California Competes in the Community

California Competes hosts events to convene experts in higher education policy and engage changemakers in important discourse focused on a double bottom line to achieve equity for students and grow our regional economies. Our staff also travels to events across the state to collaborate with experts in the field and present on critical policy issues facing California's higher education system and workforce.

California Competes Events

Upcoming Events

Recent Events

Advance CTE's PDE National Summit

December 08, 2022

2022 NASPA Western Regional Conference

November 15, 2022

Future of Work Conference 2022

November 08, 2022

California Economic Summit

October 27, 2022

EdSource Roundtable on Student Housing

September 29, 2022

Edtrust-West Education Equity Forum

September 19, 2022

Short Term Credentials: Dynamics, Returns, and Funding

September 16, 2022

Student Parent Ecosystem Convening

August 25, 2022

2022 SHEEO Higher Education Policy Conference

August 11, 2022

ProjectAttain!'s Summer Summit on Adult Learner Success

August 09, 2022

2022 Skills for California Summit

May 17, 2022

Western Governors University California Adult Learner Symposium

May 10, 2022

2022 IPEDS Coordinator Workshop and State Data Conference

May 05, 2022

2021–22 Middle Leadership Academy of the California State University's Student Success Network

April 29, 2022

Assembly Higher Education Committee Testimony for AB 2881

April 19, 2022

January 2022 UC Board of Regents Meeting

January 20, 2022