L.A. Business This Week

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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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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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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Chamber selected as key partner for OPIC

Center for Global Trade & Foreign Investment on April 1, 2019 at 12:00:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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The Chamber announced this week that it has been selected by the Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC) to serve as a partner for its public diplomacy initiative to assist in showcasing the organization’s efforts to help U.S. businesses compete in a global marketplace through private sector investment in emerging market countries.

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Chamber leads efforts to address inequities in the health care and tech workforce talent pipeline

L.A. Area Chamber on March 30, 2019 at 11:59:00 pm in L.A. Business This Week 
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On March 30, the Chamber hosted our first ever interview day for our L.A. Health Care and Tech Talent Pipeline programs at the Vernon-Central YouthSource Center in South L.A., in partnership with the Coalition for Responsible Community Development (CRCD).

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