Miami Dade College (MDC), in collaboration with the Miami Downtown Development Authority, will present DWNTWNÃ¢â‚¬Â¦Epicenter of the Americas, a lecture by Richard Florida, college professor and an international best-selling author at 9 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 28 at the Wolfson Campus in downtown Miami.
In addition to being a successful author, Florida is also a professor at University of TorontoÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Rotman School of Management, and senior editor of The Atlantic. During the lecture, Florida will apply ideas from his books, Rise of the Creative Class and The Great Reset, to gauge how the city of Miami can realize its vision of becoming the epicenter of the Americas. A book-signing will take place immediately following the lecture, and FloridaÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s books will be available for purchase.
What: DWNTWN MiamiÃ¢â‚¬Â¦Epicenter of the Americas lecture by Richard Florida
When: Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2012, 9-11 a.m.
Where: Miami Dade College Wolfson Campus 300 NE Second Ave. Building 1, Room 1261 (Auditorium)