Below is an outline of events for which all working group participants must be pre-registered.
Click here to view a detailed schedule PDF, which includes full descriptions of plenary and breakout sessions, as well as goals and anticipated outcomes for the meeting.
Day 1: Tuesday, November 13, 2018, 2:00 – 8:30pm
2:00 – 4:30pm Tour of Cleveland’s middle neighborhoods
5:30 – 5:45pm Welcome by Joel Ratner, Cleveland Neighborhood Progress, and The Honorable Frank Jackson, Mayor of the city of Cleveland
5:45 – 7:30pm Panel Discussion and Q&A: “The Essential Role of Middle Neighborhoods in Comprehensive Development”
7:30 – 8:30pm Cocktail Reception at Merwin’s Wharf
Day 2: Wednesday, November 14, 2018, 8:00am – 5:00pm
Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland – BY INVITATION ONLY*
8:00 – 8:30am Registration and Breakfast
8:30 – 10:00am Opening Plenary: Building Advocacy for Middle Neighborhoods
10:05 – 11:00am Round I: Concurrent Breakout Sessions
11:00 – 11:15am Break
11:15am – 12:00pm Presentation on New Research
12:00 – 1:15pm Lunch Plenary: Mobilizing an Inclusive Movement
1:15 – 1:30pm Break
1:30 – 2:25pm Round II: Concurrent Breakout Sessions
2:30 – 3:25pm Round III: Concurrent Breakout Sessions
3:25 – 3:35pm Break
3:35 – 5:00pm Concluding Plenary: Goals and Next Steps
Partners for the Cleveland working group meeting include The American Assembly, The Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, NeighborWorks America, Cleveland Neighborhood Progress, Old Brooklyn Community Development Corporation with support from Lincoln Institute of Land Policy, the National Alliance of Community Economic Development Associations, and Cleveland State University’s Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs.
If you have questions or would like to attend the working group meeting, contact Stephanie Sung at firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you have received an invitation and have questions about registration, email Mark Leneker at email@example.com.