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Winter Legislative Meeting Tentative Agenda


RAISING OUR COLLECTIVE INFLUENCE WITH ONE UNIFIED VOICE


SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 10

3:00 p.m.   NYCOM Registration Desk Opens

4:30 p.m.   POLICY COMMITTEE MEETINGS
NYCOM’s four policy committees will convene to hold substantive policy discussions on timely topics. All attendees are encouraged to participate.

  • Community Revitalization
  • Energy and Environment
  • Employee Relations
  • Finance

6:00 p.m.   Themed Reception and Dinner

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 11

8:30 a.m.   PLENARY SESSION

      •   Implementing Our Regional Advocacy Strategy
      •   NYCOM Briefing on Proposed State Budget
Speakers: Mayor Gary R. McCarthy, City of Schenectady, NYCOM President; Peter A. Baynes, NYCOM Executive Director and Barbara J. Van Epps, NYCOM Deputy Director
      •   Federal Issues Update

9:30 a.m.   KEYNOTE SPEAKERS (To be announced)

11:00 a.m.   MAYORS NEWS CONFERENCE

12:00 p.m.   Lunch

1:30 p.m.     SOLUTION SESSIONS 

  • Lobbying 101: Strategies for Effective Advocacy
  • The FCC Won't Let Me Be: Federal Regulations Affecting Small Wireless Facilities and Cable Franchising
  • Best Practices When Applying for and Administering Grants
  • Taking Advantage of the Opportunity Zones

3:00 p.m.      SOLUTION SESSIONS 

  • Forces on Emergency Preparedness and Prevention
  • Recreational Marijuana: How it Could Impact Your Community
  • Compliance Alert: The Latest on the New Sexual Harassment Prevention Law

5:00 p.m.  NETWORKING RECEPTION

Evening   Enjoy dinner in downtown Albany

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 12

Lobby Day at the State Capitol and Legislative Office Building

updated 1/17/19