BIZCON SoCal takes a deep dive into innovation and entrepreneurship in Southern California

L.A. Area Chamber on June 19, 2019 at 5:00:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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On June 19, the Chamber hosted its annual BIZCON SoCal business conference and networking event designed to celebrate, inspire and support businesses across the L.A. region.

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Spotlight on youth employment

Center for Education Excellence & Talent Development on June 18, 2019 at 11:59:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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The Chamber’s leadership in helping young adults access internship and job opportunities was featured this week when the Chamber’s Center for Education Excellence & Talent Development Senior Manager, Ever Hilleprandt, was interviewed on Univision, speaking about the qualities employers seek in entry-level candidates and the skills and attributes that make them competitive in the marketplace.

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CNN Contributor Ryan Patel addresses Global Initiatives Council

Center for Global Trade & Foreign Investment on June 18, 2019 at 12:00:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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Ryan Patel, fellow with the Drucker School of Management at Claremont Graduate University and frequent CNN, BBC and Nasdaq contributor, addressed members of the Chamber's Global Initiatives Council this week as he shared insights into how companies can prepare for the next wave of global trade disruption while reaping the numerous benefits of trade in a fluctuating political and economic climate.

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C.O.R.E. celebrates 14 internship graduates

Center for Education Excellence & Talent Development on June 14, 2019 at 11:59:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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On June 14, 14 interns graduated from the eight-week Creating Opportunities and Real Experiences (C.O.R.E.) internship program, in which the Chamber placed justice-involved young adults, ages 18 to 25, in job opportunities with employer partners.

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Diversifying the future of STEM

Center for Education Excellence & Talent Development on June 14, 2019 at 12:00:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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The Chamber hosted a special joint Education & Workforce Development and Innovation & Technology Council with Susan Bonilla, state director at the Council for a Strong America, who highlighted how the graduation rate in computer science is starkly low when it comes to black and Latino students. 

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Chamber celebrates Business After Hours at Oakwood, Olympic & Olive

Center for Small Business Success on June 13, 2019 at 11:59:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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The Chamber hosted its Business After Hours Mixer at Oakwood, Olympic & Olive, in downtown Los Angeles.

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Health Care Council hears updates from L.A. County Health Officer

Center for Business Advocacy on June 7, 2019 at 12:00:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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The Chamber's Health Care Council met with L.A. County's Public Health Officer, Dr. Muntu Davis, on his role at the County and priorities for the year.

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Chamber applauds House passage of the Dream and Promise Act; focus shifts to Senate

Center for Education Excellence & Talent Development on June 6, 2019 at 6:00:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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The Chamber applauds the House of Representatives and the Southern California Congressional members who voted in support of the Dream and Promise Act (HR 6) which passed the House on Tuesday.

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More than 100 Chamber member companies featured on 2019 LA500 list

L.A. Area Chamber on June 6, 2019 at 5:00:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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The Los Angeles Business Journal has released their 2019 LA500 list of the most influential people in L.A. 

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Chamber hears updates on the future of water supplies from Metropolitan Water District

Center for Business Advocacy on June 6, 2019 at 12:00:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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At the Energy, Water & Environmental Sustainability Council, Jeff Kightlinger, general manager and CEO of Metropolitan Water District of Southern California (Met), spoke with Chamber members about the future of water supplies in Southern California.

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