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9 fall commercial real estate conferences to put on your calendar

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jose-martin-ramirez-c-45sjAjSjArQ-unsplashAt the end of last year, we posted a list of ten commercial real estate conferences we thought brokers should check out in 2019.

Believe it or not, it’s already September, meaning we’ve worked our way through a lot of that list. Did you make it to any of those events? 

If not, don’t worry—it’s not too late! Below you’ll find a list of nine commercial real estate conferences you can still attend this fall. Remember, events and conferences are a great way to network with a lot of people in a short amount of time, and brokers know that networking, prospecting, and nurturing relationships are crucial for success in commercial real estate.


1. CREW Network Convention and Marketplace

September 25-27 | Renaissance Orlando at SeaWorld, Orlando, FL

At the CREW (Commercial Real Estate Women) Network Convention and Marketplace, attendees will expand their network, be inspired, and hear the latest on what’s happening in commercial real estate. In addition to a strong lineup of sessions, speakers and learning excursions, the convention also serves as a platform for 1,200+ commercial real estate professionals from all over the world to network.


2. CCIM Global Conference

October 13-16 | Manchester Grand Hyatt, San Diego, CA

CCIM (Certified Commercial Investment Member) Institute’s annual global conference brings top commercial real estate professionals together to trade ideas that help shape the future of the industry. Covering hot topics like crowdfunding and big data, this is an industry event you won’t want to miss.


3. NAIOP CRE.Converge

October 14-16  | JW Marriott Los Angeles at LA Live, Los Angeles, CA

More than 1,500 attendees are expected to attend this year’s NAIOP (National Association for Industrial and Office Parks) conference. Attendees come from across North America and include developers, brokers, owners, investors, architects and engineers.


4. CREtech New York

October 16-17 | Dock 72, Brooklyn, NY

This is CREtech’s biggest East Coast two-day conference. CREtech assembles the most sought-after speakers, the leading startups, investors from around the world, motivated developers/owners and brokers to discuss all things real estate tech innovation. Their sold-out events are a must-attend for real estate professionals to network, discover and transform their business.


5. SIOR Fall World Conference

October 17-19 | Hilton Portland, Portland, OR

The SIOR World Conferences have long been considered the most important events of the year for SIOR designees and others involved in the sale or lease of commercial real estate. In addition to providing timely educational programs, the conferences are designed to help attendees connect, build strong relationships, and facilitate business and deal generation with other SIORs and industry colleagues and exhibitors, all while enhancing their knowledge of the latest trends.


6. CoreNet Global Summit

October 20-22 |  Anaheim Convention Center, Orange County, CA

CoreNet Global Summit attracts 2,000 attendees working in the corporate real estate space. Every CoreNet Global Summit offers opportunities to network, learn and be recognized for your achievements. The event features case study presentations, interactive learning sessions, smaller interest group activities, executive development training and continuing education.


7. Mortgage Bankers Association Annual Convention and Expo

October 27-30 | Austin Convention Center, Austin, TX

This is the largest gathering of real estate finance professionals in the country, featuring general sessions, breakouts, meetings and networking events for a variety of experience levels in mortgage banking. The convention features targeted breakout sessions covering policy priorities, business and technology solutions and market opportunities, as well as general sessions that provide the latest industry updates and analyses from leaders in real estate finance.


8. GlobeSt. APARTMENTS (formerly RealShare)

October 29-30 | The Westin Bonaventure, Los Angeles, CA

For nearly three decades, GlobeSt. APARTMENTS (formerly a RealShare event) has been the most influential networking platform in the U.S. Multifamily real estate market, bringing together key industry stakeholders to network and exchange ideas on current and future challenges and opportunities. Join 1,000+ of the industry’s top owners, investors, developers, brokers and financiers as they gather for the multifamily event of the year.


9. NAR REALTORS® Conference & Expo

November 8-11 | Moscone North/South Center, San Francisco, CA

The REALTORS® Conference & Expo is the largest annual event for the most successful real estate professionals. Estimated attendance is about 20,000; attendees are sales agents, associate brokers, broker-owners and real estate office staff, and they represent a variety of different office sizes and business franchises across both commercial and residential.