PPIC's Events RSS Feedhttp://www.ppic.org/en-usCopyright 2016 PPIC All Rights Reserved.Fri, 9 Dec 2016 17:19:33 PDTPublic Policy Institute of California : Events Statewide Survey: Californians and Higher Education http://www.ppic.org/main/event.asp?i=2182 <span class="faq_title">SPEAKER</span><br /> <span style="FONT-SIZE: 8pt; COLOR: rgb(51,51,51)"></span><span style="FONT-SIZE: 8pt; COLOR: rgb(51,51,51)"><a href="bio.asp?i=285">Lunna Lopes</a>, research associate, PPIC<br /> </span> Fri, 9 Dec 2016 20:00:00 PDT Health Career Pathways at California’s Community Colleges http://www.ppic.org/main/event.asp?i=2163 <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span class="faq_title">AGENDA<br /> </span><br /> </span><span style="font-weight: bold;"><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="font-weight: bold;">11:45 a.m. Registration and lunch</span></span><br /> </span></p> <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="font-weight: bold;">12:05 p.m. Welcome<br /> </span><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><a href="http://www.ppic.org/main/bio.asp?i=132" target="popup">Hans Johnson</a>, center director, PPIC Higher Education Center</span></span><br /> <br /> <span style="font-weight: bold;">12:10 p.m. Presentation</span><br /> <a href="http://www.ppic.org/main/bio.asp?i=340" target="popup"> Shannon McConville</a>, research associate, PPIC<br /> </p> <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="font-weight: bold;">12:25 p.m. Panel Discussion</span><br /> <span style="font-style: italic;">Moderator</span>: <span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><a href="http://www.ppic.org/main/bio.asp?i=375" target="popup">Sarah Bohn</a>, research fellow, PPIC<br /> <img title="" alt="" src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" /><br /> <a href="http://www.ppic.org/content/other/EventParticipants120116.pdf" target="_blank">Linda Collins</a>, executive director, Career Ladders Project<br /> <img title="" alt="" src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" /><br /> <a href="http://www.ppic.org/content/other/EventParticipants120116.pdf" target="_blank">Anette Smith-Dohring</a>, manager for workforce development, Sutter Health<br /> <img title="" alt="" src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" /><br /> <a href="http://www.ppic.org/content/other/EventParticipants120116.pdf" target="_blank">Linda Zorn</a>, statewide sector navigator, California Communities Colleges Health Workforce Initiative<br /> </span></span></p> <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="font-weight: bold;">1:00 p.m. Audience Q&amp;A</span><br /> </span><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><br /> <span style="font-weight: bold;">1:30 p.m. Adjourn</span></span></span><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"></span></span></p> Thu, 1 Dec 2016 13:00:00 PDT Special Education Funding in California http://www.ppic.org/main/event.asp?i=2162 <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span class="faq_title">AGENDA<br /> </span><br /> </span><span style="font-weight: bold;"><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="font-weight: bold;">11:45 a.m. Registration and lunch</span></span><br /> </span></p> <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="font-weight: bold;">12:05 p.m. Welcome<br /> </span><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><a href="http://www.ppic.org/main/bio.asp?i=682" target="popup"> Deborah Gonzalez</a>, director of government affairs, PPIC</span></span><br /> <br /> <span style="font-weight: bold;">12:10 p.m. Presentation</span><br /> <a target="popup" href="bio.asp?i=508">Paul Warren</a>, research associate, PPIC</p> <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="font-weight: bold;">12:25 p.m. Panel Discussion</span><br /> <span style="font-style: italic;">Moderator</span>: <span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><a href="http://www.ppic.org/main/bio.asp?i=238" target="popup">Patrick Murphy</a>, director of research and senior fellow, PPIC<br /> <img title="" alt="" src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" /><br /> <a href="http://www.ppic.org/content/other/Special Ed Finance_bios.pdf" target="_blank">Kim Connor</a>, parent<br /> <img title="" alt="" src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" /><br /> <a target="popup" href="bio.asp?i=130">Laura Hill</a>, senior fellow, PPIC<br /> <img title="" alt="" src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" /><br /> <a href="http://www.ppic.org/content/other/Special Ed Finance_bios.pdf" target="_blank">Michael Kirst</a>, president, California State Board of Education<br /> <img title="" alt="" src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" /><br /> <a href="http://www.ppic.org/content/other/Special Ed Finance_bios.pdf" target="_blank">Mary Samples</a>, assistant superintendent, Special Education Local Plan Area, Ventura County<br /> </span></span></p> <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="font-weight: bold;">1:00 p.m. Audience Q&amp;A</span><br /> </span><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><br /> <span style="font-weight: bold;">1:30 p.m. Adjourn</span></span></span><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><a href="http://www.sdbjrfoundation.org/" target="popup"></a></span></span><span style="font-style: italic;"></span></p> Tue, 29 Nov 2016 13:00:00 PDT Math Placement Policy in California http://www.ppic.org/main/event.asp?i=2160 <span class="faq_title">SPEAKER</span><br /> <span style="FONT-SIZE: 8pt; COLOR: rgb(51,51,51)"></span><span style="FONT-SIZE: 8pt; COLOR: rgb(51,51,51)"><span style="David" kordus<="" a=""><a href="bio.asp?i=566">Niu Gao</a>, research fellow, PPIC<br /> </span></span> Thu, 17 Nov 2016 13:00:00 PDT College Readiness in California's Community Colleges http://www.ppic.org/main/event.asp?i=2153 <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span class="faq_title">AGENDA<br /> </span><br /> </span><span style="font-weight: bold;"><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="font-weight: bold;">11:45 a.m. Registration and lunch</span></span><br /> </span></p> <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="font-weight: bold;">12:05 p.m. Welcome<br /> </span><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><a href="http://www.ppic.org/main/bio.asp?i=682" target="popup"> Deborah Gonzalez</a>, director of government affairs, PPIC</span></span><br /> <br /> <span style="font-weight: bold;">12:10 p.m. Presentation</span><br /> <a href="http://www.ppic.org/main/bio.asp?i=640" target="popup"> Olga Rodriguez</a>, research fellow, PPIC Higher Education Center<br /> </p> <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="font-weight: bold;">12:25 p.m. Panel Discussion</span><br /> <span style="font-style: italic;">Moderator</span>: <span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><a href="http://www.ppic.org/main/bio.asp?i=132" target="popup">Hans Johnson</a>, center director and senior fellow, PPIC Higher Education Center<br /> <img title="" alt="" src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" /><br /> <a href="http://www.ppic.org/content/other/EventParticipants111016.pdf" target="_blank">Mónica Henestroza</a>, higher education advisor, Office of Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon<br /> <img title="" alt="" src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" /><br /> <a href="http://www.ppic.org/content/other/EventParticipants111016.pdf" target="_blank">Myra Snell</a>, math lead and co-founder, California Acceleration Project<br /> <img title="" alt="" src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" /><br /> <a href="http://www.ppic.org/content/other/EventParticipants111016.pdf" target="_blank">Theresa Tena</a>, vice chancellor of institutional effectiveness, California Community Colleges Chancellor's Office<br /> </span></span></p> <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="font-weight: bold;">1:00 p.m. Audience Q&amp;A</span><br /> </span><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><br /> <span style="font-weight: bold;">1:30 p.m. Adjourn</span></span></span><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><a href="http://www.sdbjrfoundation.org/" target="popup"></a></span></span><span style="font-style: italic;"></span></p> Thu, 10 Nov 2016 13:00:00 PDT Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government http://www.ppic.org/main/event.asp?i=2150 <span class="faq_title">SPEAKER</span><br /> <span style="FONT-SIZE: 8pt; COLOR: rgb(51,51,51)"></span><span style="FONT-SIZE: 8pt; COLOR: rgb(51,51,51)"><span style="David" kordus<="" a=""><a href="bio.asp?i=627">David Kordus</a>, research associate, PPIC<br /> </span></span> Thu, 27 Oct 2016 14:00:00 PDT Policy Priorities for California's Water http://www.ppic.org/main/event.asp?i=2112 <br /> <!-- AGENDA7:30 a.m. Registration begins and breakfast available8:00 a.m. Welcome and IntroductionEllen Hanak, center director, PPIC Water Policy Center8:15 a.m. Panel 1: Building Drought Resilience in Urban CommunitiesModerator: Ellen HanakJennifer Burke, deputy director of water & engineering resources, City of Santa RosaWade Crowfoot, chief executive officer, Water FoundationFiona Sanchez, director of water resources, Irvine Ranch Water District9:15 a.m. Panel 2: Implementing the Sustainable Groundwater Management ActModerator: Thomas Harter, professor, University of California, DavisEric Averett, general manager, Rosedale-Rio Bravo Water Storage DistrictThad Bettner, general manager, Glenn-Colusa Irrigation DistrictKaren Ross, secretary, California Department of Food and Agriculture10:15 a.m. Panel 3: Environmental Impacts, Endangered Species Act, and ExtinctionModerator: Buzz Thompson, senior fellow and founding Perry L. McCarty director, Stanford Woods Institute for the EnvironmentPhil Isenberg, former chair, Delta Stewardship CouncilJeff Mount, senior fellow, PPIC Water Policy CenterKate Poole, senior attorney, Natural Resources Defense Council11:15 a.m. Panel 4: Disadvantaged Communities and Access to Safe Drinking WaterModerator: Brian Gray, senior fellow, PPIC Water Policy CenterLance Eckhart, director of basin management and resource planning, Mojave Water AgencyLaurel Firestone, co-founder and co-director, Community Water CenterDarrin Polhemus, deputy director, Division of Financial Assistance, State Water Resources Control Board12:15 p.m. Program adjourns and informal lunch begins --> Tue, 18 Oct 2016 12:00:00 PDT A Conversation with California Treasurer John Chiang http://www.ppic.org/main/event.asp?i=2108 <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span class="faq_title">AGENDA</span><br /> <span style="font-weight: bold;">11:30 a.m. Registration begins/doors open</span></span><br /> <br /> <span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="font-weight: bold;">11:45 a.m. Lunch</span></span><br /> <br /> <span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="font-weight: bold;">12:15 p.m. Welcome and Opening Remarks</span></span><br /> <span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><a target="popup" href="bio.asp?i=382"><span style="font-weight: bold;">Donna Lucas</span></a>, founder and CEO, Lucas Public Affairs</span><br /> <br /> <span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="font-weight: bold;">12:20 p.m. Conversation</span><br /> <span style="font-weight: bold;"><a href="http://www.ppic.org/content/other/EventParticipants100716.pdf" target="_blank">California Treasurer John Chiang</a></span><br /> <a href="bio.asp?i=91"><span style="font-weight: bold;">Mark Baldassare</span></a>, president and CEO, PPIC</span><br /> <br /> <span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="font-weight: bold;">1:05 p.m. Audience Q&amp;A</span></span><br /> <br /> <span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="font-weight: bold;">1:15 p.m. Adjourn</span></span></p> Fri, 7 Oct 2016 13:00:00 PDT California's Historic Corrections Reforms http://www.ppic.org/main/event.asp?i=2116 <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span class="faq_title">AGENDA<br /> </span><br /> </span><span style="font-weight: bold;"><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="font-weight: bold;">11:45 a.m. Registration and lunch</span></span><br /> </span></p> <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="font-weight: bold;">12:05 p.m. Welcome<br /> </span><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><a href="http://www.ppic.org/main/bio.asp?i=682" target="popup"> Deborah Gonzalez</a>, director of government affairs, PPIC</span></span><br /> <br /> <span style="font-weight: bold;">12:10 p.m. Presentation</span><br /> <a href="http://www.ppic.org/main/bio.asp?i=388" target="popup"> Magnus Lofstrom</a>, senior fellow, PPIC<br /> </p> <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="font-weight: bold;">12:25 p.m. Panel Discussion</span><br /> <span style="font-style: italic;">Moderator</span>: <a href="http://www.ppic.org/content/other/EventParticipants092816.pdf" target="_blank">Julie Small</a>, criminal justice reporter, KQED Radio<br /> <img title="" alt="" src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" /><br /> <a href="http://www.ppic.org/content/other/EventParticipants092816.pdf" target="_blank">Geoff Dean</a>, sheriff, Ventura County Sheriff's Office<br /> <img title="" alt="" src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" /><br /> <a href="http://www.ppic.org/content/other/EventParticipants092816.pdf" target="_blank">Scott Kernan</a>, secretary, California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation <br /> <img title="" alt="" src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" /><br /> <a href="http://www.ppic.org/content/other/EventParticipants092816.pdf" target="_blank">Wendy Still</a>, chief probation officer, Alameda County<br /> </p> <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="font-weight: bold;">1:00 p.m. Audience Q&amp;A</span><br /> </span><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><br /> <span style="font-weight: bold;">1:30 p.m. Adjourn</span></span></span><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><a href="http://www.sdbjrfoundation.org/" target="popup"></a></span></span><span style="font-style: italic;"></span></p> Wed, 28 Sep 2016 13:00:00 PDT Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government http://www.ppic.org/main/event.asp?i=2124 <span class="faq_title">SPEAKER</span><br /> <span style="FONT-SIZE: 8pt; COLOR: rgb(51,51,51)"></span><span style="FONT-SIZE: 8pt; COLOR: rgb(51,51,51)"><span style="FONT-SIZE: 8pt; COLOR: rgb(51,51,51)"><a href="bio.asp?i=298" target="popup">Dean Bonner</a>, associate survey director, PPIC<br /> </span></span> Thu, 22 Sep 2016 15:00:00 PDT