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Last Updated: 09/26/16

Upcoming Events

CEDRIC serves as a system-wide clearinghouse for upcoming forums, conferences, seminars and workshops across the country. Events are listed in chronological order.

Banking and the Economy: A Forum for Minority Bankers

September 28-29, 2016
Kansas City, MO

The Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City will host a forum for minority bankers that will address the economy, the U.S. payments system, and career and leadership strategies. The target audience for this forum is minority bank leaders who manage key areas and who are generally within two reporting levels from a senior officer. Read more...

ECONversations Special Edition Webcast: Selecting a Reserve Bank President

October 6, 2016

Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Dennis P. Lockhart will step down from his position on February 28, 2017. The Atlanta Fed's board of directors has launched a nationwide search to find the next president. What does it take to be a Federal Reserve Bank president, and how will a candidate be selected? Find out in a special edition of ECONversations with Tom Fanning, chairman, president, and chief executive officer of Southern Company and chair of the Atlanta Fed's board. Fanning will discuss the qualifications necessary to be a Reserve Bank president and answer questions live about the search process. Read More...


2016 Rail~Volution Conference

October 9-12, 2016
San Francisco, CA

Rail~Volution is four days of energizing events that connect citizen activists, developers, nonprofit and business leaders, planners, local elected officials, community and housing advocates, transportation system operators and government officials from around the country Share your insights and expand your network in more than 75+ workshops and 20+ mobile workshops focusing on fun, energizing exchanges and creative problem solving grounded in best practices. Read more...

Reentry Solutions for Success

October 19-20, 2016
Ontario, CA

Success in reentry is so much more than reducing recidivism. Success in reentry means creating the conditions that enable returning men and women to have the best shot at a new beginning. This stimulating and informative event will gather stakeholders from across California to network, share, and strategize around the most effective and innovative solutions that support the successful reintegration of formerly incarcerated people. Read More...


Housing + Health: Building Blocks of Equity and Opportunity

November 17, 2016
Austin, TX

Join the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, HousingWorks Austin, and Children's Optimal Health for "Housing + Health: Building Blocks of Equity and Opportunity." This summit will bring together diverse audiencesincluding health care, community development and financial institutions—to better understand challenges and opportunities around creating and investing in vibrant, healthy, mixed-income communities. Read more...