Practice Your Pitch: WeWork Lincoln Road and itabo host a practice five-minute demo day pitch competition, and the reward will be feedback, 1 p.m. Tuesday, WeWork, 350 Lincoln Road. More info here.
Pioneers @ MDC: Join Daniel Rodriguez, founder, data scientist and roboticist behind Miami-based Animusoft, as he explores where these technologies are today and where we will be in the future, 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Idea Center at Miami Dade College, Wolfson Campus, Building 8, fifth floor. More info here.
Start-Up City with author Gabe Klein: The author and advisor to tech and transportation startups will discuss ways cities can better address challenges such as urban mobility, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Idea Center at Miami Dade College, Wolfson Campus, Building 8, fifth floor. More info here.
Coding Class Info Session: Meet CodePRO instructors and alumni, who will share success stories and answer your questions about the upcoming class offerings based on Harvard’s CS50x course, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, Idea Center at Miami Dade College, Wolfson Campus, Building 8, fifth floor. More info here.
Startup Grind: Brandon Timinsky, founder and CEO of GasNinjas, an on-demand fuel service, is the featured interview, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Jan. 19 (date was changed) at WeWork Miami Beach, 350 Lincoln Road. More info: Startupgrind.com/Miami
Women in Tech: Refresh Miami and Citi present an event about women in tech featuring Mary Biggins of ClassPass and Brodi Jackson of Caerus Ventures, 6:30 to 9 p.m. Jan. 20, WeWork, 350 Lincoln Road. More info: Refreshmiami.com
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Nancy Dahlberg @ndahlberg