ACREcom has been approved for two mutually exclusive 3-hour sessions (morning/afternoon) of CE by the Alabama Real Estate Commission allowing for more attendee flexibility. In addition, 6 hours of business related CPE by the Alabama State Board of Public Accountancy and 6 hours of CLE by the Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Commission of Alabama will be applied for leading up to the conference.
The registration fee for the program is $150.
We encourage participants to register early.
There are multiple sponsorship and exhibitor opportunities available. For more information, please click here. For more information about sponsorship and exhibitor opportunities please contact Stuart Norton by email firstname.lastname@example.org.
ACREcom will be held at The Club in Birmingham (1 Robert S Smith Dr, Birmingham, AL)
The conference will open at 7:45 AM on Friday, February 11, 2022. Sessions are from 8:30 to 4:00 p.m. with several networking and exhibition breaks.
There is no charge for substitutions; however, you must notify on-site personnel that you are a substitute.
Treasury regulations may permit an income tax deduction for educational expenses (registration fees, travel, meals, and lodging) undertaken to maintain or improve professional skills.
The Alabama Center for Real Estate reserves the right to cancel, postpone, or combine sections or make instructor changes.
The conference will be rescheduled as soon as possible, likely March/April 2022. All admissions and sponsorships will be honored. At any time you can transfer to another individual but there are no refunds. Or you can simply apply as a credit to the 2023 conference or another ACRE forum during the same year.
Yes. Exhibit tables are $400 and include admission for one to pre-conference networking reception and keynote lunch, one 6′ table with skirt and two chairs, and inclusion in the exhibitor directory on the ACREcom website.
7:45 – 8:15am Registration & Networking
8:15 – 8:30am Welcome / CE Instructions
Grayson Glaze, Executive Director, ACRE
8:30 – 9:30am Session 1: Commercial Real Estate & Economic Outlook
Dr. Keivan Deravi, President, Economic Research Services
9:30 – 10:15am NXT Level Networking
10:15 – 11:00am Session 2: What’s Working with Cam Marston (Selling Across the Generations)
11:00 – 11:45am Session 3: (Panel) Alabama’s Amazing Story of Acceleration & Innovation
Fitzgerald Washington, Secretary of Labor, Alabama Department of Labor
Greg Canfield, Secretary of Commerce, Alabama Department of Commerce
11:45am – 1:00pm Lunch & Keynote Presentation – Will We Still Be Able to Earn Brokerage Fees in the Metaverse?
Derek Waltchack, Partner, Shannon Waltchack
Afternoon Training Session
1:30 – 2:20pm Session 1 (Environmental): Winning Solar Strategies
Sam Yates, CEO, Eagle Solar & Light (ESL)
2:20 – 2:30pm Program Break / Networking
2:30 – 3:20pm Session 2 Panel (Social): Winning Workforce Strategies
Debbie Phillips, Ph.D., CPM, President, The Quadrillion
Libby Lassiter, President, Bayer Properties
Charles Stallworth, Dean of Students, Miles College
Helena Johnson, CORE Coordinator, Alabama Center for Real Estate
3:20 – 3:30pm Program Break / Networking
3:30 – 4:20pm Session 3 Panel (Governance): Winning Development Strategies
Chad Emerson, President & CEO, Downtown Huntsville
Jeff Downes, City Manager, City of Vestavia Hills
Wesley Crunkleton, Principal, Crunkleton Commercial Real Estate Group
4:20 – 4:30pm Closing CE Instructions / Adjourn