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Innovation City Podcast | Venture Cafe Miami and SLAM Digital Agency
Feb 22 @ 4:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Venture Cafe Miami (and Venture Cafe St. Louis) are excited to collaborate with SLAM Digital Agency to serve a partner in curating a new national podcast on innovation communities. Our role is to select a diverse group of innovation community leaders from Miami and South Florida to serve as guests for the podcast which will be recorded live at VCM’s #ThursdayGathering.

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This event has a Google Hangouts video call.

Office Hours: Accelerating Social Impact with Radical Partners I Radical Partners @ The Venture Café Gathering (Great Bear Room)
Feb 22 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Radical Partners is a social impact accelerator. We identify issues that matter most to the future of our city and 1) accelerate the work of change-makers tackling those issues head-on; 2) mobilize innovators, investors, and leaders with the community at large to collectively generate solutions together.

We are committed to meaningfully impacting South Florida by supporting the growth and impact of nonprofit and for-profit social impact ventures. Over the course of the last 4 years we have helped scale and launch over 50 such ventures. From vision, strategic planning and how to pitch your idea, to fundraising, project management and impact evaluation. We are here to help and have a lot of fun doing it.

On a rotating basis, Rebecca Fishman Lipsey, Alia Mahmoud, Sarah Emmons and Joan Godoy from the Radical Partners team will be offering office hours every Thursday from 4-5pm at Venture Cafe Miami. Come stop by and say hello!

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This event has a Google Hangouts video call.

Venture Cafe Miami Thursday Gathering
Feb 22 @ 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Venture Café Miami enhances and accelerates the innovation process through spaces, programs, and conversations for entrepreneurial individuals and organizations to gather and build relationships. The Venture Café Gathering welcomes the innovation community every Thursday from 4:00 – 9:00pm to gather at 1951 NW 7th Ave. to connect with other innovators and share ideas.

Learn About Miami Film Festival 2018 Info Table | Miami Film Festival
Feb 22 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Miami Film Festival is one of the city’s most iconic cultural events. Carolina Garcia, associate director of engagement, will bring information about the upcoming 35th version of the Festival, which will take place March 9 to 18, 2018. More than 100 films from 40 different countries, industry master classes and networking events, talks with the filmmakers, seminars, parties and more!

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Deep Learning in Medicine using AI Technology | Metastatic AI
Feb 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Learn how Artificial Intelligence (AI) is being used in medicine to create human centered solutions that enhance our quality of life and wellbeing.

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Maximizing Your Thursday Gathering Experience I Ambassadors @ The Venture Cafe Gathering (Altamira Room)
Feb 22 @ 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm

We have seen and talked to many first-timers that were told to come to the Venture Cafe Thursday Gathering but seem lost, overwhelmed or just unsure who to talk to and where to start. This session is for those attending a Thursday Gathering for the first, second or third times, to gather to:
(1) hear about the resources, opportunities and programming offered;
(2) have someone ask them about what they are looking to get by attending; and
(3) potential connect them to the right person or, at least, place them on the right path.

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Muslim-Jewish Advisory Council Discussion ft. Rodney Bullard | Muslim Jewish Advocacy Council
Feb 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

The South Florida Muslim–Jewish Advisory Council (MJAC) was launched in 2017, to advocate for public policy solutions to issues of common concern to our two communities and the entire country. Join MJAC and Rodney Bullard for a brainstorm session to organize an effective and diverse community outreach programs.

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Wordcamp Miami 2018 Info Table I Wordcamp
Feb 22 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

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WordCamp Miami is a 100% volunteer based annual event that provides education on various techniques related to WordPress, blogging, coding, SEO/marketing, design and general web development. Stop by the info table and learn how this conference (March 16-18, 2018) will make you a better marketer, developer, and freelancer.

Follow on Twitter : @wordcampmiami

This event has a Google Hangouts video call.

Black History Month Excellence Forum | Lesesne Media Group
Feb 22 @ 6:30 pm – 7:45 pm

Miami has a new crop of Black leaders transforming the region for the better. Guests will hear from them and engage in dialogue on the strategies that enhance opportunities, elevate communities and build economies.

Panelists include:
Tony Lesesne – LMG Entertainment
Michael Butler – CEO IMPACT9
Cedric McMinn – Miami-Dade County Public Schools
Robert Tyler – CEO IGWT Construction
Dr. Shirley Plantain – Miami-Dade County
Woodie Lesesne – Women’s Power Caucus

RSVP Here. Don’t miss the session!

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Creative Jam: Reclaiming Your Time | Cultured Innovations
Feb 22 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Our choices about how we use our time are solely up to us. Over the spans of our lives and careers, our collective daily choices about how we invest our time directly influence the people we end up becoming and what we ultimately achieve.

This jam is intended to help you reconnect with what you truly want and flesh out strategies to help you get there. Join us in a relaxed environment to reflect, assess and create a framework of ideas you can put to use immediately. Our aim is to help you reclaim your power over time. Bring your willingness to explore, connect, have fun and get inspired. Meet other changemakers and gain a fresh perspective with peers across Miami’s creative community.

Note: This 60-minute session guides participants through a progressive series of activities. Participation in the full session is highly encouraged.

RSVP here.

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