Special Virtual Conference on
How to Do Business in California–Responses to the COVID-19

Tuesday, November 10, 2020, 2-3:30pm

The COVID-19 has affected the US economy and many businesses seriously. How have the governments and industries responded to this pandemic and especially what should small businesses do in this chaotic environment? The panelists will share the experiences of their organizations’ responses to the COVID-19.

The Moderator:
Dr. Bill Y. Chen, Acting Chair and Professor, Department of Business Administration, UWest

Welcome and Open Remarks (2:00-2:15):

  • Dr. Minh-Hoa Ta, President, UWest, (to introduce Congresswoman Chu)
  • Dr. Judy Chu, US House Representative
  • Dr. Jane Iwamura, Chief Academic Officer, UWest
  • Ms. Ray Jan, CEO/Executive Director, Rosemead Chamber of Commerce
  • Mr. John P. Mullins, Agency Recruiter, Western Market Area, State Farm
  • Mr. Steve Chiang, President, LA Media Link Group

Panelists and Topics (2:15-3:30, each for about 15 minutes):

  • Insurance Responses, Ms. Amy Loh, Agency Sales Leader- Western Market Area(LA), State Farm
  • Bank Responses, Ms. Priscilla Chang, FVP and Loan Officer, American Plus Bank
  • Government Responses, Mr. Peter Chan, Mayor of Monterey Park, California
  • Energy Industry Responses, Ms. Joyce Lui, Account Manager, Southern CA Edison
  • Small Business Responses, Mr. Paul Y. Chen, Managing Partner, Chen & Fan Accountancy

Organizers of the Conference & Zoom Link
UWest, State Farm, Rosemead Chamber of Commerce, LA Media Link Group, City of Monterey Park, Southern CA Edison, American Plus Bank, Chen & Fan Accountancy. For the Zoom link of this conference, please contact: billchen@uwest.edu.