Palisades Institute: Defining the Future – LoHud and NYC in the 21st Century

Date: Tuesday, October 6, 2020
Time: 8:30 am  to  10:00 am
Location: Online via Zoom and Registration and attendance is FREE

Defining the Future: The Lower Hudson Valley Region and a connected
NYC Metropolitan area in the 21st Century


Join our guest speaker

Carolyn Grossman Meagher
Director of Regional Planning, NYC Department of City Planning

And a panel of local business owners

John O’Connor, Technology Infrastructure Operations Manager, Bloomberg, Orangeburg NY

Greg Stanton, VP, IRG Realty Advisors; GM, NY Center for Innovation, Pearl River NY

Jeremy Schulman, Director of Economic Development & Tourism, Rockland County

Chris D’Ambrese, Executive Director, Adult Education, Rockland BOCES


Using NYC’s 2019 ”Geography of Jobs” report, Carolyn will contextualize the historic relationship between the city and the region in terms of employment and population, discuss the growth shifts the region experienced in the last decade, and reflect on the impacts of COVID-19.


Why is it important to your business or municipality?
How can you use the information to your organization's advantage?

Benefits from this panel discussion of the future
Questions will be entertained from the audience via Zoom.


The aim of the Palisades Institute of Dominican College is to assist leaders to advance their organizations by providing them with professional development and information to integrate the concepts of Leadership, Quality, and Ethics to achieve long-term success. In serving the business, not-for-profit and government community, the Palisades Institute of Dominican College also aims to serve Dominican College students by fostering their participation in these educational opportunities.

For more information call (845) 848-7806. To register for this event please use the Web form below.


We are most grateful to our Catalyst and Sponsor:
Cliff & Eda Herdt
Orange & Rockland Utilities, Inc.
We also thank our Benefactors:
Barbara and James E. Hennessy
Construction Industry Council of Westchester & Hudson Valley, Inc. /
Contractors Association of Rockland County, Inc.
Orange Bank & Trust Company