Sunday, July 15, 2018

2018 Agenda

ANHD’s 8th Annual Community Development Conference:


Friday, May 18, 2018 at the Grand Hyatt Empire Ballroom


Click here for workshop and panel descriptions and room assignments!


8:45 am – 9:15 am        Breakfast & Networking     

9:15 am – 9:20 am        Welcome – Walter Roberts, ANHD Board Chair

9:35 am – 10:05 am       Morning Keynote: Lael Brainard, Governor of the Federal Reserve System

10:05 am – 10:15 am    Champion of Housing Award – Recipient: Eric Enderlin, Special Presenter: Maria Torres Springer 

10:30 am – 11:45 am    Morning Workshop Track A

  • Public Action for Private Gain? Why the City Must Do More to Ensure Shared Public Benefit
  • Radicalizing Our Organizing Work, Inspirations for Innovation
  • Community Reinvestment Act Turns 40: Where We’ve Come and What’s at Stake
  • Deconstructing Gendered Spaces in the Community Development Movement

11:55 am – 1:10 pm    Morning Workshop Track B

  • A Bridge Too FAR? The Opportunities and Limitations in Organizing Around Rezonings
  • Making the Most of Our Victories
  • Gentrification Beyond Housing: Economic Displacement to Cultural Displacement
  • Emerging Issues in the Expiring-Use Affordability Crisis

1:15 pm – 2:00 pm        Lunch

2:00 pm – 2:10 pm        Champion of Equitable Economic Development Award – Recipient: North West Bronx Community and Clergy, presenter Michelle Neugebauer

2:10 pm – 3:30 pm       Afternoon Policy Plenary: CONNECTING THE DISPLACEMENT DOTS: Cross-Sector Perspectives and Strategies in the Fight Against Displacement

3:40 pm – 4:55 pm       Afternoon Workshop Track A

  • The Problem With Race Neutral Solutions for Racialized Issues
  • Vanishing Storefronts: Addressing NYC’s Small Business Displacement and Vacancy
  • Access to Financial Services for Immigrant Populations
  • Mission Driven Development and The Fight Against Speculation

5:00 pm – 6:00 pm       Cocktail Reception