Conference Presentations

Focus Strategies leadership has been invited to present research, insight, and other findings at conferences, including annual conferences hosted by the National Alliance to End Homelessness (NAEH) and the National Human Services Data Consortium (NHSDC). The following is a list of presentations, along with materials presented by Focus Strategies at a number of past conferences.

Investigating Racial Disparities in the Homeless System and Considering Implications for Policy | 2018 Fall National Human Services Data Consortium 

Presented by Tracy Bennett, Genevieve Williamson on October 18, 2018

Use Performance Data to Right-Size a Homeless System and Reach Functional Zero for All Populations | Spring 2018 National Human Services Data Consortium (NHSDC) Conference

Presented by Tracy Bennett, Genevieve Williamson, and Samantha Spangler on March 18, 2018

System Planning and Optimization Concepts | 2018 National Alliance to End Homelessness National Conference on Ending Family and Youth Homelessness

Presented by Megan Kurteff-Schatz on March 2, 2018

System Modeling: The Who, What, When, Where & Why | 2017 National Alliance to End Homelessness Conference on Ending Homelessness

Presented by Megan Kurteff-Schatz on July 16, 2017

Understanding Your System: Using Program and System-Level Performance Measures | 2017 National Conference on Ending Family and Youth Homelessness

Presented by Megan Kurteff-Schatz on February 23, 2017

Using Forecasting: Tools to Plan Your System | 2016 National Conference on Ending Homelessness

Presented by Megan Kurteff-Schatz and Tracy Bennett on July 28, 2016

How to Stop Guessing and Start Knowing: An Introduction to System Performance Measurement | 2016 National Conference on Ending Homelessness

Presented by Katharine Gale on July 27, 2016

How to Tackle Common Data Issues and Improve Data Quality | 2016 National Conference on Ending Homelessness

Presented by Megan Kurteff-Schatz on July 26, 2016

Making Coordinated Entry Work to End Homelessness | 2016 National Conference on Ending Family & Youth Homelessness

Presented by Katharine Gale on February 19, 2016

Information to Build a Housing Crisis Response System | 2015 National Conference on Ending Homelessness

Presented by Megan Kurteff-Schatz on July 15, 2015

For more presentations by Focus Strategies staff, visit our presentation archive page.