Applied Materials “Silicon Valley Turkey Trot” – Small Town Feel, Big Community Impact

  SAN JOSE, CA. – The 13th Annual Applied Materials “Silicon Valley Turkey Trot,” founded by the Silicon Valley Leadership Group Foundation, inspires people to get moving before tucking into the traditional Thanksgiving Day feast. Coming in as the #1 largest timed Turkey Trot in the nation, according to Runners USA, the race leads the .. read more

On November 21st, 2017, posted in: Events, Press Releases by

Three California City Mayors, Secretary of State and Silicon Valley CEOs Speak at Annual Luncheon 2017 Celebrating Diversity and Inclusion

SAN JOSE, CA – Three city mayors along with California’s secretary of state will join tech CEOs, public officials and others in celebrating diversity, inclusion and innovation at the Silicon Valley Leadership Group’s Annual Public Policy Luncheon on Wednesday, November 1st. The sold-out event will feature a “Best Practices for More Gender & Ethnic Diversity in .. read more

On November 8th, 2017, posted in: Events, Press Releases, Uncategorized by

Advancing Innovation: Public-Private Partnerships with World Class, Light Source Research Facilities

Please join the Silicon Valley Leadership Group, Congresswomen Zoe Lofgren and Anna Eshoo, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory and SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory for: A very special presentation on the most advanced X-ray light source technology, and How industry and academia use these unique world class facilities to accelerate breakthroughs in: Medicine, Genetic-engineering, Electronics, Renewable energy and .. read more

On September 18th, 2012, posted in: Events, Federal Issues, Government Relations, Health Policy by

2nd Annual Electric Vehicle Symposium to explore policy efforts necessary to spur mass-market adoption of EVs

Killer car apps, ride and drive, connected cars to be featured SAN JOSE (August 20, 2012) – The Silicon Valley Leadership Group, in partnership with the Bay Area Climate Collaborative, will host its second annual Electric Vehicle Symposium August 23 -24 at SAP in Palo Alto. Charged 2012: Electric Vehicle (EV) Symposium Silicon Valley will .. read more

On August 20th, 2012, posted in: Events, Press Releases by

Technology-Transportation Roundtable with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Technology Roundtable with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Hosted by Streetline Download Agenda There is a crisis in paying for road, bridge and public transportation at the federal level: a lack of political will around raising the federal gas and diesel taxes–user fees–that have historically provided about 50% of investments in roads and transit nationwide .. read more

On June 29th, 2012, posted in: Events, Transportation by

Right to Play Executive Charity Ride by Specialized

The world class cycling brand Specialized and Right To Play, an international development organization bringing the power of sport and play to the world’s most impoverished children, are teaming up to launch an exclusive charity ride in May 2012 in the Bay area. Register now at The ride is designed to be small and exclusive, providing .. read more

On April 13th, 2012, posted in: Events, Transportation by

Silicon Valley Bike Advocacy Summit

The Silicon Valley Leadership Group is supporting the Second Annual Silicon Valley Bike Advocacy Summit, put on by our good friends at the Silicon Valley Bicycle Coalition and member company Stanford Hospital & Clinics. SVBC and Stanford Hospital invite you to this day of discussion and learning. Join them at the Oshman Family Jewish Community .. read more

On April 13th, 2012, posted in: Events, Transportation by