2022 Convention Information

The 2022 Washington Affordable Housing Management convention, which will be held April 18-20, 2022 at the Spokane Convention Center in Spokane, Wa. 

Registration is now closed. There is no on-site registration.

CANCELLATION POLICY:   After April 13 there is no refund for cancellations. 
Substitutions are welcome at no charge.

Keynote Speakers

John Medina

Wherever the very latest neuroscience intersects with real-world challenges facing the workplace, classroom, homelife or healthcare, and our everyday lives, you’ll find energizing insights from brain scientist John Medina. His client-customized presentations, based on his own research and the findings of others share a common takeaway: How to optimize the performance of the performance of the human brain by improving practices, interactions and environments. Whether you’re looking to maximize productivity, enhance creativity and innovation, improve learning and engagement, design brain-healthy spaces, make better hiring choices, or understand teenage behavior, Dr. Medina unlocks solutions and explains the fascinating inner-workings of the human brain with his trademark humor and enthusiasm. Acknowledged as one of the most engaging and crowd-pleasing speakers in the world of neuroscience, Dr. Medina is a developmental molecular biologist at the University of Washington School of Medicine (Department of Bioengineering). His research interests focus on the genes behind brain development and psychiatric conditions. He was the Founding Director of the Talaris Research Institute, studying how infants encode and process information at the cognitive, cellular and molecular level.
Dr. Medina has recently expanded his professional interests into the corporate world, from tech business practice to architecture and healthcare. He regularly speaks on topics ranging from increasing management effectiveness to designing creative brain-friendly office buildings, from unconscious bias and sexual harassment training to how to give non-boring presentations.

Galen Emanuele

Galen transforms the way teams and organizations approach and establish culture, perform together, and impact each other at work. His unique content massively improves team dynamics, communication, EQ, and generates high-level performance and engagement. Galen has a unique gift of cutting through the noise and fluffy language to translate broad concepts into simple, practical skills and mindsets. A highly sought-after international speaker, with clients including Microsoft, Safeway, and NASA, Galen is also a world-class improviser and has toured with the cast from Whose Line Is It Anyway?

 

Session Information


 Session Descriptions