GOLD COAST VENTURE CAPITAL ASSOCIATION EVENT: Panel discussion on “Should I Incubate, Accelerate or Co-Locate?” 5:30 to 8 p.m., Wednesday June 24, Embassy Suites, Boca Raton. More info and tickets: gcvca.org
MIAMI CARIBBEAN CODE: Regional Tech Summit presented by Miami Caribbean Code, an event with the goal of fostering a bridge between the tech world, the Miami-Caribbean community and the Caribbean region. Summit is 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday, June 25, 191 NE 40th St., Miami. Tickets: miamicaribbeancode.com.
MIAMI’S TECH FOOTPRINT: The Commercial Industrial Association of South Florida will host the workshop “What is Miami’s Tech Footprint?” featuring a panel of experts discussing how technology is affecting development. Michael Rodriguez, CEO of eMerge Americas, will be the keynote speaker, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Thursday, June 25, Venture Hive, 1010 NE 2nd Ave., Miami. More info and tickets: http://www.ciasf.com/.
FORGING MIAMI-ISRAELI TIES: Oren Simanian, founder of StarTau, will lead an entrepreneurial seminar titled “Innovation Nation: Secrets from the Israeli Startup scene,” 5:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Miami Dade College’s Idea Center, Building 8, Wolfson campus. More info here.
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DESIGN THINKING: Learn about design thinking, a process for solving problems and developing business strategy that puts an increased emphasis on understanding your customers and hear keynote by Andy Hagerman of The Design Gym in this Refresh Miami-Design Thinking Miami event, 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday, June 25, Patricia and Phillip Frost Miami Museum of Science, 3280 S. Miami Ave., Miami. Tickets: refreshmiami.com (click on events). There is also a bootcamp by Design Thinking Miami on Saturday, June 27, at the New Tropic office. More info and tickets: refreshmiami.com
REVENUE MODELS AND PRICING STRATEGIES FORUM: Familiarize yourself with various revenue models and pricing strategies and learn from others’ experiences at this Luminary Central entrepreneurship event, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Saturday, June 27, University of Miami. Tickets: luminarycentral.com/speaker-series/june-2015 (Use code SGATE15 to save 15%).
SOCIAL MEDIA DAY SOUTH FLORIDA: Join social media experts and enthusiasts for an afternoon of discussions and networking, Sunday, June 28, noon-9 p.m. at Hyatt Pier 66 in Fort Lauderdale. More info and tickets: www.smdaysf.com.
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Nancy Dahlberg @ndahlberg