SOCIAL SUMMIT: Meet-up at The LAB Miami in Wynwood features streaming presentations from the global Social Good Summit in New York, beginning at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 24, on using technology to create a brighter future. From 4 - 5 p.m., there will be a live local panel on finding digital solutions to local issues. Tickets $15, http://socialgoodsummitmiami.eventbrite.com.
• TALKING LAW: SCORE Miami-Dade presents “Meeting Legal Requirements for Your Business on Tuesday, Sept. 24, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Miami Innovation Center at the UM Life Science & Technology Park, 1951 NW 7th Ave., Miami. $30 in advance. More info: http://miamidade.score.org (click on Local Workshops)
• BIG DATA: The South Florida Technology Alliance’s monthly event includes a panel discussion titled ”Big Data Means Big Money” from 5 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Thursday at Citrix headquarters in Fort Lauderdale. Fees apply. More info: http://www.southfloridatech.org/
• TEAMING UP: Looking for a business partner? Co-Founders Wanted of Miami meets Thursday, Sept. 26, from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Venture Hive. More info: http://www.cofounderslab.com (click on Events)
POPUP ACCELERATOR: The NewME PopUp Accelerator returns to the LAB Miami Friday-Sunday, Sept. 27-29. Includes pitching workshops, mentoring and a demo night. $99. More info: http://newmeaccelerator.com/miami
STARTING GATE BLOG
A South Floridian wants to capture the spirit of the region’s maker movement in a documentary and is raising money on Kickstarter. Joe Sawyer of CareCloud makes a case for the region’s emerging healthcare hub. A youth social entrepreneurial venture from Ashoka gets funding to launch and grow. Read these stories and more news, including funding for Miami-based AutoWeb, on the Starting Gate blog on Miamiherald.com/business.
Nancy Dahlberg @ndahlberg