PPIC's Events RSS Feedhttp://www.ppic.org/en-usCopyright 2016 PPIC All Rights Reserved.Sat, 1 Oct 2016 07:05:23 PDTPublic Policy Institute of California : Events Policy Priorities for California's Water http://www.ppic.org/main/event.asp?i=2112 <span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span class="faq_title">AGENDA</span></span></span><br /> <span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span class="faq_title"></span></span></span> <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span class="faq_title"></span><span style="font-weight: bold;">7:30 a.m. Registration begins and breakfast available</span></span></span></p> <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="font-weight: bold;">8:00 a.m. Welcome and Introduction<br /> </span><span style="color: rgb(86, 86, 86);"><a href="http://www.ppic.org/main/bio.asp?i=72">Ellen Hanak</a></span>, center director, PPIC Water Policy Center</span><br /> </p> <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="font-weight: bold;">8:15 a.m. Panel 1: Building Drought Resilience in Urban Communities</span><br /> <span style="font-style: italic;">Moderator</span>: <a href="http://www.ppic.org/main/bio.asp?i=72">Ellen Hanak</a><br /> <img src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" alt="" title="" /><br /> Jennifer Burke, deputy director of water &amp; engineering resources, City of Santa Rosa<br /> <img src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" alt="" title="" /><br /> Wade Crowfoot, chief executive officer, Water Foundation<br /> <img src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" alt="" title="" /><img src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" alt="" title="" /><br /> Fiona Sanchez, director of water resources, Irvine Ranch Water District<br /> <img src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" alt="" title="" /><img src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" alt="" title="" /><br /> </span></p> <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="font-weight: bold;">9:15 a.m. Panel 2: Implementing the Sustainable Groundwater Management Act</span><br /> <span style="font-style: italic;">Moderator</span>: Thomas Harter, professor, University of California, Davis<br /> <img src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" alt="" title="" /><br /> Eric Averett, general manager, Rosedale-Rio Bravo Water Storage District<br /> <img src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" alt="" title="" /><br /> Thad Bettner, general manager, Glenn-Colusa Irrigation District<br /> <img src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" alt="" title="" /><br /> Karen Ross, secretary, California Department of Food and Agriculture</span></p> <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="font-weight: bold;">10:15 a.m. Panel 3: Environmental Impacts, Endangered Species Act, and Extinction</span><br /> <span style="font-style: italic;">Moderator</span>: Buzz Thompson, director and senior fellow, Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment<br /> <img src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" alt="" title="" /><br /> <a href="bio.asp?i=356">Jeff Mount</a>, senior fellow, PPIC Water Policy Center<br /> <img src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" alt="" title="" /><br /> Kate Poole, senior attorney, Natural Resources Defense Council<br /> <img src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" alt="" title="" /><br /> Will Stelle, senior advisor to Administrator Kathryn Sullivan, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration</span></p> <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="font-weight: bold;">11:15 p.m. Panel 4: Disadvantaged Communities and Access to Safe Drinking Water</span><br /> <span style="font-style: italic;">Moderator</span>: <a href="bio.asp?i=467">Brian Gray</a>, senior fellow, PPIC Water Policy Center<br /> <img src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" alt="" title="" /><br /> Lance Eckhart, director of basin management and resource planning, Mojave Water Agency<br /> <img src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" alt="" title="" /><br /> Laurel Firestone, co-founder and co-director, Community Water Center<br /> <img src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" alt="" title="" /><br /> Darrin Polhemus, deputy director, Division of Financial Services, State Water Resources Control Board<br /> </span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 8pt; font-weight: bold;">12:15 p.m. Program adjourns and informal lunch begins</span></p> Tue, 18 Oct 2016 20:00:00 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;">California Treasurer John Chiang</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 20:00:00 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 Statewide Survey: Californians and the Environment http://www.ppic.org/main/event.asp?i=2094 <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=627">David Kordus</a>, research associate, PPIC<br /> </span></span> Thu, 28 Jul 2016 20:00:00 PDT Improving California’s Water Accounting http://www.ppic.org/main/event.asp?i=2077 <span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span class="faq_title">AGENDA</span></span></span><br /> <span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span class="faq_title"></span></span></span> <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span class="faq_title"></span><span style="font-weight: bold;">11:45 a.m. Registration and lunch available</span></span></span></p> <p><span 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(86, 86, 86); font-weight: bold;"><a href="http://www.ppic.org/main/bio.asp?i=72">Ellen Hanak</a></span>, center director, PPIC Water Policy Center</span><br /> </p> <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="font-weight: bold;">12:10 p.m. Presentation</span><br /> <span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="font-weight: bold;"><a href="http://www.ppic.org/main/bio.asp?i=641">Alvar Escriva-Bou</a></span>, research fellow, PPIC Water Policy Center</span></span><br /> </p> <p><span 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="font-weight: bold;"><a href="http://www.ppic.org/main/bio.asp?i=72">Ellen Hanak</a></span><br /> <img src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" alt="" title="" /><br /> <span style="font-weight: bold;"><a href="http://www.ppic.org/content/other/EventParticipants072116.pdf">Lance Eckhart</a></span>, director of basin management and resource planning, Mojave Water Agency<br /> <img src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" alt="" title="" /><br /> <span style="font-weight: bold;"><a href="http://www.ppic.org/content/other/EventParticipants072116.pdf">Maurice Hall</a></span>, associate vice president of water, Environmental Defense Fund<br /> <img src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" alt="" title="" /><br /> <span style="font-weight: bold;"><a href="http://www.ppic.org/content/other/EventParticipants072116.pdf">Tom Howard</a></span>, executive director, State Water Resources Control Board<br /> <br /> <span style="font-weight: bold;">1:00 p.m. Audience Q&amp;A</span></span><br /> </p> <p><span style="font-size: 8pt;font-weight: bold;">1:30 p.m. Adjourn</span><br /> </p> Thu, 21 Jul 2016 17:00:00 PDT