On Wednesday, the Chamber held a press event and reception to formally announce the launch of its new procurement initiative, OneLA Regional Collaborative.
California State Legislature concludes 2019 session
Last Friday was the deadline for the California State Senate and California State Assembly to pass bills out of their respective houses. Read more.
Chamber engages in dialogue on Inland Empire and San Gabriel Valley opportunities
The Chamber joined Inland Empire Economic Partnership, San Gabriel Valley Economic Partnership, Los Angeles Coalition for the Economy & Jobs (L.A. Coalition) and Chamber member Fairplex to meet with Gov. Gavin Newsom's Chief Economic and Business Advisor, Lenny Mendonca, this week. Read more.
Bringing paid family leave to working adults
On Tuesday, the Government & Fiscal Affairs Council and Education & Workforce Development Council held a joint meeting discussing Gov. Gavin Newsom’s proposed expansion of the state’s current paid family leave laws.Read more.
Chamber President & CEO joins Viacom Global Inclusion Summit
This week, Chamber President & CEO Maria S. Salinas joined the Viacom Global Inclusion Summit at Paramount Pictures. Read more.
UCLA Anderson Forecast will be hosting their September 2019 economic outlook conference, titled "The Tech Wave: An Endless Summer in Los Angeles?," on Sept. 25. The discussion will focus on the economic effects of changing technology as well as the economic outlook and prospect for a near-term recession. Chamber President & CEO Maria S. Salinas will be speaking at the event. Learn more.
How manufacturers can tackle the skills gap
Join the Chamber at WESTEC, the largest manufacturing event on the West Coast, on Sept. 24 for a roundtable discussion about the future of U.S. manufacturing. "The Business of Manufacturing Today & Tomorrow" will explore how regional manufacturers can stay ahead of the technology curve and tackle the current skills gap. Register now.