Ken Susilo to Moderate Panel Discussion on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Presented by the Asian American Architects/Engineers Association and the City of Los Angeles
Ken Susilo, P.E., D.WRE, (California) will moderate a discussion titled "Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in the City of Los Angeles" hosted by the Asian American Architects/Engineers Association (AAa/e) and the City of Los Angeles at the Doubletree Hotel in Los Angeles, California at 11:30 a.m. PDT on March 17, 2022.
Ken Susilo, P.E., D.WRE, is a Senior Principal based in California and specializes in the planning, development and delivery of multi-benefit, environmentally enhancing solutions to water resources challenges. His emphasis is on those solutions that can also provide social and local economic benefits. He is a senior member of Geosyntec's Diversity Council and Chairs both AAa/e's Task Force on Diversity, Equity & Inclusion, and AAa/e's Public Policy and Government Affairs Committee.
Participants will include City of Los Angeles Board of Public Works member Jessica Caloza and Bureau of Engineering managers Ethan Wong, Katrina Forbes, and Ohaji Abdallah. Topics explored will include the City's proactive efforts on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion and its manifestation in design, procurement, small business engagement, community engagement, incentives, and opportunities at all levels.
Panelists will discuss the City of Los Angeles's commitment to inclusion and diversity among its employees and will explore the City's efforts and vision in bringing greater equity and inclusivity to their workforce and future projects. The Bureau of Engineering will also share some specific upcoming opportunities and architectural and engineering projects with the City.
The AAa/e is committed to providing a platform for empowering professionals working in the built environment in personal and professional growth, business development and networking, and leadership in southern California.
About the event: https://www.aaaesc.org/event-4617570?CalendarViewType=1&SelectedDate=3/3/2022
About AAa/e: https://www.aaaesc.org
Learn more about Ken Susilo: https://www.geosyntec.com/people/ken-susilo