2017 Annual Conference
May 21 - 24 2017

Washington DC area

Conference Check In
Saturday May 20.. 1- 4 PM
Sunday May 21 .. 1- 6 PM

Midwest Association of Housing Cooperatives Annual conference is collectively, shaping our future. And in fact, the event is broader still, showcasing ideas that matter in any discipline. The format is fast paced: 50+ classes over the course of three days.(to say nothing of the evening events). This immerse environment allows attendees and speakers from vastly different fields to cross-fertilize and draw inspiration from unlikely places


About the Conference

Each year, MAHC’s Annual Conference brings together your peers, colleagues and industry experts in cooperative housing to discuss issues and learn how to strengthen cooperative housing.

Who Should Attend

Cooperative Volunteer Board Members Professional Cooperative Managers and their Employees Industry Professionals such as lawyers, CPAs and leaders who service the housing cooperative community



Certified Classes

CCM– May 20 & 21, 2017
CCD~ May 20 & 21, 2017


More Information




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Registration for Conference

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Our 2017 program will include the following courses (subject to change):

Financial Considerations for Cooperatives

  • Financial asset management
  • Financing in 2016

Cooperative Governance Issues

  • Policies and procedures
  • Know your role
  • What makes a leader?
  • Governance
  • Board of Directors face lift
  • Member and board relations

Cooperative Planning and Marketing

  • Social Media
  • Applicant Screening
  • Marketing –

Improving Your Operations

  • Activities
  • Coop life insurance
  • Effective Contract Administration.
  • Technology on the cheep
  • Building blocks of effective Maintenance
  • The eye of the beholder

Legal and ethical Issues

  • To catch a thief
  • Legal Update
  • The role of Professionals
  • Fair Housing
  • Ethics
  • Sexual Harassment

Cooperative Basics

  • President / vice president
  • Secretary
  • Treasurer
  • No conflict here
  • Cooperatives that make a difference

Just some of the classes

Crystal Gateway Marriott,
1700 Jefferson Davis Highway,
Arlington, VA, 22202,
(703) 920-3230


Free shuttle to and from Airport to Hotel.