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JANUARY 2015

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FEBRUARY 2015

PORT NEWS -- Perspectives & Prospects: West Coast Port Congestion

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MARCH 2015


KORUS FTA: U.S. - Korea Free Trade Agreement
Year Three in Deepening Market Integration

Thursday, March 12, 2015 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM (Pacific Time)

Fullerton Community Center
(714) 738-6305
340 W.Commonwealth Ave
Fullerton, California 92832

To Register, Click Here!

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APRIL 2015

Africa Meet & Greet Networking Reception
Doing Business in Africa

Thursday, April 16, 2015, 5:30-7:30 PM

Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce
350 S. Bixel Street
Los Angeles, CA 90017

To Register, Click Here!

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SUPPORT FOR PASSAGE OF TPA
Congressional Trade Priorities and Accountability Act of 2015

DECSC sent in April 2015 letters of support for passage of TPA to a number of Members of U.S. Congress and our two U.S. Senators (list & addresses)

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MAY 2015


Bureau of Industry & Security - Complying with U.S. Export Controls

This ​two-day ​program ​is ​led ​by ​BIS's ​professional ​counseling ​staff ​and ​provides ​an ​in-depth ​examination ​of ​the ​Export ​Administration ​Regulations ​(EAR).

Wednesday, May 06, 2015 8:30 AM - Thursday, May 07, 2015 4:00 PM (Pacific Time)
Newport Beach, CA

Radisson Hotel Newport Beach
4545 Macarthur Boulevard
Newport Beach, California 92660

Details..

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Orange County World Trade Week Breakfast & Forum
World Trade Week focuses on the value of trade and the benefits of exporting. This event gives every attendee the opportunity to meet face-to-face with the trade organizations and international chambers that can help you decide to export or grow your exports.

May 14, 2015 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM PDT

Hilton Irvine
18800 MacArthur Blvd
Irvine, CA 92612

To Register, Click Here!

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World Trade Month Webinar: Delivery Terms and Payment Methods
U.S. Small Business Administration

If you are selling goods to customers abroad, you want to manage your delivery and payment risk by understanding applicable delivery terms and the various payment methods available to you. International trade attorney David Habib will provide an overview of these two important subjects in an easy to understand webinar that will help you make the best decisions to secure your business and satisfy your customers at the same time.

In celebration of World Trade Month, the Small Business Administration's Santa Ana District Office and the District Export Council of Southern California (DECSC) will present three informative webinars May 15th, May 22nd, and May 29th featuring DECSC members.

Whether your business has been involved in international trade for a long time or you're new to exporting, these webinars will provide useful information to help your business grow and succeed.

Friday, May 15, 2015 from 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM (PDT)

To Register, Click Here!

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SUPPORT FOR PASSAGE OF TPA
Guy Fox Rebuttal to comments made in Orange County Register 5/12/15

Guy Fox, Chairman Emeritus - DECSC, submits Rebuttal letter to OC Register regarding comments made in OC Register on 5/12/15.

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Introducing the ASEAN Economic Community
Trade Forum

May 20, 2015 - 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM (PDT)

Crowne Plaza Los Angeles Harbor Hotel
601 S. Palos Verdes St.
San Pedro, CA 90731

To Register, Click Here!

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What You Must Know To Protect Your Intellectual Property In China
Learn from the Experts Who Have Been There

May 21, 2015

UC Irvine School of Law
EDU 1111
401 East Peltason Drive
Irvine, CA 92697-8000
(949) 824-0066

More details..

Flyer

To Register, Click Here!

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JUNE 2015

"Government Agency Outreach Program"
Overseas Private Investment Corporation(OPIC) Small Businesses Workshop
OPIC will be hosting EXPANDING HORIZONS: A Workshop for Small Businesses Entering International Markets.

PROGRAM & PARTICIPATING PRESENTERS:
This one-day workshop designed to educate area small businesses about the OPIC and other government programs available to help companies expand into the global marketplace. The various presentations at this one day program in Long Beach will include OPIC, the SBA Office of International Trade, the U.S. Commercial Service, Ex-Im Bank, the U.S. Trade & Development Agency, and the California Centers for International Trade & Investment.

Tuesday, June 16, 2015 - 7:30 am – 5:00 pm (PDT)

Renaissance Long Beach hotel
111 East Ocean Boulevard
Long Beach, California 90802

OPIC CONTACT INFO:
Overseas Private Investment Corporation
1100 New York Avenue NW | Washington, DC 20527 USA
www.opic.gov | Phone: 1.202.336.8400

Agenda / Flyer 1 / Flyer 2

DEC Discounted Code: LONGBEACH35

To Register,
Click Here!

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JULY 2015

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AUGUST 2015

African Global Economic & Development Summit
Attention Entrepreneurs, SME's, Corporations, Political and Civic Leaders; If your business is poised, ready and able to provide products and/or services to the people and governments of Africa, your interests may be well served by attending this event. The Continent-home to some of the worlds fastest growing economies today. Don't miss out.

Thursday August 6, 2015 at 8:00 AM PDT
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Saturday August 8, 2015 at 1:00 PM PDT

University of Southern California (USC)
3620 McClintock Avenue
Signal Companies Auditorium - Seeley G. Mudd Bldg.
Entrance 6 - Vermont Avenue at 36th Place
Los Angeles, CA 90089

To Register, Click Here!

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SEPTEMBER 2015

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OCTOBER 2015


DISCOVER GLOBAL MARKETS: Pacific Rim Consumer - Business Forum Series 2015
Join the U.S. Commercial Service and the District Export Council of Southern California for Discover Global Markets: Pacific Rim Consumers, a dynamic 2-day conference focused on consumer markets throughout Asia and the Pacific region. Find out what consumers are buying, and how to sell to them!

Conference Overview:
DISCOVER GLOBAL MARKETS: Pacific Rim Consumers participants will gain access
to up-to-date market intelligence about consumer markets throughout the
Pacific Rim region.

The program will feature international business leaders, U.S. commercial diplomats,
industry specialists, and seasoned export advisors from more than 20 Pacific Rim markets - from Seoul to Santiago

October 29-30, 2015

Location
Hilton Orange County
3050 Bristol St.
Costa Mesa, CA 92626

For more information
Daniel Lew
213-200-7172
Daniel.Lew@trade.gov

Jim Mayfield
949-660-8681
Jim.Mayfield@trade.gov

More details..

Become a Partner Now! / Event Flyer

To Register, Click Here!

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NOVEMBER 2015

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DECEMBER 2015

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