Chamber Co-sponsors Summit to Focus on Future of Immigration Reform
January 16, 2017
NEW YORK — On Wednesday, local business and government leaders and immigration experts will meet at New York Law School for a summit to discuss the future of immigration reform after the recent Presidential election. The discussion will focus on the potential impact on New York’s economy and workforce and the critical role of the tech and business communities in the debate.
The event will be hosted by the Manhattan Chamber of Commerce, FWD.us and the National Immigration Forum.
WHAT: Post-election summit to discuss the future of immigration reform and its impact on New York state’s workforce and economy
WHO: Cassandre Pierre Joseph, Diversity & Inclusion Officer, Cornell University & Weill Cornell Medical Center of New York
Jorge Montalvo, Deputy Secretary of the State of New York for Economic Opportunity
Ali Noorani, Executive Director, National Immigration Forum
Julie Samuels, Executive Director, Tech:NYC
Todd Schulte, President, FWD.us
Jessica Walker, President, Manhattan Chamber of Commerce (moderator)
WHEN: 8 a.m., Wednesday (Jan. 18, 2017)
WHERE: New York Law School
185 West Broadway
New York, NY 10013