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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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  • Kaplowitz Concerned About Status of Westchester County's Triple A Credit Rating

  • APR 11, 2016 | COUNTY GOV'T, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT | 0 COMMENTS

  • He Says There's "No Wiggle Room if County Revenue Projections Fall Short"

    The BLUEPRINT for Advocacy Committee met last week and Mike Kaplowitz (D), chairman of the Westchester County Board of Legislators, was the newly formed committee's first guest. The BLUEPRINT for Advocacy Committee is an outgrowth of the former Call-to-Action Committee. Kaplowitz explained to two dozen attendees how the new budget would work and also provided some behind-the-scenes insight about the County's budget process and 2016 forecast.

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  • Women in Tech Awards Luncheon

    • Oct 20, 2016, 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
    • Tappan Hill Mansion
    • 81 Highland Avenue
    • GPS: 200 Gunpowder Ln
    • Tarrytown, New York 10591
  • Online registration is now closed, walk-ins are welcome


    We are proud to honor the women innovators and visionaries who are improving our lives and moving our country forward, and at the same time  encourage the next generation of women scientists and mathematicians to reach for the stars.

    Professional Honorees:

    • Rebecca Jones, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Neuroscience in Psychiatry, New York-Presbyterian/Center for Autism and the Developing Brain
    • Rong Xu, M.D.,Ph.D., Principal Research Scientist, Profectus BioSciences
    • Theodora Diamantis, Project Director, Skanska USA Building Inc.
    • Jean F. Coppola, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Information Technology, Pace University
    • Karen D’ Ambrosio, Senior Director Information Technology, Montefiore Health System

    Student Honorees:

    • Lucie le Blanc, Senior, Mamaroneck High School
    • Esmeralda Michaca, Junior, Purchase College, SUNY

    Tickets: $125 per member and $150 per future member

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