Miami’s becoming a crypto-friendly county. Commissioner Danielle Cohen Higgins sponsored an item to create the city’s first cryptocurrency task force.
Florida’s Cryptocurrency Bill to Heard this Week at Committee. The expansion of Florida’s Technology Sandbox to include cryptocurrency allows businesses to experiment. Still watched by Office of Financial Regulation.
On March 10th, the MavPAC will be conducting a zoom-in forum. Luis Gazitua and Fritz Brogan will co-host the Zoom event featuring Mayor Francis Suarez.
Knight Foundation made a $10 million gift to FIU’s School of Computing and Information Sciences. It is intended to help the County develop talent to meet industry demand.
In a move inspired by Miami Mayor Francis Suarez and the City of Miami, Gazitua Letelier has made moves to become crypto-forward. The Miami lobbying firm, which also specializes in tech and venture capital support, has begun accepting Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies as a payment form.
Miami Mayor Suarez’s recent push for the #MiamiTech Scene is growing. SoftBank Group announced the creation of a $100 million initiative.
County Commissioner Higgins doesn’t want Miami-Dade County forgotten. She wants to attract tech companies and more to the entire county with #MiamiDadeTECH.
HOBE developed low-cost self-cleaning hospital cabins that can deploy anywhere. HOBE is expanding in the US market with guidance from Gazitua Letelier, PA
Commissioner McGhee (Dist 9) recently took to Twitter to speak to Rail Industry Leaders. He wants to discuss proposals/ideas for the South Dade Transitway.
City of Miami Mayor Francis Suarez launched a proactive campaign to recruit businesses to S. Florida. Specifically targeting the Finance and Tech Industry