2015 California Leadership Forum


The Leadership Forum convenes issue experts and thought leaders from around the nation and from across the state to discuss aspirational and practical aspects of effective leadership and good governance. Dynamic keynote presentations provide management skills essential for every state and local government officials, and interactive breakout sessions will address key-issues and urgent concerns facing California.

Proposed concurrent session topics include:

  • Hiring and Retaining Great Employees

  • Job Creation: The New Innovation Economy

  • Economic Prosperity: Addressing Affordable Housing and Homelessness

  • Infrastructure Financing: 50 million Californians by 2050

  • Performance Measures for Better Government

  • Public Safety and Technology: From Cybersecurity to Drones

  • Government Disrupted: A Digital Public Demands Digital Public Services

Event Details

Tuesday, December 8

Sheraton Grand
Sacramento, CA



Peter Hutchinson

Peter Hutchinson
Management Consulting Strategy Lead, State, Provincial and Local Government Health and Public Service

Luncheon Keynote - I Learned About Leadership in 2nd Grade - I Hope It Wasn't Too Late!

Steve Hurst

Steve Hurst
Managing Director, North American Lead
for Digital Government

Government Disrupted: A Digital Public Demands Digital Public Services