Published: August 2, 2011

EXPO:  September 21 – 22, San Jose McEnery Convention Center 

PRE EXPO: September 20, San Jose McEnery Convention Center



This year, each session will be categorized by a “track”. There are four session tracks at this year’s EXPO, which will make planning much easier for attendees:

  • Innovations & Trends
  • REOS, Short Sales, & Foreclosures
  • Risk Management
  • Sales


More than 70 classes and sessions will be offered over the course of EXPO and PRE EXPO, and more than 200 exhibitors will be on hand in the Exhibit Hall.



Special events require an additional fee to participate and include PRE EXPO, luncheons, an evening event, and educational or training sessions.



  • Day-of event; Member pricing is $85 – $95 depending on purchase date.
  • PRE EXPO Luncheon: Gen Y is Ready to Buy: How to Y-Size Your Business, presented by Jason Dorsey, Tuesday, Sept. 20, noon – 1:30 p.m.
  • Speed Dating with Our Speakers – PRE EXPO’s closing power session gives attendees an opportunity to speed-network with the day’s speakers.


REALTOR® After Party

  • Wednesday, Sept. 21, 8 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.
  • This is a social event which will be held Wednesday evening and offers REALTORS® an opportunity to network, have a couple of drinks, and dance.



  • EXPO Opening Luncheon: 2012 Housing Market Forecast

Presented by Leslie Appleton-Young, Wednesday, Sept. 21, noon – 1:30 p.m.

  • EXPO Closing Luncheon:  The Post-PC Era

Presented by Walt Mossberg, author of the The Wall Street Journal’s Personal Technology column; Thursday, Sept. 22, noon – 1:30 p.m.

  • Finance Fundamentals: Personalizing Your Budget – Work with a certified financial planner in an intimate session.

Wednesday, Sept. 21 and Thursday, Sept. 22

  • Sustaining Your Social Media Strategy – Experienced social media users can get specialized advice on how to strategically map next steps.

Wednesday, Sept. 21 and Thursday, Sept. 22



  • 6th Annual Housing Affordability Fund Golf Classic Tournament – This event helps to promote housing and homeownership and address local and statewide housing opportunities. Tickets are $185 for the HAF Golf Classic Individual Golf ; $50 for the HAF Golf Classic Reception only.
  • REBarCamp – REBarCamp is a free, day-long event at the San Jose McEnery Convention Center in which participants network and learn from each other in a free-forum format. Topics and sessions are not planned in advance and are borne of the attendees who choose to participate. This is a great opportunity for members who possess expert insight into some aspect of the real estate transaction, or who have found success in handling a niche issue in the real estate industry, to share their knowledge with colleagues. More information forthcoming in upcoming weeks.




Last modified: August 2, 2011 at 9:43 am | Originally published: August 2, 2011 at 9:43 am
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