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      10th Annual AAPI Business Legislative Summit 2019 in Richmond

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      January 31, 2019

      Thursday   5:30 PM

      101 West Franklin Street
      Richmond, Virginia 23220

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      10th Annual AAPI Business Legislative Summit 2019

      VIRGINIA ASIAN   CHAMBER   OF COMMERCE    WELCOME TO   The 10th Annual AAPI Business Legislative Summit  Weds. January 31, 2019  *  5:30pm - 8:00 pm  The Jefferson Hotel * The Empire Room 101 West Franklin Street, Richmond, VA   REGISTER NOW!       WATCH FOR OUR DAILY LEGISLATORS UPDATES!    LEGISLATORS:  THANK YOU FOR YOUR INTEREST & REGISTRATION SO FAR!         INVITED SPECIAL SPEAKERS   Executive Remarks     Virginia Governor Ralph Northam      Virginia Lt Governor Justin Fairfax       U.S Congressman Donal McEachin     Representatives from U.S Congress Members of the 399th  Virginia General Assembly  Virginia House of Delegates Virginia Senate    About The AAPI Leadership Summit   VACC Annual Business Legislative Summit provides a non-partisan political platform engaging state and national legislators in informing the Virginia busineses on legislative issues impacting businesses, Asian American Pacific Islander communities, and Virginia’s future growth.    Because we offer innovative non partisan educational programs to inform businesses on federal and state legislative agendas affecting Virginia’s competitiveness, everyone will benefit from attending this Summit.     National and State Public Policy Report      STATE  & CONGRESSIONAL leaders and business advocate speakers briefing on POLICY and INITIATIVES impacting Small/AAPI businesses and communities.   Agenda:   5: 00 pm: Early registration opens   5:30 pm – 5:45 pm:   Registration * Networking * Reception 5:45 pm to 5:50 pm:   Welcome & Remarks:  1.Tinh Phan, Chairman, Virginia Asian Chamber of Commerce 2. Special Guest 5:50 pm to 6:30 pm: 2019 - Virginia General Assembly Priorities  Requested items to be briefed by State Legislature:    Special Guests:     Various Virginia House of Delegates and Senate Members  EDUCATION  Bills that support K-12 & Higher ed initiatives  SMALL BUSINESS ENTREPRENEURSHIP BUSINESS CLIMATE Bills that support regulatory reform Bills that support entrepreneurship development  Bills that support growth of innovation-technology  Updates on tax issues Updates on Technology bills SAFETY ISSUES   Updates on business safety initatives - crime bills LEGAL CLIMATE Bills addressing opposition to regulatory matters that may means an increase in the cost of operations     8:00 pm:  Program adjourns   Since 2010: Presenting Host Committees include:         India Association of Virginia      Cultural Center of Virginia  Associations and Friends from the Philippines - Hampton Roads Korean Grocers Association  National Asian American Chamber of Commerce and Entrepreneurship Statewide 37 Asian American Pacific Islanders communities Vietnamese Community of Central Virginia  NAKASEC (New-invited)    ATTEND AND - OR EXHIBIT TO MEET WITH PEOPLE WHO INFLUENCE BUYING DECISIONS    Your participation at the Asian Chamber Day at The Capitol demonstrates the influence we as members of the small business community have when we speak in one voice.  The presence of the House of Delegates and The Senate, members of the US Congress, and of the Administration strengthen this message of the power of our unity.   EXHIBIT AT THE SUMMIT   Each Winter, VACC brings dozens  of legislators and staff together for its Annual Legislative Summit, the most substantive meeting of its kind in the Southern States.  We are inviting you to exhibit at a Table Top to network one on one with sttae leaders and community members.  Contact My Lan Tran at for low cost exhibiting details!  As an exhibitor, you get to:   Discuss your message one-on-one and face-to-face with your desired audience and leaders Broaden your contacts with the community and leaders Increase your awareness of new and critical state policy issues and present your products and services to people who influence buying decision.   SPONSORSHIPS OPPORTUNITIES    CONTACT US!    Ms. My Lan Tran, Executive Director Email:   -  Tel:  804 502 8081    Presenting Sponsor:   Gold Sponsor:      Community Sponsors:    Private Wealth Resources                     Lisa Jocson   Kapur Energy  Environment Economics          

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