2017 CDFA Illinois Financing Roundtable Conference
Tuesday, May 2, 2017
CDFA would like to thank the following organizations for sponsoring the 2017 CDFA Illinois Financing Roundtable Conference.
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Join the CDFA Illinois Financing Roundtable on May 2, 2017 for a special one-day conference hosted at the offices of Seyfarth Shaw LLP in Chicago. This event will feature a number of economic development finance experts from around the state discussing development finance tools, authorities, resources and approaches, and how these can affect the Illinois economy going forward.
Register today to reserve your spot at the 2017 CDFA Illinois Financing Roundtable Conference.
|8:30 am||Registration Opens|
|9:00 - 9:30 am||Welcoming Remarks & Introduction|
The CDFA Illinois Financing Roundtable exists to spread knowledge of best practices within the state’s development finance industry. To kick off the conference, CDFA and our partners will deliver welcoming remarks.
Council of Development Finance Agencies
As budgets are stretched and new rules are created, it can be difficult to pull together funding for necessary infrastructure improvements and community facilities. Join industry experts from around the state as they present case students and explore proven approaches for implementing a successful P3 project.
|9:30 - 10:15 am||The Latest in Illinois Public-Private Partnership Deals|
One of the most popular topics at the Illinois Financing Roundtable is how tax increment financing is used to finance projects across the state. We'll feature that topic again this year, but with a twist. This session will explore the broader implications of TIF and consider how this tool can be used in Illinois communities to combat population decline, support disinvested communities, and create social impact through job creation and economic development.
|10:15 - 11:00 am||The Impact of Tax Increment Financing on Illinois Communities|
|11:00 - 11:15 am||Networking Break|
The changes and trends in the affordable housing industry have a large impact on Illinois communities. Continuing to provide an adequate number of homes affordable to low and moderate income households is increasingly difficult. Luckily, there are a number of financing strategies for these developments. This session will discuss the latest in the Illinois housing market, and how agencies are responding to low income housing tax credit market changes.
|11:15 am - 12:00 pm||Financing Solutions for the Illinois Housing Market|
Combining multiple incentives successfully requires attention to detail and often some creative structuring. Identifying program requirements and balancing the applicable incentives are steps that must be established early on for any potential project. This session will explore projects in Illinois that have successfully navigated these programs and applied creative capital stacks.
|12:00 - 1:15 pm||Utilizing a Diverse Capital Stack|
|1:15 - 1:30 pm||Networking Break|
Industry experts from around the state will discuss the latest development finance legislation and their potential effects on the economic development industry. This session will feature a panel discussion on the fate of various proposals and the latest from Springfield and Washington, DC.
|1:30 - 2:30 pm||State Programs and Legislative Update|
Council of Development Finance Agencies
The 2017 CDFA Illinois Financing Roundtable Conference will take place at the offices of Seyfarth Shaw LLP in Chicago.
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
233 S. Wacker Drive
Chicago, IL 60606
To register for the 2017 CDFA Illinois Financing Roundtable Conference, click on the Register button below. Registration rates vary depending on whether or not you are a CDFA member.
Scholarships are available to attend this event. Learn more about the CDFA Scholarship Program, Presented by PFM and submit your application today.