Let’s be candid: Carmosky and other TU panelists on why Albany’s Amazon bid became a punchline

Nov 30, 2017 | inspiration

The Times Union’s Leadership Luncheon held on November 30, 2017, at the Hearst Media Center, opened with comments from Albany



Can Code Executive Director Janet Carmosky. Her point, which became the theme of the one hour discussion: we have employers, we have educators, we have talent. The missing magic ingredient: a culture that encourages broad tech literacy.


Other panelists: Heather Briccetti, President and CEO of the Business Council of New York State, Antony Haynes, Associate Dean for Strategic Initiatives and Information Systems, Director of Cybersecurity and Privacy Law, and Assistant Professor of Law at the Albany Law School, State Sen. Liz Krueger, ranking democrat on the Finance Committee.