Our Events


The LABC Institute organizes and hosts major summits and conferences that routinely draw the city’s top political, business, environmental and community leaders. These influential events have drawn significant media attention and helped shape L.A.’s public policy agenda.

Recent participants have included former California Attorney General (and current Governor) Jerry Brown, Senator Barbara Boxer, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, numerous current and former City Councilmembers, as well as prominent business leaders.



UPCOMING EVENTS:

Solar Financing Workshop

July 11, 2015

Details TBD


Mayoral Housing, Transportation and Jobs Summit

October 24, 2015

8:00am - 2:00pm

UCLA Korn Hall



 

PREVIOUS EVENTS: 

Energy Efficiency Workshop 

See the LADWP Presentation 

See the SoCalGas presentation 

 

2015 Sustainability Sustainability Summit

California Leading Environmental and Economic Sustainability
April 24, 2015

See the program agenda.
Read the event press release.


Rooftop Solar Energy Roundtable: Local Jobs, New Investments and Cleaner Air 

Jose Osuna, Homeboy Industries; Christian Wentzel, Solar Provider Group; Brennen Degner, MJW Investments; Jason Rondou, LADWP; Councilman Bob Blumenfield; J.R. DeShazo, UCLA Luskin Center for Innovation; Evan Gillespie, Sierra Club

March 27, 2015

See the Solar Roundtable Fact Sheet

See the key findings from Los Angeles Solar: Now and into the Future

Read the event press release.

Roundtable participants from left: Jose Osuna, Homeboy Industries; Christian Wentzel, Solar Provider Group; Brennen Degner, MJW Investments; Saritha Peruri, Executive Vice President, Finance, PermaCity Solar; Jason Rondou, LADWP; Councilman Bob Blumenfield; J.R. DeShazo, UCLA Luskin Center for Innovation; Evan Gillespie, Sierra Club 


 

2014

2014 Mayoral Housing, Transportation and Jobs Summit

Innovation and Investment in L.A.'s Economy
October 29, 2014

See the program agenda.
Read the event press release.

 

2014 Sustainability Summit 

California Energy and Water Policy: Is it Driving New Jobs and Investments in Los Angeles?
April 25, 2014
See the program agenda.
Read the event press release.


Co-Host with Mayor Eric Garcetti on Mexico City's Secretary of Economic Development's Business Development Mission in L.A.

Read the press release.






 



2013
2013 Mayoral Housing, Transportation, and Jobs Summit
SUSTAINING QUALITY JOBS FOR LA'S FUTURE
October 18, 2013
See the program agenda.
Read the event press release.

2013 Sustainability Summit 

CLEAN ENERGY INNOVATION, INVESTMENT AND IMPLEMENTATION
April 19, 2013
See the program agenda.
Read the event press release.



2012
2012 Mayoral Housing, Transportation, and Jobs Summit 
LA's Back on Track: DEVELOPING LIVABLE COMMUNITIES 
October 4, 2012
See the program agenda.
Read the event press release.

2012 Sustainability Summit
LOCAL ENERGY GLOBAL MARKETS
Insights and Opportunities in the Business of Sustainability
April 27, 2012
See the program agenda.
Read the event press release.


2011
2011 Mayoral Housing, Transportation and Jobs Summit
November 16, 2011
See the program agenda.
Read the event press release.

2011 Sustainability Summit
April 12, 2011
See the program agenda.
Read the event press release.


2010
2010 Mayoral Sustainable Housing & Transportation Summit
November 17, 2010
See the program agenda.
Read the event press release.

2010 Sustainability Summit
April 6, 2010
See the program agenda.
Read the event press release.