Issues and events that shape Long Island's economic and legislative landscape.

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Past Events


The Administrator of the Small Business Administration, Karen Gordon Mills, was joined by Congressman Steve Israel and LIA President Kevin Law at a forum READ MORE


Commissioner Martens discussed the DEC's response to Hurricane Sandy, environmental protection, and assisting Governor Cuomo's efforts to make New York open for business and promote economic development. READ MORE


Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano announced today that Nassau County is establishing a center dedicated to assisting the reconstruction and recovery efforts of businesses affected by Hurricane Sandy. Financial assistance also may be available for eligible businesses. READ MORE


The LIA Financial Services and Tax Policy Committee hosted a panel of experts who spoke to Committee members and addressed the tax policies of the Presidential candidates and their potential effects on the country, Long Island and businesses. READ MORE


On the heels of the second Presidential debate, and in the midst of one of the closest Presidential races in history, Vice-President Cheney offered his insight on the current political landscape, the legacy of the Bush Presidency, the events of September 11th and the turmoil in the Middle East. READ MORE


Featured presentations concerning the future of natural gas on Long Island and two current natural gas supply and pipeline projects that are proposed for the region. READ MORE


New York State Senator Kemp Hannon, who is Chairman of the Senate Health Committee and an expert in health care issues, addressed the LIA Health, Education and Not-For-Profit Committee READ MORE


Suffolk County's Deputy County Executive for Economic Development and Commissioner of Economic Development and Planning Joanne Minieri addressed the LIA's Economic Development and Infrastructure Committee. READ MORE


The Long Island Association held its Annual Awards Gala on May 18, 2012 at the Crest Hollow Country Club honoring individuals and companies who have contributed to making our region a better place to live and work. READ MORE


On June 21st, New York Independent System Operator (NYISO) President & CEO Stephen Whitley addressed the LIA's Energy and Environment Committee. The NYISO is at the heart of New York State's electric system, operating the high-voltage transmission network READ MORE


LIA President & CEO Kevin Law, Chairman and President of the Ex-Im Bank Fred P. Hochberg, and Congressman Steve Israel lead a forum on small-business exporting at the LIA headquarters Monday, June 04, 2012. READ MORE


Special congratulations to this year's award recipients READ MORE


Mr. Adams discussed the work of Empire State Development and how it is helping to promote economic development on Long Island READ MORE


MTA Chairman & CEO Joseph Lhota visited the Long Island Association on Tuesday, May 8th in his first official visit to Long Island. READ MORE


On Monday, March 19, 2012, the Long Island Association held a Special Executive Breakfast Meeting featuring William Dudley, President & CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. READ MORE


On Tuesday, March 13, 2012, the Long Island Association held a Special Executive Breakfast Meeting featuring New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg. READ MORE


The Long Island Association Announces Major Changes at 2012 Annual Meeting and Luncheon, Touts 2011 Achievements, Plans for 2012 READ MORE