ASA’s Joint International Appraisers and Advanced Business Valuation Conference affords professionals the opportunity to learn, grow and build business relationships with nearly 750 multi-discipline appraisal professionals. The world’s most respected appraisers attend the conferences for the unparalleled education and vast CPE credit, but also know ASA’s annual conferences are the places to go for meaningful connection. 

Scheduled gatherings supply an unmatched opportunity for networking. The conferences provide an ample source of events for which meeting old friends, and new, is highly facilitated. ASA understands the importance of face-to-face interaction and works to provide both specialized, or targeted, as well as wide-draw, popular functions for registrants. Relationship-building is a hallmark of ASA’s conferences, known to enrich business development for every participant.


In between learning and networking with your peers at the conference, be sure to make time to visit with the many outstanding companies that provide products and services to help enhance your practice. Exhibits will be centrally located with all sessions and events and open throughout the day to ensure you have ample opportunity to explore savvy solutions, product innovations and more.

Special Events

Saturday, October 7

5:00 - 6:30pm | Get-Acquainted Welcome Reception

Stop by and check in for the conference, then get a chance to meet attendees and exhibitors in a relaxed, pre-conference environment. Enjoy light hors d'oeuvres and get a check out the Silent Auction items up for bid to support the Educational Foundation! Guest tickets available for $40.

Sunday, October 8

8:30 – 9:15am | Welcome Breakfast for Spouses & Guests

Attention Spouses & Guests! As conference attendees begin their day of sessions, make plans to join us on Sunday morning for a quick bite and a fascinating look at the history of the 4th largest city in the US. Learn secrets from the locals on the 'can’t miss' things to do and see during your visit. There is no fee to attend this event, but reservations must be made in advance. See registration form for details.

5:30 – 7:00pm | President's Networking Reception & ASA Educational Foundation Silent Auction

Join ASA’s International President and fellow attendees for an evening of reflection and fun. Held in conjunction with the Educational Foundation’s annual auction – this event provides a great way to wrap up your day: bidding on silent auction items and networking with friends – old and new!

Enjoy cocktails and hors d’oeuvres, visit with exhibitors, win an auction item – or two – then enjoy your evening exploring Houston’s outstanding dining options. Guest tickets available for $50.

Monday, October 9

5:30 – 6:30pm | Women's Networking Reception

Don’t miss this unique opportunity to meet and network with prominent women across all of ASA’s appraisal disciplines. Entering it's 3rd year, the ASA Women’s Networking Reception provides the perfect opportunity to make connections with other female professionals, enhancing your community of support. Join us and enjoy a fine selection of wine and cheese to end another great day at the conference.

6:30 – 7:30pm | ASA Rising Stars Happy Hour (invitation only)

Back by popular demand! Calling all ASA’s 40 and under! This special happy hour is just for you…a chance to get to know your fellow ASA members who are up and coming in the appraisal profession. Enjoy a drink and light hors d’oeuvres.

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