2022 Annual Legislators' Reception

March 28, 2022

Albany Capital Center
6:00 - 7:30 p.m.


Registration is now closed. Please register on-site. 


This event is the premier networking event and the biggest of its kind in Albany. All Business Council members are welcome to attend and mingle with members of the New York State Legislature and top New York State government officials. Take a break from budget negotiations to join us at the Albany Capital Center for our Legislators' Reception!

Location: 55 Eagle Street, Albany, NY 12207. For parking details, click here


Monday, March 28   
3:00 - 4:30 p.m. 

Joint Government Affairs / President's Council Meeting

6:00 - 7:30 p.m.

Legislators' Reception

COVID Protocols

We have updated our COVID protocols to be consistent with the most recent changes made by the CDC, including no longer requiring proof of vaccination or mandating indoor mask-wearing. There is no longer a cap on attendance. Read more on the changes and how they impact this event.


There is no fee to attend, but advanced registration is required. Please note, if you had registered to attend this event in January you must register again. For more information, please contact Conference Development at 518.465.7511 or 800.358.1202. RSVP by Monday, March 14, 2022.


Sponsorship Opportunities

Our Legislators’ Reception has been in existence for over 40 years and is sustained through the support of our members. We value your sponsorship and encourage you to be a part of this important event. 

Sponsors' logos will be displayed on our website, throughout the event, and on appropriate print material. Please contact Maribeth Riley for more information or sign on as a sponsor today! 

Registration Area

Everyone has to check in! It's a great way for your company to gain exposure. 


Wine Sponsor

Recognition as the wine sponsor for the entire event. Cheers!


Coat Check 

It's March in Albany! Give guests a safe place to stash their coats during the event. 


Ben & Jerry's Station

Ice cream is always a crowd favorite! 


Coffee Station

Give attendees the energy boost they need by sponsoring the coffee station. 


Chamber of Commerce

Opportunity for local and regional chambers of commerce to promote your chamber! 


Other Sponsorship Levels:



Platinum $4,000




Bronze $1,000


Premier Sponsors

Meta logo
National Fuel Gas Company
T-Mobile Logo

Wine Sponsor


Registration Sponsor

Gold Sponsor

Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream Sponsor

Hodgson Russ LLP

Silver Sponsors

American Chemistry Council logo

Coffee Station Sponsor

Bronze Sponsors

BBL Companies
Security Mutual Life Insurance Company

Chamber of Commerce Supporters

Bronx Chamber
Business Council of Westchester
Lake George Area Chamber
Queens Chamber
Staten Island Chamber

Hotel Information

A limited number of rooms are available at the Renaissance Albany Hotel. Book your group rate for BCNYS Annual Legislative Reception here or call 1.888.236.2427 and reference The Business Council of NYS to obtain the special rate of $209 per night.

Cut-off date: Wednesday, March 2, 2022