PPIC's Events RSS Feedhttp://www.ppic.org/en-usCopyright 2015 PPIC All Rights Reserved.Fri, 3 Jul 2015 06:12:28 PDTPublic Policy Institute of California : Events Successful Online Courses in California’s Community Colleges http://www.ppic.org/main/event.asp?i=1787 Please register in advance. There is no charge to attend, but space is limited. Lunch will be provided. Thu, 11 Jun 2015 20:00:00 PDT 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;">6:00 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/content/other/EventParticipantsFresno060415.pdf">Lynnette Zelezny</a>, provost and vice president of academic affairs, Fresno State</span></span><br /> <br /> <span style="font-weight: bold;">6:10 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=72">Ellen Hanak</a>, 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>: <a href="http://www.ppic.org/content/other/EventParticipantsFresno060415.pdf">Mark Grossi</a>, environment reporter, <span style="font-style: italic;">Fresno Bee</span></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/EventParticipantsFresno060415.pdf">David Orth</a>, general manager, Kings River Conservation District<br /> <img src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" alt="" title="" /><br /> <a href="http://www.ppic.org/content/other/EventParticipantsFresno060415.pdf">Sue Ruiz</a>, community development specialist, Self-Help Enterprises<br /> <img src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" alt="" title="" /><br /> <a href="http://www.ppic.org/content/other/EventParticipantsFresno060415.pdf">Luke Serpa</a>, 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;"><a href="http://www.ppic.org/content/other/EventParticipantsFresno060415.pdf">David Zoldoske</a>, director, California Water Institute at Fresno State<br /> <br /> <br /> </span></span></span></span><a href="http://www.ppic.org/content/other/EventParticipantsFresno060415.pdf"></a><a href="http://www.ppic.org/content/other/EventParticipantsFresno060415.pdf"><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)"></span></span></a><a target="popup" href="http://www.californiawater.org/cwi/index1.htm">California Water Institute</a><br /> <img alt="" title="" src="/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" /><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 href="http://www.calendow.org/" target="popup">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 alt="" title="" src="http://www.ppic.org/content/images/whitespacer_image_sm.gif" /></span></span><br /> <a target="popup" href="http://www.sdbjrfoundation.org/">S. D. Bechtel, Jr. Foundation</a></span></span><span style="font-style: italic;"></span> Thu, 4 Jun 2015 23:59:00 PDT Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government http://www.ppic.org/main/event.asp?i=1789 Please register in advance. There is no charge to attend, but space is limited. Lunch will be provided. Thu, 4 Jun 2015 20:00:00 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