SOURCE: Milken Institute

September 29, 2011 10:00 ET

Media Advisory: Milken Institute State of the State Conference October 13 in Los Angeles

Top Business and Policy Leaders Gather at Milken Institute State of the State Conference on October 13 in Los Angeles to Create a "Blueprint for California's Future"

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwire - Sep 29, 2011) -

EVENT 13th Annual Milken Institute State of the State Conference

  • Hundreds of California's leading business executives and policymakers will gather for a day of purpose and problem-solving
WHO Speakers include:

  • Gov. Jerry Brown
  • Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom
  • Frank Baxter, Chairman Emeritus, Jefferies & Company Inc.
  • Jeffrey Berg, Chairman and CEO, International Creative Management
  • Jean-Lou Chameau, President, California Institute of Technology
  • Lewis Feldman, Partner and Los Angeles Chair, Goodwin Procter LLP
  • Susan Kennedy, Senior Policy Advisor, Alston & Bird LLP
  • Monica Lozano, CEO, impreMedia; Member, President's Council on Jobs and Competitiveness
  • Institute Chairman Michael Milken
  • Scott Minerd, Chief Investment Officer, Guggenheim Partners
  • Art Pulaski, Executive Secretary-Treasurer, California Labor Federation, AFL-CIO
  • Gwynne Shotwell, President, SpaceX
  • Peter Taylor, Chief Financial Officer, University of California
  • Shariq Yosufzai, Vice President, Chevron Corp.; Chairman, California Chamber of Commerce Visit for the full list of speakers and agenda details.
WHEN Thursday, October 13, 2011
WHERE The Beverly Hilton
RSVP Note to media: Credentialed members of the press wishing to cover the 2011 State of the State Conference must use the registration form at and enter code mediasos11. Please note that you are not registered until your application has been approved and you receive confirmation.
CONTACT Conrad Kiechel, Director of Communications
(310) 570-4668

About the Institute: The Milken Institute is a nonprofit, independent economic think tank whose mission is to improve the lives and economic conditions of diverse populations around the world by helping business and public policy leaders identify and implement innovative ideas for creating broad-based prosperity. It is based in Santa Monica, CA. (

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