A vote for breaking science barriers

Center for Education Excellence & Talent Development on April 19, 2019 at 12:00:00 am in L.A. Business This Week 
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The Chamber's strategic education affiliate, UNITE-LA, needs your vote!

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Responding to the Mayor's State of the City Address

Maria S. Salinas on April 18, 2019 at 9:00:00 am in The Business Perspective 
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Last night, in his annual State of the City address, Mayor Eric Garcetti shared his reflections on and visions for the City of Los Angeles, and we were pleased to hear that we share so many priorities – from education and homelessness, to transportation, infrastructure, job creation and equity and inclusion.   

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Chamber hosts discussion on AI in government and education

L.A. Area Chamber on April 16, 2019 at 5:00:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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On Tuesday, the Chamber hosted Microsoft's "Artificial Intelligence in State & Local Government, Federal and Education."

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Sen. Holly Mitchell leads an honest conversation about the state of education

Center for Business Advocacy on April 12, 2019 at 12:00:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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Sen. Holly Mitchell join the Chamber's Education & Workforce Development Council meeting on April 12, where she delved into a meaningful conversation about cradle-to-career investments.

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Bixel Exchange reaches more than 1,000 student applicants for 2019 summer internships

Center for Innovation & Technology on April 11, 2019 at 12:00:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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Bixel Exchange’s L.A. Tech Talent Pipeline program has geared up once again to place as many students as possible into internships with tech companies all around the greater L.A. region.

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Chamber joins Supervisor Ridley-Thomas to discuss unprecedented bioscience investment

Center for Business Advocacy on April 5, 2019 at 12:00:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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Last week, the Chamber welcomed L.A. County Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas to discuss the many different initiatives and programs around the bioscience industry.

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Chamber hears energy updates from LADWP and the City of L.A.

Center for Business Advocacy on April 4, 2019 at 12:00:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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At Thursday's Energy, Water & Environmental Sustainability Council members were joined by Martin (Marty) Adams from Los Angeles' Department of Water and Power, and Uduak-Joe Ntuk from the City's Office of Petroleum and Natural Gas Administration and Safety.

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Global Trade: An Engine that Drives L.A.'s Economy

Maria S. Salinas on April 4, 2019 at 9:00:00 am in The Business Perspective 
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We might not recognize that our daily lives are positively impacted by global trade. From the clothes we wear, the cars we drive, the phones we use and even the jobs we have – global trade is an engine that touches every facet of our lives. In Los Angeles, there is no doubt that we are fueled by a global economy.

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Chamber conducts fair chance hiring training

Center for Education Excellence & Talent Development on April 3, 2019 at 10:00:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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Recently, the Chamber trained L.A. County workforce system employees on business engagement strategies to advance fair chance hiring (FCH).

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Chamber joins Charles Drew University for frank discussion on California's health workforce crisis

L.A. Area Chamber on April 3, 2019 at 7:00:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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As part of Chamber’s yearlong Listening Tour, Chamber President & CEO Maria S. Salinas visited the Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science (CDU) to join Dr. David Carlisle, president and CEO, in a fireside chat on Wednesday, April 3.

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