Pacific and Asian Affairs Council breakfast forum, "Southeast Asia's Financial Crisis and the 1987 Crash: Parallels, Lessons and Implication," by Dr. David McClain. 7:30-8:30 a.m. Friday, the Plaza Club. Cost: $9. Call 521-8905.
Pacific Business Center Program aquaculture workshop, "Tank and System Design." 8 a.m.-noon Oct. 25, Leeward Community College's Language Arts Building, Room LA227. Call 956-3762.
Chaminade University leadership series, "Shared Leadership in the New Workplace: Thriving on True Teamwork." 8:45 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 27 and 8:45 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Oct. 28, Hilton Hawaiian Village. Cost varies. Call 1-800-689-9771.
Hawaii School Public Relations Association meeting. 11:30 a.m. Oct. 22, Ala Moana Hotel. Cost $15 members, $20 nonmembers. Deadline Oct. 16. Call 988-4111.
Hawaii Society of Corporate Planners luncheon, "Economic Growth Strategies for Hawaii." 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Thursday, Hawaii Prince Hotel. Learn about the Culinary Institute of the Pacific, an offshoot of Kapiolani Community College's culinary arts program. Cost: $22 early and $27 late registration for members, $28 early and $33 late registration for nonmembers, $250 table of 10. Call 537-2356.
Industrial Relations Research Association meeting, discussing "Privatization or Merit Principles?" 11:30 a.m. tomorrow, Ala Moana Hotel Ilima Room, 410 Atkinson Drive. Cost $18.50 members, $20.50 nonmembers. Call 956-8132 or 956-8165.
Jewish Business and Professionals Breakfast Club meeting, "An Overview of Changes Needed in the Hawaii Criminal Justice System." 7 a.m. Wednesday, Pacific Club, 1451 Queen Emma St. Registration deadline Oct. 14. Cost is $13 for advance registration, $15 at the door. Call 595-5218.
National Association of Industrial and Office Properties privatization workshop. 7:45-9 a.m. Oct.23, Pacific Club. Cost for members $17 prepaid, $20 at the door; for nonmembers $24 prepaid, $29 at the door. Call 262-0909.
Public Relations Society of America luncheon workshop, "Public Relations and the CEO; How To Get a Seat at the Board Room Table and Other Nifty Tips," 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Sheraton Waikiki, Kohala/Kona Room. 254-3286.
University of Hawaii-Manoa College of Continuing Education and Community Service media and publicity workshop, "Plan Your Own Publicity Campaign." 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Saturday, Kuykendall 306, UHM. Cost is $45. Call 956-8581.