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2017 Northeast Customer Meeting

In conjunction with the Northeast Cooperative Council

March 02-03, 2017
DoubleTree Syracuse, Syracuse, New York

Featured Speakers

CoBank presents its 2017 Northeast Customer Meeting

In conjunction with the Northeast Cooperative Council

An Outstanding Program

CoBank’s 2017 Northeast Customer Meeting will feature presentations from a host of experts on the economy, the new political climate and other important topics and trends. It is specifically designed to benefit managers and directors of all CoBank’s customers across rural America.


Tom Halverson ~ President and Chief Executive Officer, CoBank
Billy Beane ~ Executive Vice President of the Oakland Athletics and Inspiration for the Film, “Moneyball”
Tucker Carlson ~ Political News Correspondent and Commentator, Fox News Channel
Marci Rossell ~ Economist

What you will learn
  • “Inside baseball” from one of the game’s most renowned professional managers
  • Post-election political analysis
  • Key trends and dynamics that are shaping the U.S. and global economies
Who will benefit

We welcome managers and directors of all CoBank customer and partner organizations, including:

  • Agricultural cooperatives and other agribusiness enterprises
  • Rural electric cooperatives
  • Rural water companies
  • Rural communications service providers
  • Farm Credit System banks and associations
Additional Information

We are pleased to hold this meeting in conjunction with the Northeast Cooperative Council (NECC) Leaders Forum and Annual Meeting. Please view the agenda to see the complete agendas for both meetings.

Registration for both CoBank and NECC meetings is through our joint online registration system. There is no charge to attend CoBank’s conference segment beyond your travel and hotel expenses; however, registration fees are required to attend the NECC meeting.

Please click on the registration tab for additional information and to access the online registration site. Please review this section carefully in regard to the registration and cancellation policies.

Be sure to make your hotel reservation as soon as possible to ensure availability. Please click on the hotel tab for additional information on making your hotel reservation. Please also review this section carefully for hotel reservation and cancellation policies.

For further information, contact CoBank’s Corporate Communications Division at 303-740-6442 or by email at or contact NECC at 607-255-1987 or by email at

Dress code for this meeting is business casual. You may wish to wear a jacket for dinner, but ties are not required.

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