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The sixth annual Luskin Summit will feature a keynote presentation and the unveiling of our annual poll about life in Los Angeles, plus six breakout discussions. Speakers and details will be announced as the day draws closer.

Plans call for the half-day event to take place on the UCLA campus on Wednesday, April 17, 2024.

SESSION TOPICS: Elections and Governance, Climate Resiliency and Equity in Transportation

• Government officials and civic leaders
• Decision-makers in politics and business
• UCLA scholars
• Difference-makers in the nonprofit and ​philanthropic spheres

$50: general admission
$15: UCLA students
Inquire about other options

(subject to change as speakers are confirmed)
Check-In and Breakfast: 7:30 a.m.
Opening Remarks: 8:15 a.m.
Results of the Quality of Life Index: 8:30 a.m.
Breakout Discussions, Round 1: 9:30 a.m.
Breakout Discussions, Round 2: 10:30 a.m.
Keynote Session on Homelessness: noon
Networking lunch: 1:15 p.m.

UCLA Luskin Conference Center
425 Westwood Plaza, Los Angeles, California 90095

SPONSORS to date


  • Laura Shell, chair of the committee
  • Jacqueline Waggoner, chair of the Luskin School’s Board of Advisors
  • Wendy Greuel, member
  • Michael Fleming, member
  • Stephen Cheung, member
  • Jeff Seymour, member
  • Travis Kiyota, member
  • Cecilia Estolano, member
  • Cynthia McClain-Hill, member
  • Ron Wong, member
  • Nicole Mutchnick, member

Information is powerful only when it’s in a form that can guide achievable change. This year, the Luskin School is highlighting innovators — in Los Angeles and elsewhere — turning vision into reality and producing Transformative Action.

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