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April 2018

Director Melvin L. Watt at the National Association of Minority Mortgage Bankers of America (NAAMBA) CONNECT 2018 
An Update  From FHFA on Minority Homeownership 

Date: 4/13/2018

Location: The Westin Buckhead Atlanta Hotel, 3391 Peachtree Road NE, Atlanta, Georgia 30326 

December 2017

Director Melvin L. Watt to give remarks at MBA's Summit on Diversity and Inclusion

Date: 12/4/2017

Location: Capital Hilton, 1001 16th Street, NW, Washington, D.C. 20036


October 2017

Director Melvin L. Watt - General Session - A View From Washington at MBA Annual Convention and Expo 2017

Date: 10/23/2017

Time: 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM

Location: Denver Convention Center, 700 14th Street, Denver, CO 80202

Director Melvin L. Watt Before the House Financial Services Committee

Full Committee Hearing: "Sustainable Housing Finance: An Update from the Director of the Federal Housing Finance Agency"

Date: 10/3/2017

Time: 10:00 AM

Location: 2128 Rayburn House Office Building, Washington, D.C.


FHFA Appraisal Industry Workshop

Date: 10/11/2017

Time: 8:30 AM - 1 PM

Location: Federal Housing Finance Agency, Constitution Center, 400 7th Street, SW, Washington, D.C. 20219

Note: Attendance by invitation, event closed to media


August 2017

Director Melvin L. Watt to deliver keynote address at National Association of Real Estate Brokers (NAREB) Annual Convention

Date: 8/1/2017

Time: 7:30 PM - 10:30 PM

Location: Intercontinental Hotel, 444 St. Charles Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70130


May 2017

Director Melvin L. Watt to address 2017 FHLBanks Annual Directors Conference

Date: 5/23/2017

Time: 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Location: The Omni Shoreham Hotel, 2500 Calvert Street, NW, Washington, D.C. 20008

Note: Event closed to media, remarks posted day of event


An Update from the Federal Housing Finance Agency

(North Carolina Bankers Association American Mortgage Conference)

Date: 5/18/2017

Time: 9:15 AM - 10:00 AM

Location: Raleigh Marriott City Center, 500 Fayetteville Street, Raleigh, North Carolina 27601


Director Melvin L. Watt Before the U.S. Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, & Urban Affairs

Full Committee Hearing: "The Status of the Housing Finance System After Nine Years of Conservatorship"

Date: 5/11/2017

Time: 10:00 AM

Location: Dirksen Senate Office Building, Washington, D.C.


October 2016

A Conversation with GSE Leadership with Opening Remarks by Director Melvin L. Watt 

(MBA Annual Convention and Expo 2016)

Date: 10/24/2016

Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: Second Level Auditorium

Hynes Convention Center, 900 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02115


May 2016

Director Melvin L. Watt to address 2016 FHLBanks Annual Directors Conference

Date: 5/24/2016

Time: 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Location: Mandarin Oriental, 1330 Maryland Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20024

Note: Event closed to media, remarks posted day of event


March 2016

Public Policy Luncheon with FHFA Director Melvin L. Watt

(Women in Housing & Finance, Inc.)

Date: 3/22/2016

Time: 12:00 - 1:30 PM

Location: K&L Gates, 1601 K Street, NW, Washington, D.C. 20006


February 2016

Director Melvin L. Watt to deliver keynote address at Bipartisan Policy Center

Date: 2/18/2016

Time: 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM

Location: 1225 Eye Street, NW, Suite 1000, Washington, D.C. 20005


Nina Nichols, FHFA Deputy Director, Division of Enterprise Regulation, to speak at Women in Housing & Finance Brown Bag Lunch:  Women Who Matter in the Public Sector

Date:  2/2/2016

Time:  12:00 - 1:30 PM

Location:  Venable LLP, 575 7th Street, NW, Washington D.C. 20004


December 2015

Director Melvin L. Watt Before the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Financial Services

"Oversight of the Financial Stability Oversight Council (FSOC)"

Date: 12/8/2015

Time: 10:00 AM

Location: 2128 Rayburn House Office Building, Washington, D.C. 20515


October 2015

Director Melvin L. Watt to address MBA's Annual Convention & Expo 2015

Date: 10/19/2015

Time: 10:15 - 11:30 AM (Pacific Time)

Location: San Diego Convention Center, 111 West Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92101


Sandra Thompson, FHFA Deputy Director for Division of Housing, Mission and Goals, to address 88th Annual National Bankers Association Convention

Date: 10/6/2015

Time:  Keynote Luncheon

Location: Hilton Desoto, 15 E. Liberty, Savannah, Georgia 31401


May 2015

Director Melvin L. Watt to address 2015 FHLBanks Annual Directors Conference

Date: 5/13/2015

Time: 11:55 AM

Location: Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill, 400 New Jersey Avenue, Washington, D.C., 20001

Note: Event closed to media, remarks posted day of event


Director Melvin L. Watt is Lunch Keynote at Summit 2015:  Greenlining's 22nd Annual Economic Summit

Date: 5/8/2015

Time: 12 noon (Pacific Time)

Location:  J.W. Marriott Hotel, Los Angeles at L.A. LIVE, 900 West Olympic, Los Angeles, CA 90015


April 2015

FHFA General Counsel, Alfred Pollard, Before the Nevada Legislature, Senate Committee on Judiciary on S.B. 306 which revises provisions relating to liens on real property located within a common-interest community

Date:  4/8/2015

Time:  1:00 PM (Pacific Time)

Location: Room 2134 of the Legislative Building, 401 S. Carson Street, Carson City, NV 89701

Videoconferenced to Room 4412E of the Grant Sawyer State Office Building, 555 E. Washington Avenue, Las Vegas, NV 89101


March 2015

Director Melvin L. Watt to address Goldman Sachs Housing Finance Conference

Date: 3/5/2015

Time: 1:00 PM

Location:  Conrad New York; 102 North End Avenue; New York, NY 10282


Director Melvin L. Watt to attend HARP Outreach event

Date: 3/4/2015

Time: 11:30 AM

Location:  Mary Burch Theater, 303 University Avenue, Newark, NJ 07102

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