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2018 Silicon Valley Candidates Forum

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Mission Bay Conference Center @ UCSF

1675 Owens Street

San Francisco, CA 94158

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Join us on Saturday, September 29th (12-4 pm) for a discussion on The Role of Government in The New Economy. A number of candidates for California statewide (and Bay Area) public office will speak on issues of high importance to the technology industry, such as:


- Automation, artificial intelligence, and the displacement of jobs
- Data privacy and security
- Workers’ rights and classification
- California’s growing cannabis industry
- Regulation of the gig economy
- The Gas Tax and infrastructure funding


This non-partisan event will feature individual presentations from each candidate. Candidates may choose the format of their presentations. Current speakers include:



- Steven Bailey, candidate for California Attorney General
- Mark Meuser, candidate for California Secretary of State
- Betty Yee, incumbent candidate for California State Controller
- Mark Burns, candidate for California Board of Equalization (District 2)
- Cristina Osmena, candidate for US House of Representatives (CA District 14)
- Veronica Jacobi, candidate for California State Senate (District 2)
- Stephen Slauson, candidate for California State Assembly (District 18)
- Christina Laskowski, candidate for California State Assembly (District 22)
- Alex Glew, candidate for California State Assembly (District 24)
- John Dennis, candidate for San Francisco Supervisor (District 2)
- Schuyler Hudak, candidate for San Francisco Supervisor (District 2)
- Nick Josefowitz, candidate for San Francisco Supervisor (District 2)
- Shamann Walton, candidate for San Francisco Supervisor (District 10)
- Tony Kelly, candidate for San Francisco Supervisor (District 10)
- Uzuri Pease-Greene, candidate for San Francisco Supervisor (District 10)
- Theo Ellington, candidate for San Francisco Supervisor (District 10)


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