2016 marks the 26th year of RPA's annual regional Assembly. Hosted at the Waldorf-Astoria hotel in New York City, the Assembly brings together more than 1,000 civic and business leaders from around the New York metropolitan area to discuss major issues affecting the prosperity and quality of life in the region.
The Assembly has featured noteworthy speakers from all corners of the region, and the world. Here are some highlights from recent years.
2013 RPA Assembly
Hon. Kirsten E. Gillibrand, U.S. Senator, New York
Hon. Dannel P. Malloy, Governor of Connecticut
2012 RPA Assembly
Hon. Michael R. Bloomberg, Mayor, City of New York
Abha Joshi-Ghani, Sector Manager, Urban Development and Local Government Unit, Finance, Economics and Urban Development Department, World Bank