2017 Summer Conference Schedule

 
       
 
CONFERENCE SCHEDULE                    
 
SATURDAY, JULY 15                                     
7:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
NAHRO Committee Meetings
 
1:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.         
Conference Registration Opens for Attendees                                     
 
5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.        
First-Time Attendees Overview
 
6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Welcome Reception
 
SUNDAY, JULY 16    
7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.         
Conference Registration Open
 
7:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.         
Networking Continental Breakfast
 
8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.        
Opening Plenary Session
 
10:15 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
Concurrent Sessions
 
10:15 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
Commissioners' Fundamentals Seminar, Part 1
 
10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Certification Exam Period
 
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Lunch on own
 
1:15 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.
Concurrent Sessions
 
1:15 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Commissioners' Fundamentals Seminar, Part 2
 
2:45 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Candidates' Debate & Afternoon Refreshment Break
 
3:45 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.
Concurrent Sessions
 
7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.         
Documentary Screening & Discussion: 13TH
                                  
MONDAY, JULY 17                              
7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.         
Conference Registration Open
                                      
8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.         
Award of Merit Showcase & Continental Breakfast
Enjoy coffee and continental breakfast with colleagues as NAHRO’s 2017 Award of Merit-winning agencies showcase and present their most innovative projects.  Agency staff will be on hand to answer attendee questions and discuss their projects.    
                              
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Board of Governors Meeting
 
9:45 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
Commissioners' Fundamentals Seminar, Part 3
 
10:15 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.           
Concurrent Sessions
 
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Lunch on own
 
12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.  
International Research & Global Exchange Committee Brown Bag Luncheon
Habitat III Update – Monitoring Progress on the UN’s New Urban Agenda
A roundtable discussion of how U.S. communities may practically implement strategies and continue the conversation.  Bring your lunch!
                                     
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Emerging Leaders Brown Bag Luncheon
Navigating through Funding Challenges
Join the Emerging Leaders for a lively roundtable discussion presented by Bobby Collins, Executive Director of the Housing Authority of the City of Shreveport and George Guy, Executive Director of the Housing Authority of the City of Fort Wayne.  The discussion will be moderated by Felicia Davis, Assistant Executive Director of the Winnebago County Housing Authority.  Bring your lunch!
 
1:15 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.
Concurrent Sessions
 
1:15 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Commissioners' Fundamentals Seminar, Part 4
 
2:45 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.
Refreshment Break
 
3:15 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.
Concurrent Sessions
 
3:15 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.
Local H/CD Tour presented by the Indianapolis Housing Agency                                                          
 
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
NAHRO Dinner Theater: A performance of "The Projects"  presented by the American Theater Company and National Public Housing Museum
 
9:00 p.m - 11:00 p.m.
Emerging Leaders After-Party
 
The conference officially ends following the evening events.
 
TUESDAY, JULY 18
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Learn more about NAHRO!  
Stop by for a cup of coffee before traveling home and learn more about NAHRO and all it has to offer.