Time Name Speakers More Info
9:00 AM - 9:15 AMWelcome and LogisticsAkilah Watkins - Center for Community Progress
Christina Carter-Grant - Center for Community Progress
9:15 AM - 10:15 AMHow Did We Get Here? VAD Properties and their Impact on Communities Alan Mallach - Center for Community Progress
10:15 AM - 10:45 AMProperty Revitalization Framework: A Systems Based Approach Justin Godard - Center for Community Progress
11:00 AM - 12:00 PMLand Banks and Land Banking Partnerships: A Strategy for Long-Term, Equitable Recovery Brian Larkin - Center for Community Progress
12:15 PM - 1:15 PMStrategic Code Enforcement: A Critical Tool for Supporting Neighborhood Response Brittany J. Williams Davis - City of Memphis
1:15 PM - 2:15 PMUnderstanding Markets: Getting and Using Data to Make Strategic, Equitable VAD Decisions Karen Black - May 8 Consulting
2:30 PM - 3:30 PMVacant Land Stewardship 101 Janell O'Keefe - Center for Community Progress
3:30 PM - 4:30 PMVAD Properties into Affordable Housing: Opportunities and ChallengesJeana Dunlap -
Kevin Nowak - CHN Housing Partners
Alan Mallach - Center for Community Progress
4:30 PM - 4:45 PMWrap-Up and Close