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California State Treasurer Chiang’s Calendar of Events for Global Climate Summit
On tap: Joint news conference with Mayor Garcetti
environmental and speech on green financing at Norwegian Consulate

September 13, 2018

Contact: Press Office

SAN FRANCISCO – California State Treasurer John Chiang will participate in a number of events this week during Governor Edmund. G. Brown Jr.’s historic Global Climate Summit and its associated satellite events scattered throughout the City of San Francisco.

Chiang is scheduled to speak at events in front of global investors, independent think tanks, and international dignitaries, as well as hold a press conference with Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti.

Calendar of Events

EVENT: Accelerator for America News Conference with LA Mayor Eric Garcetti
DATE: Friday, September 14, 2018
TIME: 8:30 AM (updated time)
WHERE: UC Hastings College of the Law
200 McAllister Street
San Francisco, CA
TO RSVP: Contact State Treasurer’s Press Office at
Treasurer Chiang and Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti will make a major announcement about a program designed to spur resilient economic investments in hundreds of distressed neighborhoods within cities and communities across the State of California. Success will largely depend on how Californians are counted in the upcoming 2020 U.S. Census.

EVENT: Royal Norwegian Embassy DC and Norwegian Consulate SF
DATE: Friday, September 14, 2018
TIME: 2:30 PM
WHERE: 1394 Masonic Ave.
San Francisco, CA
TO RSVP: Contact Aleksandra Wacko at
Treasurer Chiang will deliver key remarks on green financing, and take part in a panel discussion on integrating climate risk assessment into state finances. See his two reports on green bond financing for infrastructure projects here and here.

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