PPIC's Events RSS Feedhttp://www.ppic.org/en-usCopyright 2014 PPIC All Rights Reserved.Fri, 28 Nov 2014 05:32:28 PDTPublic Policy Institute of California : Events California—State of Change http://www.ppic.org/main/event.asp?i=1608 Questions? Contact Kelly Holt at <a href="mailto:events@ppic.org">events@ppic.org</a> or (415) 291-4498.<br /> <br /> <span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span class="faq_title"><br /> Agenda<br /> </span><img src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" alt="" title="" /><br /> <span style="font-weight: bold;">8:30 a.m. Registration and continental breakfast</span><br /> <br /> <span style="font-weight: bold;">9:00 a.m. Welcome</span><br /> <a href="bio.asp?i=382">Donna Lucas</a>, Lucas Public Affairs<br /> <br /> <span style="font-weight: bold;">9:15 a.m. <a href="faq.asp?i=1382">SUTTON FAMILY SPEAKER SERIES KEYNOTE</a><br /> </span><span style="/* [disabled]font-style: italic; */">Moderator</span>: <a href="bio.asp?i=91">Mark Baldassare</a>, PPIC<br /> <span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><img src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" alt="" title="" /></span></span><br /> <a target="_blank" href="http://www.ppic.org/content/other/EventParticipants120314.pdf">Nancy McFadden</a>, Office of the Governor<br /> <br /> <span style="font-weight: bold;">10:00 a.m. Break</span><br /> <br /> <span style="font-weight: bold;">10:15 a.m. Session 1: California's New Leadership</span><br /> <span style="/* [disabled]font-style: italic; */">Presider: <a href="bio.asp?i=132">Hans Johnson</a>, PPIC<br /> <img title="" alt="" src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" /><br /> Moderator</span>: <a target="_blank" href="http://www.ppic.org/content/other/EventParticipants120314.pdf">Gregory Rodriguez</a>, Zócalo Public Square<br /> <span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><img src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" alt="" title="" /></span></span><br /> <a target="_blank" href="http://www.ppic.org/content/other/EventParticipants120314.pdf">Assemblymember Rocky Chávez</a>, State of California<br /> <span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><img src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" alt="" title="" /></span></span><br /> <a target="_blank" href="http://www.ppic.org/content/other/EventParticipants120314.pdf">Assemblymember Lorena Gonzalez</a>, State of California<br /> <span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><img src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" alt="" title="" /></span></span><br /> <a target="_blank" href="http://www.ppic.org/content/other/EventParticipants120314.pdf">Assemblymember Chris Holden</a>, State of California<br /> <br /> <span style="font-weight: bold;">11:30 a.m. Break</span><br /> <br /> <span style="font-weight: bold;">11:45 a.m. Session 2 (lunch): Government 2.0</span><br /> <span style="/* [disabled]font-style: italic; */">Presider: <a href="bio.asp?i=238">Patrick Murphy</a>, PPIC<br /> <img title="" alt="" src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" /><br /> Moderator</span>: <a target="_blank" href="http://www.ppic.org/content/other/EventParticipants120314.pdf">John Myers</a>, KQED News<br /> <span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><img src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" alt="" title="" /></span></span><br /> <a target="_blank" href="http://www.ppic.org/content/other/EventParticipants120314.pdf">Controller and Treasurer-elect John Chiang</a>, State of California<br /> <span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><img src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" alt="" title="" /></span></span><br /> <a target="_blank" href="http://www.ppic.org/content/other/EventParticipants120314.pdf">Mayor Ashley Swearengin, City of Fresno</a><br /> <span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><img src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" alt="" title="" /></span></span><br /> <a target="_blank" href="http://www.ppic.org/content/other/EventParticipants120314.pdf">Antonio Villaraigosa</a>, USC Price School of Public Policy<br /> <span style="font-weight: bold;"><br /> <span style="font-weight: bold;">1:15 p.m. Break</span><br /> <br /> 1:30 p.m. Session 3: Economic Shifts</span><br /> <span style="/* [disabled]font-style: italic; */">Presider: <a href="bio.asp?i=375">Sarah Bohn</a>, PPIC<br /> <img title="" alt="" src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" /><br /> Moderator</span>: John Diaz, San Francisco Chronicle<br /> <span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><img src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" alt="" title="" /></span></span><br /> <a target="_blank" href="http://www.ppic.org/content/other/EventParticipants120314.pdf">Antonia Hernández</a>, California Community Foundation<br /> <span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><img src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" alt="" title="" /></span></span><br /> <a target="_blank" href="http://www.ppic.org/content/other/EventParticipants120314.pdf">Supervisor Joe Simitian</a>, Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors<br /> <span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><img src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" alt="" title="" /></span></span><br /> <a target="_blank" href="http://www.ppic.org/content/other/EventParticipants120314.pdf">Allan Zaremberg</a>, California Chamber of Commerce<br /> <br /> <span style="font-weight: bold;">2:45 p.m. Break</span><br /> <br /> <span style="font-weight: bold;">3:00 p.m. Session 4: Cutting Edges</span><br /> <span style="/* [disabled]font-style: italic; */">Presider: <a href="bio.asp?i=72">Ellen Hanak</a>, PPIC<br /> <img title="" alt="" src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" /><br /> Moderator</span>: <a target="_blank" href="http://www.ppic.org/content/other/EventParticipants120314.pdf">Patt Morrison</a>, Los Angeles Times and Southern California Public Radio<br /> <span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><img src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" alt="" title="" /></span></span><br /> <a target="_blank" href="http://www.ppic.org/content/other/EventParticipants120314.pdf">Jeff Morales</a>, California High-Speed Rail Authority<br /> <span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><img src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" alt="" title="" /></span></span><br /> <a target="_blank" href="http://www.ppic.org/content/other/EventParticipants120314.pdf">Mary Nichols</a>, California Air Resources Board<br /> <span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 8pt;"><img src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" alt="" title="" /></span></span><br /> <a target="_blank" href="http://www.ppic.org/content/other/EventParticipants120314.pdf">Art Torres</a>, California Institute for Regenerative Medicine<br /> <br /> <span style="font-weight: bold;">4:15 p.m. Closing remarks and adjourn</span><br /> <br /> <span style="font-weight: bold;">4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Reception</span></span> Wed, 3 Dec 2014 00:00:00 PDT Statewide Survey: Californians and the Future http://www.ppic.org/main/event.asp?i=1638 Please register by November 26. There is no charge to attend, but space is limited. Lunch will be provided.<span style="FONT-SIZE: 8pt; COLOR: rgb(51,51,51)"><span style="FONT-SIZE: 8pt; COLOR: rgb(51,51,51)"><span class="faq_title"><br /> <br /> AGENDA<br /> </span><span style="FONT-WEIGHT: bold">11:45 a.m. Registration begins</span><br /> <br /> <span style="FONT-WEIGHT: bold">12:05 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)"><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=91" target="_blank">Mark Baldassare,</a></span></span></span></span> president and CEO, 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 href="bio.asp?i=298" target="_blank">Dean Bonner</a>, associate survey director, 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 href="bio.asp?i=362" target="_blank">David Lesher</a></span></span></span></span>, director of government affairs, PPIC<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)">Jim Brulte</span>, chairman, California Republican Party</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)">Jennifer Medina</span>, national correspondent, <span style="font-style: italic;">The New York Times</span><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)">Garry South</span>, principal, California Strategies, LLC</span><br /> <span style="FONT-SIZE: 8pt; COLOR: rgb(51,51,51)"><br /> </span><span style="FONT-WEIGHT: bold">1:00 p.m. Audience Q&amp;A</span><br /> <br /> <span style="FONT-WEIGHT: bold">1:30 p.m. Adjourn</span><br /> </span></span> Tue, 2 Dec 2014 20:00:00 PDT Higher Education Finance in California http://www.ppic.org/main/event.asp?i=1620 Please register in advance. There is no charge to attend, but space is limited. Lunch will be provided.<span style="FONT-SIZE: 8pt; COLOR: rgb(51,51,51)"><span style="FONT-SIZE: 8pt; COLOR: rgb(51,51,51)"><span class="faq_title"><br /> <br /> AGENDA<br /> </span><span style="FONT-WEIGHT: bold">11:45 a.m. Registration begins</span><br /> <br /> <span style="FONT-WEIGHT: bold">12:05 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)"><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=238" target="_blank">Patrick Murphy,</a></span></span></span></span> director of research, 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 href="bio.asp?i=132" target="_blank">Hans Johnson</a>, Bren 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 href="bio.asp?i=238" target="_blank">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/EventParticipants111414.pdf" target="_blank"> Henry Brady</a></span>, dean, Goldman School of Public Policy, University of California, Berkeley</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/EventParticipants111414.pdf" target="_blank"> Nancy Shulock</a></span>, former executive director, Institute for Higher Education Leadership &amp; Policy, California State University, Sacramento<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 href="http://www.ppic.org/content/other/EventParticipants111414.pdf" target="_blank"> Amy Supinger</a></span>, California policy consultant, Lumina Foundation</span><br /> <span style="FONT-SIZE: 8pt; COLOR: rgb(51,51,51)"><br /> </span><span style="FONT-WEIGHT: bold">1:00 p.m. Audience Q&amp;A</span><br /> <br /> <span style="FONT-WEIGHT: bold">1:30 p.m. Adjourn</span><br /> </span></span> Fri, 14 Nov 2014 20:00:00 PDT Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government http://www.ppic.org/main/event.asp?i=1612 Please register in advance. There is no charge to attend, but space is limited. Lunch will be provided. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 20:00:00 PDT Making College Possible for Low-Income Students http://www.ppic.org/main/event.asp?i=1604 Please register in advance. There is no charge to attend, but space is limited. Lunch will be provided. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 17:00:00 PDT A Conversation with California’s New Legislative Leadership http://www.ppic.org/main/event.asp?i=1583 <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/content/other/EventParticipants100614.pdf"> Steven Merksamer</a>, senior partner, Nielsen, Merksamer, Parrinello, Gross &amp; Leoni, LLP</span></span><br /> <br /> <span style="FONT-WEIGHT: bold">12:20 p.m. Conversation and Q&amp;A</span><br /> <span style="FONT-STYLE: italic">Moderator</span>: <a href="bio.asp?i=91">Mark Baldassare</a>, president and CEO, PPIC<br /> <img title="" alt="" src="/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" /><br /> <a target="_blank" href="http://www.ppic.org/content/other/EventParticipants100614.pdf"> Toni Atkins</a>, Speaker, California State Assembly<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/EventParticipants100614.pdf"> Kevin de León</a>, President pro Tem-elect, California State Senate<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, 6 Oct 2014 20:00:00 PDT Child Poverty and the Social Safety Net in California http://www.ppic.org/main/event.asp?i=1593 Please register in advance. There is no charge to attend, but space is limited. Lunch will be provided.<br /> <br /> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 20:00:00 PDT