2024 Spring Conference

For Public Housing Authorities

New York State Public Housing Authority Directors Association
March 27 and 28

Turning Stone Resort Casino
Exit 33 off NYS Thruway
Verona, New York

We are excited to host our 2024 Spring Conference at Turning Stone Resort Casino. The conference will start with a Pre-Conference Training March 25 and 26. The NSPIRE Protocols for Public Housing, Multi Family, and Section 8 assisted units. Dennis DiBello of American Property Consultants will present a 1 and ½ day session on the definitions, rules and inspection items associated with implementation of the new Inspection requirement. Mr. DiBello is actively involved in the new inspection protocol with HUD-REAC, and other National Associations. The fall conference will feature tracks that include Public Housing Management and Section 8, updates on pressing issues such as HOTMA and Commissioners sessions. Attendees will receive an update on what’s happening in Washington with Congress, HUD updates, and news from Albany. This conference is geared for anyone in the affordable housing industry and is the premiere conference for housing professionals in the Northeast. .

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Wednesday, March 27
8:00 am – 9:00 am Conference Registration
8:00 am – 9:00 am Breakfast in the Exhibit Hall
9:00 am – 10:00 am Welcome by NYSPHADA President, Bill Simmons and Keynote Address
10:15 am – 11:45 am Breakout Sessions
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm NYSPHADA Scholarship luncheon
1:30 pm – 3:00 pm Legislative Update
3:15 pm – 4:45 pm Breakout Sessions
5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Attendee and Exhibitor Reception
Thursday, March 28
8:00 am – 9:00 am Breakfast in the Exhibit Hall Breakout Sessions
9:00 am – 10:30 am Session
10:30 am – 11:00 am Ending Session

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Conference Registration

ALL individuals must register online at

Member $400.00
Non-Member $500.00
Spouse/Guest $125.00
HUD/NYS-HCR $85.00

Registration fee includes all materials, attendance to all sessions, continental breakfasts, scholarship luncheon, and reception.

Cancellation prior to March 1 will receive a full refund. Cancellations after March 1 will be subject to a 40% administrative fee.


Turning Stone Casino and Resort
Exit 33 off NYS Thruway
Verona, New York

All housing representatives must make their own hotel arrangements. Please let the hotel know you are with NYSPHADA to receive the special group rate of $171. Request rooms in the Tower as they are closer to the meeting space on the first floor.

Cut-off date for rooms is March 4, 2024.

You must bring a signed letter on Authority letterhead listing all individuals authorized for attendance from your Authority for occupancy tax exemption and tax- exempt certificate for sales tax exemption.

Parking and Hotel Access

Please park in the parking garage. The garage has elevator access to the 2nd floor, once on the 2nd floor, take the escalator to the 1st floor to check in. You may also check in at the front valet entrance.

Any questions regarding the conference or hotel. Please contact Deborah Kessler .

We look forward to seeing you on March 27!


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