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2021 Fall IDA Academy

Virtual Fall IDA Academy

November 16

9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Registration is now closed. If you are interested in attending, please email Kelli at

Developing Agenda - subject to change

Please note, the ABO session must be attended live to meet the ABO training requirement 

9:00 am

Welcome and NYSEDC Policy Agenda Update 

  • Ryan Silva, Executive Director, New York State Economic Development Council 

9:00 – 10:00 am 

IDA White Paper Study

In 2021, the NYSEDC partnered with Camoin/310 LTD to study how IDAs are driving growth in their communities. Hear the results from our research and learn about policy recommendations to further enhance the role IDAs can play to help NYS achieve its economic development goals.


10:15 -11:30 am

Authorities Budget Office: Training for IDA Staff and Board

11:45-12:45 pm 

Prevailing Wage: What to Know About Implementation 

1:00-2:00 pm 

Community Benefit Cost-Analysis Tool

2:15-3:15 pm

New Appraisal Model for Wind and Solar Projects

  • Tim Maher, Director of Real Property Tax Services, New York State Department of Taxation and Finance
  • Jennifer Manierre, Senior Project Manager, Clean Energy Siting, NYSERDA
  • Kevin McAuliffePartner, Barclay Damon LLP

3:30-4:30 pm

Office of the State Comptroller Update

  • Robert Caracciolo
  • Todd Scheuermann

4:30 pm

Closing Remarks  

  • Ryan Silva, New York State Economic Development Council  

Thank you to our sponsors!