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Virtual Summer Seminar 2023

Wednesday July 12, 2023 | Virtual 

Hosted by the NYGFOA Central Region Council

10:00 am - 10:50 am |  The Inflation Reduction Act and its Impacts on the Local Government Role in Renewable Energy Generation

The Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) is making it easier for local governments to undertake and finance renewable energy projects.  Learn more about the financing options available and how New York municipalities can benefit. 

1 CPE Specialized Knowledge  | 1 GFI Elective Credit


Carlos Desmaras, Executive Director, Oppenheimer & Co., Inc.

11:00 am to 11:50 am  |  Economic Update 

Continued tightening by the Federal Reserve, stubborn inflation, and questions on whether or not an economic recession is on the horizon are on the minds of economists and finance officers alike.  This session will provide a snapshot on where the economy is and factors to identify which may provide clues on what to expect as we move through 2023. 

1 CPE Specialized Knowledge | 1 GFI Elective Credit


Chase Byler, Senior Vice President, NYLAF

Michael Marino, Assistant Vice President, NYLAF

Agenda Subject to Change



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July 12th, 2023 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
The Comfort of Your Home or Office, NY
Event Fee(s)
Seminar Fee
Member $95.00
Non-Member $190.00