March 21 - 25, 2014, Baltimore, Maryland
DEADLINE: May 24, 2013.
SHARE YOUR EXPERIENCE!
The NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®, The Voice for Real Estate, is the nation's largest trade and professional organization. You are invited to share your expertise and experience with REALTOR® association leaders by submitting your programming ideas for the 2014 Association Executives Institute. The AE Institute will be held March 21-25, 2014, in Baltimore, Maryland.
900+ REALTOR® association executives from the U.S. and Canada will gather at the AE Institute to attend the 40+ education programs and networking opportunities over a four-day period.
HOW ARE SPEAKERS CHOSEN?
Proposals are reviewed by the appropriate AE Institute Advisory Board members and Association Leadership Development staff. Reviewers evaluate proposals based on six criteria:
- Relevance to association management
- Well-defined topic focus
- Practical application of material
- Relevance to current needs of REALTOR® association executives
- Overall program quality based on outline, goals, and learning objectives
- Speaker credentials and referrals from association executives
BENEFITS OF SPEAKING:
Promotion of programs and speakers, selected to be part of the AE Institute, increases visibility within the REALTOR® association and real estate industry through:
All selected speakers will be notified in August 2013.
Pre-meeting electronic and print promotions, e.g. Realtor.org, AE Institute web page, AE Institute mobile app, and other advance publicity
AE Institute Facebook page
Opportunity to provide handout via the electronic AE Institute mobile app
Distribution of approved personal promotional material at your program
Follow-up with program attendees who provide a business card
REALTOR® ASSOCIATION EXECUTIVES AND ASSOCIATION STAFF SPEAKERS
REALTOR® association family speakers who are selected to make presentations are not compensated by NAR
REALTOR® association executive speakers and association staff speakers are responsible for covering their travel, hotel and tuition costs.
IMPORTANT - FOR ALL SPEAKERS!
If your topic presentation is selected, you will be required to comply with ALL outline/handout/audio-visual deadlines. The AE Institute is paperless, and all speaker handouts are distributed on Realtor.org and the AE Institute mobile app.
You must agree to provide educational content only AND abide by NAR's personal, product, services promotion specifications before, during, and at the end of the session
You will be notified in August 2013 if your program is selected.
STEPS TO FOLLOW:
Click on the online submission form link below.
Include a one-page session outline and a three sentence speaker introduction as attachments with the submission form.
Use a separate form to submit additional proposal. (limit of two proposals per speaker)
Complete the form in its entirety online on or before May 24, 2013.
- NOTE: Print a copy of the form for your records before submitting (you cannot get back into the form)
Questions? Contact Laurie Oken, 800/874-6500, x8307, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
SUBMISSION PROCESS IS NOW CLOSED!