This is a tentative agenda and is subject to change.
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The conference will be held in the Empire State Plaza Meeting Rooms 3-6
Albany, NY

Thursday, November 2

9:30 AM Welcome and Opening Remarks

10 – 11:30 AM  Breakout Sessions

  • Partnering with Universities for Community Development
  • Senior Housing Needs: Naturally Occurring Retirement Communities
  • Increasing the Viability of Not-for-Profit Developers through Joint Ownership

11:30 – 1:30 PM  Luncheon Keynote “Hudson Valley Ruins” and Herman D. Farrell, Jr. Policy Leader Award

1:30 – 3:00 PM  Breakout Sessions

  • Fair Housing and Landlord-Tenant Issues
  • Linking Placemaking to Community Development
  • Social Impact Investing and Affordable Housing Development, notes from the field

3:15 PM  Plenary: The Changing Federal Landscape

5:00 PM  Networking Reception and Luis Arce Award

Friday, November 3

8:00 – 9:00 AM  Listening session with NYSHCR: Building the Next 40 Years of N/RPP

9:15 – 10:45 AM  Plenary: The Future of Lending in Low-and Moderate-Income Neighborhoods

11:00 – 12:30 PM Breakout Sessions

  • Working with Local Health Departments and Organizations to Advance Affordable Housing Preservation and Development
  • Affordable Housing as an Economic Driver
  • Energy Funding: challenges + opportunities

12:30 PM Lunch and Annual Meeting