Agenda at a glance

To help with your travel plans, here is a draft of our schedule. Check back for agenda updates and session descriptions.

We will continue to update the agenda as planning progresses. Please let us know if there is a topic you’d like to see on the agenda.

Tuesday, March 31

4:30 p.m. Early check-in
6:30 p.m. Welcome reception – a networking opportunity for
registered conference attendees

Wednesday, April 1 – first day of conference sessions

7:30-8:30 a.m. Breakfast buffet and check-in at registration tables
8:30 a.m. Welcome and introductions
9:00 a.m. Investing in and growing your affordable housing stock: LIHTC as a strategy for success
10:15 a.m. Developing with 4% Credit
10:45 a.m. Break
11:00 a.m. Strategies for assessing needs, defining goals and master planning for developments
Noon Lunch buffet
1 p.m. Move from inspiration to design to construction to completed homes and structures
1:45 p.m. Sustaining operations after an award of credits
2:45 p.m. Snack break
3:00 p.m. Client LIHTC development case study
3:45 p.m. Small-group sessions: Affordable housing development brainstorming & opportunities
4:15 p.m. Meet & greet social hour

Thursday, April 2 – second day of conference sessions

7:30-8:30 a.m. Breakfast buffet and check-in at registration tables
8:30 a.m. Spotlight on TDHE
9:00 a.m. Accounting practices and hot topics: Be prepared for your LIHTC audit
9:30 a.m. Community facilities and amenities
10:00 a.m. Break
10:15 a.m. Filling financing gaps to move economic development forward: Using New Markets Tax Credits
11:00 a.m. NMTC development: Client case study
Noon Lunch buffet
1:00 p.m. Updates from the Hill
1:30 p.m. NMTC development: Client case study
2:15 p.m. Snack break
2:30 p.m. Economic opportunities beyond tax credits: Impact Investing
3:30 p.m. Closing remarks
3:45 p.m. Small-group sessions: Economic development and impact investments brainstorming & opportunities
4:15 p.m. Conference concludes