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01.11.19 Education & Workforce Development Council

Kim Pattillo Brownson, vice president of policy and strategy at First 5 LA, and Edgar Cabral, principal fiscal and policy analyst at the Legislative Analyst’s Office, gave more than 50 of the Chamber’s key education stakeholders a detailed overview of Gov. Newsom’s proposed investments, which will expand access to quality education, allowing for more low-income students to access high-wage employment and achieve upward socioeconomic mobility.

01.10.19 Board Meeting

At the January meeting of the Chamber’s Board of Directors, Chamber President & CEO Maria S. Salinas recognized four members for their outstanding contributions to the organization and the L.A. business community.

01.07.19-01.08.19 Inauguration of incoming Gov. Gavin Newsom and new administration

Gov. Gavin Newsom, Lt. Gov. Eleni Kounalakis, Attorney General Xavier Becerra, Treasurer Fiona Ma, Controller Betty Yee, Insurance Commissioner Ricardo Lara and Superintendent of Public Instruction Tony Thurmond were all sworn into office this week. Chamber incoming Board Chair Jerry Neuman, DLA Piper LLP; President & CEO Maria S. Salinas; and Policy Manager Olivia Lee were all in Sacramento for the festivities.

12.11.18 Economic Briefing

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.

12.06.18 Small Business Workshop

On Thursday, the Chamber hosted the 2018 Small Business Workshop. The event featured breakout sessions focused on the procurement process.

12.05.18 China-U.S. Trade Relations: Past, Current & Future

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.

12.03.18 Holiday V.I.P. Reception

On Monday, the Chamber celebrated our annual reception to ring in the holiday season.

12.03.18 Diplomatic & Commercial Officers Group Roundtable

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.

11.30.18-12.01.18 Inauguration of Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador

Chamber President & CEO Maria S. Salinas traveled to Mexico City last weekend to attend the inauguration of newly elected President Andrés Manuel López Obrador.

11.30.18 The Biotech Connection

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.

11.29.18 SCLN Visionaries Awards

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.