Entrepreneurship Datebook: Workshops, events in South Florida May 30-June 5

Founder Institute Showcase: Early-stage investors and South Florida entrepreneurs are invited to meet the most recent graduates of the Founder Institute, 7-9:30 p.m. (Private investor VIP reception at 6 p.m.) Tuesday, Broward College, Reubin O’D Askew Tower, 220 South East Second Ave., Floor 7, Fort Lauderdale, RSVPL

Miami GovJam: This project-based, hands-on professional training teaches participants how to increase the efficacy of service delivery and customer satisfaction, while fostering innovation and teamwork within and outside government, Wednesday-Thursday, Miami Beach City Hall. More info:

Aging2.0’s 2016 Global Startup Search: This competition is for aging-focused startups to showcase their company to an international audience; events are taking place worldwide. The Miami event will be 6:30 to 9 p.m. Thursday at, 120 SW Eighth St., Miami. Free tickets on Eventbrite. Apply to pitch startups at the event here:

National Day for Civic Hacking: This event will bring together urbanists, civic hackers, government staff, developers, designers and community organizers to collaboratively build new solutions using publicly released data, technology and design processes to improve Miami communities and the governments that serve them, 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturday, The Idea Center @ MDC, Wolfson Campus, Building 8, Fifth Floor. More info on Eventbrite.

Upcoming deadlines

Mentor Day: Mentor Day is a unique opportunity for entrepreneurs to receive FREE one-on-one mentorship from industry leaders in Miami. The next MentorDay is Friday, June 17th. Applications close on Monday, June 6th. Apply at

Read more about Mentor Day here.

Startupbootcamp Digital Health: A new accelerator to Miami begins this fall, providing a three-month accelerator program, seed funding, mentorship, six months of free office space in the heart of Miami and in kind-services. Application deadline is June 10. Apply here.

Read more about Startupbootcamp here.

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Nancy Dahlberg @ndahlberg