Code for Miami: Join civic hackers coding solutions to make government and the city work better, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Monday, The LAB Miami, 400 NW 26th St., Wynwood. More info: TheLabMiami.com
LaunchCode Presents South Florida Speaks .NET: In the first in a series of South Florida Speaks events by LaunchCode, a panel of experienced .NET developers will discuss the many ways Microsoft’s C#-based development framework is used in web development, mobile development and cloud computing, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, The Idea Center at Miami Dade College, Wolfson Campus, Building 8, Fifth Floor. More info here.
Brainfood: The speaker series sponsored by Endeavor Miami features Alexandre Hohagen, an investor and advisor and former VP of Facebook Latin America and U.S. Hispanics, 6:30 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, The LAB Miami, 400 NW 26th St., Wynwood. Tickets on Eventbrite.
Latin America Tech Meetup: Learn about how to get into startup accelerators, in a discussion with speakers from YCombinator, StartupMexico and Win Lab Accelerator, 6:30 to 9 p.m., Tuesday, Building Co, 120 SW Eighth St. More info on Eventbrite.
#WaffleWednesday: Members of Miami’s creative and tech communities are invited to the LiveNinja office in Wynwood to hear pitches and announcements from local startups over coffee and waffles, 9 to 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, LiveNinja, 120 NW 25th Street, Loft #301, Miami. More info here.
Digital Breakfast: Cybertising and Google Partners are co-presenting their second event to discuss Google advertising, webmaster and analytics solutions and opportunities to ramp up your online presence and ROI, 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. Thursday, The LAB Miami, 400 NW 26th St. More info on Eventbrite.
Global Game Jam: GameTrep hosts a 48-hour Global Game Jam in Miami, bringing together gaming developers, artists, writers, students and industry leaders, Friday through Sunday, Cidy Desk co-working center, 350 S. Miami Ave., Miami. More info here.
Daymond John: The ABC Shark Tank star and founder and CEO of FUBU will be discussing entrepreneurship and his new book, The Power of Broke, at 6 p.m. Sunday, Books & Books, 265 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables. More info here.
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Nancy Dahlberg @ndahlberg