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Richmond Fed Presents Panels on Community Development in Raleigh, North Carolina, on February 10, 2015

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Tue., Feb. 10, 2015
9:35 a.m.

Raleigh Convention Center, Raleigh, NC


The Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond presents two panel discussions on innovations in community development at the 30th Annual Emerging Issues Forum on February 10, 2015. Richmond Fed President Jeffrey M. Lacker is also a featured speaker for the event.


February 10, 2015


Raleigh Convention Center
500 South Salisbury Street
Raleigh, NC 27601

Full agenda


9:35 – 10:25 a.m. 
“Financing Our Market and Community Innovations”

The panel will discuss how to raise, deploy and facilitate capital to meet community economic goals. (Livestreaming)

Moderated by William Burckart
Co-founder, Impact Economy (North America) LLC

Timothy “Scott” Case
CEO, Main Street Genome

Jenny Kassan
CEO, Cutting Edge Capital

Daniel “Dan” Nissenbaum
Managing Director, Urban Investment Group, Goldman Sachs Bank USA

The dialogue continues with a break-out discussion after the forum.


2:45 – 3:30 p.m. Room 306B
“Connecting Our Communities: Innovation at Work”

Panelists will explore innovations for community development corporations and rural communities, as well as funding initiatives.

Media Registration

Please register at least 48 hours in advance.

Richmond Fed Media Contact

Laura Fortunato
Richmond Fed Media Relations
(804) 697-8196
(804) 698-0927 (mobile)

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Jim Strader (804) 697-8956 (804) 332-0207 (mobile)