Our calendar provides a listing of all our sponsored and co-sponsored events, as well as non-Chamber events of special interest.

Chairman's Breakfast

Manhattan Chamber of Commerce Chairman's Breakfast

The Chamber hosts a Chairman’s Breakfast series throughout the year which is hosted by Board Chair, Michael Kempner. These invitation-only events feature high-level conversations with influential policymakers and business leaders.

To see videos and clips from our most recent events click here.

2018 speakers include:

  US Congressman Hakeem Jeffries

  Former NY Giant and Thuzio Founder, Tiki Barber

Additional speakers to be announced shortly!

Previous guest speakers include:


  Former Attorney General, Eric Holder

  Secretary to Governor Cuomo, Melissa DeRosa

  The Future of New York Real Estate Panel: Faith Hope Conosolo, Douglas Elliman;       Eliot Spitzer, Spitzer Enterprises; John Banks, REBNY; James Nelson, Cushman &       Wakefield; and John Arenas, Serendipity Labs

  CEO of the National Urban League, Marc Morial

  Former U.S Secretary of Homeland Security, Jeh Johnson


  Manhattan District Attorney, Cyrus Vance

  City Comptroller, Scott Stringer

  Senior White House Advisor, Valerie Jarrett

  Basketball Star, Dwyane Wade

  Deputy Assistant Secretary of Homeland Security, Sarah Morgenthau

  US Congressman, Hakeem Jeffries