South Florida Entrepreneurship Datebook for Aug. 24-29

CODE FOR MIAMI: Gather with other civic hackers to work on projects, or start your own. 7 to 9 p.m. Mondays, The LAB Miami, 400 NW 26th St., Wynwood. More info:

TECH NIGHT AT THE BALLPARK: Gather for the third annual night of networking and baseball. 5:30 to 10 p.m. Tuesday, Marlins Park, 501 Marlins Way, Miami. $15. More info:

WOMEN, INNOVATION & TECHNOLOGY: Join eMerge America’s WIT for networking and an interactive Q&A on the rise of Miami’s tech and arts community, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday,, 120 SW 8th. St., Miami. Register here.

THRIVE SEMINAR WITH DAYMOND JOHN: Event will featuring a Q&A session with the celebrity entrepreneur John, as well as a startup pitch competition with a $10,000 prize. 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday, Lincoln Colony Theater, 1040 Lincoln Road, Miami Beach. More info:

REFRESH MIAMI: Summer Startup Series focuses on growth hacking strategies with Alex Yen of Dropbox. 6:45 to 9 p.m. Thursday, Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science, 3280 S Miami Ave., Miami. More info:


Happened last week: 500 Startups is bringing a 10-week growth marketing program to Miami. Miami Dade College’s MAGIC complex opened and its Idea Center and Tel Aviv University partnered up. Catch up with these stories and read more startup news, resources, events and community views on the Starting Gate blog on

Nancy Dahlberg @ndahlberg