The Chamber, in partnership with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and the Consulate of Israel in Los Angeles, hosted an executive briefing to highlight business opportunities and priorities in the Los Angeles-Israel trade relationship and new areas of collaboration in infrastructure, advanced manufacturing, water security, ag-tech and more.
On Jan. 14, the L.A. Area Chamber held its 18th Annual Taste of the Chamber event at the Taglyan Cultural Complex in Hollywood.
On Tuesday, the Energy, Water & Environmental Sustainability Council hosted the Chief Sustainability Officers from the City of Los Angeles and County of Los Angeles.
At the Chamber's end-of-year Economic Briefing, attendees heard from Founding Partner of Beacon Economics, Dr. Christopher Thornberg, who shared an overview of how L.A. stood up to national economic trends and the recession that wasn't.
The Health Care Council welcomed Assemblymember Miguel Santiago at the last meeting of the year. At the meeting, the Assemblymember discussed the evolving health care legislative priorities in the state legislature.
On Dec. 5, Bixel Exchange's Startup LAunch team hosted office hours and a female founder panel at Industrious in DTLA where they discussed various ways to overcome some basic challenges when starting a business in L.A. and how support of each other is crucial to success.
On Tuesday, The Chamber's OneLA Regional Collaborative held its first Doing Business With event with local, state and federal agencies.
Bixel Exchange hosted their second annual Tech Community Day for #GivingTuesday with TOMS and West Los Angeles College.
The Chamber's top investing companies were invited to the Chamber's annual Holiday V.I.P. Reception, a special executive-level networking holiday event, held at The Langham Huntington, Pasadena, Los Angeles.
Nearly 30 members of the Diplomatic & Commercial Officers Group participated in a private roundtable this week to establish program priorities for 2020 and discuss potential areas of collaboration.
The Chamber, in partnership with the Brazil California Chamber and Brazilian National Confederation of Industries (CNI), hosted the Governor of the State of São Paulo, Brazil, João Doria Júnior, this week for a discussion focused on trade, investment and the state's economic outlook and privatization objectives, specifically targeting assets and special projects in infrastructure, transportation, education, sustainability, ag-tech, entertainment and tourism.
On Nov. 20, Southern California Leadership Network (SCLN) held their annual Visionaries Awards. SCLN annually presents awards to individuals who have demonstrated outstanding leadership achievement and celebrates those whose vision has inspired action, collaboration and positive outcomes.