PITTSBURGH, PA (June 4, 2019) Mayor William Peduto is in New York City today for the 2019 Yale Mayors College & CEO Summit, a yearly gathering of mayors and business leaders from around the country.
The Yale School of Management describes the Mayors College this way:
“Bringing together mayors from mid-sized to large cities across the U.S. with leading scholars in healthcare policy, urban sociology, and history, the Yale Mayors College is an intensive one day peer-driven roundtable, offering a highly interactive environment with case studies from participant and other leading global cities. Participants are joined by 150 global CEOs and policy figures for the linked Yale CEO Summit.”
Organizers are paying the costs of Mayor Peduto’s travel. No city tax dollars are being spent. He returns to Pittsburgh tomorrow evening.
Mayors attending are scheduled to include:
Bryan K. Barnett, Rochester Hills MI; Byron W. Brown, Buffalo NY; Tim Keller, Albuquerque, NM; Harry LaRosiliere, Plano TX; David R. Martin, Stamford CT; Tony Martinez, Brownsville TX; Paul Soglin, Madison WI; Levar Stoney, Richmond VA; Victoria Woodards, Tacoma WA; Joseph P. Ganim, Bridgeport CT; Will Joyce, Stillwater OK; Dee Margo, El Paso TX; Catherine E. Pugh, Baltimore MD; Libby Schaaf, Oakland CA; Tom Schwedhelm, Santa Rosa CA; Alan Webber, Santa Fe NM; Stephen K. Benjamin, Columbia SC; Jim Brainard, Carmel IN; LaToya Cantrell, New Orleans LA; David A. Condon, Spokane WA; Toni Harp, New Haven CT; Tim Mahoney, Fargo ND; Jon Mitchell, New Bedford MA; Jim Strickland, Memphis TN; Steve Williams, Huntington WV; Luke A. Bronin, Hartford CT; Greg Fischer, Louisville KY; James B. Hovland, Edina MN; Christina Muryn, Findlay OH; Adrian Perkins, Shreveport LA; Madeline Rogero, Knoxville TN; Kevin Scarpati, Meriden CT; Thomas Small, Culver City CA; and Jeff Williams, Arlington TX.
Mayor William Peduto’s Public Schedule – Tuesday, June 4, 2019:
Introductions by Jeffrey A. Sonnenfeld, Yale School of Management, and Richard Berry; Mayor (2009-2017), Albuquerque NM; Fellow, Yale CELI
Time: 11 a.m.
Community and Economic Development panel with Ray Dalio Founder, Co-Chairman & Co-Chief Investment Officer; Bridgewater Associates; Nigel Travis Chairman, Dunkin’ Brands; Lynn Taliento Founder & Senior Advisor, Philanthropy Practice; McKinsey & Company; and Carrie Morgridge Chief Disruptor, Morgridge Family Foundation.
Time: 1 p.m.
Crisis Management panel with Steven Lipin Founder, Chairman & CEO; Gladstone Place Partners, and Courtland Reichman, Managing Partner, Reichman Jorgensen
Time: 2:30 p.m.
Infrastructure panel 1 with Richard L. Kauffman Chair, Energy Research & Development Authority; New York State; Lani Ingram Vice President for Smart Communities; Verizon Communications; Lauren Love-Wright Vice President for Network Engineering; Verizon Communications; Ed DiSanto EVP, CAO & General Counsel; American Tower Corporation; and Ed Knapp, Chief Technology Officer, American Tower Corporation
Time: 3:30 p.m.
Infrastructure panel 2 with David P. Abney Chairman & CEO, UPS; Mark Fields, Former President & CEO, Ford Motor Company; and Doug Parker Chairman & CEO, American Airlines Group.
Time: 4 p.m.
Presenting the Maverick in Leadership Award to Edward W. Stack, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, Dick’s Sporting Goods
Time: 7 p.m.