On Tuesday, the Chamber was joined by Beacon Economics Founding Partner Chris Thornberg for a comprehensive economic update and forecast for the upcoming year, both in California and nationally.
On Thursday, the Chamber hosted the 2018 Small Business Workshop. The event featured breakout sessions focused on the procurement process.
The Consulate General of China, in partnership with the Chamber and Los Angeles Regional Export Council, was joined by nearly 140 guests to hear from senior government officials, business leaders and experts as they shared their insights about the past, present and the future of China-U.S. trade relations.
On Monday, the Chamber celebrated our annual reception to ring in the holiday season.
More than 30 members of the Chamber's Diplomatic & Commercial Officers Group participated in a private roundtable last week to set top program priorities for 2019 and discuss potential areas of collaboration.
Chamber President & CEO Maria S. Salinas traveled to Mexico City last weekend to attend the inauguration of newly elected President Andrés Manuel López Obrador.
More than 80 L.A. regional science teachers, scientists and industry professionals spent Friday evening at the Amgen Biotechnology Experience-L.A. (ABE-LA) Biotech Connection Dinner and Networking Reception at Noor in Pasadena.
Southern California Leadership Network (SCLN) held the annual Visionaries Awards on Nov. 29 at the Avalon Hollywood for what was an inspiring afternoon, honoring five outstanding community leaders.
On Wednesday, the Land Use, Construction & Housing Council and Transportation & Goods Movement Council jointly held their last meeting of the year, focusing on transit oriented communities and developments.
Bixel Exchange, part of the Chamber's Center for Innovation & Technology, hosted a tech career day at West Los Angeles College in partnership with TOMS. The event, in celebration of Giving Tuesday, featured mock interviews and speed networking with students facilitated by Bixel Exchange's L.A. Tech Talent Pipeline program.
On Tuesday, the Chamber joined the U.S. Small Business Administration, the Governor’s Office of Emergency Services, FEMA, the Small Business Development Center and the Economic Development Collaborative in Ventura for a timely discussion on the devastating California wildfires.
A group of more than 20 high-ranking Viennese politicians and CEOs met with Chamber leadership to discuss potential collaboration and bilateral trade opportunities.