About the Program
How can we leverage recent investments in infrastructure to build a brighter future for all Californians? Join PPIC vice president and senior fellow Lande Ajose for a conversation with state and local leaders about the critical role of infrastructure in promoting opportunity, equity, and sustainability for the state’s diverse communities.
10:00 a.m. Welcome and Opening Remarks
Lande Ajose, vice president and Walter and Esther Hewlett chair in Understanding California’s Future and senior fellow, PPIC
10:05 a.m. Panel Discussion
Moderator: Lande Ajose, Public Policy Institute of California
Toks Omishakin, secretary, California State Transportation Agency
Danny Wan, executive director, Port of Oakland
Acquanetta Warren, mayor, City of Fontana
10:45 a.m. Audience Q&A
11:00 a.m. Adjourn
Public Policy Institute of California
California State Transportation Agency
Port of Oakland
City of Fontana
PPIC is a nonpartisan, nonprofit organization. PPIC does not take or support positions on any ballot measure or on any local, state, or federal legislation, nor does it support, endorse, or oppose any political parties or candidates for public office. Any opinions expressed by event participants are theirs alone and do not necessarily reflect any position of the Public Policy Institute of California.
PPIC’s Speaker Series on California’s Future invites thought leaders and changemakers with diverse perspectives to participate critically, constructively, and collaboratively in public conversations. The purpose is to give Californians a better understanding of how our leaders are addressing the challenges facing our state.