• 05/23/17 International Trade Committee

    • Share:
    •  
    Name: 05/23/17 International Trade Committee
    Date: May 23, 2017
    Time: 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM PDT
    Registration: Register Now
    Event Description:

    GUEST SPEAKER:
    Gavin Nardocchio-Jones
    Consul, Political and Public Affairs, Consulate General of Canada in Los Angeles


    Join Gavin Nardocchio-Jones and VICA’s International Trade Committee for a discussion on the US-Canada trade partnership, California’s relationship with Canada, and the future of NAFTA.
     
    Mr. Nardocchio-Jones has been a Foreign Service Officer for the Government of Canada since 2009.

    Before his current assignment, which began in September 2016, Gavin held several positions within the Department that is now Global Affairs Canada. These included Desk Officer in the West and Central Africa Division; Senior Policy Officer in the International Crime and Terrorism Division; and as Second Secretary (Political) at the Embassy of Canada in Senegal.

    Originally from Toronto, Gavin began his career in diplomacy working for the Délégation Générale du Québec in the UK before joining the Canadian High Commission in London, where he worked as a Locally Engaged Staff in the Public Affairs and Advocacy division.
    He has a BA (Hons) from University College London (UCL) and an MSC from the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) in History & French and History of International Relations respectively. Since settling in the Echo Park area of Los Angeles in 2016, he and his spouse Melanie have got a dog, and Gavin continues to pursue his passion for basketball, hip hop and gastronomy. 

    Click here to view the agenda. 


    Committee sponsored by:

    Location:

    The VICA Office
    16600 Sherman Way, Suite 170

    Van Nuys, CA 91406

    (There is parking in the lot in the back of the building or on the street. If you park in the lot please park towards the back so that tenants can park towards the front)

    Date/Time Information:

    Tuesday, May 23
    12:00 - 1:30 p.m.
    Lunch will be provided courtesy of WSP.

    Contact Information:
    Armando Flores (818) 817-0545
    Fees/Admission:

    There is no charge to VICA members.
    If you are not a VICA member and would like to attend, please contact Helene at the VICA office (818) 817-0545

    Set a Reminder:
    Enter your email address below to receive a reminder message.