Over the past few years, Miami has become one of the most important hubs of business, communication, tourism, entertainment and events in North America. When it comes to professional events, there are different kinds available the whole year for the community. Fairs, lectures, congresses, meetings and conferences from different fields of work will take place in Miami during 2019.
Why is it important to participate of professional events?
To keep you up to date
It is important to keep well-informed about the market and the context in general in any field of work. Choosing events with the participation of references in your area is a great opportunity to be up to date, whether listening to great speakers and catching innovative ideas, or observing practical examples of new products, services and solutions.
To improve your networking
At these professional events, generally there are some moments of interaction, such as lunches and coffee breaks, which are an important chance to talk to other participants. The relevance of making these contacts is not only about the exchange of information and experience, but also the possibility of new partnerships.
In other words, attending professional events is a good strategy to expand your networking and perhaps to discover new customers or even new professional opportunities.
To discover new products and services on the market
New products and services are always presented during professional events. Sometimes manufacturers or providers participate in the events and offer special discounts for the purchase at that moment. In other cases, speakers recommend products or services that stand out in the market and may make the participants interested in. Besides that, these events also bring news of products or services of each area.
To find business solutions
You can find students and professionals that face similar challenges. The exchange experience and knowledge between people with different abilities that live the same dilemma is enriching.
Furthermore, those who have had a similar difficulty and overcome it, probably have good lessons to teach. This can be a more practical and quick way to bring solutions to your business.
Schedule: Professional Events in Miami (2019)
Check out some of the professional events in Miami during 2019:
Art Deco Weekend
Date: January 18 - 20, 2019
Where: Ocean Drive - Miami Beach, FL
Art Deco Weekend is a free community cultural festival with more than 85 events each year. The community of the cultural festival event celebrates the best of Miami’s architecture, preservation, education, history, advocacy, art, culture and entertainment.
The Smart City Event
Date: January 29, 2019
Where: Fort Lauderdale, FL - Broward County Convention Center
Understand how innovative digital solutions will impact your municipality or enterprise. You will see successful cities and companies that have effectively implemented smart energy, transportation, safety, lighting, and infrastructure solutions.
EMERGE - Professional Engagement for Students
Date: February 2, 2019
Where: Florida International University - Miami, FL
All day event that will bring together students, design professionals, educators, and manufacturers’ representatives for a variety of sessions about different career paths within the industry. Besides, participants will have the opportunity to speak with working professionals about their portfolios and resumes.
Miami Film Festival
Date: March 1 - 10, 2019
Where: Miami, FL
The festival shows independent American and international film. It also makes an emphasis on Ibero-American films. The screenings take place in several venues across Miami and include feature films, documentaries, short films, and retrospectives. Premiers of established film-makers and talented newbies, experimental films, and films showcasing musicians will be exhibit during the festival.
Date: April 29, 2019
Where: Miami, FL
An interactive and global annual marketing/advertising event that is a great platform for client side marketers, global brand advertisers, advertising technology providers, digital agencies, online publishers, portals and media professionals. It is a unique conference + exhibition which will have few of the finest speakers from Florida and the surrounding states with an intriguing agenda covering the latest in marketing, sales and advertising technologies.
Enjoy these professional events in Miami to boost your business or your career!