The Economic Development Committee addresses issues relating to the New Hampshire economy and state economic development policy. The Fiscal Policy Committee examines issues around state government spending and taxation. The committees meet concurrently on the second Friday of each month at the BIA office in Concord. Meetings begin at 8:00 AM and are open to BIA members.
Meeting Schedule 2016-2017 September 9 October 14 November 11 December 9 January 13 February 10 March 10 April 14 May 12
Chair (Economic Development): Joe Murray, Fidelity Investments
Chair (Fiscal Policy): Steve Lawlor, Nathan Wechsler
BIA staff contact: David Juvet, Senior Vice President, 224.5388 x115
Meeting Agenda Friday, November 10, 2017 8:00 A.M. to 9:30 A.M. Business & Industry Association 122 N. Main Street, Concord NH - 3rd Floor
Fiscal Policy Co-Chair: Steve Lawlor - Nathan Wechsler Economic Development Co-Chair: Joe Murray – Fidelity Investments
2. Driver-less Vehicles and Electric Vehicle On the Horizon
Our guest presenter this month is Shane Stradinger, Managing Director for ContiTech Thermopol LLC. Shane will be discussing new “driverless automobile” and electric vehicle technologies.
3. SB 170 - Relative to the authority of towns to issue bonds for the expansion of broadband infrastructure.
Senator Jay Kahn, (D-Senate District 10) will present new compromise language for SB 170, relative to the authority of towns to issue bonds for the expansion of broadband infrastructure.
4. LSR (Legislative Services Request) Review
We’ll continue our early look at Legislative Service Requests (LSR’s) relating to economic development, telecommunications and budget/tax policy legislation that we expect to see in the 2018 legislative session.
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