Frequently Asked Questions

When does the conference start? 

The 2020 conference has been postponed from June until September. Programming will begin promptly at 9:00 am on Wednesday, September 2nd. Registration will open at 8:00 am. The first session is a plenary session and the speakers will begin at 9:00.


Do you offer scholarships?

We are pleased to be able to offer a limited number of scholarships for the conference. These scholarships are made possible because of our generous sponsors. We are offering scholarships to cover all conference registration costs and will also provide up to $50 in expenses to cover the costs of the hotel and travel. Reimbursement for these costs will be provided after the conference, once we have received receipts. Scholarship recipients will receive reimbursement procedures at registration. To apply for a scholarship, please send an email to with the following information:

  • Name
  • Organization/Company/Affiliation
  • Have you received a scholarship for this event in the past?
  • A statement explaining why you require a scholarship in order to attend, and what you hope to gain from this year’s conference.

Please do not register with a scholarship ticket until you have been approved. 

Can I pay by check?

Yes, if you wish to pay by check, you may do so. Please contact with your choice of sessions and any dietary restrictions. Please note that your registration will not be confirmed until we receive payment. Checks should be made out to Wisconsin Partnership for Housing Development and mailed to: 2045 Atwood Ave, Ste 101A, Madison, WI 53704.

What is the cancellation policy?

If you find you need to cancel your conference registration, please email If you cancel before August 1st, you will receive a full refund less a $25 administration fee. If you cancel your registration after August 1st, no refund can be made.

How much does registration cost?

The different registration types include:

  • Early Bird Two-Day Registration (prior to August 1, 2020) – $150
  • Regular Two-Day Registration (after August 1, 2020) – $175
  • Wednesday Only Registration – $100
  • Thursday Only Registration – $100


When does registration start?

Registration is currently open with a closing date of August 31, 2020. Please see the registration tab on this site.

How do I make a hotel reservation?

Please refer to the information noted on the registration tab of this site. You may reserve rooms online through The Hyatt Regency.