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

2022 Skills for California Summit

May 17, 2022

Recent Events

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

CSU Student Parent Summit

March 24, 2022

Learning Aligned Employment Program (LAEP) Virtual Roundtable Convening

March 21, 2022

UCSA Student Lobby Conference

March 20, 2022

Get Ready: Introducing the Millions of Adults Planning to Enroll in College

February 04, 2022

January 2022 UC Board of Regents Meeting

January 20, 2022

Virtual Capitol Briefing: 2021 CA Budget Investments on Financial Aid and Education Data

December 16, 2021

HSI-LN Biannual Symposium: Sustaining Equity and Transformation

December 10, 2021

Credential Engine’s 2021 State Convening

November 30, 2021