2015 CALIFORNIA EB-5 CONFERENCE WITH
CONGRESSMAN BOB GOODLATTE JUST ANNOUNCED!
EB5 Investors Magazine and EB5Investors.com are proud to announce the return of Southern California’s premier EB-5 event and welcome back House Judiciary Chairman Bob Goodlatte (R-VA 6th District) as its distinguished keynote speaker. Our 4th Annual California EB-5 Conference will take place on August 2nd and 3rd, 2015 at the luxurious Hyatt Regency Century Plaza in Los Angeles. This one-day event will deliver an intimately interactive and premium networking experience for all attendees and sponsors, and provide valuable information in beginner and advanced panels on various EB-5 topics such as regional center issues, using EB-5 for financing or immigration purposes, and current legal trends.
Who Should Attend the 2015 California EB-5 Conference?
Anyone with an interest in learning about the EB-5 program, as well as experienced EB-5 program stakeholders, should avoid missing out on limited space and reserve attendance soon!
Limited Space is Available
Call Now for Reservations: 800-574-5306
A limited number of hotel rooms shall be available at a Special Conference Discount Rate on a first come, first serve basis.
We can additionally provide all attendees with a list of nearby accomodations that may suit your lodging requirements.
Location: Hyatt Regency Century Plaza
2025 Avenue of the Stars | Los Angeles, CA 90067 | http://centuryplaza.hyatt.com
Early Bird General Public Admission: $900 per person (*$999 per person after May 31st)
Early Bird Attorney Admission with Valid State Bar ID: $800 per person (*$900 per person after May 31st)
***All sales after April 30, 2015 are final.***
2015 California EB-5 Conference Schedule
Sunday, August 2, 2015
9:00 AM – 4:00 PM - Early Attendee Registration and Sponsor Set Up
12:00 PM – 2:00 PM - EB-5 Attorney Workshop for Beginners: I-526 Petition Filing (Attorneys with 2 day passes only)
2:00 PM – 2:15 PM – Break for Workshop Participants
2:15 PM – 4:15 PM - EB-5 Attorney Workshop for Beginners: I-829 Petition Filing (Attorneys with 2 day passes only)
3:00 PM – 5:15 PM - EB-5 Roundtable Meeting with EB-5 Industry VIPs – Co-Hosted by Sheppard Mullin (Invite-Only)
7:30 PM – 9:30 PM – Cocktail Reception for Speakers and Sponsors – Sponsored by CMB Regional Centers (Invite-Only)
Monday, August 3, 2015
6:30 – 8:00 – Sponsor Set Up
7:00 – 8:00 - Attendee Registration
8:00 – 8:50 – Breakfast and Keynote Address (Breakfast Provided)
Welcome: Ali Jahangiri, EB5 Investors Magazine
Congressman Bob Goodlatte’s Keynote Address
8:50 – 9:10 Break
9:10 – 10:10 – Panel 1 & 2
(Beginner) EB-5 Financing Basics: High-level EB-5 program outline, Underwriting criteria, Developing an EB-5 business plan, Working with senior/bridge lenders, Escrow and fund administration
(Advanced) EB-5 Program Reauthorization – Analysis of current legislation, Potential industry effects, and Program advocacy
10:10-10:20 – Break
10:20 – 11:20 – Panel 3 & 4
(Beginner) EB-5 Deal Structures: Forming a Regional Center, Regional center partnerships, and Direct EB-5; Impacts on projects and EB-5 investors
(Advanced) Investing Cash from Loan Proceeds: Indebtedness, “Cash is Cash”, RFE’s and NOIDs
11:20 - 11:30 – Break
11:30 – 12:30 – Panel 5 & 6
(Beginner) Documents and Due Diligence Beyond the Regional Center Partnership: Regional center due diligence on the developer, understanding operating agreements and inter-creditor agreements, and immigration compliance considerations
(Advanced) EB-5 Securities Roundtable: Recent SEC investigations, Best practices for regional centers, and FINRA licenses
12:30 – 1:30 Lunch (Lunch Provided)
1:40 – 2:40 – Panel 7 & 8
(Beginner) EB-5 Success in Public Private Partnership Models
(Advanced) EB-5 Investment Capital Outside of China: Country specific issues, Source of funds disparities, and Consular processing
2:40 – 2:50 - Break
2:50 – 3:50 – Panel 9 & 10
(Beginner) Welcome to the Hotel California: EB-5 financing in hotel projects, and Specific challenges to the hotel industry
(Advanced) EB-5 Trends in China – Retrogression, Restrictions on source of funds, and Consular processing issues
3:50 – 4:00 – Break
4:00 – 5:00 – Panel 11 & 12
(Beginner) The Economics of EB-5 Job Creation: Job models, TEA formation, and creating jobs for America
(Advanced) Migration Agent Roundtable: Discussion of current market trends in China, Project due diligence, and Successful agent-project partnerships
5:00 – 6:00 – Post-Conference Cocktail Reception– Sponsored by David Hirson & Partners, LLP
EB5 Investors Magazine and EB5Investors.com are together a media platform built to provide professionals involved with the EB-5 visa program with the most comprehensive and credible sources of information in digital, print, and seminar mediums. The platform was created out of the need for marketplace transparency, and to more efficiently connect individuals interested in learning more about the EB-5 program, either as a potential capital source or as solution for their U.S. immigration, with the best information and leading experts in the industry.
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