Strategic Insights: Leveraging AI for Your Competitive Edge

May 02, 2024

Albany Capital Center

12:00 - 4:00 p.m.




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Are you a professional who wants to learn how artificial intelligence (AI) can help you grow your business, save time and money, and improve customer satisfaction?

Join our May 2nd event Strategic Insights: Leveraging AI for Your Competitive Edge and learn from industry experts who will share practical tips and examples of how AI can benefit your business's bottom line in various areas, such as marketing, sales, operations, and customer service. Ask questions and network with other business owners interested in using AI to leverage their data to make strategic business decisions.  

You will also hear from our Keynote Speaker, Shelly Palmer, the Professor of Advanced Media in Residence at Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications, CEO of The Palmer Group, a consulting practice that helps Fortune 500 companies with technology, media and marketing, and co-founder of Metacademy, a free educational platform that teaches practical applications of generative AI, blockchain, Web3, and the metaverse. Named LinkedIn’s “Top Voice in Technology,” he covers tech and business for Fox 5’s Good Day New York, and is a regular commentator on CNN and CNBC.

Discover how AI can take your business to the next level. Register now and get ready to boost your business in 2024!


Thursday, May 2, 2024
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Registration
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

Networking Lunch

1:00 - 2:00 p.m.

Shelly Palmer [BIO]
Professor of Advanced Media in Residence
Syracuse University's Newhouse School of Public Communications
CEO, The Palmer Group

2:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Panel Chair and Moderator:

  • Jose Alarcon, Founder and Managing Partner [BIO]
    Intelligent Bills


  • Sean Austin, CEO & Founder [BIO]
    Markets EQ and Helios Life Enterprise
  • James Hendler, PhD, Director, Future of Computing Institute and the Tetherless World Professor of Computer, Web and Cognitive Sciences [BIO]
    Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • Camille Nisich, Managing Partner [BIO]
    Instant Equilibrium
  • Adam Siemiginowski, Director of Product + Delivery AI [BIO]
    deFacto Global
3:00 - 4:00 p.m.

National Regulatory Trends in AI and Potential Impact on New York Legislation

Speakers to be announced



Before 4/25/24 After 4/25/24
Business Council Member $99 $119
Non-Member $129 $139

Click Here to Register

Cancellation & Refund Policy:  You may cancel your registration up to seven days prior to the event. You will be refunded, less a $20 processing fee. Cancellations received after April 25, 2024 will not be eligible for a refund. The Business Council encourages you to send a substitute in your place if you cannot attend.


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*Prices listed are for Business Council members. Non-members, please contact Gabby Lichtenberg at [email protected] for more information. 


Albany Capital Center
55 Eagle Street
Albany, NY 12207

Parking and Directions

Please note that there is a limited number of parking spots in the Albany Capital Center garage. Please use the link above for other parking options.