24th Annual Fair Lending Conference: Fair Housing in Era of Foreclosure and Abandonment

Friday, June 28, 2013
8:45am- 3:00pm

1717 Euclid Avenue
Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs
Roberta Steinbacher Atrium
Cleveland State University

About the Forum

The keynote speaker at this year's Fair Lending Conference will be Senator Sherrod Brown, US Senator for Ohio and member of Senate Banking Committee. He will be addressing the issue of Banks Too Big to Fail and the difficulties of implementing the attorney general settlement. Four panels, Implementing the National Mortgage Agreement, Metrics of Foreclosure and Abaondoment, New approaches to Complex Urban Problems, and Alternative Financial Structures to Support Community Lending will feature regional and nation speakers who will address solutions to the foreclosure crisis.


8:45-8:50am -Conference Welcome

8:50-9:00am - Introduction of Senator Sherrod Brown

9-9:45am - Keynote address-Ohio Senator Sherrod Brown

9:45-11:00am - Implementing the National Mortgage Agreement

11:00am-12:15pm- Metrics of Foreclosure and Abandonment

12:15-12:45pm -Lunch and New approaches to Complex Urban Problems-Panel

12:45-1:00pm -Break

1:00-2:00pm –Alternative Financial Structures to Support Community Lending

2:00-3:00pm -Capstone Report

All forum events are free and open to the public.