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Join Social Venture Partners LA Presents: Tech + Homelessness: A Conversation on Ways Technology Can Impact Homelessness in LA on Thursday, October 18, 2018 from 6:00PM-8:30PM. “How can technology impact the homelessness crisis in LA? Are tech-enabled services simply novel “nice to have” or can they make a real impact? What can data tell us and how can we determine and prevent those who are on the verge of becoming homeless? Can a 15-week coding course provide a path to meaningful employment? How…Find out more »
Join the Center for Competitive Workforce (CCW) for The California Cloud Workforce Launch next Friday, October 19. This is an opportunity to learn more about the California Cloud Workforce consortium and initiative. Industry and education leaders will come together for roundtable discussions to highlight the importance of these innovative partnerships, the growing demand for a workforce with cloud technology skills and discuss the local economic impact. California Cloud Workforce consortium is focused on expanding common cloud computing curriculum in the community…Find out more »
Attend the 5th Annual Student Think STEAM Expo at the Los Angeles Trade-Tech College on Thursday, October 25. This opportunity is open to students of all ages to get hands on experience and learn exciting trends about STEAM -Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Agriculture, Aviation, Aerospace and Math. STEAM is one of the fastest growing industries in the world. There are millions of jobs and business opportunities in the industries STEAM represents and the Students Think STEAM Expo is a good way to…Find out more »
Join Propel L.A. Lead Partner the Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce, along with executives, leaders and policy makers of Los Angeles' largest corporations and government agencies for the fifth annual half-day summit on Wednesday, November 7 for the state and future of infrastructure investment in the region and how L.A. is preparing for the Olympic stage. This year's event will feature discussions and sessions, including; Infrastructure framework for L.A. on the Olympic stage Energy Digital Infrastructure Air & Land…Find out more »
Attend and support Propel L.A.'s Lead Partner Unite LA's 2018 CASH FOR COLLEGE CONVENTION on November 9, 2018! Serving more than 6,000 students and families each year, the Annual College & Career Convention features college life seminars, financial aid presentations, scholarship information, a personal statement help center, financial aid application assistance, and an exhibit hall with college/university representatives from throughout the United States. Now entering its 16th year, Cash for College has served nearly 267,000 students, and remains the trusted go-to…Find out more »
Help your clients move toward self-sufficiency through career training to access good paying, high demand jobs! REGISTER HERE Join us on January 24, 2019, from 10:00 - 11:00 a.m. for a webinar to learn about this FREE training for your clients. Training is offered in advanced manufacturing, biotech, bus operations, and human resources. Courses are short, ranging from 2 to 6 six weeks! Webinar session and classes are with El Camino College and LA Valley College. Jobs in these industries…Find out more »
Join Propel L.A. and Assemblymember Autumn Burke, for our Non-Profit Convening at El Camino College on Friday, February 1, 2019 from 9:00AM-11:00AM. RSVP TODAY! - CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR YOU & YOUR CLIENTS TODAY! Learn about Propel L.A.'s FREE 8 week Short-Term Workforce Training Program and the life-changing opportunities at El Camino College that will help your clients move out poverty by accessing high-wage potential jobs and career pathways. This is training ideal for the local South Bay & South…Find out more »
We're looking forward to Propel L.A.'s Lead Partner United Way of Greater L.A.'s Everyone In Campaign on Saturday, March 9th for the Gather Everyone In 2019 event from 4:00PM-7:00PM! Hear how the campaign has spent the last year working with its diverse coalition to organize 75,000 people across LA.County who are committed to creating housing for people experiencing homelessness, and kick off the next year of the Everyone In Campaign with a day of action, community, and commitment to alleviating…Find out more »
Clippers SciFest SoCal – Celebrating Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics on the West Coast!
Attend the upcoming Southern California Science & Engineering Festival, March 22-23, 2019, at the Los Angeles Convention Center! The goal of the SciFest SoCal will be to inspire a new generation of STEM professionals in the SoCal area. The event will kick off on Friday, March 22, with a special Sneak Peek Friday event for school groups only, and Saturday, March 23, the Expo will be open to the general public.Find out more »
Propel L.A. Lead Partner, Biocom and their partner UCLA, will host the 2nd annual Bioscience Innovation Day on May 23, 2019. This event is will promote awareness of the growing bioscience entrepreneurial ecosystem at UCLA and in the greater Los Angeles region, and to foster partnerships with companies, investors and entrepreneurs. Over 550 people attended last year’s event which included participation from a wide range of large biopharma companies, startups and investors. The focus this year will be on showcasing…Find out more »