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CEDRIC's mission is to foster research related to community and economic development issues.
Last Updated: 07/08/16

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.

Workplace Financial Wellness: Tools to Help Employees Build Financial Stability and Wealth

July 12, 2016

Join economic and nonprofit leaders in a discussion focused on how employers can connect their employees with financial wellness programs and products. Because financial stress significantly impacts employee performance, there is a business case compelling more employers to offer such programs. Register now!

Call for Papers: Tenth Biennial Federal Reserve System Community Development Research Conference

August 19, 2016
Washington, DC

The Federal Reserve System Community Development Research Conference is a unique event that convenes researchers, policymakers and practitioners to consider important issues people and their communities face. The 2017 conference will focus on the economic futures of America's kids and communities. Conference organizers seek to create a robust discussion around the state of — and the role for — community development in child and youth development, and the implications that such development has for the economy. The Community Affairs Officers of the Federal Reserve System invite original, high-quality research from economics, education, health, housing, sociology, public policy, psychology and other pertinent fields that can spur engaging dialogue. Abstracts are due no later than August 19, 2016. Read more...

2016 National Community Affairs Conference: Exploring Financial Resiliency and Mobility

September 7-8, 2016
Kansas City, MO

Join us as we take a fresh look at a variety of issues that affect the financial wellness of LMI communities, including health, housing, jobs, education and consumer finance. We will explore unique approaches to issues that continue to affect the financial resiliency and mobility of LMI households. Read more...

Reinventing Our Communities Conference: Transforming Our Economies

September 21-23, 2016
Philadelphia, PA

Join the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia and its co-sponsors at the seventh biennial Reinventing Our Communities. This conference will explore building a transformative economy that enables low- and moderate-income communities to better connect people and place to capital. Over the three-day event, we will highlight strategies to create places of opportunity, develop the local workforce for a global marketplace, and provide wealth and opportunity inclusively to all segments of the population. Read more...

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...

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...