Public Policy Events

Stay informed and connect
with civic leaders & officials


As the leading advocate for business in San Francisco, the Chamber provides information,analysis and programs to keep members informed of public policy issues and connect with elected officials and civic leaders at the local, state and federal level.

Upcoming Public Policy Events

Supes for Lunch: Assessor-Recorder Carmen Chu

Assessor-Recorder Carmen Chu joins us to discuss her office’s work to streamline and modernize the Assessor-Recorder’s office. The Assessor-Recorder locates, establishes the taxable value of, and records all taxable property in San Francisco. Join our monthly informal discussions and ask questions about key issues facing your business and our city.

Aug 24, 2018

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Public Policy Forum: Assemblymember Phil Ting

Recently, Assemblymember Ting secured state funds for homeless navigation centers and passed legislation to streamline the building of homeless shelters and create new location-limited alcohol licenses to spur restaurant growth in underdeveloped neighborhood corridors. Lunch provided by Safeway!

Sep 11, 2018

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Supes for Lunch: District 11 Supervisor Ahsha Safaí

Supervisor Safai was elected to represent District 11 in November 2016. District 11 includes the Excelsior, Oceanview, Merced Heights, and Ingleside neighborhoods.

Sep 26, 2018

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Supes for Lunch: District 8 Supervisor Rafael Mandelman

Join the Chamber for lunch with newly-elected District 8 Supervisor Rafael Mandelman on October 17. District 8 includes The Castro, Noe Valley, Diamond Heights, Glen Park, Corona Heights,Eureka Valley, Dolores Heights, Mission Dolores, Duboce Triangle, Buena Vista Park, and part of Twin Peaks.

Oct 17, 2018

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CityTrip D.C.

Every year, the San Francisco Chamber of Commerce leads a delegation of business, government and labor leaders to Washington D.C. to advocate for San Francisco’s key priorities. CityTrip D.C. is recognized as one of the Bay Area’s leading legislative trips to the nation’s capital featuring small group advocacy meetings,

TBD 2019Apr 01, 2019

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City Hall Advocacy Day

This annual event brings together San Francisco businesses of all kinds from the city to meet with elected officials, department heads and industry leaders for conversations that address the most pressing challenges facing San Francisco employers, employees, residents, and visitors.

TBD 2019Jun 02, 2019

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CityState Sacramento

Each year, the San Francisco Chamber of Commerce leads a delegation of business, civic, and public officials on our CityState advocacy delegate trip to Sacramento. It is a critical time for states, especially California as one of the world’s largest economies,

TBD 2019Jul 08, 2019

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Other CityTrips

We also host CityTrips to other cities domestically and internationally that mimic San Francisco’s diversity and face similar issues. Past CityTrips have included destinations like Vancouver, Seattle, Austin, and Phoenix.

TBDMay 31, 2028

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