April 4, 2017
4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Meet and Greet Casual Mixer
*Opportunity to Plan a Regional Dinner
*Not included in the Regional Meeting registration fee.
Chapter Leadership Event
April 5, 2017
Sarah Sheila Birnbach
Birnbach Success Solutions
Sarah Sheila Birnbach has been working with organizations for over 34 years on successful volunteer management. During Sarah’s session, she’ll provide tools to take your chapter to greatness and help:
- Develop a more effective volunteer recruitment process
- Increase the diversity of your volunteer leadership
- Maximize new talent while honoring your veteran volunteers
- Improve the performance of your chapter
Anthony Smith, CPM, CCIM
Past President Anthony Smith will send you off on a high note by sharing stories of what he learned on his path to IREM President. He’ll inspire you to think bigger about your own leadership legacy and give you some tips on how to make the most out of your volunteer role for your personal and professional development.
Chapter Leadership Event Agenda:
7:00 am to 8:00 am
8:00 am to 5:00 pm
General and Concurrent Sessions
- Stimulating Membership Growth and Retention
- Broadened Corporate and Student Outreach
- Contemporary Chapter Management
- Motivating Volunteers
- Leadership Development
- Idea and Best Practice Exchange
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
*Opportunity to Plan a Chapter Lunch
Networking Party – Great Food, Fun and Friends!
* Not included in the Regional Meeting registration fee.
Industry Event: South/Southeast Leadership Forum
April 6, 2017
Included in your full Regional Meeting registration, the Forum is scheduled on Thursday, April 6, 8:00 am to 12:00 pm. The Forum will provide an in-depth, regional look at the industry and feature topical discussions and leadership insights.
Check out the line up of outstanding speakers and sessions!
Please indicate whether or not you will be attending the Forum via your Regional Meeting registration.
If you wish to only attend the Forum, you may do so for a fee of $99. Use the online registration or PDF registration form and select the quantity of Leadership Forum Only Ticket(s) you wish to purchase.
8:00 am – 12:00 pm
IREM Association Executives Only: Power Session
While your chapter leaders are learning about trends in real estate management, spend some time with IREM staff and your fellow IAEs discussing what’s most important to you.
DoubleTree by Hilton Atlanta - Downtown
160 Ted Turner Drive, NW
Atlanta, GA 30303
IREM Guest Room Rate: $149 single/double occupancy.
Identify yourself as being with the group Institute of Real Estate Management.
Reservations: (800) 774-1500 or online
Conveniently located in downtown Atlanta, this modern, boutique-style hotel is within walking distance to a number of Atlanta attractions, including Georgia Aquarium, the CNN Center, Philips Arena and the Centennial Olympic Park.
We suggest you make your guest room reservations immediately and no later than March 14, 2017; space is limited. IREM does not guarantee guest room availability; reservations are confirmed on a first come, first served basis.
Visit www.united.com and enter Offer Code: ZXVM818826 in the “Offer Code” box when booking your flight to receive up to 10% discount on applicable fares. Valid travel dates are April 1 – 9, 2017. You may also call United Airlines at (800) 426-1122 and refer to Agreement Code: 453604 and Z Code: ZVXU. Booking fees are waved for Meeting reservations.
Visit www.delta.com and
enter Meeting Event Code: NMPKM in the “Meeting Event Code” box when booking your flight to receive up to 10% discount on applicable fares. Valid travel dates are April 1 - 9, 2017. You may also call Delta Airlines at (800) 328-1111 and refer to Meeting Event Code: NMPKM. Please note that a Direct Ticketing Charge may apply for booking by phone.
Airport and Ground Transportation
Doubtree by Hilton Atlanta - Downtown is located 11 miles from Hartsfield Jackson International Airport and 12 miles from DeKalb-Peachtree Airport.
Taxi: Approximately $30 one-way from Hartsfield Jackson International Airport or
$35 one-way from DeKalb-Peachtree Airport.
UBER: Ride UBER from Hartsfield Jackson International Airport or DeKalb-Peachtree Airport. The uberX one-way rate is $12 - $17.
Atlanta Metropolitan Atlanta Regional Transportation Authority (MARTA) offers a way to get around Atlanta. The Airport MARTA station is in the domestic terminal of the Hartsfield Jackson International Airport, at the end of baggage claim. The trip is approximately $2.50 one-way. Take either the Red Line train or Gold Line train and exit at the Peachtree Center Station, which is a 5 minute walk along Andrew Young Street to the hotel.
Shuttle: SuperShuttle is available from Hartsfield Jackson International Airport. The shared-ride trip is approximately $16.50 one-way. Conveniently located in the ground transportation area of each airport. For more information, call (800) BLUE VAN (258-3826). SuperShuttle is not available from the DeKalb-Peachtree Airport.
Hotel Parking: Discounted overnight parking is $25, no self-parking. Day Use parking is $15 for up to 8 hours.
Regional Meeting Attire
Business casual attire is appropriate for all Regional Meeting activities and events. Facilities are air conditioned; please pack accordingly.
Check out who from your region is attending.