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June 7-8, 2016
8:00am - 5:30pm

Metropolitan at The 9
2017 E 9th Street
Cleveland, OH 44115

Early Registration (through Mar. 1)
$695 Member; $795 Non-Member

Regular Registration
$795 Member; $895 Non-Member

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5th Annual Equipment Valuation Conference

Sponsored by ASA’s Machinery and Technical Specialties Committee, this annual event has grown to become the definitive source for the latest insights into equipment valuation. From it's informative educational sessions on current market conditions and trends from experts in the field to hands-on equipment inspections, combined with ASA & CPE continuing education credits, valuable networking opportunities and a variety of entertainment options in the beautiful city of Cleveland, the Conference has garnered attention from appraisers, equipment management professionals, remarketers and industry service providers who have recognized the ROI provided.

New for 2016

Positive attendee reviews and feedback, along with the doubling of the event’s attendance by a growing audience of appraisers, equipment management professionals, remarketers and industry service providers, recognizing the conference’s ROI, have led to the event moving to a larger venue to accommodate the increased presence.

Sessions already scheduled for next year include:

  • AircraftJeffrey Dunn, ASA, Vice President, Citizens Asset Finance/Corporate Aircraft
  • Banking RegulationsDavid L. Helle, ASA, Senior Appraiser, PNC Investments
  • Economic OutlookMekael Teshome, Assistant Vice President, PNC Financial Services Group
  • Forklift/Lift TruckAndy Decker, President & Owner, Decker Forklifts
  • Ins and outs of USPAPR. Lee Robinette, ASA, President, Collateral Evaluation
  • Machine ToolsThomas M. Hazelhurst, President, Machinery Management
  • MiningMark A. Craig, ASA, Principal, Craig and Associates
  • Oil, Gas and Fracking—TBD
  • Residual Setting—Equipment Lease and Finance Association Panel
  • TransportationMichael E. Winterfeld, ASA, Director/Appraisal Services, Taylor & Martin
  • Cranes—TBD
  • Construction—TBD


Additional value-added special events: a Pre-Conference 7-Hour USPAP Update Class with machinery and technical specialties focus (separate registration required); Conference Welcome Reception (included); and offsite Tours (included). 


Monday, June 6, 2015
8:00am - 5:30pm—Pre-Conference 7-Hour USPAP Update Class*
6:00pm - 8:00pm—Conference Welcome Reception—Azure Sun Lounge (Included)
*Separate registration required

Tuesday, June 7, 2016 (Day 1)
7:00am – 7:45am—Breakfast
7:45am – 8:00am—Opening Remarks
8:00am – 9:30am—Session 1
9:30am – 9:45am—Break
9:45am – 10:35am—Session 2
10:35am – 10:50am—Break
10:50am – 11:45am—Session 3
11:45am – 12:45pm—Lunch on your own
1:00pm – 5:00pm—Tour—All Erection & Crane Rental (Included)

Wednesday, June 8, 2016 (Day 2)
7:00am – 8:00am—Breakfast
8:00am – 8:50am—Session 4
8:50am – 9:00am—Break
9:00am – 9:50am—Session 5
9:50am – 10:00am—Break
10:00am – 10:50am—Session 6
10:50am – 11:00am—Break
11:00am – 11:50am—Session 7
11:50am – 1:00pm—Lunch on your own
1:00pm – 1:50pm—Session 8
1:50pm – 2:00pm—Break
2:00pm – 2:50pm—Session 9
2:50pm – 3:00pm—Break
3:00pm – 3:50pm—Session 10
3:50pm – 4:00pm—Break
4:00pm – 4:50pm—Round Table Discussion


Continuing Professional Education

Conference qualifies for 14 hours of CE & CPE credits. The American Society of Appraisers is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE sponsors.

Who Should Attend?

Appraisers, equipment management professionals, remarketers and industry service providers.

View attendees and photos from past conferences.


"The presenters not only know the market, they are the market, and the information they shared was invaluable."  —Paul R. Wride, SVP Manager - Equipment Sales & Dispositions, Banc of America Leasing.

"The conference packed in a lot of valuable information for the dollars spent and would recommend it."  —Mark Ulrich, ASA, Senior Equipment Analyst, U.S. Bank Equipment Finance.


A block of rooms will be held for attendees of the 5th Annual Equipment Valuation Conference at the Metropolitan at The 9, 2017 E 9th Street, Cleveland, OH 44115. Click here to reserve your room at the  special discounted group rate of $169 plus tax, single/double occupancy.

Getting There

Metropolitan at The 9 is 13 miles/30 minutes from Cleveland Hopkins International Airport. Taxis are easily accessible the airport and the cost should range between $40-$50. For further information about this property, including driving directions, visit their web site.


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*Any opinions presented in the sessions are those of the instructor(s) and do not represent the official
position of the firms the individual instructors represent, sponsors or the American Society of Appraisers.


For more information contact Joseph Santora, ASA or call (440) 237-0800.