City & State TV: State Of Our City

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View The Recording Of Our Event Here:

Welcoming Remarks
Hon. Letitia A. James, New York City Public Advocate

Opening Remarks
Jay Hershenson, Senior Vice Chancellor
City University of New York

9:00 am – Planes, Trains and Taxicabs: Getting In, Out and Around NYC.BRIEF: With a shift in NYC government, Governor Cuomo’s attempt to assume control of NYC airports, a host of large scale transit related projects underway, and the upstart app related car services, NYC is set to go through another round of dramatic transit changes. What will this mean for the NYC tourist and resident. City & State convenes a panel of officials and experts on all things transportation:Panelists
Steve Sigmund, Executive Director, Global Gateway AllianceWilliam Wheeler, Director of Planning, Metropolitan Transportation AuthorityHon. Ydanis Rodriguez, Chair, Council Transportation CommitteeKevin Hatfield, Co-President, North America, HailoMichael Woloz, Principal of Connelly McLaughlin & Woloz, Consultant, Metropolitan Taxicab Board of Trade 10:00 am – Healthcare for NYC’s Most Vulnerable Populations.BRIEF: So much of last year’s campaign was about healthcare and inequality, with a focus on NYC’s most vulnerable residents having ample access to care. Our panel of health care experts, related government officials and advocates discuss what changes can be implemented, with a focus on underprivileged NYC children and seniors access to affordable care.Panelists
Hon. Richard N. Gottfried, Chair, Assembly Health Committee
Hany Abdelaal, DO, Chief Medical Officer, Visiting Nurse Service of New YorkDavid V. Pomeranz, Chief Operating Officer, Hebrew Home at Riverdale & Vice President of the Board of Directors, Council of Senior Centers and Services 11:00 am – Arrested Development: Developing in the New NYC.BRIEF: With the exit of 3 term Mayor and businessman Michael Bloomberg, the incoming City government has indicated there need to be a clear break from the previous administration. Our panel of public policy gurus and public officials talk everything from midtown east, to the rise of development on outer borough waterfront, and how best we can development responsibly while maintaining access to affordable housing.Panelists
Hon. Jumaane D. Williams, Chair, Council Committee on Housing and Buildings
Seth Pinsky, Executive Vice President, Fund Manager, Metro Emerging Markets and Public Affairs Director, RXR RealtyMichael Slattery, Senior Vice President of Research, REBNYHon. Mark S. Weprin, New York City CouncilEdward C. Wallace, New York Co-Chairman, Greenberg Traurig, LLP
12:00 pm
– Closing Remarks.
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