California Policy Summit 2018

California Policy Summit 2018

Preparing California for the Future of Work

Tuesday, August 7, 2018 / 10:00 am - 11:15 am

The future of work is taking shape under the looming specter of automation and the spreading application of artificial intelligence across industry sectors. This dynamic has leaders around the country contemplating the role of human labor in the face of unprecedented technological advancement. In preparing California for this future of work, the focus for leaders starts at reshaping California higher education pipeline to proactively develop the skills critical for 21st century jobs. Hear viewpoints from both traditional and state of the art California companies, as well as from state and educational leaders as to the future of work and higher education in the Golden State.

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Jane Oates

President, WorkingNation; Former Assistant Secretary of Employment and Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor


Jay Banfield

Chief Innovation Officer and Managing Director of California, Year Up

Rob Bonta

Assistant Majority Floor Leader, 18th District, California

Ellen Junn

President, CSU Stanislaus

Phil Mathews

Principal Director of Talent Acquisition, The Aerospace Corporation

Eloy Ortiz Oakley

Chancellor, California Community Colleges

Ardine Williams

Vice President, HR World Operations, Amazon

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