CEG Annual Member Meeting


CNSE Kiernan Plaza, 575 Broadway, Albany
5:00 pm - Registration
5:30 – 6:30 pm – Business Program
6:30 – 8:30 pm - Member Reception

The CEG Annual Meeting, held each year at a leading regional venue, is a celebration of the year’s successes and a tribute to the organization’s committed and diverse membership.  More than 350 business, government and community leaders will join CEG to review 2013 initiative and program highlights, as well as conduct the annual CEG Board Elections.  The Annual Meeting is considered CEG’s premiere networking event, with recent meetings held at Hudson Valley Community College’s Tec Smart, Rensselaer’s Curtis R. Priem Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center (EMPAC) and the College of Nanoscale, Science and Engineering.



This year’s keynote speaker will be Dr. Alain Kaloyeros, Senior Vice President and CEO of the SUNY College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering (CNSE), who will discuss Governor Andrew Cuomo’s high-tech economic development strategy, including the innovative Start-Up NY program.

Dr. Kaloyeros received his Ph.D. in Experimental Condensed Matter Physics from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign in 1987. He has authored and co-authored over 150 articles and contributed to 7 books on topics pertaining to the science and technology of nanoelectronics and nano-optoelectronics.

Dr. Kaloyeros has been actively involved in the development and implementation of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s high-tech strategy to enable New York state to become a global leader in the nanotechnology-driven economy of the 21st Century.  Click here for his full bio.



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Platinum Sponsor

CDPHP is more than just your health plan; we’re also your neighbor. Founded nearly 30 years ago by Capital District physicians and still operating under their guidance, we now serve more than 400,000 members in 24 counties, making CDPHP the leading health benefits supplier in Tech Valley.

At CDPHP, we take seriously our responsibility to support and promote the health, vibrancy, and quality of life of the communities we serve. Like the Center for Economic Growth, we understand that the economic vitality of our region depends on the strength of its businesses. That’s why we’re working to provide businesses with innovative products and services that will lead to better health, better care, and lower costs.

CDPHP also has a strong corporate giving program, supporting hundreds of charitable and community-based organizations throughout its extensive service area. CDPHP has been recognized nationally and regionally with awards and honors from many organizations for its corporate citizenship, health and wellness programs, and diverse health insurance products.

Gold Sponsor

Since being founded in 1825, Key has maintained a steady focus on helping clients and communities thrive. In addition to providing investment management, retail and commercial banking, retirement, consumer finance, and investment banking products and services to individuals and companies, Key donates time and money to community organizations that promote financial education and workforce development. Key also provides clients with convenient 24-hour account access through Key.com and mobile banking, as well as an extensive branch, ATM and contact center network.

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Bronze Sponsors

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Supporting Sponsor:

Albany Parking Authority