Tenth Biennial Federal Reserve Community Development Research Conference

March 23, 2017 - March 24, 2017

On March 23-24, the Federal Reserve System will host its tenth biennial Community Development Research Conference. This event, designed to bridge research and practice, will convene researchers, practitioners, and policymakers from across the country to discuss important issues that low-income people and communities face.
 
The theme for the March 2017 conference is Strong Foundations: The Economic Futures of Kids and Communities. This conference will include plenary and concurrent sessions on housing and community conditions, economy and workforce issues, and early childhood development. Featured speakers include Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen and Harlem Children’s Zone President Geoffrey Canada.
 
For more information about the conference and to register online, click here.Questions about this event? Email CDConference@mpls.frb.org.
 
Registration for the conference will remain open until February 24, 2017, or until capacity is reached.
Where:
Washington , DC