Yesterday at City Club Los Angeles, Chief Charlie Beck of the LA Police Department & Chief Ralph Terrazas of the LA Fire Department, addressed Town Hall members and LA residents to discuss public safety in Los Angeles, how the two institutions work together in times of crises, and what citizens can do to benefit the [...]
On December 17, 2015, Paul H. Irving, Chairman, Center for the Future of Aging, Milken Institute discussed a new future of aging and how it will impact us today and for generations to come in his presentation, "The Future of Aging: Challenges and Opportunities in the New Longevity Landscape."
On Wednesday, January 27, 2016, LA County Sheriff Jim McDonnell shared his outlook on law enforcement in Los Angeles County and what the sheriff's department is doing to keep all citizens safe. He discussed sex trafficking, the impacts of Prop 47, use of force in deputy encounters and the logistics of outfitting the department [...]
On Thursday, February 18, 2016, Dr. John C. Williams, President and CEO, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco gave his outlook on the economy and monetary policy at Town Hall Los Angeles. He discussed the balance between international and domestic market influences, his outlook on inflation, and why economists readjust forecasts (they're constantly reassessing [...]
On Wednesday, February 24th, Dr. Yvonne Cagle, Astronaut, NASA and Colonel, US Air Force (Retired), discussed Space as being more than a destination and how Space exploration is a demonstration of how innovation and technology can benefit the health and wellness of earthly beings today. A packed room of Town Hall members, the public, [...]
On Wednesday, March 16, 2016, Dr. Wyatt Decker, Vice President, Mayo Clinic and CEO, Mayo Clinic Arizona Campus discussed how advances in regenerative medicine will bring new options to patients and impact the healthcare system overall. He shared some of the latest developments at Mayo Clinic, including how regenerative medicine is enabling doctors to [...]
On Thursday, March 24, 2016, Former Mayors Richard Riordan and Antonio Villaraigosa offered their thoughts, views and aspirations for Los Angeles, in conversation with civic leader and former Los Angeles Times publisher, Austin Beutner. The former mayors shared their views on development, education and the homelessness crisis in Los Angeles. Mayor Villaraigosa also hinted [...]