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  • Broadband Spurs Major Investment

  • JUN 03, 2016 | 0 COMMENTS

  • Chattanooga Mayor Andy Berke Offers Westchester Advice on Building Better Digital Infrastructure

    Chattanooga, Tennessee was the first city in the nation to offer citywide gigabit Internet service, offering residents and businesses ultra high-speed internet that transfers data at one gigabit per second—about 100 times faster than the average national speed, according to the city's chief, Mayor Andy Berke. We sat down with him after our Westchester: County of Tomorrow conference to learn how this fast fiber optic network spurred business investment, helped to bridge the digital divide, creating a fairer city and thriving innovation economy. Watch our interview here!




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  • WCA Issues Call to Action to Private and Public Sectors for Smart Growth

  • MAY 03, 2016 | COUNTY GOV'T, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, ENERGY, INFRASTRUCTURE, INT'L BUSINESS, NYS GOV'T, REAL ESTATE, TRANSPORTATION, YOUNG PROFESSIONALS | 0 COMMENTS

  • Big Takeaway from Westchester: County of Tomorrow Conference Is That Region Must Collaborate to Build Communities, Workplaces, and Broadband Connectivity That Attract Startups and Millennials

    The future of Smart Growth in Westchester County began on April 29 in earnest as leaders from various business, government, nonprofit, and financial sectors convened at the Westchester County Association’s (WCA) sold-out conference, “Westchester: County of Tomorrow.”  Provocative speakers from New York City, Austin, Chattanooga, and Raleigh explained...

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  • Healthcare Analytics Course

    • Jun 29, 2016, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    • WCA Headquarters
    • 1133 Westchester Avenue
    • Lobby Boardroom
    • White Plains, New York 10604
  • Hudson Valley Workforce Academy Fall Course

    Here's your chance to brush up on Big Data and Healthcare Analytics! Back by popular demand, The Hudson Valley Workforce Academy is offering its previously sold-out course--Healthcare Analytics. This course focuses on the rich clinical and business sources of ‘Big Data’ available in the healthcare industry. Participants will learn the value of using data to make informed business decisions in the areas of operations management, planning, and strategic initiatives.

    The course is designed for healthcare managers with little-to-no experience with analytics, and will be taught by various faculty and industry experts over a 5-week period at 1133 Westchester Avenue in White Plains, running Wednesdays June 29, 2016 through July 27, 2016.

    Classes will explore specific topics such as the difficulties of managing and building data environments; the use of value-added classification systems; and the queries upon which decision support, epidemiology, and research capabilities are built.  The fee is $595 per participant for this 5-week session.

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  • All Access: Advocacy

    • May 13, 2016, 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
    • WCA Headquarters
    • 1133 Westchester Avenue
    • White Plains, New York 10604
  • Interactive Discussion with Assemblywomen Amy Paulin

    Online registration is now closed.  Walk-ins are welcome.
    A WCA member exclusive at no cost. 


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    Assemblywoman Amy Paulin has served the 88th New York State Assembly District (Scarsdale, Eastchester, Tuckahoe, Bronxville, Pelham, Pelham Manor, and parts of New Rochelle and White Plains) since 2001. She chairs the Assembly Committee on Energy, and serves on the Committees on Education, Higher Education, and Health.

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