2019 PIE Contest looking for successful workforce partnerships in California

CA Economic Summit's third annual Partnerships for Industry and Education Contest officially begins Read more

Governor Brown urged to sign bill to develop economic strategy for California

Proposal would begin work to better coordinate economic development strategies statewide Read more

Graduates, we need you to invent the future — again

Knowledge is doubling every year but the problems that need to be solved are increasing almost as fast. Read more

Op-ed: Preparing workers in California at the speed of business

California -- of all states – should be leading the nation on delivering on preparing a workforce for the 21st century. Read more

Don’t forget the median wage—and higher

Once the minimum wage debate is complete, California should also talk as much about a workforce development investment strategy to help people move above minimum wage. Read more

Summit pushes Legislature to advance workforce training ideas in this year’s budget

Ensuring recommendations of a task force on workforce are adopted in this year’s state budget is a top priority for the California Economic Summit in 2016. Read more

VIDEO: New Speaker Rendon says California needs to do more to address workforce problem

Southern California Assemblymember says California should move faster to close workforce skills gap. Read more

VIDEO: How California can make it easier to do business

Assemblymember talks about how streamlining regulations could help boost economic outcomes for all Californians Read more

VIDEO: Local control of Ontario Airport could mean more Inland Empire jobs

As final agreement handing control of the airport to a local authority is wrapped up, we asked a local Assemblymember what the transfer means for jobs. Read more

Governor doubles down on improving workforce pipeline in proposed budget

A California Economic Summit approach to boosting workforce training in the state would get a shot in the arm via Jerry Brown's budget. Read more