914INComing’s Spring/Summer 2017 Networking Events
As the weather heats up, so does business in the county. Here’s our look at some of the top events to attend over the next few months.
PWW’s Red-Hot Networking Event
Professional Women of Westchester will host its Sizzling Networking Event at Winston (130 Main St., Mount Kisco) on April 18th from 6 to 8 pm. The event will include a talk by Jamie Imperati, President of the PWW and a 2016 914INC. “Women in Business” award recipient.
Tickets are $15 per person for PWW members and $20 for non-members. To register, please visit www.professionalwomenofwestchester.com.
Westfair’s Adaptive Use Event
A host of leading developers will discuss how they have transformed underutilized office parks, factories, and other buildings during this April 25 event taking place in the C.V Mansion at 305 Ridgeway in White Plains from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm. Constituents will discuss developments in Westchester, Fairfield, and the Bronx.
A buffet lunch will be served during the event, for which tickets are $25 online and $40 at the door. To register, visit wbp.formstack.com.
New York State Legislators Town Hall
This April 28 Town Hall event will feature a two-way dialogue with key state officials on pressing issues including the decommissioning of Indian Point, broadband investment, tuition, economic development initiatives, and pension reform. The Town Hall will take place from 8 am to 10 am at Pace University’s Pleasantville Campus at 861 Bedford Road.
People’s United Bank Leadership Conversation Series
Sergio Fuster, President of USA Yogurt at Danone, is to be the featured speaker at the People’s United Bank Leadership Conversation Series event. The May 2 event, which is presented by People’s United Bank, will be held from 4:30 to 6:30 pm at the Castle Hotel & Spa in Tarrytown.
Tickets are $65 for members and $75 for future members. To purchase tickets or to learn more about the event, visit www.thebcw.org or call 914-948-2110.
BCW and Fordham University’s Real Estate Forum
Keynote speaker Hugh Kelly
The Real Estate Institute at Fordham University’s School of Professional and Continuing Studies and The Business Council of Westchester will co-host Real Estate Mastermind Forum: 24-Hour Cities - Emerging Trends in Transactions, Technology and Transportation on May 10.
The event will take place at Fordham’s West Harrison campus from 8 to 9:30 am and will focus on the opportunities and challenges facing Westchester’s urban centers as well as data use in Mount Vernon, New Rochelle, White Plains and Yonkers, A keynote speech from celebrated economist Hugh Kelly, Special Advisor to Fordham’s Real Estate Institute, and a discussion with Kelly and three industry experts are also on the docket. For more information please visit thebcw.org.
Keynote speaker Richard O’Toole
WCA’s Real Estate Summit
The Westchester County Association’s Real Estate Summit ‘17 is titled Transforming Westchester: From Innovative Planning to Regulatory Streamlining. Taking place May 18 from 11 am to 2 pm at the Westchester Marriot Hotel in Tarrytown, this annual event features a networking and project showcase as well as two panels and a keynote address by Richard O’Toole of Related Companies.
914INC’s 2017 Wunderkinds Reception
The Mamaroneck Beach and Yacht Club will play host to one of the county’s largest celebrations of up-and-coming young professionals during 914INC’s 2017 Wunderkinds reception. On May 24 from 6 to 8 pm, the award-winning magazine will hold a cocktail party coinciding with the release of their Q2 issue, which spotlights some of the county’s most inventive and hard-working businesspeople under the age of 30. For tickets, please visit www.showclix.com for tickets.
WCA’s Networking Reception
The WCA holds one of its well-attended “Off the Clock” networking events at Whitby Castle (330 Boston Post Road, Rye) on June 1 from 5:30 to 7:30 pm. A casual gathering of WCA members and guests from area businesses, the reception is known to attract more than 150 individuals. Please visit westchester.org for more info.
Women’s Leadership Summit
On June 8, from 8:30 am to 5 pm, the Manhattanville School of Business will hold its 3rd Annual Women’s Leadership Summit at the college’s Reid Castle. Keynote speakers during the daylong event will include Andrea Gilman of MasterCard and IBM’s Jennifer Howland. A lunch panel discussion moderated by Heidi Fuhrman will also be held during the event, after which there will be an hour-long networking reception from 5 to 6 pm.