• Date
    May 16-18, 2018
  • Location
    Grand Hyatt Denver
  • Tickets
    $1,500
  • Speakers
    Stay tuned
2018 REAL Trends
GATHERING OF EAGLES
Grand Hyatt Denver
16
May

The Gathering of Eagles

REAL Trends hosts the industry’s most informative events for real estate leaders. Gathering of Eagles is a conference for CEOs, presidents, COOs and senior management of the nation’s top residential real estate firms, as well as, Realtor® association executives, and senior management from national franchises, relocation firms and referral networks. Join us in Denver, Colo., at the Grand Hyatt Denver.

Why Attend?

Valuable Information
Learn from successful brokers who are willing to share their secrets, helping all brokers become more profitable.
Industry Specific
We gather experts who understand your business and offer real, actionable ways to increase profits, stay on the right side of the law, be a better leader, recruit top agents, build programs and systems to retain those agents and more.
Up To Date
Covering the most timely, high-level issues, such as recruiting, teams, business valuations, business culture and home automation, speakers at the Gathering of Eagles share their industry expertise.
Meet New People
Network with like-minded operating executives, as well as brokerage and industry leaders. No where else can you find this many high-powered executives at one conference.

Agenda

Relax and Recharge in the Sponsors Lounge

Recharge, meet fellow attendees, check your email, return phone calls and take a break in our Sponsors Lounge. The lounge is open to all registered attendees and sponsors throughout the entire event. Complimentary Wi-Fi, outlets and refreshments are available.

  • Wednesday
    Day 1
  • Thursday
    Day 2
  • Friday
    Day 3
  • May 16th
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Pre-Conference Session
(first-come, first serve seating)

NINJA

12:30 PM – 2:30 PM
Registration

3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Today's Vision: Tomorrow's Reality

Steve Murray, REAL Trends
Scott Wright, REAL Trends

How have REAL Trends 500 brokerage metrics changed over the years? Murray and Wright will review findings from 20 years of the REAL Trends 500, benchmarking and valuation work to paint a picture of important trends in the brokerage business. Discover some pleasant and unpleasant truths about where brokerage may be headed.

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
The Great Challenging Future of Real Estate

Richard Smith, Chairman and CEO Realogy

Powerhouse Realogy leader Richard Smith chats with Murray about the coming age of artificial intelligence and predictive analytics. They’ll offer interesting insights into how future home buying and selling may be affected by the rapid advance of expert systems and other factors.

4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Real Estate’s Next Next

Notorious R.O.B Rob Hahn

Always provocative Rob Hahn will share his thoughts of how far the industry has come in dealing with "black swans" and how far the industry has yet to go to deal with changes in consumer behavior, the regulatory environment and technology.

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Cocktail Reception

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Networking Dinner

8:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Dessert Reception

  • May 17th
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
Breakfast

7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
Registration for Late Arrivals

8:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Building and Maintaining Success

Industry leaders will answer questions from REAL Trends about what their companies are doing to deal with the changes in the housing market, the use of technology and the future of brokerage. The audience will be asked for its own question during this deep dive of what's coming from the worlds' leading real estate organizations.

10:30 AM – 11:00 AM
Break

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Bulls, Bears and Real Estate, Oh My!

Dennis McGill, Zelman & Associates

Hear from two of the most knowledgeable experts in housing demographics about the future of housing sales, housing starts and the challenges America faces due to its rapidly growing population.

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Lunch

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Ask a Coach

Tom Ferry

How can leading brokerage firms best use their own in-house coaching programs. Plus, learn how to supplement those programs with Ferry's instructional work with top producing agents and teams. Learn from Ferry where he thinks top producing teams are heading and how brokerage firms can become welcoming to teams while still earning a return from their sales production.

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
The Future is Here – Using Big Data

Deirdre LePera

Brokerage leaders often make large decisions about their business instinctively. Learn how to use data of all kinds to focus your resources and time to make better-informed decisions based on trends in market data and benchmarking tools available to brokerage firms today.

3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Break

3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Building and Maintaining Success Part Two

Industry leaders will answer questions from REAL Trends about what their companies are doing to deal with the changes in the housing market, the use of technology and the future of brokerage. The audience will be asked for its own question during this deep dive of what's coming from the worlds' leading real estate organizations.


5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Connecting with Cocktails Reception

Free evening in Denver

  • May 18th
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
Breakfast

8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Tech’s Next Next

Ensure you are "in the know" regarding what trends are coming our way in the real estate technology landscape. Leading technology visionaries will share what they foresee is coming in the near future by way of technology trends and platforms that are igniting the industry. Technology thought leaders will also help sort through the shiny penny tech fluff and share which digital tools really are yielding actual results as well as how you can deploy these tools in your brokerage today.

9:30 AM – 9:45 AM
Break

9:45 AM - 10:30 AM
Combating Cyber Threats

Real estate companies are being bombarded with new cybercrime scams. This session talks about those threats and offers solid strategies for securing your office.

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Closing Remarks

Steve Murray, REAL Trends

11:00 AM
Adjourn

Early registration pricing of $1,300 ends Dec. 31, 2017

$1,500 after Jan. 1, 2018

May 16-18, 2018

Grand Hyatt Denver

Treat yourself to an exceptional experience at Grand Hyatt Denver. The AAA Four Diamond hotel in Denver, CO welcomes you with beautifully designed guestrooms and premium amenities that make your stay easy and comfortable. Discover what happens when urban luxury meets personalized service and enjoy instant access to everything the exciting that Denver has to offer.
Please contact the Grand Hyatt Denver directly at 1-888-421-1442 and ask for the REAL Trends room block to receive the negotiated room rate of $229/night. The cutoff date to book in the room block is April 27, 2018, unless the room commitments are fulfilled prior to this date.

Sponsor the 2018 Gathering of Eagles

Contact us

Doniece Welch
dwelch@realtrends.com | 303.741.1000

Conference Cancellation Policy: 

Substitutions may be sent at any time. All cancellations must be received in writing at least 10 days prior to the event in order to receive a refund. All refunds are subject to a $100.00 administration fee. No refunds are available later than 10 days prior to the event. We encourage all attendees to register prior to the event. All walk-in registrations onsite will be charged an additional $100.00.