International Development Committee Meeting
Tuesday, June 27, 12:00 PM - Tuesday, June 27, 01:00 PM
Economic Vitality Council Meeting
Tuesday, July 18, 04:00 PM - Tuesday, July 18, 05:30 PM
Categories: Economic Vitality Council Meetings
Business Attraction & Retention Committee Meeting
Tuesday, August 15, 04:00 PM - Tuesday, August 15, 05:00 PM
Education & Workforce Development Committee Meeting
Wednesday, August 16, 04:00 PM - Wednesday, August 16, 05:00 PM
International Development Committee Meeting
Tuesday, August 22, 12:00 PM - Tuesday, August 22, 01:00 PM
Artificial Intelligence (AI) and the Megatrend in Business Processes Happening NOW
Thursday, June 29, 12:05 PM - Thursday, June 29, 01:00 PM
The development of computer-assisted intelligence is one of the most important developments in the history of the world. Literally, AI over the next several decades will transform every business and will impact the lifestyles of every human being on the planet. The beginnings of this are evident in early stages today, such as driverless cars and automated assistants in our phones. But these applications are just the beginning…
Join Irvine Builds Businesses Host Robert Coleman as he presents a special report showing how AI will both create and eliminate countless jobs in the business community. You will want to know how AI impacts your business today, and how you can take advantage of upcoming trends to prepare yourself for the changes that will be happening tomorrow.
Robert Coleman is the President of the Pacific Venture Club and has been involved with developing new technologies for over 30 years as an advisor, Board Member, and Consultant.
24th Annual Seaport Operations Tour & Harbor Cruise Luncheon
Thursday, July 20, 07:45 AM - Thursday, July 20, 04:00 PM
JOIN WITOC for our 24th Annual Seaport Operations Tour & Harbor Cruise Luncheon. Learn from and network with port authorities, industry professionals, container terminal and freight station operators, warehouse and distribution proprietors and view cargo movements and port operations from the ground, rail and sea. (continental breakfast will be served on the bus en route to the Port)
Highlights of this year’s tour include: Tour of the Long Beach Container Terminal (LBCT) to see the Pier E redevelopment project combining two aging shipping terminals into the greenest, most technologically advanced container terminal in the world. Pier E facility opened in April of 2016 so we will witness the latest environmental and technological achievements and see first-hand unloading of cargo from a vessel calling into port.
Narrated 90 min tour of the Port of Long Beach aboard Spirit Cruises w/lunch for a close-up view of the largest port complex in the United States with the opportunity to meet and greet Harbor officials. See towering cranes, the most advanced and green terminal in the world, new infrastructure projects such as the Gerald Desmond Bridge Replacement, and possibly even catch a glimpse of local marine life.
Tour of Price Transfer’s MET (Trade Compliance) Facility. Price Transfer is the Industry Leader in CBP Centralized Examination Stations. Join this tour to get an exclusive behind the scenes look at their MET (Trade Compliance) Facility and witness Trade Enforcement Examinations. This is a very special treat as U.S. CBP Officials rarely permit the public to walk through this type of facility.
Price: Members $165/ Non-members $195 (includes coach transportation, breakfast, beverages, snacks, lunch)
Time: Check-in: 7:45AM; Depart: 8:00AM Sharp; Return: 4:00PM
Pick-Up Location: Avenue of the Arts Hotel, 3350 Avenue of the Arts, Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Parking: Parking at hotel included, must bring parking ticket to check-in registration for validation
Register at: www.witoc.org/events (Registrations Are Final/Non-Refundable – Only Substitutions are Accepted) Substitutions: Must request by July 17 because we need to provide a final list of names to the Port & Price Transfer
Recommended Attire: Flat shoes w/rubber soles; light jacket; no shorts or open-toe shoes; sunscreen & sunglasses for the Harbor Tour Personal
Identification Information: Each registered attendee will be required to provide a valid driver's license identification card and/or picture I.D. to enter any facility or site as may be part of this port tour. No walk-ins or substitution attendees on the day of the event will be accommodated (for security reasons).
International Summer Mixer - July 26 - Strawberry Farms Golf Club
Wednesday, July 26, 06:00 PM - Wednesday, July 26, 08:30 PM
Sample the fine foods from various countries
No Host Bar
Live music by:
John Scott Evans
PROMOTE YOUR BUSINESS
Members YOU can
Showcase your service and products with
A member showcase table
$135 - Full 6' Table,
(Includes logo and web link to your website)
$90 - 1/2 Table (no link to website)
Non Members $25
Everyone At the Door $35
This year's event is in an air-conditioned venue.
15 Facts about the Irvine Unified School District
IUSD remains at the vanguard of the “green schools” movement. In addition to generating hundreds of thousands of dollars in savings on utility bills through staff conservation efforts, the district has promoted environmentally friendly construction and diverted thousands of tons of construction debris to recyclers for reuse.