OUR REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS OFFICIALLY ENDED ON APRIL 30, 2018. IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS, PLEASE EMAIL KRISTIN GINGER AT KRISTIN@HOUSINGACTIONIL.ORG.
Housing Action Illinois invites you to submit proposals for our 2018 conference. We are particularly interested in sessions that have clear suggestions for action, outline practical strategies, or share paths for implementing ideas. You do not need to be a Housing Action Illinois member to be a presenter. We will consider proposals in these topic areas:
• Ending Homelessness• Public Policy Advocacy• Housing Counseling• Affordable Housing Development• Leadership and Professional Development
If you have recommendations for potential session topics but do not have a presenter in mind, please provide your suggestions in the "Session Description" section below.
SESSION FORMAT: While our typical session setup is a straightforward presentation or discussion panel, we welcome creative formats that promote peer engagement and hands-on workshops. Most sessions will run for 75 minutes. All sessions should allocate time for Q&A.
DEADLINE: Submit your proposal by Monday, April 30.
CONTACT: If you have questions, please email Kristin Ginger at firstname.lastname@example.org.
ABOUT THE HOUSING MATTERS! CONFERENCE: Housing Action Illinois is a statewide coalition of 160+ member organizations. Since our beginning more than 30 years ago, we have brought housing practitioners and advocates together from across Illinois to foster collaborative relationships and strengthen communities. Each year, hundreds join us at our annual conference to learn best practices, get updates on the latest issues in housing from leaders in the field, and network. Together, we build expertise, experience, and the capacity to make our communities better.