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AeroDef Event Showcases AMP SoCal’s Support for California Aerospace & Defense Manufacturers

February 12, 2016

booth_aerodefThe AMP SoCal booth was manned by knowledgeable staff and volunteers during the two-day period.
The 2016 AeroDef Manufacturing Event, a national aerospace and defense manufacturing-targeted conference, was held in our own backyard at the Long Beach Convention Center. On February 9-10, AMP SoCal, led by the Price School – USC Center for Economic Development, took advantage of the chance to reach the region’s

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National Aerospace Foreign Direct Investment Exposition Recap

October 30, 2015

On October 26-28, 2015, AMP SoCal participated in the inaugural National Aerospace Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) Exposition in Los Angeles. The International Trade Administration (ITA), SelectUSA, and the Aerospace States Association (ASA) co-hosted the event to showcase the exceptional aerospace investment and business opportunities available in the U.S. The FDI Expo’s goal was to match foreign investors with U.S. firms and organizations seeking capital to better engage in the growing global aerospace economy.
AMP SoCal members were featured speakers in two

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CED selected to lead SoCal’s federal manufacturing community initiative

May 28, 2014

Press Release: May 28, 2014
U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Announces Designation of First 12 Manufacturing Communities through the Investing in Manufacturing Communities Partnership Program.The Southern California region, led by the USC Center for Economic Development, is one of 12 communities in the nation designated as a Manufacturing Community by the U.S. Department of Commerce. For additional information on the Advanced Manufacturing Partnership for Southern California (AMP SoCal), please read the EDA’s fact sheet.

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