The WRVO Community Forum series brings together experts to discuss timely topics of regional significance. We invite you to join us for these lively events as part of the audience. Opportunities for audience members to ask questions follow each forum presentation. These events are recorded for broadcast on WRVO radio and for download as podcasts for playback on computer, iPhone, iTouch, iPad, and Android.
Past Community Forum Events:
Living Longer, Living Better: Creating and Sustaining the Academic-Clinical-Business Partnerships that Drive Innovation for Aging in Place
October, 2012, IMPARA/Menorah Park, Dewitt, NY
Moderated by Catherine Loper, WRVO Director of News and Public Affairs
Innovation Trail is a collaboration among six public media outlets - WRVO; WNED, Buffalo; WXXI, Rochester; WMHT, Albany/Schenectady; and WSKG, Binghamton, and NCPR, North Country Public Radio- covering issues affecting the Upstate New York economy.
WRVO reporter Ryan Delaney is one of seven Innovation Trail reporters, each based at a different public station. Ryan's beat is central New York.
Innovation Trail is one of several Local Journalism Consortiums (LJCs) funded by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting. For more information about this initiative, visit the Innovation Trail website.
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