International Flavor at Midyear

Global Programs for Associations – Association executives, staff and volunteer leaders can arrive early (May 14) to get in-depth education on developing and growing global programs in your association that will prepare REALTORS® to succeed in a global marketplace. Register today at

State and Local Leadership Forum on Global Business –This year’s theme is “Global Business Councils 101: Learning From the Experts.” Representatives from each of the four Platinum Councils will provide insights, best practices, and step-by-step advice regarding how to start, build, and maintain a successful global program. Formal presentations will be followed by a moderated Q&A session conducted by 2013 forum chair John Mike.

Embassy Visits – Exclusively for CIPS designees, visit one of the embassies in D.C. and learn about the economy and real estate market in that country. Embassy visits are done by lottery drawing due to a limited number of spaces available.

CIPS Breakfast – Be recognized for your achievement! Veteran designees are honored and new designees are pinned at this breakfast networking event exclusively for CIPS designees.

International Networking Reception – Make new friends and visit with old ones over hors d’oeuvres and cocktails at the International Networking Reception. Purchase your ticket at

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About Global Perspectives

Global Perspectives in Real Estate is a resource for global professionals, aimed at helping them globalize their local markets. Produced bi-monthly, this newsletter serves as a how-to guide and is full of useful and actionable tips. A free subscription is given to all Certified International Property Specialists (CIPS) designees.

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