Ribbon Cutting Ceremony—Two ribbon-cutting ceremonies—at 10 am and 1 pm—will mark the official name change and celebrate the merger and re-branding of Long Island University’s Hudson Valley campuses. University President David J. Steinberg will deliver remarks before cutting the ribbons at the Hudson Graduate Center at Westchester at 10 am and at the Hudson Graduate Center at Rockland at 1 pm. As of September 1, the two campuses are officially renamed Long Island University’s Hudson Graduate Centers at Rockland and Westchester. For more information, please contact the Rockland Campus at (845) 359-7200 and the Westchester Campus at (914) 831-2700.
Business Breakfast Dialogue—Antun’s of Westchester Catering & Events. 35 Valley Avenue, Elmsford, 7:30-9:15 am. Join the Business Coucil of Westchester for an interactive, fun, and educational event. Go to westchesterny.org for more information.
Lunch & Learn—Sam’s of Gedney Way, 50 Gedney Way, White Plains. 11:30 am to 2 pm. Sponsored by the Westchester County Association, this event will feature a discussion on the topic, “Raising Capital: It Takes More Than a Bright Idea.” The moderator will be Yuval H. Marcus, partner at Leason Ellis LLP, and the two panelists will be David DeMilia, regional vice president of Mahopac National Bank, and Eric Wiggins, president of Greater Hudson Bank. For more information, click here.
Westchester County Legislator Candidates Forum—Crowne Plaza Hotel, 66 Hale Avenue, White Plains. 5-8 pm. The major party candidates for the 17 Westchester County Legislator positions will present their views on key business, economic, and real-estate issues affecting the well-being of our county. Presented by the Building and Realty Institute, the Construction Industry Council, the Business Council of Westchester, and the Westchester Putnam Association of Realtors, Inc.
BCW’s Entergy Day of Golf—9:30 am to 6:30 pm at Westchester Hills Golf Club, 401 Ridgeway, White Plains. Join the Business Council of Westchester for a day on the golf course sponsored by Entergy. Cost is $375. For more information, visit the BCW website at www.westchesterny.org.
Golf & Tennis Fundraiser—Westchester Hills Golf Club, 401 Ridgeway, beginning at 11 am. All proceeds will benefit the Westchester Academy of Medicine. For more information and sponsorship opportunities, contact Brian Foy at email@example.com.
Healthcare Symposium—Westchester Marriott, 670 White Plains Road, Tarrytown. 8 am to 6:30 pm. The nation’s leading authorities diagnose the vexing problems in healthcare, expose the true cost drivers, and identify solutions and policy recommendations. With three keynoters, over two dozen speakers, six sessions, and networking reception, this symposium aims to be the year’s best healthcare business conference in the New York region. Sponsored by the Westchester County Association. For more information, visit http://www.wcahealthcare.com/.
914INC.’s Social Media Breakfast and Panel Discussion—Antun’s of Westchester Catering & Events, 35 Valley Ave, Elmsford, 7:30 am. to 9:30 am. Learn how best to leverage social media for your business from several local social media experts. Enjoy breakfast and networking time with fellow Westchester business professionals, followed by the panel discussion and Q&A time. Tickets are complimentary but limited, so please RSVP ASAP at (914) 345-0601, x146.