2017 Summer Conference Concurrent Sessions



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Sunday, July 16

10:15am - 11:45am

The Role of Commissioners in Strengthening our Foundation: A Roundtable Collaboration

Tools & Strategies to Strengthen Affordable Housing

Changing Your Agency with RAD

Sunday, July 16

1:15pm - 2:45pm

The Washington Report, Part 1

Building a Team to Overcome Obstacles

Using Tax-Exempt Bonds to Finance Your RAD Project

Public Health and Public Housing

Sunday, July 16

3:45pm – 5:15pm

The Washington Report, Part 2

Innovative Partnership and Leveraging for Permanent Supportive Housing and the Rebirth of a Neighborhood

Using Prevention/Harm Reduction Strategies to Promote Resident Success

 Developing and Preserving Affordable Housing: An Indiana Perspective


Monday, July 17

10:15am – 11:45am

Financials for Commissioners

Negotiating Affordable Housing Deals for Beginners

No Vacancy: Strategies for Success in Utilizing Vouchers in a Tight Market

HUD's New Certification Standards for Housing Counseling                        

Monday, July 17

1:15pm – 2:45pm

Partnering for Success in Arduous Times

Relocation Program Development & Cost Estimating – Best Practices and Tips

Public Health Emergencies in Subsidized Housing, Lessons Learned from Flint and East Chicago

Developing Partnerships Between Community Action Agencies and PHAs

Monday, July 17

3:15pm – 4:45pm

Social Entrepreneurship, Fair Housing, and Community Development: Connecting Research and Practice

Partners for Success: Innovative Strategies for Resident and Community Involvement

August Advocacy Tips and Strategies


MTW – Past, Present, and Future