Global Initiatives Council

Date: October 18, 2017Time: 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Location:  Show map L.A. Area Chamber
350 S Bixel St.
Los Angeles, CA 90017
Contact: Jasmin Sakai-GonzalezPhone: 2135807569Email:

Join the Global Initiatives Council to meet the newly appointed Deputy Mayor of International Affairs from the Office of Mayor Eric Garcetti for a discussion on future objectives.
Los Angeles: A Global City
Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017
9 a.m. Registration
9:30 - 10:30 a.m. Program
L.A. Area Chamber
350 S. Bixel St.
Los Angeles, CA 90017
Under the leadership of Mayor Eric Garcetti, the City of Los Angeles continues to expand its global economic footprint. Join us as Amb. Nina Hachigian, newly appointed deputy mayor for international affairs, introduces herself and offers ideas about how she views the work of her new office.
Importantly, Amb. Hachigian will facilitate an open discussion to solicit ideas from participants about priorities for future work of this new mayor's office.
The Global Initiatives Council works to create employment opportunities throughout Southern California by increasing exports, imports and foreign investment for companies of all sizes, and for the communities in which they conduct business.
Special Guest:
Amb. Nina Hachigian
Deputy Mayor of International Affairs 
Office of Mayor Eric Garcetti
Nina Hachigian served as the second U.S. ambassador to the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) from 2014 to 2017. During her tenure, the United States established a strategic partnership with ASEAN, held the first Leaders' Summit in the United States, launched a presidential initiative on economic cooperation, established the U.S.-ASEAN Women's Leadership Academy and grew the youth program to more than 100,000 members. She also was a founder of WASA, Women Ambassadors Serving America. She was awarded the State Department's Superior Honor Award for her service. 
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