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2014 Bay Area Council Poll: Pulse of the Region

Bay Area residents rank top issues, concerns for the region.

Promoting Early Childhood Development

Bay Area Council forges new national partnership, unveils exciting messaging campaign.

2015 Outlook Conference: New Frontiers

Join us on May 21 for our 2015 Outlook Conference: New Frontiers at The Ritz-Carlton San Francisco.

Growing California Trade in China.

Governor Edmund G. Brown names Bay Area Council to reopen California trade offices in China.

  • ROUNDTABLE BREAKFAST WITH JOHN R. BOLTON, March 11, 8:00am - 9:00am, Bay Area Council Headquarters, San Francisco  
  • GOVERNMENT RELATIONS COMMITTEE MEETING, March 18, 2:00pm - 3:30pm, Dentons US, San Francisco
  • TRANSPORTATION COMMITTEE MEETING, March 13, 10:00am - 11:30am, Bay Area Council Headquarters, San Francisco
  • ANNUAL SACRAMENTO DAY, May 18, State Capitol Building, Sacramento
  • BAY AREA PROGRAMMING ON CURRENT ISSUES IN U.S.-CHINA BUSINESS, TRADE AND INVESTMENT, March 16, Morrison & Foerster, San Francisco; TBA location in Silicon Valley
  • EXAMINING OPPORTUNITIES FOR INFRASTRUCTURE FINANCE: ENHANCED INFRASTRUCTURE FINANCING DISTRICTS, April 1, 9:00am - 12:00pm, Bay Area Council Headquarters, San Francisco  
  • 2015 OUTLOOK CONFERENCE: NEW FRONTIERS, May 21, 12:30-5:00opm, The Ritz-Carlton San Francisco

Blog

Lipinsky meeting

2015-03-16 08:03:29

TRANSPORTATION TECH-CONGRESS COLLIDE AT COUNCIL MEETING

The Bay Area Council under the leadership of Transportation Committee Chair and Arup Principal John Eddy on March 12 hosted an invigorating discussion with Rep. Daniel Lipinski, who leads the House Intelligent Transportation Systems caucus, about transportation technology and its implications for the future of the transportation system throughout the country.

talkreadsing

2015-03-16 08:03:21

SALESFORCE CEO BENIOFF GIVES BOOST TO COUNCIL’S EARLY ED INITIATIVE

The innovative early childhood education program that the Bay Area Council is helping lead in Oakland got some good news this week when Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff generously offered to fund 1,500 more “Talk Read Sing” kits for parents, families and caregivers.

Amb. Bolton

2015-03-16 08:03:19

FORMER U.S. AMB. JOHN BOLTON GIVES PRIVATE BRIEFING FOR COUNCIL MEMBERS

The U.S. risks undermining its global economic interests by failing to project stronger, more assertive leadership in key strategic conflicts around the world, former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations John Bolton told a gathering of top executives during a morning policy briefing the Bay Area Council convened on Wednesday (March 11).

leaky_faucet

2015-03-11 02:03:09

COUNCIL READIES RECOMMENDATIONS ON DROUGHT RESPONSE

With the Sierra snowpack at a measly 19 percent of average and statewide water conservation efforts showing mixed results, the Bay Area Council’s Water Subcommittees on Drought Awareness and Project Prioritization is developing policy recommendations to improve the region’s water security.