The purpose of this full day symposium is bring together manufacturers from Long Island and introduce them to the various resources that exist through NYSTAR and across New York State. Breakout session topics include: Manufacturing Extension Partnerships (MEPs), the Centers for Advanced Technology (CATs), the Centers of Excellence (COEs), state and federal funding programs, and workforce development resources. This event is hosted by the New York State Economic Development Council (NYSEDC).
Nicholas Terzulli, Associate, Farrell Fritz will moderate a panel entitled “Economic Development Tools and Resources.” Panelists will include Cara Longworth, Regional Director, NYS Empire State Development (ESD); Ed Hummel, Economic Development Rep, US Economic Development Administration; Susan Sadocha, Long Island Direct, US Department of Commerce; and Michael N’Dolo, Vice President, Camoin Associates. They will discuss incentives, financial tools, and tax credits available to manufacturers across Long Island.