2011 Milken Institute State of the State Conference

Who Attends


The State of the State Conference is for anyone with an interest in the future of California, including:

  • Senior business executives and managers from many industries: technology, telecommunications, manufacturing, foreign trade and investment, entertainment, real estate, wholesale and retail trade, and others.

  • Representatives from banking, securities, money management, pension funds, and venture capital, as well as other financiers.

  • Government officials, leading academicians and those interested in the vitality of the California economy.

  • Representatives from the leading business and financial media, national and local press, and television and radio outlets.

Among the companies and organizations that have attended the conference are:
20th Century Fox
ABC Television Network
Activision, Inc.
Adelphia Communications
Aflac
Alschuler Grossman Stein & Kahan LLP
Amgen, Inc.
Anschutz Entertainment Group
AOL Media Networks
Apollo Group, Inc.
Arthur Andersen LLP
Asian Business Association
Bank of America
Bank of the West
Barclays
Bastion Capital Corporation
Bear, Stearns & Company
Big Sky Capital
Bloomberg
Blue Cross of California
BMW Group DesignworksUSA
BNP Paribas
Boeing Company
British Petroleum Company PLC
BusinessWeek
California Association of Realtors
California Business, Transportation and Housing Agency
California Business Roundtable
California Board of Equalization
California Capital Home Loans
California Chamber of Commerce
California Energy Commission
California Institute of Technology
California Manufacturers & Technology Association
California Mortgage Bankers Association
California Public Utilities Commission
California Pizza Kitchen
California Public Employees' Retirement System
California State Assembly
California State Senate
California State Teachers' Retirement System
California Technology, Trade & Commerce Agency
California Trade & Commerce Agency
Calvin Klein Studio
Capital Group
Cardax Pharmaceuticals
CB Richard Ellis Investors
CBS Corp.
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Charles Schwab & Co.
Chase H & Q
Chevron
CIBC Oppenheimer Corporation
City National Bank
City of Glendale
City of Los Angeles
City of Ontario, California
City of San Diego
City of San Francisco
City Ventures, LLC
CNBC
Coldwell Banker
CommerceNet
Consulate General of Australia
Consulate General of Canada
Consulate General of Finland
Consulate General of Germany
Consulate General of Mexico
Coro Foundation
Countrywide Financial Corp.
County of Los Angeles
Cox Communications
Credit Suisse First Boston
Cushman & Wakefield
CWS Capital Partners, LLC
Deloitte & Touche LLP
Deutsche Bank
Development Bank of Japan
Draper Fisher Jurvetson
DreamWorks Animation
East West Bank
EHS Partners, LLC
Energy Capital
Equity Residential Properties
Far East National Bank
Farallon Capital Management, LLC
Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
Federal Trade Commission
Fidelity Investments
Financial Times
First Wilshire Securities Management, Inc.

Five Point Communities
Fluor Corporation
Forrester Research
Founders National Bank
FOX Business Network
Gateway, Inc.
General Motors Corp.
George Smith Partners, Inc.
Goldman Sachs & Company
Goodwin Procter, LLP
Greenlining Institute
Guggenheim
Harch Capital Management, LLC
Haverford Capital
Hawthorne Savings
Herbalife International, Inc.
Hong Kong Economic & Trade Office
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company
Houlihan Lokey Howard & Zukin
Huffington Post
Hughes Electronics Corporation
Humana Inc.
Hummer Winblad Venture Partners
Husic Capital Management
idealab!
IHS Global Insight Inc.
Imperial Capital
Industrial Bank of Japan
Intel Corporation
Investor's Business Daily
Irvine Company
J. Paul Getty Trust
Jack In The Box
Jeffer, Mangels, Butler & Marmaro LLP
Jefferies & Company, Inc.
JP Morgan
Kaiser Permanente
KB Home
KPMG, LLP
Kelso Institute
Koll Development Company
Korn Ferry
LA City Employees' Retirement System
La Opinion
Latham & Watkins
Latin Business Association
League of Women Voters
Lehman Brothers, Inc.
Lennar Corporation
Lido Capital Holdings, Inc.
Live Nation
Los Angeles Business Council
Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce
Los Angeles County Economic Development Corp.
Los Angeles County Employees Retirement Assn.
Los Angeles Fire and Police Pensions
Los Angeles Regional Technology Alliance
Los Angeles Society of Financial Analysts
Los Angeles Times
Lowe Enterprises
Macerich Company
Majestic Realty Company
Macys
Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP
Maron & Sandler
McKinsey & Company
Mega Toys, Inc
Mellon Private Asset Management
Mercer Human Resources Consulting
Merrill Lynch
MetLife

Metropolitan West Financial, Inc.
Milbank Tweed Hadley & McCloy, LLP
Morgan Stanley Dean Witter & Company
Motorola
NASDAQ
National Aeronautics & Space Administration
NBC Universal
Nehemiah Corporation of America
Newedge Group
New York Times
Northrop Grumman

Oaktree Capital Management, LLC
Oakwood Capital Management
Occidental College
Occidental Petroleum Corporation
O'Melveny & Myers
OneWest Bank
Orange County Business Council
Orange County Register
Pacific Coast Capital Partners
Pacific Gas & Electric Company
Pacific Venture Group
Packard Foundation
PaineWebber Group, Inc.
Paramount Pictures
Pepperdine University
PG&E Corporation
Phoenix Pictures
Pillsbury Winthrop
PIMCO
Port of Los Angeles
Post Advisory Group
Public Policy Institute of California
Public Storage, Inc. / PS Business Parks, Inc.
Rabobank
RAND Corporation
Reuters
Robertson Stephens & Company
Roll & Ross Asset Management
Rustic Canyon Partners
Saban Family Foundatin
Sacramento Bee
Safeway, Inc
Sandia National Labortaries
San Diego Regional Economic Development Corp.
San Francisco Chamber of Commerce
San Joaquin Venture Partners
Scudder Kemper Investments, Inc.
Sempra Energy
Service Employees International Union
Sidley Austin Brown & Wood
Silicon Valley Community Ventures
Smith Barney
Sony Pictures Entertainment
Southern California Association of Governments
Southern California Edison Company
Southern California Gas Company
Stark Investments
State Farm Insurance
State of California Public Utilities Commission
State of California, Employment Development Dept.
State of California, Office of the Treasurer
Sun Microsystems, Inc.
Sutro & Company, Inc.
TEC International
Telemundo
The Economist
The Washington Post
Town Hall Los Angeles
Transamerica Insurance & Investments
Trust Company of the West
UC Davis
UCLA
University of Southern California
Union Bank of California
United Parcel Service
U.S. Chamber of Commerce
U.S. Department of Commerce
Vanguard
Variety
Verizon Communications
Viacom Entertainment Group
Wall Street Journal
Walt Disney Company
Warner Bros.
Weber Shandwick Worldwide
Wells Fargo Bank
WellPoint Health Networks, Inc.
Wells Fargo Bank
Westfield Corporation, Inc.
Weyerhaeuser Realty Investors
World Affairs Council
Yahoo! Inc.
Yucaipa Companies, LLC
Zenith Insurance Company