Special Winter PDH Lobbying Law Webinar: December 16: Join Ken Fisher, ACEC New York‘s Municipal Affairs Counsel, to learn about the lobbying law (NYC and NYS) and how it may affect your business. This webinar will review the NYC Lobbying Law, NYC procurement, NYS Lobbying Act, NYS procurement, reporting and compensation, civic activities, and issues to watch out for. ACEC New York members can download the presentation from the Members Only section of the website (Documents and Presentations). This presentation is worth 1.0 PDH. A copy of the presentation will be shared with site coordinators prior to the webinar.
EEA 2017: Sponsorship and Tickets Now Available. Sponsorship is now available for the 2017 Engineering Excellence Gala, which will take place on April 1, 2017 at the Hilton Midtown in NYC. This year marks the 50th anniversary of the program; if you have sponsored in the past, or are considering sponsoring for the first time, this is the year to show your support. All sponsors confirmed by December 9th will be highlighted in the formal invitation, which will be sent out to a full list of industry leaders and agency personnel in early 2017. Tickets are also available in the sponsor guide. Questions? Contact Gina Potfora at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (518) 452-8611. Thank you to current Diamond Sponsors, Jaros, Baum & Bolles and STV Group; and Silver Sponsor Cameron Engineering.
Consider Donating to the 2016-17 Scholarship Fund. The ACEC New York Scholarship Fund is now accepting donations for 2016-17. The Fund awards scholarships to undergraduate engineering students in New York State to promote the consulting engineering profession. Named scholarships reflect contributions of $2,500 or more and are awarded by the firm at an ACEC New York function. Firms can also contribute less than $2,500; these funds are combined into general ACEC New York Scholarships and used to help the Scholarship Fund grow. To donate to the Scholarship Fund, complete the online form and send payment by January 13, 2017. Thank you to our current confirmed 2016-17 scholarship donors. The online application for students for the 2016-17 ACEC New York Scholarship is now available.