September 21 - 23, 2022
Amway Grand Plaza Hotel & DeVos Place, Grand Rapids, MI
The Convention is the premier real estate education and trade show event in the Great Lakes State! Michigan Realtors® is honored to host The Convention each year. Packed full of quality CE Marketplace certified knowledge sessions, numerous networking opportunities and diverse new products and services, it's sure to be an experience you won't want to miss. Held during the international art competition known as ArtPrize, enjoy a week of learning, networking and inspiration. It's "The Art of Real Estate". Watch for event updates on social media and Michigan Realtors® E-News.
ArtPrize Walking Tour
The ArtPrize Walking Tour will take place on Thursday, September 22 beginning at 6:45 AM. The tour will take-off at the Registration Desk Lobby in the Amway and will last approximately one hour. Multiple stops will be made along the tour to view Art Prize pieces throughout downtown Grand Rapids. $15 to register.
*Tours take place rain or shine and are non-refundable.
A.Y.A Youth Collective – 2022 Convention Charity
A.Y.A Youth Collective is being recognized as this year’s 2022 Convention charity. Donations can be made through the registration located below and items can be purchased off their Amazon Wishlist.
About A.Y.A Youth Collective
A.Y.A. Youth Collective creates safe spaces for youth in crisis to belong, but themselves and build a future. They create circles of support for 14- to 24-year-olds facing homelessness or instability- from drop-in opportunities to rest, recharge and meet everyday needs in a caring community to safe, affordable housing with peers and mentors who partner in their transition to stability.
How can you help:
We are here to help young people connect to the resources, relationships, and housing they need at any point on their journey.
|Open thru 8/26||8/27 thru 9/14||Onsite|
|Full Registration - Michigan Realtors® Member||$230.00||$255.00||$280.00|
|Full Registration - Non-Member||$280.00||$305.00||$330.00|
|First Time Attendee Member *||$175.00||$200.00||$225.00|
|Wednesday ONLY Registration||$170.00||$195.00||$220.00|
|Thursday ONLY Registration||$170.00||$195.00||$220.00|
|Friday ONLY Registration||$75.00||$85.00||$95.00|
|Local Association AE, Board Staff Full Registration||$190.00||$190.00||$190.00|
|Guest - not involved in the real estate industry**||$90.00||$90.00||$110.00|
|Additional Exhibitor Registrations***||$85.00||$95.00||$110.00|
For additional information please visit theFAQ pageand click on "What are the Registration Terms?"
Sponsored by: Coldwell Banker Weir Manuel Family of Companies
It’s showtime! Join us for the installation of 2023 Michigan Realtors® President, Natalie Rowe. We will also announce our 2022 Michigan Realtor® of The Year.
Get ready to be empowered, inspired and elevated to an evolved mindset and new level of peak performance. Having performed for over a billion people, Mark Schulman unlocks the Rockstar Attitude by incorporating his powerful business philosophy and innovative strategic content with engaging multimedia and drum performances. Through Mark’s high-energy speaking style, strategic business expertise, and dynamic, interactive musical activities, you will get to express your own rhythms, fortify individual strengths, and enhance emotional connections with your colleagues.
Choose from over 35 sessions covering the hottest industry topics, trends and forecasts.
Sponsored by: Michigan State Housing Development Authority
Meet your colleagues at the Continental Breakfast, then head over to the Rise & ReFocus for our second keynote speaker, Jessica Lundy. Jessica is an award-winning TV host, media trainer, certified life coach and EMU grad. Learn more.
The EXPO serves as the heart of The Convention. Get a first-hand look at the latest industry products and services while attending networking events, demos, prize drawings and much more. Don’t miss the Welcome Reception, Lunch and Happy Hour!
In addition to the many networking events taking place in the Expo, be sure to check out the Continental Breakfast, YPN Synergy and the Realtor® Royale.
An attendee favorite, the Michigan RPAC LIVE & Silent Auctions bring excitement to the Expo floor while supporting the Michigan Realtors® Political Action Committee. Stop by the RPAC booth to view items up for auction and for any online bidding questions.
End your week with a half-day of legal CE during Legal Friday. Michigan Realtors® legal counsel will cover the issues so you can protect yourself and your business.
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Natalie Rowe, GKAR
2022 Michigan Realtors® President-Elect
Rick Loose, Midland
2021 ROTY Winner
Karen Greenwood, GMAR
2021 RAP Winner
Stacey Ruwe, WMLAR
2021 GNA Winner