Catalysts Wanted! Be a Speaker at BC’s Affordable Housing Conference

  19 March 2024

Are you passionate about non-profit housing? Are you eager to share your wisdom? If so, this post is for you! The Housing Central 2024 conference team is preparing for this year’s event for the annual Housing Central Conference, and are seeking proposals for education session speakers and housing tours.

Looking for range of topics…

They are seeking articulate speakers with a depth of knowledge in on or more topics related to community housing. Education sessions generally focus on the leadership, operations, and maintenance of non-profit housing organizations and buildings. However, other issues relevant to the affordable housing sector are encouraged.

… and a diversity of speakers

The call for proposals isn’t limited to housing professionals. Housing Central actively encourages submissions from a diverse array of backgrounds. Groundbreaking insights can emerge from any corner of the community, whether a non-profit manager, government program admission, academic researchers, or private sector planners.

Individuals with lived experiences are especially encouraged to submit a proposal. Whether you’re a board member offering invaluable perspectives on community cohesion or a resident sharing insights on relocation, your contributions are invaluable to the discourse.

Submission Details

Feeling inspired? The submission deadline is April 5th. So the clock is ticking for your opportunity to share your insights at this important event.

That’s not all. This year, Housing Central is also accepting proposals for their popular off-site housing tours. If you have a unique housing model that merits attention, this is your chance to showcase it to a small group of delegates.

For those keen on education sessions, kindly direct your attention to this online form.

For those eager to spotlight their housing sites on an off-site tour, navigate to this online form.

About Housing Central

Housing Central 2024: BC's affordable housing conferences conference.

The annual Housing Central Conference is a partnership between BC Non-Profit Housing Association, Aboriginal Housing Management Association and the Co-operative Housing Federation of BC. It is Canada’s leading professional development event for the community housing sector.

Each year offers an exciting mix of keynote speakers, education sessions, tradeshow exhibitors and special events designed to bring the sector together for three days of sharing knowledge, ideas, and inspiration.

Interested in working with our sector? Learn about our sponsorship opportunities here.

SAVE THE DATE! The next Housing Central Conference will take place November 18 to 20, 2024 at the Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre Hotel.