PPIC's Events RSS Feedhttp://www.ppic.org/en-usCopyright 2015 PPIC All Rights Reserved.Thu, 28 May 2015 15:54:56 PDTPublic Policy Institute of California : Events Drought and Groundwater in the San Joaquin Valley http://www.ppic.org/main/event.asp?i=1772 <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<br /> </span><span style="font-weight: bold;">5:30 p.m. Doors open</span><br /> <br /> <span style="font-weight: bold;">6:05 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;">Lynnette Zelezny, provost and vice president of academic affairs, Fresno State</span></span><br /> <br /> <span style="font-weight: bold;">6:10 p.m. Remarks<br /> </span><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;">Mark Baldassare, president and CEO, PPIC</span></span><br /> <br /> <span style="font-weight: bold;">6:15 p.m. Presentation<br /> </span><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;">Ellen Hanak, center director, PPIC Water Policy Center</span></span><br /> <br /> <span style="font-weight: bold;">6:30 p.m. Panel Discussion</span><br /> <span style="font-style: italic;">Moderator</span>: Mark Grossi, environment reporter, <span style="font-style: italic;">Fresno Bee</span></span><br /> <img title="" alt="" src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" /><br /> David Orth, general manager, Kings River Conservation District<br /> <img title="" alt="" src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" /><br /> Sue Ruiz, community development specialist, Self-Help Enterprises<br /> <img title="" alt="" src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" /><br /> Luke Serpa, director of public utilities, City of Clovis<br /> <br /> <span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="font-weight: bold;">7:10 p.m. Audience Q&amp;A</span><br /> <br /> <span style="font-weight: bold;">7:25 p.m. Closing Remarks<br /> </span><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;">David Zoldoske, director, California Water Institute at Fresno State</span></span><br /> <br /> <span style="font-weight: bold;">7:30 p.m. Program concludes<br /> </span><br /> </span><span style="font-weight: bold;">7:30-8:15 p.m. Refreshments</span></span><br /> <br /> <br /> <span class="faq_title">CO-HOSTS</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="http://www.californiawater.org/cwi/index1.htm" target="popup">California Water Institute</a><br /> <img src="/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" title="" alt="" /><br /> Public Policy Institute of California<br /> <br /> <span class="faq_title">SPONSORS</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 target="popup" href="http://www.calendow.org/">The California Endowment</a><br /> <span style="FONT-SIZE: 8pt; COLOR: rgb(51,51,51)"><span style="FONT-SIZE: 8pt; COLOR: rgb(51,51,51)"><img src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" title="" alt="" /></span></span><br /> <a href="http://www.sdbjrfoundation.org/" target="popup">S. D. Bechtel, Jr. Foundation</a></span></span><span style="font-style: italic;"></span></span></span><br /> <br /> <span class="faq_title">Water Policy Center Contacts</span><br /> <a href="bio.asp?i=626" target="popup">Lori Pottinger</a><br /> <span class="small_text;"><span style="font-size: 8pt;">Media Contact</span></span><br /> <span class="small_text;"><span style="font-size: 8pt;">(415) 291-4428</span></span><br /> <span class="link_bold"><a href="mailto:pottinger@ppic.org">pottinger@ppic.org</a></span><br /> <br /> <a href="bio.asp?i=624" target="popup">Hannah Noonan</a><br /> <span class="small_text;"><span style="font-size: 8pt;">Events Contact</span></span><br /> <span class="small_text;"><span style="font-size: 8pt;">(415) 291-4458</span></span><br /> <span class="link_bold"><a href="mailto:noonan@ppic.org">noonan@ppic.org</a></span> Thu, 4 Jun 2015 00:00:00 PDT Realignment, Incarceration, and Crime Trends in California http://www.ppic.org/main/event.asp?i=1771 Please register in advance. There is no charge to attend, but space is limited. Lunch will be provided. Thu, 21 May 2015 20:00:00 PDT Alternatives to Incarceration in California http://www.ppic.org/main/event.asp?i=1756 <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<br /> </span><span style="font-weight: bold;">11:45 a.m. Registration and lunch available</span><br /> <br /> <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 target="popup" href="http://www.ppic.org/main/bio.asp?i=531">Ryken Grattet</a>, research fellow, PPIC</span></span><br /> <br /> <span style="font-weight: bold;">12:10 p.m. Presentation<br /> </span><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><a target="popup" href="http://www.ppic.org/main/bio.asp?i=537">Brandon Martin</a>, research associate, PPIC</span></span><br /> <br /> <span style="font-weight: bold;">12:20 p.m. Panel Discussion</span><br /> <span style="font-style: italic;">Moderator</span>: <a target="popup" href="http://www.ppic.org/main/bio.asp?i=531">Ryken Grattet</a></span><br /> <img title="" alt="" src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" /><br /> <a target="popup" href="http://www.ppic.org/content/other/EventParticipants050715.pdf">Robin Harrington</a>, chief deputy warden, Female Offenders Programs &amp; Services and Special Housing, California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation<br /> <img title="" alt="" src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" /><br /> <a target="popup" href="http://www.ppic.org/content/other/EventParticipants050715.pdf">Carol Paris</a>, assistant probation division chief, Sacramento County Probation Department<br /> <img title="" alt="" src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" /><br /> <a target="popup" href="http://www.ppic.org/content/other/EventParticipants050715.pdf">Jeremy Verinsky</a>, undersheriff, Santa Cruz County Sheriff’s Office<br /> <br /> <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 /> <br /> </span><span style="font-weight: bold;">1:30 p.m. Adjourn</span></span><br /> Thu, 7 May 2015 20:00:00 PDT Statewide Survey: Californians and Education http://www.ppic.org/main/event.asp?i=1754 <br /> Thu, 23 Apr 2015 20:00:00 PDT Parcel Taxes and Other Local Revenue Sources in California http://www.ppic.org/main/event.asp?i=1739 <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<br /> </span><span style="font-weight: bold;">11:45 a.m. Registration and lunch available</span><br /> <br /> <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=238" target="_blank">Patrick Murphy</a>, director of research, PPIC</span></span><br /> <br /> <span style="font-weight: bold;">12:10 p.m. Presentation<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=69" target="_blank">Jon Sonstelie</a>, Bren fellow, PPIC</span></span><br /> <br /> <span style="font-weight: bold;">12:20 p.m. Panel Discussion</span><br /> <span style="font-style: italic;">Moderator</span>: <a href="http://www.ppic.org/main/bio.asp?i=238" target="_blank">Patrick Murphy</a></span><br /> <img title="" alt="" src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" /><br /> <a href="http://www.ppic.org/content/other/EventParticipants041715.pdf" target="_blank"> Michael Coleman</a>, principal fiscal policy advisor, League of California Cities<br /> <img title="" alt="" src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" /><br /> <a href="http://www.ppic.org/content/other/EventParticipants041715.pdf" target="_blank"> Robert Gutierrez</a>, director, California Tax Foundation<br /> <img title="" alt="" src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" /><br /> <a href="http://www.ppic.org/content/other/EventParticipants041715.pdf" target="_blank"> Marianne O’Malley</a>, managing principal analyst, state and local finance, Legislative Analyst’s Office<br /> <span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><img title="" alt="" src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" /></span><br /> <a target="_blank" href="http://www.ppic.org/main/bio.asp?i=69">Jon Sonstelie</a><br /> <br /> <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 /> <br /> </span><span style="font-weight: bold;">1:30 p.m. Adjourn</span></span><br /> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 20:00:00 PDT Civic Engagement and Voter Turnout http://www.ppic.org/main/event.asp?i=1720 <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">AGENDA<br /> </span><span style="font-weight: bold;">11:45 a.m. Registration and begins</span><br /> <br /> <span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="font-weight: bold;">12:00 p.m. Lunch</span></span></span><br /> <br /> <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=382" target="_blank">Donna Lucas</a>, founder and CEO, Lucas Public Affairs</span></span><br /> <br /> <span style="font-weight: bold;">12:10 p.m. One-on-One Conversation<br /> </span><a href="http://www.ppic.org/content/other/EventParticipants041515.pdf" target="_blank">Alex Padilla</a>, secretary of state, State of California<br /> <img src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" alt="" title="" /><br /> <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=91" target="_blank">Mark Baldassare</a>, president and CEO, PPIC</span></span></span></span><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><br /> <br /> <span style="font-weight: bold;">12:30 p.m. Panel Discusson and Q&amp;A</span><br /> <span style="font-style: italic;">Moderator</span>: <a href="http://www.ppic.org/content/other/EventParticipants041515.pdf" target="_blank">John Myers</a>, senior editor, California Politics &amp; Government, KQED </span><br /> <img src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" alt="" title="" /><br /> <a href="http://www.ppic.org/content/other/EventParticipants041515.pdf" target="_blank">Kathay Feng</a>, executive director, California Common Cause<br /> <img src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" alt="" title="" /><br /> <a href="http://www.ppic.org/content/other/EventParticipants041515.pdf" target="_blank">Mike Madrid</a>, principal, GrassrootsLab<br /> <img src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" alt="" title="" /><br /> <a href="http://www.ppic.org/content/other/EventParticipants041515.pdf" target="_blank">Bruce McPherson</a>, supervisor, District 5, Santa Cruz County<br /> <img src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" alt="" title="" /><br /> <a href="http://www.ppic.org/content/other/EventParticipants041515.pdf" target="_blank">Sebastian Ridley-Thomas</a>, assemblymember, State of California<br /> <span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"></span><span style="font-style: italic;"><br /> </span><span style="font-weight: bold;">1:30 p.m. Adjourn</span></span><br /> </p> Wed, 15 Apr 2015 20:00:00 PDT Are California’s Schools Ready for Online Testing and Learning? http://www.ppic.org/main/event.asp?i=1734 Please register in advance. There is not charge to attend, but space is limited.<br /> Wed, 8 Apr 2015 20:00:00 PDT Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government http://www.ppic.org/main/event.asp?i=1725 <br /> Thu, 26 Mar 2015 20:00:00 PDT Climate Change and California's Future http://www.ppic.org/main/event.asp?i=1688 <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)"><span class="faq_title">AGENDA<br /> </span><span style="FONT-WEIGHT: bold">11:45 a.m. Registration begins</span><br /> <br /> <span style="FONT-SIZE: 8pt; COLOR: rgb(51,51,51)"><span style="FONT-SIZE: 8pt; COLOR: rgb(51,51,51)"><span style="FONT-WEIGHT: bold">12:00 p.m. Lunch</span></span></span><br /> <br /> <span style="FONT-WEIGHT: bold">12:15 p.m. Welcome<br /> </span><span style="FONT-SIZE: 8pt; COLOR: rgb(51,51,51)"><span style="FONT-SIZE: 8pt; COLOR: rgb(51,51,51)"><a target="_blank" href="http://www.ppic.org/main/bio.asp?i=382">Donna Lucas</a>, founder and CEO, Lucas Public Affairs</span></span><br /> <br /> <span style="FONT-WEIGHT: bold">12:20 p.m. Opening Remarks<br /> </span><span style="FONT-SIZE: 8pt; COLOR: rgb(51,51,51)"><span style="FONT-SIZE: 8pt; COLOR: rgb(51,51,51)"><a target="_blank" href="http://www.ppic.org/main/bio.asp?i=91">Mark Baldassare</a>, president and CEO, PPIC</span></span><br /> <br /> <span style="FONT-WEIGHT: bold">12:25 p.m. Conversation and Q&amp;A</span><br /> <span style="FONT-STYLE: italic">Moderator</span>: <a target="_blank" href="http://www.ppic.org/content/other/EventParticipants032315.pdf"> Greg Dalton</a>, executive producer and host, <span style="font-style: italic;">Climate One</span><br /> <img title="" alt="" src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" /><br /> <a target="_blank" href="http://www.ppic.org/content/other/EventParticipants032315.pdf"> Ken Alex</a>, director, Governor's Office of Planning and Research<br /> <img title="" alt="" src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" /><br /> <a target="_blank" href="http://www.ppic.org/content/other/EventParticipants032315.pdf"> Kevin Faulconer</a>, mayor, City of San Diego<br /> <img title="" alt="" src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" /><br /> <a target="_blank" href="http://www.ppic.org/content/other/EventParticipants032315.pdf"> Carl Guardino</a>, president and CEO, Silicon Valley Leadership Group<br /> <span style="FONT-SIZE: 8pt; COLOR: rgb(51,51,51)"><span style="FONT-SIZE: 8pt; COLOR: rgb(51,51,51)"><img title="" alt="" src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" /></span></span><br /> <a target="_blank" href="http://www.ppic.org/content/other/EventParticipants032315.pdf"> Dorothy Rothrock</a>, president, California Manufacturers and Technology Association<br /> <span style="FONT-SIZE: 8pt; COLOR: rgb(51,51,51)"></span><span style="FONT-STYLE: italic"><br /> </span><span style="FONT-WEIGHT: bold">1:30 p.m. Adjourn</span></span></span><br /> Mon, 23 Mar 2015 14:00:00 PDT Implementing California's School Funding Formula http://www.ppic.org/main/event.asp?i=1698 <span style="FONT-SIZE: 8pt; COLOR: rgb(51,51,51)"><span style="FONT-SIZE: 8pt; COLOR: rgb(51,51,51)"><span class="faq_title">AGENDA</span><br /> <span style="FONT-WEIGHT: bold">11:45 a.m. Registration and lunch available<br /> </span></span></span><br /> <span style="FONT-WEIGHT: bold"><span style="FONT-SIZE: 8pt; COLOR: rgb(51,51,51)"><span style="FONT-SIZE: 8pt; COLOR: rgb(51,51,51)"><span style="FONT-WEIGHT: bold">12:05 p.m. Welcome</span></span></span></span><br /> <span style="FONT-SIZE: 8pt; COLOR: rgb(51,51,51)"><span style="FONT-SIZE: 8pt; COLOR: rgb(51,51,51)"><a target="_blank" href="bio.asp?i=238">Patrick Murphy</a>, director of research and senior fellow, PPIC</span></span><br /> <br /> <span style="FONT-WEIGHT: bold"><span style="FONT-SIZE: 8pt; COLOR: rgb(51,51,51)"><span style="FONT-SIZE: 8pt; COLOR: rgb(51,51,51)"><span style="FONT-WEIGHT: bold">12:10 p.m. Presentation</span></span></span></span><br /> <span style="FONT-SIZE: 8pt; COLOR: rgb(51,51,51)"><span style="FONT-SIZE: 8pt; COLOR: rgb(51,51,51)"><a target="_blank" href="bio.asp?i=130">Laura Hill</a>, senior fellow, PPIC</span></span><br /> <br /> <span style="FONT-WEIGHT: bold"><span style="FONT-SIZE: 8pt; COLOR: rgb(51,51,51)"><span style="FONT-SIZE: 8pt; COLOR: rgb(51,51,51)"><span style="FONT-WEIGHT: bold">12:20 p.m. Panel discussion</span></span></span></span><br /> <span style="FONT-SIZE: 8pt; COLOR: rgb(51,51,51)"><span style="FONT-SIZE: 8pt; COLOR: rgb(51,51,51)"><span style="FONT-STYLE: italic">Moderator</span>: <span style="FONT-SIZE: 8pt; COLOR: rgb(51,51,51)"><span style="FONT-SIZE: 8pt; COLOR: rgb(51,51,51)"><span style="FONT-SIZE: 8pt; COLOR: rgb(51,51,51)"><span style="FONT-SIZE: 8pt; COLOR: rgb(51,51,51)"><a target="_blank" href="bio.asp?i=238">Patrick Murphy</a></span></span></span></span><br /> <span style="FONT-SIZE: 8pt; COLOR: rgb(51,51,51)"><img title="" alt="" src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" /></span><br /> </span></span><span style="FONT-SIZE: 8pt; COLOR: rgb(51,51,51)"><span style="COLOR: rgb(47,47,47)"><span style="FONT-SIZE: 8pt"><span style="COLOR: rgb(0,0,0)"><a href=" http://www.ppic.org/content/other/EventParticipants031315.pdf " target="_blank"> Carolyn Chu</a></span>, senior fiscal &amp; policy analyst, Legislative Analyst's Office</span><br /> <span style="FONT-SIZE: 8pt"><img title="" alt="" src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" /></span><br /> </span><span style="FONT-SIZE: 8pt; COLOR: rgb(51,51,51)"><span style="FONT-SIZE: 8pt; COLOR: rgb(47,47,47)"><span style="COLOR: rgb(0,0,0)"><a href=" http://www.ppic.org/content/other/EventParticipants031315.pdf " target="_blank"> Jonathan Raymond</a></span>, president, Stuart Foundation, and former superintendent, Sacramento City Unified School District<br /> <img title="" alt="" src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" /><br /> <span style="FONT-SIZE: 8pt; COLOR: rgb(0,0,0)"><a target="_blank" href="bio.asp?i=508">Paul Warren</a></span>, research associate, PPIC</span><span style="FONT-SIZE: 8pt; COLOR: rgb(51,51,51)"></span><span style="FONT-WEIGHT: bold"></span><br /> <span style="FONT-SIZE: 8pt"><img title="" alt="" src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" /></span><br /> </span><span style="FONT-SIZE: 8pt; COLOR: rgb(51,51,51)"><span style="FONT-SIZE: 8pt; COLOR: rgb(47,47,47)"><span style="COLOR: rgb(0,0,0)"><a href=" http://www.ppic.org/content/other/EventParticipants031315.pdf " target="_blank"> Kenneth Young</a></span>, superintendent of schools, Riverside County<br /> <br /> <span style="FONT-WEIGHT: bold">1:30 p.m. Adjourn </span></span></span></span> Fri, 13 Mar 2015 20:00:00 PDT