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The Leader – July 2015

Click here to read The Leader July 2015 During the Drought, Every Drop Counts By Mike Mielke, Senior VP, Environment & Energy As California’s punishing drought continues with no end in sight, the Silicon Valley Leadership Group remains focused on both water conservation and efficiency as well as water reliability – at the state and .. read more

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The Leader – June 2015

Click here to read The Leader June 2015 Connecting Silicon Valley with the World By Bena Chang, Vice President, Transportation A new red and gold, state-of-the-art Boeing 787 Dreamliner airplane will soon be seen in the skies above the Mineta San José International Airport. Hainan Airlines will be starting five-day weekly service between Beijing and San .. read more

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The Leader – May 2015

Click here to read The Leader May 2015 Guiding California’s Economic Prosperity from Sacramento By Eddie Truong, Government Relations Associate Silicon Valley innovation continues to fuel California’s economic engine and job growth. But a number of state Legislature policy decisions are needed to determine the direction of future economic prosperity and an improved jobs outlook .. read more

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The Leader – April 2015

Click here to read The Leader April 2015 Saving Water, Saving California By Mike Mielke, Senior Vice President, Environment & Energy A reliable water supply is essential to maintaining California’s status as the world’s 7th largest economy. Yet, the statewide water supply system that supports most of California’s residents and businesses is facing unprecedented challenges .. read more

The Leader – March 2015

Click here to read The Leader March 2015 Disrupting Homelessness the Silicon Valley Way By Shiloh Ballard, Senior Vice President, Housing & Community Development Disruptive. Innovative. Reverse engineer. These are only a few buzzwords of the Silicon Valley lexicon that are now being applied to the issue of homelessness. Affordable housing developers build housing for .. read more

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The Leader – February 2015

Click here to read the The Leader February 2015 Keeping Up with Innovation By Stephen E. Wright, Senior Vice President A new, landmark study on Silicon Valley’s competitiveness and innovation economy shows that by several measures the Valley is healthy and far outpacing other leading U.S. tech regions. But critical to its long-term continued economic .. read more

The Leader – January 2015

Click here to read The Leader January 2015 Eat Better – Learn Better at Silicon Valley Schools By Robert Chang, Marketing Coordinator, Silicon Valley Leadership Group Foundation A national movement is underway to help school children learn better by increasing the access and consumption of fresh fruit and vegetables. The Silicon Valley Leadership Group Foundation .. read more

The Leader – December 2014

Click here to read The Leader December 2014 Preserving Holiday Traditions – The TiVo “Santa Run Silicon Valley” By Robert Chang, Marketing Coordinator, Silicon Valley Leadership Group Foundation It’s impossible to think about the holidays in San Jose without thinking about two long-standing local traditions: “Christmas in the Park” and “Downtown Ice.” For more than .. read more

The Leader – November 2014

Click here to read the The Leader November 2014 Developing Local Voices to Restore the Housing Balance By Shiloh Ballard, Senior Vice President, Housing & Community Development Housing affordability is at a choke point, again. Rents have increased 11.4 percent Bay Area wide during the past year, the average price of a condo in Santa .. read more

The Leader October 2014

Click here to read the The Leader October 2014 Measure Q: Vote Yes for Open Space for Future Generations By Carl Guardino, President and CEO David Packard’s commitment to the environment was one of his biggest priorities. As the founder of the Silicon Valley Leadership Group and co-founder and former CEO of HP, he organized .. read more

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