Upcoming Programs
and Events

The 11th Annual Trade and International Affairs Symposium on September 21, 2022

The CHLI Trade & International Affairs Symposium connects international business leaders, experts on trade, the diplomatic community, foreign ministers and U.S. government officials to discuss trade issues and international affairs that affect U.S. global competitiveness and the impact of the U.S. Hispanic and Portuguese communities in a global economy.
Held during Hispanic Heritage Month, the Symposium includes remarks by Members of Congress regarding trade. Panel discussions focus on global trade partnerships, where there are opportunities for growth, and business in the Western hemisphere. Panelists include Members of Congress, executives from global corporations, import/export small business owners, attorneys who facilitate trade policy, technology and intellectual property experts, individuals from the diplomatic community, foreign business leaders and administration officials who help advance the presence of the United States abroad.
The Symposium concludes with a prominent leader in trade addressing the audience. Speakers also include academic institution leaders who are preparing global leaders.
Date: September 21, 2022
Time: 3:00-5:30 p.m. EST
Location: Woodrow Wilson Center
In the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center
One Woodrow Wilson Plaza
1300 Pennsylvania Ave
Washington, DC, 20004

The Congressional Hispanic Leadership Institute (CHLI) will host its Future Leaders Conference on Thursday, July 28, 2022

Each summer, CHLI’s Future Leaders Conference (FLC) brings together Congressional speakers and distinguished corporate executives, Capitol Hill staff, and leaders in public service. The conference for young professionals and college students provides leadership development and networking opportunities.

This year’s theme, “Shape Your Future” captures the hope and possibilities students have in truly crafting the lives and careers of their choice.

The conference will conclude with the presentation of the Wendy Martinez CHLI Alumni Community Engagement Award to an alumnus in recognition of their ambassadorship of CHLI’s mission, purpose, and focus.

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