampling of events for the tech and entrepreneurship community scheduled for the next week. Find more events on Miamitech.org.

Shark Tank: Monthly Micro Venture Capital Club event links entrepreneurs with investors at 8 p.m. Monday, July 22, at Miami Beach Chamber. Details: meetup.com//microvc/events/

Startup World: South Florida startups take the stage Tuesday, July 23, from 6 p.m.-10 p.m. at Venture Hive in Miami. Winner competes in Silicon Valley against other global winners. Free. Details: startupworldmiami-eorg.eventbrite.com

Launch kickoff: Nonprofit Innovate Palm Beach invites entrepreneurs in Palm Beach County to its launch event, “Launch the Disruption,” at 6 p.m. Wednesday, July 24, at Caffeine Spaces in Boca Raton. Details: http://innovatepalmbeach.eventbrite.com/.

Social Media Bootcamp: SocialBuzzTV’s Sebastian Rusk hosts a bootcamp starting at 11 a.m. Thursday, July 25, at LAB Miami in Wynwood. $99. Details: socialbuzzbootcampjuly.eventbrite.com.

3D Printing: The Maker Revolution is the topic of Refresh Miami’s free monthly event from 6:30-9:30 p.m. Thursday, July 25, at Miami Dade College. On Friday there is a related workshop for a fee. Details: refreshmiami.com

Business Plan Basics: A full-day workshop called Building and Funding Your Business Plan, presented by SCORE Miami-Dade, will be held at 9 a.m. Saturday, July 27, at Doral Chamber of Commerce. $97. Details: miamidade.score.org (click on local workshops)

Knowledge MIA: A full-day hands-on workshop led by Marko Rodriguez, an expert on graph computing, on July 29 at LAB Miami. $200 (use code heraldgraphs for 25% discount). Details: graphcomputing.eventbrite.com

Monetizing your app: Learn the tricks and trades of various mobile monetization strategies at a workshop at 6:15 p.m., Monday, July 29 at Miami Entrepreneurship Center. 261 NE 1st St., 5th Floor. Details: http://www.meetup.com/JoinBEE/.


Are you adding positions at your startup and looking for tech talent? Or are you seeking opportunities to join a team? MapYourStartup, a home-grown website where entrepreneurs can map their own companies and events, has added a job board to its site this week.

Venture capital funding in Florida soared in the second quarter, largely thanks to two large investments in Miami companies Open English and CareCloud. Read more here..

Find other startup news on Starting Gate on Miamiherald.com/business. Have news? Email ndahlberg@miamiherald.com

Nancy Dahlberg @ndahlberg

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