Media Advisory
New York Fed President Dudley to Visit Queens November 18
November 8, 2013

Federal Reserve Bank of New York President William C. Dudley will visit the New York City borough of Queens on November 18 to meet with leaders in business as well as the nonprofit and government sectors.  The visit, which serves to inform President Dudley on local economic conditions, complements the ongoing Bank efforts to assess conditions in Queens and the District more generally.

Specifically, the trip will include meetings with Queens Borough President-Elect Melinda Katz and leadership at HANAC, before delivering a speech at Queens College on national and regional economic conditions. The trip concludes with a roundtable discussion with Asian business leaders and a tour of the Steinway & Sons piano factory.  

Open press events:

Speech by President Dudley
Date: November 18, 2013
Time: 12:15 p.m.
Host: Queens College
Location: The Campbell Dome at Queens College
65-70 Kissena Blvd
Flushing, NY 11367

Text is expected and will be provided under embargo.  Q&A with the audience is also expected.  All press must RSVP for this event by contacting Maria Matteo at maria.matteo@qc.cuny.edu, 718-997-5593.

Tour of Steinway & Sons piano factory
Time: 3:45 p.m.
Host: Ron Losby, President of Steinway & Sons Piano Factory
Starting Location: 1 Steinway Place
Long Island City, NY 11105

Text is not expected.  Press should register by contacting Kevin Sajdak at kevin.sajdak@ny.frb.org or 212-720-6143 and must arrive at the location by 3:45 p.m.

New York Fed Contact
Kevin Sajdak
212-720-6143
kevin.sajdak@ny.frb.org