The California Department of Finance—the state agency that functions as the Governor’s chief fiscal policy advisor and promotes long-term economic sustainability and responsible resource allocation—plans on hosting multiple Department of Finance Policy and Recruitment Conference events virtually on:
- Thursday, October 7, 2021, Time: 9:30 A.M. to 12:00 P.M.
- Friday, October 8, 2021, Time: 2:30 P.M. to 5:00 P.M.
Thursday, October 7, 2021 Conference Schedule
|9:30 A.M.||10:00 A.M.||Welcome and Introduction Executive Staff Presentation|
|10:00 A.M.||10:15 A.M.||Policy Presentation: Housing|
|10:15 A.M.||10:30 A.M.||Policy Presentation: Homelessness|
|10:30 A.M.||10:45 A.M.||Federal COVID-19 Response|
|10:45 A.M.||11:00 A.M.||Demographics and COVID-19 Intersection|
|11:00 A.M.||11:30 A.M.||Careers and Internships at Finance|
|11:30 A.M.||12:00 P.M.||Small group chats with Finance staff|
Friday, October 8, 2021 Conference Schedule
|2:30 P.M.||3:00 P.M.||Welcome and Introduction Executive Staff Presentation|
|3:00 P.M.||3:15 P.M.||Policy Presentation: Wildfires|
|3:15 P.M.||3:30 P.M.||Audits and Evaluations|
|3:30 P.M.||3:45 P.M.||Policy Presentation: K-12|
|3:45 P.M.||4:00 P.M.||Policy Presentation: Higher Education|
|4:00 P.M.||4:30 P.M.||Careers and Internships at Finance|
|4:30 P.M.||5:00 P.M.||Small group chats with Finance staff.|
The conference is open to (1) undergraduate students, (2) all graduate students, and (3) interested job seekers. The conference is an opportunity for participants to interact with Department leaders and policy experts, and discuss the following:
- California’s government, economy, and demographics.
- The state’s legislative and budget processes.
- Independent audits and evaluations.
- Current issues in state policy.
- Careers and internships at the Department of Finance.
In addition, as part of the program, participants will have the opportunity to be matched with current Finance staff for conversations about the department’s work.
Visit the Event Registration Site to register for this event. Registration is required. Please use Google Chrome, Safari, Firefox, or Microsoft Edge browsers to access the registration website. Microsoft’s Internet Explorer browser is not supported.