About the Conference

Conferences Overview

ASA’s annual conferences are developed each year for the sole purpose of serving members in the most meaningful way, honoring their time for its highest and best use. The appraisal profession’s world-leaders always plan to attend ASA’s annual conferences, held usually in the fall.  Varied settings, both geographically and from an ambiance standpoint, make annual conference attendance productive and highly enjoyable, at the same time.

Whether in the discipline of Appraisal Review & Management, Business Valuation, Gems & Jewelry, Machinery & Technical Specialties, Personal Property or Real Property -  these annual conferences are a critical calendar cornerstone, year after year for the profession’s best.

General Information

On-Site Registration Hours

Registration for the ASA Advanced Business Valuation Conference will be located on the 4th floor of the Hilton Americas-Houston. Registration hours are as follows:

Saturday, October 7 3:00pm – 6:00pm
Sunday, October 8 7:15am – 5:30pm
Monday, October 9 7:15am – 5:30pm
Tuesday, October 10 7:15am – 12:00pm

Badges and Conference Bags

Attendees registering in advance for the conference may pick up their badge and registration materials at the ASA Conference Registration Desk during the hours indicated above. Attendees may not pick up other attendee badges/materials.

Cancellation and Refund Policy

We will gladly provide a full refund for registrations cancelled by September 8, 2017. A $100 administrative fee will be applied to cancellations received by September 22, 2017. Due to the financial obligations incurred by ASA, no refunds will be issued for no-shows or cancellations received after September 22, 2017. All attempts will be made to process refunds within 30 days of receipt of the cancellation. Substitutions will be allowed at any time without a fee. Requests must be made in writing to ASA via email, fax, or mail.

Official Language

All conference presentations will be in English unless otherwise noted. We regret that we are unable to offer onsite translation services at this time.

Terms of Registration

From time to time, ASA or its contractors record, photograph and/or stream the various aspects and activities of the ASA Advanced Business Valuation Conference for both archival and promotional purposes. Submission of your ASA Conference registration authorizes ASA and its contractors: permission to use your voice and/or image in any such archival or promotional recording, photograph or streaming activity; to receive information from conference site regarding hotel accommodations (if applicable); and to contact you by mail or e-mail.

Special Accommodations

If you require special accommodations, please contact us at (800) 272-8258.


If you have questions regarding registration, please contact ASA at (800) 272-8258 (Toll Free US and Canada) or (703) 478-2228 (International).

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