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Friday, October 28, 2016

P2: TAKE IT TO THE BANK: PRIVATE FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES FOR BROWNFIELD REDEVELOPMENT
Time: 8:15–9:15 AM
Room: Commonwealth Salon 4

Banks and Economic Development Corporations work with qualified purchasers of sites that require regulatory approvals for cleanup and redevelopment. An informed purchaser, one who utilizes strong legal counsel and qualified consultants experienced in brownfield redevelopment, will have the best possible outcome to enable them to find financing opportunities and gain the regulatory approvals needed for a successful transaction. Join us for a five-person panel discussion with seasoned professionals in the field of funding brownfield redevelopment in Central Pennsylvania.

Speakers: Don Wagner, Esq., Stevens & Lee, Reading, PA; Jim Cinelli, P.E., Liberty Environmental, Reading, PA; Carolyn French, Fulton Bank, Lancaster, PA; Lyle Hosler, Economic Development Company of Lancaster County, Lancaster, PA; Pat Dixon, Fulton Financial Corporation, Lancaster, PA

P3: A LOOK INTO THE CRYSTAL BALL
Time: 9:15–10:15 AM
Room: Commonwealth Salon 4

Please join us as one of Lancaster’s brightest business minds shares his predications for the U.S. economy and real estate trends for the upcoming year.

Speakers: David B. Hanson, CPA CFA CTFA, Fulton Financial Advisors, Lancaster, PA

MORNING BREAK
TIME: 10:15–10:45 AM
Time for the morning stretch break, and time to network with fellow attendees.

P4: SHOW ME THE MONEY: FEDERAL FUNDING AND PRIVATE FOUNDATIONS
Chair: Jill Gaito, Michael Baker International, Carlisle, PA

Time: 10:45–11:45 AM
Room: Commonwealth Salon 4

Two of the nation’s leading experts will help you successfully navigate the world of brownfield financing. At our first stop, our experts will explore several key federal funding programs, how they can be used and when to apply. At our next stop, our experts will explore the role and financial resources of private foundations. Along the way, our experts will share practical tips, proven strategies and real world examples from their many years of experience.

Speakers: Charlie Bartsch, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, D.C.; Mathew Ward, Sustainable Strategies, Washington, DC

CONFERENCE CONCLUSION AND CLOSING REMARKS
TIME: 11:45 AM–12:00 PM
Room: Commonwealth Salon 4

 

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