2014 CDFA National Development Finance Summit Nov. 18-21, Scottsdale
Hosted by the Industrial Development Authority of the City of Scottsdale
Columbus, OH – CDFA is thrilled to announce that the 2014 CDFA National Development Finance Summit will take place November 18-21 in beautiful Scottsdale, AZ. The 2014 CDFA National Summit is generously hosted by the Industrial Development Authority of the City of Scottsdale. CDFA would like to extend its gratitude for the great support from Scottsdale and looks forward to what is sure to be the best CDFA National Summit in our 32 year history.
In addition to hosting the 2014 CDFA National Development Finance Summit, the Scottsdale IDA is also fueling the launch of the new CDFA Arizona Financing Roundtable. The Roundtable is a specialized state initiative that will work to provide education, research, resources and networking for the development finance community of Arizona. The CDFA Arizona Financing Roundtable will hold a one-day conference on November 18 prior to the start of the full CDFA National Summit.
“CDFA is excited to be partnering with the Scottsdale IDA to host the 2014 CDFA National Summit. Through the generous support and partnership from the Scottsdale IDA, we promise to bring Arizona the finest event in our history and we are thrilled to be launching our newest state roundtable in the Grand Canyon state”, said CDFA President & CEO Toby Rittner.
In subsequent years, the CDFA Arizona Financing Roundtable will continue to hold events and build the development finance community within the state. More details on the Roundtable are coming soon.
“I am pleased that Scottsdale has the opportunity to act as the host location for such an important national conference of finance professionals, and look forward to welcoming them here in November,” said Mayor W.J. “Jim” Lane.
“On behalf of the City of Scottsdale Industrial Development Authority (IDA), we want to extend a warm welcome the Council of Development Finance Agencies (CDFA) and all practitioners involved in development finance to our City,” said Marc Grayson, President of the City of Scottsdale Industrial Development Authority.
The CDFA National Development Finance Summit is the premier development finance event of the year with over 350 of the industry’s top leaders meeting in Scottsdale. The CDFA National Summit will feature nearly 100 experts speaking on topics as far ranging as bond finance, revolving loan funds and public-private partnerships to early stage capital, crowdfunding and clean energy finance. The program will feature 20+ topics with workshops, showcases, awards, drilldowns, forecasts, debates and interactive sessions built for both education and networking. This year’s CDFA National Summit will also include a mobile tour of Scottsdale economic development projects and an exclusive golf invitational for those interested in playing.
More information regarding the 2014 CDFA National Development Finance Summit will be available at www.cdfa.net soon. In the meantime, be sure to save the dates from November 18-21, 2014 and join us in beautiful Scottsdale, AZ.
The Council of Development Finance Agencies is a national association dedicated to the advancement of development finance concerns and interests. CDFA is comprised of the nation’s leading and most knowledgeable members of the development finance community representing public, private and non-profit entities alike. For more information about CDFA, visit www.cdfa.net.