MIA Music Summit: This all-day event will gather leading digital music experts, startups and investors from around the globe to explore trends at the intersection of music and technology, 9 a.m.-6 p.m., Monday, March 24, New World Center on Miami Beach. Tickets: mms.co
VC PITCH: “Deliver a Winning VC Pitch” is the topic of a webinar hosted by FIU’s Pino Global Entrepreneurship Center. Speaker: Ricardo Weisz. 11 a.m.-noon, Tuesday, March 25, $25. To register: http://business.fiu.edu/entrepreneurship/pino.cfm (click on programs)
#PWRfashionMiami: New meetup for fashion lovers, developers and investors at 7 p.m., Thursday, March 27, at The LAB Miami. More info: www.dresscodedigital.com
RefreshMiami: This month’s event is Lean Startup Leadership with a keynote by Peter Shanley, 6:30-9:30 p.m. Friday, SIPA Auditorium at FIU’s main campus, 11200 SW Eighth St., Miami. More info: refreshmiami.com
Last week’s big news in the startup community: .CO Internet is being acquired by publicly traded partern Neustar for $109 million. You can read more on Starting Gate, as well as about Mintspare’s launch, the area’s first coding school, Wyncode, Venture Hive’s move into Africa, the finalists of the weekend’s Music HackDay and more on the Starting Gate blog on MiamiHerald.com/business.
Nancy Dahlberg @ndahlberg