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Thursday August 4, 2016 from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM PDT
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California Science Center - Annenberg, Muses Room 
700 Exposition Park Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90037

 Parking $12

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Libby Williams 
Advanced Manufacturing Partnership for Southern California (AMP SoCal) Led by the Price School - USC Center for Economic Development 

AMP SoCal Bi-Annual Meeting - August 4, 2016 


ATTENTION:  Registration for Manufacturers IS STILL OPEN

All AMP SoCal Partners who register will now be added to the WAIT LIST as we have reached capacity for our partners.  Partners are encouraged to complete the registration form and we will inform you no later than August 1st if a space becomes available.  

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The AMP SoCal Bi-Annual meeting seeks to inform and engage small- and medium-sized manufacturers and their supply chain who want to learn more about AMP SoCal and its goal of supporting the aerospace and defense (A&D) industrial ecosystem in the 10-county Southern California region. The California Science Center, home of the Space Shuttle Endeavor, will be the fitting location of the meeting, which will be held in the Annenberg Muses Room. There is limited space for the event and we are securing 60 spaces for A&D industry representatives. We will need to confirm each registrant's company role to confirm attendance. For registering companies, this event is open only to the Owner, President or General Manager. Thank you for your cooperation.

The Bi-Annual meeting will include the following:  

Continental Breakfast * Jay Williams, Assistant Secretary of Commerce * Keynote from Kevin Mitchell, Vice President of Global Supply Chain for Northrop Grumman * Defense Panel * Townhall discussion regarding the needs of the A&D industry and how AMP SoCal can further support manufacturers * Working Lunch with SoCal Aerospace Report presentation from LAEDC * Innovation Panel highlighting best practices, cybersecurity and new technology development * Manufacturing Products & Services - Procurement Panel with major Northrop Grumman, Boeing, Parker Aerospace, Lockheed Martin, AeroVironment * Closing

About AMP SoCal 

The goal of the Advanced Manufacturing Partnership for Southern California (AMP SoCal) is to strengthen the industrial ecosystem for Southern California aerospace and defense manufacturers and their supply chain through provision of the tools, talent, and capacity to master the future.  We are committed to make our companies the most productive and efficient in the world, so that they can compete and win in the global marketplace.

AMP SoCal is bringing together a wide range of SoCal organizations to form new broad-based collaborative partnerships with the capacity to focus on and solve the complex issues facing the aerospace & defense industry.  With the combined knowledge of the AMP SoCal partners, innovative ideas, and political support we will transform our industrial ecosystem beginning with aerospace and defense.  

Locally we will develop coordinated efforts to serve businesses across the 10-county Southern California region in dialogue with industry partners to make the region uniquely competitive and lead the way for the nation.  

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