Global Meetings and Events

Global events are a great way to build your professional network and expand your knowledge of global business practices. The following is a list of worldwide events that NAR participates in, are hosted by our cooperating associations, or are sponsored by another industry alliance.

For specific information on any one of these events, please contact the sponsoring organization for complete details.

2018 International Conferences / Meetings & Events

May 31–June 3, 2018

SIMA Expo, Madrid, Spain

The largest and most influential real estate expo in Spain, SIMA is attended by thousands of real estate professionals and hundreds of national and international exhibitors.

June 7–9, 2018

Inmocionate, Valencia, Spain

One of the best real estate conferences in Spain, Inmocionate offers hundreds of educational sessions, and networking opportunities with key Spanish real estate professionals.

June 28-29, 2018 

CIREA China Annual Conference, Beijing, China 

Join the China Institute of Real Estate Appraisers and Agents(CIREA) at their 2018 Annual Conference where the focus will be on professionalization and professional services. There are special discounts available for NAR members. English translation will be provided if there are 30 or more international attendees.

For more information, please contact Coco at

August 2-3, 2018

3rd Encontro Global de Corretoras de Imoveis, Maceio, Alagoas, Brazil, San José, Costa Rica

COFECI-CRECI’s third Global Meeting of Brokerages will feature speakers and brokers from all over the Americas, and will offer ample opportunities to network. The event will be held at the Hotel Jatiúca.

August 9-10, 2018

III Latin American Real Estate Conference 2018, San José, Costa Rica

The III Latin American Real Estate Conference is a window to Costa Rica's national and international real estate markets, focusing on investment in Latin American countries.

           For more information, please visit

August 13-18, 2018

Costa Rica CIPS Institute, Flamingo, Costa Rica

Learn more about Costa Rica for vacation, investment, retirement, and your own dreams while you earn your CIPS Designation. Take advantage of discounted CRGAR/CIPS sponsor accommodations on the Guanacaste Gold Coast to stay longer to enjoy the beaches, volcanoes, wildlife, surf lessons, ocean sports, and all the good karma in our cherished country! 

For more information, please visit 

September 5–9, 2018

International Real Estate Conference, Hanoi, Vietnam

The Vietnam National Real Estate Association (VNREA) invites you to this event that gathers experts and influential people in the real estate industry from all over the world to learn, share, connect, and transact.

For more information, contact Lieu Nguyen, NAR President's Liaison to Vietnam at or 703-609-4428.

October 8–10, 2018

EXPO REAL, Munich, Germany

EXPO REAL is Europe's largest real estate and investment trade fair. It represents the whole supply chain of the international real estate sector, from conception and design through investment and financing, realization and marketing, and operation and use.

October 24-27, 2018

AMPI Annual Conference, Mexico

This conference is the annual gathering of Mexico's real estate professionals. NAR's attendance demonstrates the continued commitment to the growing relationship between Mexico and the U.S.

December, 2018 (exact dates to be determined)

FNAIM Conference, Paris, France

Join hundreds of French real estate professionals at the biggest conference and expo organized by a French real estate association.


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