Past Events

Infrastructure Dinner
November 14, 2017 - Impact sat down to dinner with leading infrastructure experts to discuss the status of major infrastructure systems in the US. Read the Issue Brief and see more on the Infrastructure Issues page.
Criminal Justice Reform
March 16, 2017 -- The culmination of a 6-month effort to highlight issues surrounding prison reform. Read the Issue Brief and see more on the Prison Reform Issues page.
Immigration Policy
2016 -- What makes a sensible immigration policy? How should borders be defined? These were some of the questions discussed by immigration experts. Read the Issue Brief and see more on the Immigration Issues page.
Impact Elections
Election Reform
September 14, 2016 -- Civic Hall was the fitting backdrop for this expert panel discussion on election reform. Learn more on the Election Reform Issues page.
Education System
Intelligent Education
September 30, 2015 -- What makes today's education systems great and what needs to corrected. Learn more on the Education Issues page.
a local bridge joining the boroughs
Social Issues Affecting NYC
February 3, 2015 -- Impact Local explored social projects affecting local NYC communities. We discussed and voted on which where most important for New Yorkers at large. They will be highlighted in upcoming events.
initial Impact forum
Inaugral Impact Forum
September 18, 2014 -- NYC is filled with motivated, brilliant individuals with great ideas to give back to their communities or change them for the better. We gathered a group of them with local social issue experts to discuss possible topics for future Impact community events.