Events

MCDA hosts three technical assistance conferences each year in spring, fall and winter; and webinars. See below for more information about our events.


Upcoming events

    • October 10, 2024
    • 8:30 AM
    • October 11, 2024
    • 12:00 PM
    • Haworth Hotel, Holland, Michigan

    2024 Annual Fall Conference

    October 10-11, 2024


    Haworth Hotel at Hope College
    Holland, Michigan

    More information coming soon!

    Sponsor/Vendor Information

    Sponsor Letter

    Hotel Information:

    Hayworth Hotel

    Individuals can call the hotel direct at 616.395.7980 and reference the Group Name to confirm the special rate of $169 ++. Reserve rooms by 9.12.2024.


    Courtyard by Marriott - Overflow Hotel (less than 5 min walk)

    Individuals can call the hotel direct at 616.582.8500 and reference the Group Name to confirm the special rate of $169 ++. Reserve rooms by 9.9/2024.


    Registration Notes
    • MCDA members get discounted rates
    • Early registration closes September 26th.
    • Early rate payment must be post-marked or received by 9/26 (if not received, you will be invoiced for the regular rate)
    • Photos will be taken of the conference and may be used in the future. If you have concerns or need to opted out please contact
      Cheryl Anne Farmer. Registrations are non-transferable 
    • No refunds after October 3rd. No EXCEPTIONS!

    Thank you to our conference sponsors!



    Past events

    June 13, 2024 HOME-ARP Virtual Technical Assistance Event
    March 21, 2024 Spring 2024 Technical Assistance Conference
    March 14, 2024 Affordable Housing Symposium -HUD’s Office of Community Planning and Development, Detroit
    September 27, 2023 2023 MCDA & MI NAHRO Joint Conference
    March 16, 2023 Spring 2023 Technical Assistance Conference
    September 28, 2022 2022 Annual MCDA Fall Conference
    June 29, 2022 Is it time for a CDBG-CV pivot?
    March 17, 2022 Spring 2022 Technical Assistance Conference
    November 08, 2021 2021 Annual Fall Conference
    June 30, 2021 Review of Recent CDBG CV Quick Guide and Tool Kit
    March 18, 2021 Spring 2021 Virtual Technical Assistance Conference
    October 21, 2020 MCDA Fall Virtual Conference
    March 19, 2020 Spring 2020 Technical Assistance Conference
    December 04, 2019 Winter 2019 Technical Assistance Conference
    September 18, 2019 2019 Annual Fall Conference
    March 20, 2019 Spring 2019 Technical Assistance Conference
    December 05, 2018 Winter 2018 Technical Assistance Conference
    October 04, 2018 2018 Annual Fall Conference - Real Communities, Real Solutions
    October 03, 2018 Pre Conference IDIS Training with Cloudburst
    March 14, 2018 Spring 2018 Technical Assistance Conference
    December 06, 2017 Winter 2017 Technical Assistance Conference
    October 04, 2017 MCDA 2017 Annual Fall Conference
    March 14, 2017 Spring 2017 Technical Assistance Conference
    December 07, 2016 Winter 2016 Technical Assistance Conference
    October 05, 2016 MCDA 2016 Annual Fall Conference
    October 05, 2016 Lead Professionals Workshop - Lead Safe Home Program Training
    May 19, 2016 Small Contractors Technical Assistance Opportunity Program Conference
    March 15, 2016 Spring 2016 Technical Assistance Conference
    December 02, 2015 Winter 2015 Technical Assistance Conference
    October 21, 2015 Small Contractors Technical Assistance Opportunity Program Conference
    October 01, 2015 MCDA 2015 Annual Fall Conference
    March 12, 2015 Spring 2015 Technical Assistance Conference
    February 12, 2015 MHRSN Webinar - This Old House with CDBG Inspection Styles
    January 08, 2015 MHRSN Webinar - Lead 101
    September 18, 2014 MCDA 2014 Annual Fall Conference
    March 12, 2014 Spring 2014 Technical Assistance Conference
    December 04, 2013 Winter 2013 Technical Assistance Conference
    September 11, 2013 2013 Annual Conference
    March 06, 2013 Spring 2013 Technical Assistance Conference
    December 05, 2012 Winter 2012 Technical Assistance Conference
    September 05, 2012 MCDA Dinner/Annual Meeting
    September 05, 2012 2012 Annual Conference (What Comes Next: Beyond the New Normal)
    March 01, 2012 Spring 2012 Technical Assistance Conference
    December 01, 2011 December 2011 Technical Assistance Conference
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