Government Affairs Committee Meeting
Aurora and Self Driving Technology in CaliforniaSydnee Journel, Aurora Government Relations ManagerWhen: Wednesday, August 39:00 - 10:00 amWhere: Zoom meeting. Register to receive instructions.Join us for our August Government Affairs with Sydnee Journal at Aurora. Sydnee will be giving an overview of Aurora as well as where self driving technology currently stands in California.Sydnee Journel is a Government Relations Manager at Aurora, a technology company working to deliver the benefits of self-driving technology safely, quickly, and broadly. In this capacity, Sydnee works with state government officials, local leaders, and community-based organizations across the United States to advance Aurora's policy initiatives. Prior to Aurora, Sydnee was the City Policy & Government Affairs Manager at Waymo (formerly Google's Self-Driving Car Project) and also served as the Assistant Director of Community Relations for Stanford University. Before Stanford, she worked for a local trade association, the Silicon Valley Leadership Group. Outside of work, Sydnee serves on the California Transportation Foundation Board and the Palo Alto Chamber of Commerce Board. Sydnee holds an MBA from the Yale School of Management, and an MS & BS in Earth Systems from Stanford University.
Studies, analyzes & formulates positions on issues affecting the Los Altos business community, makes recommendations to the Board of Directors on public policy positions, monitors government actions & communicates chamber positions to appropriate officials to encourage positive actions, attends city council or commission meetings and expresses chamber opinions.Government Affairs Committee Meeting
Date and Time
Wednesday Aug 3, 2022
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM PDT
Government Affairs meetings will be held virtually via Zoom until further notice
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