Rockefeller Institute of Government
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
1:30 – 3:00 p.m.
Co-Sponsored by the Rockefeller College of Public Affairs and Policy and the Rockefeller Institute of Government
Public policy events at Rockefeller College and the University at Albany
George PhilipPresident, University at Albany
Higher Education's Role in Economic Development
February 7, 2011
With Governor Cuomo and President Obama both calling higher education the “key driver” of the innovation economy, the Institute pulled together five experts from the University at Albany to talk about what universities can do to help New York State. President Philip introduced the panel, commenting on the State University of New York's strategic plan to use its universities to train a highly educated workforce and revitalize the state.