IRVINE, Calif., May 8, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Southern California high-tech community, often referred to as 'The Tech Coast', is home to a diverse set of industries including wireless, semiconductor, telecom, biotech, media and more. The Southern California TechVoice Chapter will host a breakfast meeting featuring Congressman John Campbell , who will share his insights on tax and budget issues vital to the growth and competitiveness of the technology industry.
WHO: U.S. Congressman John Campbell (CA-45), chair of the House Financial Services Subcommittee on Monetary Policy & Trade and a member of the House Budget Committee, which has oversight over the federal budgetary process.
WHERE: Irvine Valley College
Business Sciences and Technology Innovation Center (BSTIC)
BSTIC Room 101
5500 Irvine Center Drive
Irvine, CA 92618
Complimentary Parking in Lot 5
WHEN: Friday, May 10, 2013
7:15 – 7:30 a.m. Networking & Hot Breakfast
7:30 – 8:30 a.m. Remarks and Q&A
WHY: Congress and President Obama are engaged in an ongoing battle over major reform to the federal budget and tax code. There are serious efforts underway in Washington to make significant changes to the corporate tax code and cut federal spending. These decisions will impact all businesses, including many small and mid-sized technology companies.
REGISTER: Register today
Enter code OCTA13: $25 for OCTA members
$35 for non-members
Includes hot breakfast & complimentary parking
Free to IVC faculty and students
TechVoice is a partnership of the Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA), the Technology Councils of North America (TECNA) and participating regional technology associations including the OC TechAlliance. Collectively, we represent thousands of technology companies across the country employing millions of workers. We are dedicated to empowering and mobilizing the grassroots tech community to impact legislative and regulatory issues important to growth, innovation and job creation. www.techvoice.org.
About OC TechAlliance
OC Technology Alliance is a 501(c)6 nonprofit trade association committed to fast-forwarding the Orange County's innovation economy. Tracing its roots back 40 years to the original Orange County American Electronics Association, its mission is to work in collaboration with members to foster a business eco system in Orange County that will nurture, develop and grow small to mid-size technology companies, and contribute to a new economic vitality to the local high-tech community. The alliance serves members through local networking, professional development, state and federal advocacy, savings on business services and industry recognition. To learn more about membership, contact OC Technology Alliance at www.octechalliance.com.
About Irvine Valley College
Irvine Valley College (IVC) is one of California's leading community colleges and Orange County's best known educational institutions. IVC serves over 22,000 students annually by providing rigorous academic classes to prepare them for transfer to four-year colleges, develop skills and training to secure employment and participate in life-long learning. http://www.ivc.edu/.
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