3rd Annual NYS Redevelopment Summit

Keys to Successful Brownfield Redevelopment in 2018 and Beyond 


June 13 (1 pm)-14th (all day),  2018 
The Armory at Sage College of Albany | 130 New Scotland Ave, Albany, NY 12208 


This one-of-a-kind event brings together elected officials, planners, economic development specialists, community organizations, developers, environmental and engineering consultants, lawyers, state agencies and other experts to connect, learn about trends, funding and best practices to stay competitive and accelerate redevelopment projects.  Join us to make this the most consequential event in 2018 to drive new investment and job creating opportunities.  


“The experts we’ve met at CCLR conferences inspired us to rethink our approach and gave us the tools to accelerate our development efforts.” Holly Granat, Onondaga County Office of the Environment


"Bringing so many practitioners together with specialized knowledge has helped us save time and find money."  Amy Fisk, Niagara County Economic Development Corp. 




Program Agenda


See a detailed program of panels, special features and speakers. 



Select speakers... and more

Venetia Lannon, Deputy Secretary for the Environment

Kevin Gremse, National Development Council

Matt Ward, Sustainable Strategies DC
Sarah Stern Crowell, NYS Department of State 
William Hoblock, Richbell Capital
Tom Lobasso, Environmental Liability Transfer
Bob Murray, Harris Beach 

Justin Rudgick, City of Oswego
Mark Gregor, LaBella Associates

Martin Brand, NYS Department of Environmental Conservation

Brendan Mehaffy, City of Buffalo

Justin Rodgers, Greater Jamaica Development Corp.

..... see our detailed agenda for more.



Marketing Pitch Competition

Submissions are closed, but you'll hear selected pitches from property owners at the "Perfect Your Marketing PItch to Attract Developers" panel. Everyone will gain insights into how to raise the profile of properties and build a community asset stack to attract developers. 


Office Hours


Our on-one-one Office Hour consultations with public and private sector experts is a new feature of our Summit. Office Hour organizations include: U.S. EPA, NYS Department of State, NYS Department of Environmental Conservation, Empire State Development, NYC Office of Environmental Remediation, NYC Brownfields Partnership, Langan, National Development Council, AKRF, Harris Beach, Sustainable Strategies DC, Clean Earth, Skeo Solutions and Knauf Shaw.  Here is a list spotlighting each organization's advisors and expertise.  


Sign up to for Office Hours will take place on June 13th during registration, starting at 1pm. Note that our technical sessions run concurrently with Office Hours so look at the technical sessions schedule here and plan your Office Hours availability around your must-attend technical sessions.  Please call Johanna Roth at 415-418-7405 if you have any questions. 


Lodging / Directions 


CCLR's rooom block has expired.  

The closest hotels are: 

Town Place Suites/Marriott at 22 Holland Ave.  (518) 860-1500

Hillton Garden Inn at 62 New Scottland Ave. (518) 396-3500 



Scholarship Instructions 

We have raised scholarship funds to support non-profits or public entities that need to have the registration fee fully or partially waived in order to attend on a first-come first-served basis. Please fill out this form and contact Johanna Roth at johanna.roth@cclr.org with any questions. 



......and more to come!

Join us as a sponsor or event partner; we welcome your support. Contact jean.hamerman@cclr.org for information.