ANHD 8th Annual Community Development Conference May 18, 2018

Posted on May 11, 2018

2018 Conference: Build.Community.Power.

Join us for ANHD’s 8th Annual Community Development Conference
Friday, May 18th in the
Empire State Ballroom, Grand Hyatt NYC 
With Keynote Speaker
Lael Brainard
Governor, Federal Reserve System 
Each year, ANHD’s Community Development policy conference uniquely brings different constituencies – community groups, mission-driven developers, neighborhood organizers, banks and bank regulators, foundation funders, and government decision makers – together for a full day of timely policy and skills workshops, high-profile plenary speakers, and networking to discuss the most pressing issues of the community development movement.

We are pleased to announce this year’s Build.Community.Power Conference will feature 12 different sessions focused on community development. Registrants for the day have the opportunity to attend up to three sessions, all of which fall into one or more of our 7 core community development areas:

  • Ending Displacement
  • Mission-Driven Development
  • Responsible Banking
  • Land Use Justice
  • Equitable Economic Development
  • Fighting for Affordable Housing
  • Building the Capacity of the Movement

ANHD’s 2018 planned sessions include:

  1. Public Investment for Private Gain? Why the City Must Do More to Ensure Shared Public Benefit 
  2. Radicalizing Our Organizing Work, Inspirations for Innovation
  3. Community Reinvestment Act Turns 40: Where We’ve Come and What’s at Stake
  4. Deconstructing Gendered Spaces in the Community Development Movement
  5. A Bridge Too FAR?  The Opportunities and Limitations in Organizing Around Rezonings
  6. Making the Most of Our Victories
  7. Gentrification Beyond Housing: Economic Displacement to Cultural Displacement
  8. Emerging Issues in the Expiring-Use Affordability Crisis 
  9. The Problem With Race Neutral Solutions for Racialized Issues
  10. Vanishing Storefronts: Addressing NYC’s Small Business Displacement and Vacancy 
  11. Access to Financial Services for Immigrant Populations
  12. Mission Driven Development and The Fight Against Speculation

Click here to view the full agenda!