November 9th - 10th, 2021

13th Annual Financial Literacy Leadership Virtual Conference

Registration is Open for the 13th Annual Financial Literacy Leadership Conference

November 9th - 10th, 2021

Conference Theme: Financial Strategies and Economic Disparities
Location: Virtual

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Registration is Open for the 12th Annual Financial Literacy Leadership Conference

October 7-8, 2019

Conference Theme: Financial Literacy Applications
Location: Crystal Gateway Marriott, Arlington, VA

Conference Registration is Now Open

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Registration is Open for the
11th Annual Financial Literacy Leadership Conference

September 13-14, 2018

Conference Theme:  Wealth: Paying Your Way Forward
Location:  JW Marriott, New Orleans, LA

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A block of rooms has been reserved for September 12-15, 2018. The special room rate is $219.00 per night and will be available until August 24, 2018 or until the group block is sold out, whichever come first.

Crystal Gateway Marriott

This hotel does not provide shuttle service.

Alternate transportation: Airport Shuttle; fee: $24.00 USD (one way); reservation required
Estimated taxi fare: $36.00 USD (one way)

Driving Directions
Take Interstate 10 East toward Slidell to exit 234B for Poydras Street/Superdome. Follow Poydra Street eight blocks to Camp Street and turn left. Travel three blocks to Common Street and turn left again. The hotel’s motor lobby entrance is located ont he right at 611 Common Street between Camp Street and St. Charles Avenue.

Airport information

Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY)

Airport Phone: +1 504-464-0831
Address:   900 Airline Dr, Kenner, LA 70062

Refund Request Deadlines

Refund requests postmarked by September 6, 2019 will receive a full refund, minus a $50 service and processing fee of the registration fee.   Refund requests postmarked after September 6, 2019 will not be honored.


  • To cancel a registration and request a refund, a written request must be sent to  Please enter “12th Annual Conference Refund” in the subject line.
  • Telephone requests will not be honored.
  • Credit card refunds are processed within 72 hours after receipt.
  • For check refunds, please allow 10 business days for processing.
  • Refunds are not available due to non-attendance.

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Conference Topics:

Racial, Gender, Generational, Educational and Wealth Gaps: Economic Disparities in America

Financial Well-Being Toolkit and Financial Empathy

Financial Inequality and the Racial Divide: Challenges and Solutions

 Strategies for Teaching to Meet Financial Literacy Standards

 Promoting Careers in Economics, Finance, and Banking

Mental Health and Financial Advice in Relationships

Credit Data Suppression/Deletion Measures

Financial Strategies and Resources During the COVID-19 Pandemic

The Role of CDFIs and Minority Depository Institutions in Addressing Economic Disparities

Successful Money Management Strategies for College Students and Financing College Costs

Disaster and Emergency Planning

What Would Economic Reparation Look Like and Support of Low-Income Households?

Successfully Managing Personal Finances in the “New Normal”

Cryptocurrency and Investing Apps