Education and Networking for a Better New York
Our members hail from all across the state and represent all industries. No other organization in the state has as broad a reach or caliber of members as we do. Business Council members are here to expand, promote and conduct business - the perfect atmosphere for your marketing. Business Council members can take advantage of many events scheduled throughout the year, all providing opportunities for networking, education, sponsorships - and the promotion of your business. Please note that these events listed below are our "Annual Events" that happen every year. We also have several other events throughout the year including committee meetings, forums, etc. that can be found on our Upcoming Events Calendar.
January | Albany Capital Center | Albany, NY
Held in January at the start of the legislative session, this event is the premier networking event for our members 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.
**Due to COVID-19, this year's event has been postponed to March. See more details here!
June | Washington, DC
Join Business Council staff and fellow members for a day of meetings with members of Congress, federal policy experts, Presidential administration officials, and US Chamber representatives. Attendees are welcome to fly-in early and meet with their own representatives (please note: The Business Council will not be scheduling these meetings for attendees).
*Due to COVID-19, this year's event has been moved to a virtual setting and postponed to the fall. Details about the event can be found here.
New York State Innovation Awards Luncheon
May | Albany, NY
New for 2022, the inaugural New York State Workforce Innovation Awards will present four awards to New York's workforce stakeholders to recognize outstanding workforce development, education providers, as well as business leaders, focused on developing a strong and diverse talent pipeline. Awardees will be recognized for their leadership and innovation in developing and/or delivering training and education to meet the workforce needs of local or regional businesses.
View more details on the event here!
Renewable Energy Conference | A Leadership Forum on Energy Policy
This year's event will be held VIRTUALLY. Learn more about the event.
Business Council Member Golf Classic
July | The Otesaga Resort Hotel | National Baseball Hall of Fame | Cooperstown, NY
September | The Sagamore Resort | Bolton Landing, NY
Annual Environment Conference
Fall | Saratoga Springs, NY
Government Affairs Planning Session
December | Renaissance Albany Hotel | Albany, NY
Webinar Series | Various Topics
Various dates throughout the year