Redevelopment: Growing Communities and Building Opportunities

October 24-26, 2018 |Sanibel Harbour Marriott

WELCOME

The Florida Redevelopment Association 2018 Annual Conference provides real-world solutions to the ever-changing landscape of challenges faced by agencies, organizations and businesses committed to successful redevelopment initiatives across Florida. Redevelopment professionals, elected officials and business community leaders will find insight and inspiration through nationally recognized speakers, engaging workshops and mobile tours to fuel their passion for transforming their community.

SCHEDULE

WEDNESDAY
OCTOBER 24, 2018

THURSDAY
OCTOBER 25, 2018

FRIDAY
OCTOBER 26, 2018

Featured Speakers

GYPSY C. GALLARDO, M.P.P.

CEO, Urban Market Analytics, A division of The Power Broker Media Group

Gypsy Gallardo is CEO of Urban Market Analytics, a Florida-based firm that specializes in designing, funding, and evaluating place-based solutions. Focus is on those that “move the needle” of economic progress for low-income people and communities, including redevelopment strategies, community economy growth plans, workforce development, and initiatives to accelerate poverty reduction.

JOSEPH PARILLA

Brookings Metropolitan Policy Program

As a fellow at the Brookings Institution’s Metropolitan Policy Program, Joseph conducts research on the trends and policies that shape economic performance in cities and regions in the United States and across the world. As the lead scholar on the program’s Global Cities Initiative, he has conducted numerous studies of regional economic conditions, including metro-level trade, productivity, and competitiveness assessments.

What attendees are saying about the 2017 Conference!

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This year’s Planning Studies Award went to the @PalmettoCRA for Community Sustainability Partnership Program! Congratulations, and thank you for your hard work in making our communities a better place! #FRAConference2018 https://t.co/DS2jlJ9gil FLRedevel photo

This year’s Rehabilitation Renovation or Reuse Project Award went to the @cityofocala for Ivy’s on the Square! Congratulations, and thank you for all your hard work in making our communities a better place! #FRAConference2018 https://t.co/YV9ml5EmzD FLRedevel photo

The Mobile Market will bring healthy food options to our community, providing affordable, locally grown produce. Make sure you are there to take part in this fresh food movement on Jan 16, 2019 at 4pm 🥦🌽🍅

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This year’s Outstanding New Building Project Award went to the @LakeWorthCRA for Downtown Lake Worth Shops! Congratulations, and thank you for your hard work in making our communities a better place! #FRAConference2018 https://t.co/rS3Xm3ekpp FLRedevel photo