Economic Development & Advocacy Meeting

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Name: Economic Development & Advocacy Meeting
Date: December 2, 2021
Time: 7:30 AM - 9:15 AM PST
Registration: Register Now
Event Description:

The Economic Development & Advocacy Advisory Council works with elected officials, community leaders, Chamber Members, topic experts, and other organizations to shape policies that help promote business creation, sustainability, and growth.

Areas of focus include

  • Employment
  • Business and Industry Retention
  • Housing and Living Costs
  • Environmental Regulations, and
  • Workforce Development

Advisory Council Members are responsible for discussing and deciding, by vote, the official position adopted by the Chamber regarding the different public issues that affect businesses and workers in San Diego.

For more information about getting involved with Economic Development & Advocacy, email Manuel Gomez or call the Chamber at (858) 217-8972.

Registration is required. 

All Chamber Members and their employees are invited to join the meetings and participate in the discussion.


  1. Welcome and Introductions                              
  1. Chamber Updates                                                  
    1. Five stars chamber’s Accreditation
    2. Women’s week 2022
    3. Regional Connect 12/8
    4. Social Media post                                                                  
  1. Official Elected Updates                                                 
    1. Q and A
  1. 5 Breakout Rooms                                               

Champions Strategy Per Goals 2021-2022

Group No Goal
1 Develop the Elected Official Liaison Program, Host candidate forums during elections.
2 Increase exposure at public hearings and social media for the ED/Advocacy Council
3 Take a lead on legislation that will impact businesses and
Plan Sacramento Advocacy trip (March or April)
4 Implement the Score Card for Elected Officials (not endorse political campaigns)
Increase the Number of support letters
5 Organize an Educational campaign – Vehicle Mileage Tax
  1. Breakout Rooms Recap                    
  1. Advisory Council Member Updates                       
  1. Action Recap/Adjourn/Networking                                                                       

Next Meeting: January 6, 2021 

Via Zoom, link sent in registration confirmation
Date/Time Information:
7:30 AM  Coffee & Networking
7:45 AM  Business
Contact Information:
Manuel Gomez
Free for members