About the Program
With the strong support of state residents, California remains a leader in addressing climate change and encouraging renewable energy development. Former Secretary of Energy Steven Chu, current California Air Resources Board Chair Mary Nichols, and former Secretary of State George Shultz will discuss the impact of these policies and what more can be done to build a brighter future for the Golden State.
Lunch will be provided and there is no charge to attend. Space is limited.
11:45 a.m. Registration
12:00 p.m. Lunch
12:30 p.m. Welcome
Mark Baldassare, president and CEO, PPIC
12:35 p.m. Presentation
Sonja Petek, research associate, PPIC
12:40 p.m. Panel Discussion
Moderator: Michael Krasny, host of Forum, KQED Radio
Steven Chu, former secretary of energy, U.S. Department of Energy
Mary Nichols, chair, California Air Resources Board
George Shultz, former secretary of state, U.S. Department of State
1:40 p.m. Audience Q&A
2:00 p.m. Adjourn