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Join CDFA and our host the Louisiana Public Facilities Authority for the 30th National Development Finance Summit in New Orleans, Louisiana! Save the date for this exciting event. More information about the agenda, session topics, and speakers will be posted soon. Check back regularly for more information or contact CDFA to get involved.


CDFA's 30th National Development Finance Summit will be held at the Astor Crowne Plaza - New Orleans French Quarter, positioned right in the heart of the French Quarter on the corner of Canal and Bourbon streets. Located within walking distance to historic sites and attractions, the Astor Crowne Plaza is the ideal spot for history buffs, business travelers and vacationers.

Astor Crowne Plaza - New Orleans French Quarter
739 Canal Street
New Orleans, LA 70130
Phone: 504-962-0500

Reserving a Room

CDFA has arranged a significantly reduced room rate of $219.00 (plus tax and service fees) per night for a standard room (single or double occupancy). Hotel rooms are available from October 31 to November 4 at the reduced rate if reservations are made before October 3. This rate is not guaranteed if reservations are made after the cut-off date or if the hotel is sold-out. Please reserve your room early. Click here to reserve your room today.

About Our Host

CDFA is grateful for the support of the Louisiana Public Facilities Authority as our host for the 30th National Development Finance Summit. LPFA is a financing authority created in 1974 and has the ability to issue both taxable and tax-exempt bonds to finance everything from educational facilities to hospitals, student loans, industrial and economic development projects and essential programs for state and local governmental units.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Interested in sponsoring the 30th National Development Finance Summit? Contact Kimberly Deardurff at 614-705-1302.

History of the National Summit

To learn more about the National Summit, view the presentations from CDFA's most recent gatherings:

>>>2015 National Summit in Charleston, SC
>>>2014 National Summit in Scottsdale, AZ
>>>2013 National Summit in Washington, DC
>>>2012 National Summit in Washington, DC
>>>2011 Annual Summit in Boston, MA
>>>2010 Annual Summit in Portland, OR
>>>2009 Annual Summit in Pittsburgh, PA
>>>2008 Annual Summit in St. Louis, MO
>>>2007 Annual Summit in Miami, FL
>>>2006 Annual Summit in Austin, TX

CDFA National Sponsors

  • Alliant Insurance Services, Inc.
  • BNY Mellon
  • Bricker Graydon LLP
  • Business Oregon
  • CohnReznick
  • Frost Brown Todd LLP
  • Grow America | Formerly NDC
  • Hawes Hill and Associates LLP
  • Hawkins Delafield & Wood LLP
  • Ice Miller LLP
  • KeyBanc Capital Markets
  • Kutak Rock LLP
  • McGuireWoods
  • MuniCap, Inc.
  • NW Financial Group, LLC
  • PGAV Planners, LLC
  • Raza Development Fund
  • SB Friedman Development Advisors
  • Stifel Nicolaus
  • U.S. Bank
  • Wells Fargo Securities
  • Z. The Bond Buyer
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