College of Continuing & Professional Education

Feb Blog Post Pic.jpgCITT’s 20-year history is rooted in its partnerships with the trade and transportation industry—not only in developing curriculum, but also in supporting students at all levels of their career, and ensuring the development of the next generation of the workforce. CITT has used this inclusive approach to launch various training and education programs, starting with the Global Logistics Specialist (GLS) program.

CITT 2017 TownHall.jpgThe annual Town Hall meetings hosted by the Center for International Trade and Transportation are highly regarded for the diverse perspectives and wealth of industry insight that participants share in a lively forum setting. This year, the 2017 Town Hall will feature Assembly Member Patrick O’Donnell, industry veteran Gill Hicks, and University of Southern California professor Dr. Genevieve Giuliano.

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PHOTO: CITT students and instructors at the 2013 CITT graduation at the Port of Long Beach (credit: Long Beach Business Journal)

CSULB’s Center for International Trade and Transportation (CITT) has played a critical role over the last 20 years, adjusting to the changing environment of the trade and transportation industry by finding innovative ways to deliver signature education and training programs.

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The current list of CITT student employees is a diverse and talented group of research assistants, representing a wide range of educational backgrounds. By working at the Center, students are exposed to professionalizing opportunities where they collaborate on various projects and attend industry events.

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​The Containerization & Intermodal Institute (CII) hosted the 2016 Connie Awards at the Renaissance Long Beach Hotel on September 20.  This year, the Connie Awards honored Knud Stubkjaer, CEO of Carrix, Inc., while also recognizing three distinguished students from California State University, Long Beach (CSULB).  

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Tom-HTC2016Cruise.JPGIt was a night of reflection and celebration as CITT team members, including former Executive Director Marianne Venieris and current Executive Director Tom O'Brien (pictured above), joined the Harbor Transportation Club (HTC) for its Annual Harbor Cruise on September 20, 2016. On a leisurely cruise that toured the ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles, we reflected on the last 20 years of CITT and the Global Logistics Specialist (GLS) program—a history we proudly celebrate with the HTC.

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