2014 NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®
CALL FOR PRESENTATIONS
 
2014 REALTORS® Conference & Expo
November 7-10, 2014, New Orleans, LA
Theme: TBD
 
Submissions are now being accepted
Deadline for submission is February 28, 2014!

(Email cfpinfo@realtors.org,
if you have questions).
 
 
The NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® is the nation's largest trade and professional organization. Our Conference Education Sessions offer focused, practical and timely information, presented by knowledgeable, professional individuals. Excellence in content and delivery, as well as attendee engagement, are characteristics of the most successful programs.
 

WHO ATTENDS:
--» 18,000+ real estate professionals from the U.S. (92% in 2013) & 60+ countries (8% in 2013)
--» 70% are yearly repeat attendees
--» Seasoned and newly licensed professionals searching for ideas, methods, strategies to enhance/build their real estate business.
--» Attendees' areas of business focus -- Residential brokers and agents, Commercial, Property Management, Resort, Land, Appraisal, Auction, Association staff, and other segments
--» Majority attend one or two sessions daily

WHO SHOULD COMPLETE A CFP:
--» Speakers interested in being considered for a conference time slot. We do not distinguish between keynote and concurrent session speakers for submission and review purposes.
 
HOW ARE SPEAKERS CHOSEN?
Proposals are reviewed by a team of industry experts with expertise in real estate topic areas. Reviewers evaluate proposals based on six criteria:
    1. Relevance to today's real estate professional
    2. Well-defined topic focus
    3. Practical application of material
    4. Timeliness of topic
    5. Overall program quality
    6. Speaker credentials, including references
 


BENEFITS OF SPEAKING
Promotion of programs and speakers selected to be part of the conference, increases visibility within the real estate industry through:
--» Pre-conference electronic and print promotions, e.g. REALTOR® Magazine, the conference web site, press releases, conference mobile app, and other advance publicity
--» Logos, video guidelines and other materials will be provided for speakers use in promoting their participation on the Conference schedule.
--» Conference Speaker Directory Listing (electronic)
--» Distribution of approved personal promotional material at your session
--» Follow-up with session attendees
 


SELECTED SPEAKERS WILL:
--» Agree to provide educational content only AND abide by NAR's personal, product, and services promotion specifications before, during, and at the end of your session;
--» Allow NAR to record your Conference session(s);
--» Receive a complimentary recording of your session;
--» Be promoted in electronic and print marketing materials;
--» Receive complimentary registration to the Conference & Expo;
--» Be responsible for their own travel arrangements/expenses and will not be compensated by NAR.
--» Be selected and sent speaker agreements OR be advised of their status by August 29, 2014.
--» Assist with promoting their participation as a Conference speaker.


 
If you are interested in being considered as a SPEAKER for a conference program, Click Here to complete the proposal.
NOTE: Only 2 submissions per speaker.
 
 
 
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