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John Lash
CFIUS Practice Leader & Principal, Control Risks

Understanding CFIUS

C. Lawrence Greenwood, Jr.
Senior Advisor, Bower Group Asia

Accessing Asia

Kai Li
VP, International, Revolve

Global Growth in E-Commerce & Fashion

Nanxi Liu
CEO, Enplug

Global Opportunities & SMEs

John Keisler
Director, Long Beach Economic Development

Global Long Beach

Vincent Iacopella
Executive Vice President, Alba Wheels Up International

Supply Chain & Logistics

Katie Eshuys
General Manager of International Markets, Halo Top Creamery

Global Ice Cream Domination

Jack Speece
VP, Global Alliances, Safeguard Global

Reliable Compliance Worldwide

Atman Trivedi
Managing Director, Hills & Company

India-ASEAN Strategist

Janelle Sasaki
Director, EY Japan

Empowering Women in Global Commerce

Mario Centola
Vice President of International Operations and Business Development, Six Flags

Global Entertainment & Theme Parks

Weston LaBar
CEO Harbor Trucking Association

Navigating the New Logistical Landscape

Cenk Sidar
CEO, GlobalWonks

Analyzing Political Risk

Claire Tsai
Head of Globalization, Cloudflare

Globalizing Web Performance & Security

Dennis Quinn
SVP, Sales, Universal Studios Hollywood

Inviting the World to LA

Curt Marvis
CEO & Co-Founder, QYOU

Engaging Global Consumers Using Digital Media

Gregory Moore
Regional Director – Western Region, Export-Import Bank of the United States

Trade Finance

Seema Kumar
Vice President for Innovation, Global Health, and Policy Communication, Johnson & Johnson

Innovation, Africa, & Global Health

Nina Hachigian
Deputy Mayor of International Affairs, City of Los Angeles

Global Los Angeles

Lennard Yong
CEO, Tricor

Understanding Asia

Scott Eisner
Vice President U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Accessing Africa

Stefan Minder
Regional Vice President (West), Kuehne Nagel

Supply Chain Workforce

Astar Saleh
Senior Vice President, HSBC Bank USA

Supply Chain Risk & Finance

Ramsey Pryor
Head of International Expansion Branch Metrics

Expansion, Culture, & Global Mobile Trends

Eileen Hanson
Senior Vice President & Director U.S. Marketing, Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield

Global LA

John Rossant
CEO, CoMotion LA

Globalizing New Mobility

Paul P. Cheng
Shareholder & Partner, PPRCLaw

Bringing an International Company to the US Market

Stewart Lipeles
Partner, Baker McKenzie

Global Tax Strategies

Adam Xavier
Co-Founder & CEO, Paris Hilton Skincare

Global Beauty & Ecommerce

Leila Aridi Afas
International Public Policy Toyota Motor North America

Business Strategy in Uncertain Times

Ronald Bogashewsky
Chair of Industrial Management, University of Wurzburg

Procurement & Supply Chain

Md. Jafar Uddin
Secretary, Bangladesh Ministry of Commerce

Business Perspectives from Asia

Jen Sargent
Chief Operating Officer, Wondery

Telling Stories in a New Global Environment

Tom Doctoroff
Advisor, Prophet; former CEO Asia Pacific at JWT

Resonating in China Today

Craig Allen
President US-China Business Council

Succeeding in a Changing China

Scott Coleman
Head of International, Pinterest

Inspiring Across Borders

Brian Peck
Director USC Center for Transnational Law & Business

Assessing Japan

Alyssa Le-Sayone
Senior Director, Consumer Retail, S&P Global

Global Market Intelligence

James Banville
General Manager, International, The Honest Company

Taking Ethical Products Global

Vivek Lall
VP, Strategy, Lockheed Martin

Security & Partnerships

Julia Pyper
Political Climate, Host & Producer; Nonresident Sr. Fellow, Atlantic Council

Climate & Clean Energy

Andy Bird
Former Chairman, Walt Disney International

Global Media & Entertainment

Supervisor Janice Hahn
Supervisor, 4th District, Los Angeles County

International LA County

Dr. Robert Garcia
Mayor, City of Long Beach

Glocal Dynamism

Stergios Voskopoulos
CEO, Kanoo Group

Middle East & Transformation

Kati Suominen
Founder & CEO Nextrade Group

Using Disruptive Technologies to Drive Expansion

Jonathan Levy
Vice President of Strategic Initiatives, EVgo

Globalizing Green Technologies

Rafiq Dossani
Director, RAND Center for Asia Pacific Policy

Understanding Asia

Bill Karz
VP, Digital Marketing, LA Tourism

Global Influence & Digital

Taylor Klick
CEO, Influence for Impact

Influence Where It Counts

Yinka Adegoke
Africa Editor Quartz

Modern Africa, From the Ground Up

Bridget Baker
Co-Founder, CNBC; former President, NBCUniversal Content Distribution

Global Media in Focus

Erikan Obotetukudo
Founder, KIN

Global Africa

Mary-Patton Eisen
Head of International Expansion & Partnerships Asana

Revolutionizing Global Collaboration

Arnaud Philibert
Business Development Manager, ASD Group

Indirect Tax Solutions

Mark Robinson
Partner, Herbert Smith Freehills

Understanding ASEAN

Larry Wunsch
former VP of Global Taxation, Applied Materials

Global Tax & Strategy

Teri Carpenter
Sr. Global Trade Compliance & Logistics Manager, Modcloth

Supply Chain & The Workforce

Obi Asika
Founder Dragon Africa and Chairman Social Media Week Lagos

Global Africa

Lubka Katchakova
Commercial Counselor, Consulate of Bulgaria

Transatlantic Trade & Investment

Miriam Everett
Partner, Herbert Smith Freehills

Data & Privacy

Dr. Christian Heinrich
Co-Founder, scoutbee

Optimizing Supply Chains with AI

Tracy Kellaher
Director of Alliances, Tradeshift

Ethical Supply Chains

Lance Theobald
CEO, SecürSpace

Logistics & Transport Innovation

Dr. John Gatto
President, FrankfurtRheinMain Corp.

Global Frankfurt

Michael Riady
Lippo Group

Accessing Indonesia

Sage Chandler
Vice President, International Trade Consumer Technology Association

Consumer Tech & Trade

Paola Avila
Vice President, International Business Affairs, San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce

USMCA Outlook

Vishesh Puvadi
Head of India Desk, Corporate International Solutions, HSBC

Doing Business in India

Fiona Weng
Category Leader for Food, Beauty, Personal Care, Tmall

Accessing China’s Consumers

Chris Lo Director, Los Angeles, Hong Kong Trade Development Council

Leveraging Hong Kong

Christopher Ubosi
Founder & CEO, Megalectrics

Understanding Africa

Pamela K. Starr
Senior Advisor, Monarch Global Strategies

Mexico Insights

Ayaka Matsui
Co-Founder, Aydea

Cross-Cultural Storytelling

Aly Holvik
former Global Go-To-Market Strategy, PayPal

Global Payments & Go-To-Market

Marc Mealy
Senior Vice President, Policy US-ASEAN Business Council

SE Asia in Focus

Joanna Ewart-James
Executive Director, Freedom United

A Slave-Free World

Lt. Gen. John F. Regni
USAF (Ret)

Development & American Leadership

Jason Gray
Chief, Climate Change Program Evaluation Branch, California Air Resources Board

Climate Solutions for a Hot Planet

Andrew Lindquist
Managing Director, USA, Tricor

Expansion & Compliance

Larry Freedman
EVP & Chief Business Officer, Los Angeles Football Club

Global Los Angeles

Robyn Broughton
Director of Economic Policy, U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID)

Development & Economic Growth

Eli Schwartz
Consultant; former SEO team lead, SurveyMonkey

International SEO

Michael Bonfils
Global Managing Director, SEM International

Global Digital Marketing

Aaron Emigh
CEO, Brilliant

Global Trade & Tech

Harshul Asnani
Senior Vice President, Tech Mahindra

Assessing India

Mario Cordero
Executive Director, Port of Long Beach

Improving the State of Trade

Guillermo Mazier
VP Global Innovation, Conway & Site Selection

Site Selection Worldwide

Chad Epling
Founder & CEO, Mamenta

Global E-Commerce

Hailiang Zhang
China CEO, Tricor

Accessing China

Jon Hansen
Editor & Lead Writer, Procurement Insights Blog

Procurement in Action

John Hayato Branderhorst
Senior Strategist, btrax, Inc.

Entering Japan

Gunjan Bagla
Managing Director Amritt, Inc.

Access India

Claire O’Rourke
Europe Desk, Corporate Banking, HSBC

Doing Business in Europe

Michelle Robbins
VP, Product Innovation, Aimclear

Global Digital Marketing & Product

James Robinson
Partner, Herbert Smith Freehills

Cross-Border Investment Regulation

DJ Peterson
President, Longview Global Advisors

Assessing Political Risk

Carol Mello
Regional Alliance Manager, Safeguard Global

Reliable Compliance Worldwide

George Tilesch
Chief Strategy & Innovation Officer Ipsos Global Affairs

Innovation & The State of The World

Isabelle Bicaci
Senior Director, International Strategy, OpenTable

International Culture, Expansion, Go-To-Market

Hans Dose
Creator & Designer, Tenikle

DIY Global Business

Dr. Sarah Haynes
CEO, Bolt Mobility

Leading a New Era for Micromobility

Leslie Katz
Clark Hill

Frontier Tech & Regulation

Jeffrey Nardoci
COO, Hydrafacial

Beauty & Consumers Across Cultures

Lou Anne Bynum
Commissioner, Port of Long Beach

Global Long Beach

Sarah Dalton
Senior Manager, Forensic & Integrity Services, EY

Globalizing Cannabis

Hernan Riveros
Regional New Business Development, Panamá Pacifico

Panamá & Latin America

Sandra Daubert
Director of North American Business, Scoutbee

AI & Supply Chains

Scott Sato
CEO, Tricor Japan

Japan In Focus

Suzanne Boda
SVP, Los Angeles, American Airlines

Global Los Angeles

Leah Goold-Haws
Director, International Trade Office (ITO)

Global California

Max Horwitz
Director, International Development, Business Council for International Understanding

Latin America in Focus

Chris Antonelli
District Manager (West), Purolator International

Delivering Canada

Andrew Keighery
Vice President, Transactional FX, HSBC

Global Foreign Exchange

Dr. Lior Lewensztain Founder, That’s It

Building the Global SME

Bill Edwards
CEO, Edwards Global Services, Inc.

Worldwide Franchising & Expansion

Patrick Perreault
CEO, Perimeter

Simplifying Trade

Gene Tien
Director of Economics, Baker McKenzie

Global Tax & Transfer Pricing

Patrick Firth
Global Trade, Avalara

Global Trade & Tax Compliance

Senator Lena A. Gonzalez
California State Senate

Global California

Salvador Behar Lavalle
Legal Director, National Chamber for Sugar & Alcohol (Mexico)

Understanding Mexico, USMCA, & Trade

Bill Simon
Global Sector Leader, Media & Entertainment, Korn Ferry

Leadership in Entertainment & Media

Debra Lodge Managing Director, Head of International Corporate Solutions, HSBC USA

Finding Global Solutions

Councilmember Rex Richardson
City of Long Beach

Global Long Beach

Jessica Clifton
CEO & Founder, Low Earth Orbit

Global Comms & Digital

Craig McManis
Founder, FMCG Corp