Attending an information session will give applicants an opportunity to interact with the steering committee co-chairs and current class participants, learn more about the program, and discuss the program requirements, format, commitment, cost and selection process.

LTV Information Session Dates for Class of 2019
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Session 1
Date: Monday, March 26, 2018
Time: 8 – 9 a.m.
Location: Capital Region Chamber: Albany Office, 5 Computer Drive South, Colonie, NY 12205

Session 2
Date: Friday, April 20, 2018
Time: 8 – 9 a.m.
Location: Capital Region Chamber: Schenectady Office 3rd Floor, 1473 Erie Blvd., Schenectady, NY 12305

Session 3
Date: Monday, May 7, 2018
Time: 8 – 9 a.m.
Location: Capital Region Chamber: Albany Office, 5 Computer Drive South, Colonie, NY 12205

Download an Application: Leadership Tech Valley Application Class of 2019


Individuals who have demonstrated leadership in their respective careers and have a strong desire to be a part of the region and growth of Tech Valley are encouraged to apply.

While the program is an initiative of the Capital Region Chamber, potential members are also eligible to participate.

How to Apply

We are currently accepting applications for the Class of 2019, which will commence meeting in September 2018.  The deadline for applications is Friday May 18, 2018 at 5 p.m. Applications received after the deadline cannot be accepted.

Selection Process

As part of the selection process, interviews will be scheduled with prospective candidates beginning in late May. Approximately 40 program participants will be chosen by a selection committee. Some candidates, even those with strong credentials, may not be selected. Selection will be complete by late June, and candidates will be notified by mail.

If you have any questions about the selection process, contact Karen Fox at (518) 431-1435.

Download an Application: Leadership Tech Valley Application Class of 2019

Mail or hand-deliver your completed application to either Chamber office. Completed applications must include your letter or recommendation along with a $100 nonrefundable deposit made payable to the Capital Region Chamber Foundation.

Office locations and mailing addresses are:

Capital Region Chamber – Albany Office
5 Computer Drive South
Colonie, NY 12205

Capital Region Chamber – Schenectady Office
1473 Erie Blvd., 3rd Floor
Schenectady, NY 12305