The New York State Energy Planning Board meets on Thursday, Aug. 23 at NYSERDA’s offices in Albany.  The draft State Energy Plan is due to be released by Sept. 1, 2012.

The 2012 Republican National Convention will take place in Tampa Bay, Florida from Aug. 27-30.  The 2012 Democratic National Convention will take place in Charlotte, North Carolina from Sept. 3 through 6.

The New York State Board of Regents holds its next meeting on Monday and Tuesday, Sept. 10 and 11.

On Sept. 12, the Buffalo Niagara Partnership is holding a Partnership 101 event.  Come to learn about the partnership’s advocacy, business development, marketing opportunities and events, and for some networking.