Join us for a discussion of current public affairs issues. All members are welcome! This event is closed to working media.
I. Introduction to Seattle's New CTO
Chief Technology Officer
This month, join us for an introduction to Seattle leaders who are steering change in the region. Meet Seattle's Chief Technology Officer, Saad Bashir, who will speak on his efforts to improve Seattle's information technology resources and infrastructure, as well as the acting Director of the Office of Economic Development, Bobby Lee, as he talks about his work to create an equitable space for businesses to thrive in the city. We will also hear from the Mayor's office about how to best prepare your business for the impacts of diminished air quality due to potential wildfire smoke later this summer.
Seattle Information Technology, City of Seattle
II. Introduction to Seattle's OED Director
Office of Economic Development, City of Seattle
III. Wildfire Smoke Awareness
Senior Policy Advisor
Office of the Mayor, City of Seattle
About Business Issues Forum:
The Chamber’s Business Issues Forum is the place to learn about and discuss emerging policy issues that matter to your business and the community. A benefit available only to members, meetings include informational briefings from guest speakers and structured discussion with fellow members.
1) Learn about developing issues and how you can get engaged
2) Hear from key policymakers and business leaders
3) Strengthen your relationships with members from a wide range of industries
Meetings are held monthly, from 8:00 to 9:30 a.m. on the third Tuesday of the month.
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