Entrepreneurship Datebook: Workshops, events next year

Entrepreneurship Datebook highlights educational workshops and networking events each week. With the holiday weeks quiet on the event and networking front, here are a few entrepreneurship events to put on your calendars for next year:

Black Tech Week: Back for a second year, a week of events with speakers, panels, workshops and networkers, Feb. 15-20. More info:

SUP-X: A startup expo for entrepreneurs, investors and service providers, Feb. 16-17, Broward County Convention Center. More info:

Miami Mini Maker Faire: The popular event returns in an expanded format Feb. 20-21 at YoungArts in Miami. MIAMade is now accepting applications for exhibitors on its website. More info:

eMerge Americas: The third annual eMerge Americas conference, with two days of speakers, exhibits, contests and celebrity fun, returns April 18-19. eMerge is accepting applications for its Startup Showcase now on its website. More info:

Startup Acceleration: Powered by Consero, this calls itself a invitation-only peer-to-peer event for startup founders and it’s June 8-10. More info and to ask for an invite:


Read about the Knight Foundation’s latest announcement that the PowerMoves entrepreneurship program will be coming to Miami on the Starting Gate blog. There you will also find guest posts about Ironhack’s Hackshow event last week as the coding school graduated its latest cohort and celebrated its first anniversary in Miami and about 500 Startups’ Geeks on a Plane trip, which some in Miami’s tech community participated in. Find the Starting Gate blog on and keep up with startup news, views and resources for entrepreneurs.

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Nancy Dahlberg @ndahlberg