AGENDA

Florida’s Premier Statewide Affordable Housing Training and Technical Assistance Event

Day 1 – Monday, August 29

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7:30 AM - 9 AM

Continental Breakfast and Networking

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9 AM - 9:30 AM

Opening Plenary

Welcome and Introduction to the Florida Housing Coalition

JAIMIE ROSS, President, Florida Housing Coalition

SUZANNE CABRERA, Board Chair, Florida Housing Coalition

Inspirational Keynote

TYLER MERRITT, Author and Creator, The Tyler Merritt Project

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9:30 AM - NOON

Housing Expo

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10 AM - NOON

Forums and Caucuses

Forums

Center for Racial Equity
Ending Homelessness: Housing is Healthcare
Faith Based Advocacy and Development
Resilience and Disaster Recovery
Tech in Construction, Financing, and Closing the Digital Divide

Caucuses

Habitat for Humanity
Housing Counselors

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NOON - 2:15 PM

LUNCH

State of the State

TREY PRICE, Executive Director, Florida Housing Finance Corporation

Housing Champion Award

KEN WELCH, Mayor, St. Petersburg 

Conference Raffle

 

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2:15 PM - 5 PM

Housing Expo

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3 PM - 5 PM

Forums and Caucuses

Forums

Accessory Dwelling Units (sponsored by Florida AARP)
Florida Chamber of Commerce 2030 Blueprint
Increasing the Supply of Affordable Housing through Preservation
Utility Companies and Energy Efficiency Partners (sponsored by Duke Energy)

Caucuses

Florida Realtors
NeighborWorks Florida Collaborative
Public Housing Authorities

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6 PM

Reception

Day 2 – Tuesday, August 30

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7:30 AM - 9 AM

Continental Breakfast and Networking

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7:30 AM - NOON

Housing Expo

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9 AM - 10:15 AM

SESSIONS

• Accessing Infrastructure Funds for Affordable Housing
• Effective Community Engagement and Advocacy for Nonprofits
• HUD CoC and YHDP Peer Debriefing
• Low Barrier Housing
• Repurposing Buildings for Affordable Housing
• Under and Unbanked- Bank on Movement
• Wealth Building through Community Land Trusts

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10:45 AM - NOON

SESSIONS

• Bankers Can Be Your Best Partners
• Data: Using What You Have to Get What you Need
• Homeownership, Generational Wealth, and Neighborhood  Revitalization
• Partnering with PHAs
• RFP’s/RFA’s: From Idea to Award (sponsored by Fifth Third)
• The Road to Housing Resilience: Funding and Strategic Planning

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NOON - 2:15 PM

LUNCH

Keynote

Incoming Senate President KATHLEEN PASSIDOMO (invited)

Housing Champion Award

Presented by: Former Senate President KEN PRUITT

Nonprofit Raffle

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2:15 PM - 5 PM

Housing Expo

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2 PM - 3:15 PM

SESSIONS

• Effectively Engaging Individuals with Disabilities in Consolidated Planning
• Funding for Rural Housing
• Funding Opportunities from Local HFAs
• Reducing Costs for Developing and Rehabbing Affordable Housing
• Remedying Heirs Property Issues
• Right-Sizing Subsidy
• Show Me the Money

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3:45 PM - 5 PM

SESSIONS

• By the Numbers: 2022 Statewide Rental Market Study
• CLTs and Rental Housing
• Funding Opportunities from the FHFC
• How to Fully Offset the Costs of Inclusionary Zoning
• Maximizing Federal Resources to Address Homelessness
• Save Money and Jumpstart Local Housing Initiatives using your Consolidated Plan
• Tenants’ Rights

Day 3 – Wednesday, August 31

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8 AM - 9 AM

Breakfast and Networking

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9 AM - NOON

Nonprofit Pitch Competition

Florida Community Development Legal Project

SHIP Administrators Training