Redevelopment: Growing Communities and Building Opportunities

October 16-18, 2019 |Hilton Tampa Downtown

WELCOME

The Florida Redevelopment Association 2019 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 16, 2019

THURSDAY
OCTOBER 17, 2019

FRIDAY
OCTOBER 18, 2019

Featured Speakers

LENORA BILLINGS-HARRIS, CSP

President & CEO, UbuntuGlobal, Certified Speaking Professional

Lenora Billings-Harris, CSP (Certified Speaking Professional) is a CPAE (Council of Peers Award of Excellence) Hall of Fame speaker and an internationally recognized authority in the areas of inclusion, diversity and bias. She has been included as one of the 100 Global Thought Leaders on Diversity and Inclusion by The Society of Human Resource Management and was named by Diversity Woman Magazine as one of the twenty top influential diversity leaders in the US.

MATTHEW PETTY

City Planner and Real Estate Developer

Matthew is a city planner and real estate developer who has also been elected three times to the Fayetteville City Council. Matthew has a deep understanding of American zoning and development codes and infrastructure planning processes. He has facilitated numerous public hearings and stakeholder engagement efforts, and his first mixed-use project as an owner-developer is under construction.

 

CHARLES L. MAROHN, JR., PE, AICP

Founder and President of Strong Towns

Marohn is the lead author of Thoughts on Building Strong Towns — Volume 1, Volume 2 and Volume 3 — as well as the author of A World Class Transportation System. He hosts the Strong Towns Podcast and is a primary writer for Strong Towns’ web content. He has presented Strong Towns concepts in hundreds of cities and towns across North America and in 2017 was named one of the 10 Most Influential Urbanists of all time by Planetizen.

What attendees are saying about the 2018 Conference!

The second episode of the Redevelopment Works podcast is live! In this episode, we take a deep dive into RFPS, CCNA and “Piggybacking” with our special guest Cliff Shepard. To listen, click here: redevelopment.net/podcast/ ...

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FRA wishes you a Happy Fourth of July! We appreciate all the hard work and dedication of CRA’s and the various festivities they help facilitate. However you choose to celebrate, please make sure to stay healthy and safe! ...

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The second episode of the Redevelopment Works podcast is live! In this episode, we take a deep dive into RFPS, CCNA and “Piggybacking” with our special guest Cliff Shepard. To listen, click here: https://t.co/voN1UqoT7r https://t.co/PsTueGOdiP FLRedevel photo

FRA is committed to keeping redevelopment professionals up to date with the latest resources and information on COVID-19. Click the link below to utilize the latest government, legal and business resources to help you navigate the impacts of #Coronavirus. https://t.co/vohEk0bRDQ https://t.co/pubu9xvuIJ FLRedevel photo

FRA wishes you a Happy Fourth of July! We appreciate all the hard work and dedication of CRA’s and the various festivities they help facilitate. However you choose to celebrate, please make sure to stay healthy and safe! https://t.co/ujwLbuBhG8 FLRedevel photo

Congratulations to the @NoMiNews CRA for approving a new redevelopment plan! This 5-Year Strategic Finance Plan and Action Plan will be a guide to all things redevelopment in the North Miami CRA area.
https://t.co/kXKecVRwo9

Check out @NoMiNews work to transform its community! The renovation of Liberty Garden Park is noticeable from a distance thanks to a new augmented-reality mural overlooking 125th Street. A great example of why #RedevelopmentWorks! To read more, click here: https://t.co/9PUah7c2He