Check out the full agenda here, including speakers and session descriptions.

Wednesday, November 13, 2019

8:15am-9:00am Registration & Continental Breakfast   

9:00am-10:00am    Keynote: Leveraging Cultural Capital Equitably

Speaker: Queen Quet

10:00am-10:10am Break

10:10am-11:10am    Breakout Sessions

  • Fintech + Asset Building: How Fintech Policy and Programs can Impact

    Financial Well-Being

  • Become a Small Business Hero: Connecting Businesses with the Credit They Deserve

  • Executing a Successful Municipal Earned Income Tax Credit Campaign

11:10am-11:20am Break

11:20am-12:20pm    Breakout Sessions  

  • Financially Fit Cities: Placed-Based Asset Building and How Cities Can Lead These Initiatives

  • Bridging Access to a Clean Energy Economy 

12:20pm-1:50pm        Keynote: Forget the Racial Wealth Gap, It’s About the Plunder

Speaker: Anne Price

1:50pm-2:00pm Break

2:00pm-3:00pm   Breakout Sessions

  • Native Youth Futures

  • Updates in the Credit Industry

  • Financial Wellness in the Workplace 

3:00pm-3:10pm Break

3:10pm-4:10pm    Breakout Sessions

  • Stopping the Debt Spiral - Parent-Led Efforts to Address Debt in Challenged Communities

  • Ohio's Breakthrough Payday Loan Reform 

  • Using Volunteers in Financial Coaching Programs 

4:30pm-6:30pm    Networking Reception


Thursday, November 14, 2019

8:30am-9:00am    Registration & Continental Breakfast   

9:00am-10:00am    Breakfast Panel Discussion: The State of Predatory Lending in the Midwest

Speakers: Jessica AcMoody, Nate Coffman, Jody Chong, and Logan Charlesworth

10:00am-10:05am Break

10:05am-11:35am      Breakout Sessions

  • Building a Community-Supported CSA Program 

  • Partnering with Financial Institutions 

  • Re(Fresh): Protecting Assets, Reducing Debt, & Enhancing Equity Through Bankruptcy 

11:35am-11:45am Break

11:45am-12:45pm Breakout Sessions

  • Trusted Connectors: Building Immigrant-Inclusive Asset Building Initiatives 

    • Session sponsored by the New Economy Initiative.

  • Communications Boot Camp: Exploring Best Practices with an Expert

  • Designing Inclusive Neighborhoods: A Conversation With Community Development and Design Leaders

1:00pm-2:30pm Lunch & Closing Plenary

*Agenda is subject to change.