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Chinese CEO Organization in conjunction with the Overseas Chinese Affairs office of Beijing city: The Impact of Cross-border E-commerce and the change of the global business environment
East West Logistics LLC
14821 Northam Street, La Mirada, CA 90638
Wednesday, March 4, 2015 2:30pm-4:30pm
The director of the Overseas Chinese Affairs Office of Beijing will introduce the policy changes for Beijing, especially in welcoming overseas businesses and affairs. She will also elaborate on the current economic development and future plans for Beijing city, and discuss how to better utilize domestic resources to make a better environment for Chinese businesses overseas. To RSVP and for questions, please contact:
USC US-China Institute presents: In Manchuria: A Village Called Wasteland and the Transformation of Rural China
University of Southern California
3502 Trousdale Parkway
Social Sciences Building, SOS B40
Wednesday, March 4, 2015 4pm-5:30pm
Please join the USC U.S.-China Institute for a vivid and insightful portrait of China today, as featured on NPR’s This American Life, from the acclaimed author of The Last Days of Old Beijing. For more information and to RSVP, click here.
MANA - Music and Dance of the Philippines & Hawai'i
Aratani Theater, Little Toyko
244 S San Pedro Street, Los Angeles, 90012
Saturday, March 21, 2015 7:00pm
Kayamanan is one of the most distinguished Philippine Dance companies in the US. Their new program MANA will premiere in the Aratani and then go on, by invitation, to the 2015 Merri Monarch Festival in Hilo, Hawaii. In collaboration with Filipino-Americans Patrick Landeza (Slack Key Guitarist) and Abe Lagrimas Jr. (Ukeleli) MANA speak to the ancestral ties between Filipino and Hawaiian culture. The concept of mana comes from the shared lexicon of the Pacific and Southeast Asian region. In the Philippines mana refers to the precious things learned and inherited from ancestors, in Hawaii mana is the spiritual energy that can exist in places, objects and persons. In this new production Kayamanan Ng Lahi speaks our need to be agents as we maintain the balance between humans and the environment, our heritage and our future. For more information or to buy tickets, click here.
Asia/Pacific Business Outlook Conference
Millennium Biltmore Hotel
506 South Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, California 90071
April 13-14, 2015
Asia Pacific Business Outlook is a comprehensive networking and learning experience designed to provide you with the contacts and knowledge to succeed in Asia/Pacific markets. Choose from 60 seminars and workshops and learn from experts with decades of experience developing business in Asian markets. ASSC members are invited to attend at a $100 discount off the early bird rate of $799 (use code ASSC15). For more information and to register, click here.