Chamber meets with Colombian Ambassador to the U.S.
Board Chair Jerry Neuman led a private roundtable with Colombian Ambassador to the U.S. Francisco Santos this week.
Exploring a statewide cradle-to-career data system
Last week, the Education & Workforce Development Council held a meeting to discuss the state’s cradle-to-career data system. Read more.
Chamber discusses California Consumer Privacy Act
On Tuesday, the Chamber held a joint Innovation & Technology and Government & Fiscal Affairs Council focused on the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), slated to go into effect January 2020, with the Chair of the Assembly Committee on Privacy and Consumer Privacy, Assemblymember Ed Chau. Read more.
Global Initiatives Council receives blockchain and fintech briefing
Members of the Chamber’s Global Initiatives Council received an update on the implications of fintech and blockchain on global business this week. Read more.
2019 LLA class graduates
Southern California Leadership Network’s 2019 Leadership Los Angeles (LLA) class graduated last Friday. Read more.
Los Angeles City College Foundation has launched a new investigative journalism lecture series. On Oct. 27, the inaugural event will feature Pulitzer Prize winning journalist and author Carl Bernstein. In the 1970s, Bernstein and Bob Woodward broke the Watergate story for the Washington Post, setting the standard for modern investigative reporting. Register now to attend the event.
Celebrate the 10th anniversary of the U.S.-Japan Council
The U.S.-Japan Council (USJC) will host the 2019 USJC Annual Conference from Nov. 4-5 at the Loews Hollywood Hotel. Through leadership workshops and panels, this year’s event will highlight diverse, bold leadership and present forward-thinking ideas across industries to showcase the potential for further U.S.-Japan collaboration. Themed “Bold Ideas, Bolder Leadership,” the event will also celebrate USJC's accomplishments over the past decade. Chamber President & CEO Maria S. Salinas will participate in a dialogue on the California-Japan business relationship. RSVP now.