Upcoming Community Events
This New York Times Critics’ Pick and Tony Award-winning Broadway Musical takes you into the heart of the remarkable true story of 7,000 stranded passengers and the small town of Gander, Newfoundland that welcomed them. Cultures clashed and nerves ran high, but uneasiness turned into trust, music soared into the night, and gratitude grew into enduring friendships.
Eureka FEST is the biggest startup festival in Orange County and Eureka Building's largest event of the year! Come celebrate entrepreneurship with a week of programming leading up to the day-long #EurekaFEST filled with a lineup of successful and influential entrepreneurs, venture capitalists and industry experts.
Orange County World Trade Week brings together Orange County’s International-American chambers and business associations, public sector and private trade organizations, and members of business community to grow awareness of the impact of international trade and export in Orange County. It drew an audience of more than 550 attendees last year, more than double that of its inaugural 2015 event. MAPLE Business Council is pleased to be a returning sponsor of the 2019 conference.
Past Community Events
The LA Clippers are hosting a Canadian Heritage Night when the Toronto Raptors come to town and MAPLE is proud to be a marketing partner. Don’t miss this opportunity for a marquee match-up on the court between our ‘home’ and our ‘home and native land’!
Don’t miss the largest procurement event of the year in Southern California. Formerly known as the Procurement Trade and Manufacturing Summit, this event promises to bring together over 600 attendees from all over Southern California. In 2017, there were 100 exhibitors, 100 buyers and over 900 matchmaking appointments. Businesses of all sizes are encouraged to attend. Secure contracts. Learn from industry pros. Meet with Fortune 500 businesses. Grow your business.
Join us for an afternoon session to find out how early-stage growth companies can access public venture capital in Canada (without needing to move there), and to learn the timing, cost and deal structure advantages. You will meet capital providers, dealmakers, and advisors who will discuss why the Canadian market is a growth path you should explore.
TMX Group and the Consulate of Canada invite you to a networking reception to learn about the Canadian capital markets as a potential listing and financing destination for your company (early to late stage).
The 2018 Select LA Investment Summit is Southern California’s premier international trade event that brings together global investors with business and government leaders from around Southern California. As the recipient of the International Economic Development Council’s (IEDC) 2017 Silver Award for Outstanding Event, Select LA is an essential platform for businesses seeking to secure foreign direct investment (FDI) opportunities and gain exclusive insights into market trends and deal flow throughout the Los Angeles region.
Join an impressive coalition of Orange County trade and export organizations, OC-based international-American chambers and Sponsors who together produce the annual Orange County World Trade Week Breakfast & Forum.
World trade is celebrated throughout the month of May with more than 30 events hosted by partnering organizations in Southern California that are jump started by the Chamber’s Annual WTW Kickoff Breakfast with more than 800 guests. WTW supports college and high school scholarships, high school student and career counselor workshops, as well as briefings for civic and business leaders interested in benefiting from the global economy.
We are delighted to be co-hosting this special event on understanding NAFTA with our partner, Global Chamber San Diego. Join us on November 16th for networking and discussion on this important topic to Southern California - Canada trade.
More than 20 years after the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) went into effect, its consequences are a topic of heated debate in Mexico, Canada and especially the United States. Are President Trump’s claims about NAFTA and its negative effects on the U.S. economy accurate? Are his goals for renegotiating the agreement achievable? Are supply chains now too integrated to undo key clauses of the treaty without creating major economic disruption?
Welcome to the 3rd Annual Southern California Procurement, Trade & Manufacturing Summit. Hear from leaders in international trade, procurement, and manufacturing. Connect with over 100 exhibiting manufacturers and service businesses. Network with over 1000 other attending business owners. Schedule one-on-one appointments choosing from over 100 buyers.