Banner: Virtual Tech Edge event, Tuesday, April 27, 2021

Date and Time

Tuesday, April 27, 2021: 11:00a.m. CST – 1:00p.m. CST


This event will teach REALTORS® to become tech-savvy in today's quickly changing digital and tech world. It will cover topics such as:

  • Wire fraud
  • Data privacy
  • Phishing, vishing, and smishing
  • Best practices for virtual showings and open houses
  • Using virtual reality technology
  • Social media platforms
  • Efficient online content creation
  • Using video
  • Podcasting


Bill Lublin

Bill Lublin

Century 21 Advantage Gold

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Bill Lublin, CEO of Century 21 Advantage Gold, Pennsylvania's largest Century 21 firm, literally "wrote the book" about technology and social media for REALTORS® as the lead author of the 2010 AND 2015 rewrites of e-Pro, the technology certification of NAR. Bill has spoken at every major real estate conference in the US, and specializes in making complicated things simple by offering real-world solutions.

A working REALTOR® with a love for technology, Bill serves as a Director for NAR, and the Two Largest MLSs in the country, as well as mentoring RE tech startups for NAR’s reach Program and Moderne Ventures VC. He created NAR's TechEdge event and speaks around the world on Technology and real estate, aiming to deliver actionable items to his audience.

Nikki Beauchamp

Nikki Beauchamp

Global Real Estate Advisor
Engel & Völkers New York City

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Nikki Beauchamp is an award winning multi-lingual luxury global real estate advisor , with almost two decades of experience who is known for her expert command of the New York City real estate market and understanding its intricate intersection with the national and international real estate markets , utilized to craft bespoke strategies for a wide range of clientele, from first time home buyers/sellers to savvy international and institutional investors.

She is trusted and respected globally by clients and peers as an expert in data and financial analysis, negotiation, marketing and technology.

Nikki is often featured in media outlets such as the New York Times, Brick Underground , CBS, NBC , PIX11 ,Apartment Therapy , Martha Stewart Living, Observer , The Real Deal, Curbed and other media outlets.

Ines Hegedus Garcia

Ines Hegedus-Garcia

Director of Strategy and Innovation
Avanti Way Realty

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Ines is at the forefront of the prop-tech industry due to her industry leadership and hands-on approach to technology adoption.

She was the 2019 residential president of the Miami Association of REALTORS®, and is currently on the Corporate Board of Directors. She is also a NAR and Florida REALTORS® Director. She chaired the 2020 Emerging Technology Committee at Florida REALTORS® and is current Vice-Chair of The Communications Committee. Ines is also a member of NAR's Federal Technology Committee, Data Strategies Committee and sits on the board of directors of Second Century Ventures.

Ines has been identified by The National Association of REALTORS® as a thought leader because of her progressive ideas about real estate. Today she is called upon for speaking engagements all over the world to educate others about the power of new media and Ines' participation in leadership, as well as the early adoption of social media have earned her recognition and respect amongst her peers and clients.

Ines is bilingual and is credentialed with a bachelor’s degree in architecture from The University of Miami. She specializes in historic and architectural real estate and is a published author whose articles are read by thousands each month on

Tim Hur

Tim Hur

Managing Broker
Point Honors and Associates, REALTORS®

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Tim Hur is a national speaker who has been actively selling for 13 years since graduating from Georgia Institute of Technology. He is currently the Managing Broker for Point Honors and Associates, REALTORS®, a boutique real estate firm located in Metro Atlanta. Tim currently has served the real estate community in different capacities; he was the 2018 National Association of REALTORS®' Chair for Diversity, on the 2018 NAR task force to promote and commemorate the 50th Anniversary of Fair Housing in the United States, appointed by the 2013, 2014 and 2015 Presidents of the National Association of REALTORS® to be their respective President Liaison for South Korea. He has now been elected as the incoming AREAA 2022 National President.

Tim is also a member of the Atlanta REALTORS®, Atlanta Commercial Board and Northeast Atlanta Metro Association of REALTORS®, having multiple designations obtained through the REALTOR® network, including the prestigious Certified Residential Specialist, the Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist (CLHMS) with the Million Dollar Guild recognition, the Certified International Property Specialist (CIPS), the Accredited Buyers Representative (ABR®), the Sellers Representative Specialist (SRS), and GREEN designations.

Kendyl Young

Kendyl Young


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Kendyl Young is the owner of DIGGS and a 34 year veteran of residential real estate sales. She is also a speaker and consultant to agents and teams looking to grow without sacrificing their customer experience.


11:00 – 11:05 a.m.
Welcome & Introductions – Bill Lublin

11:05 – 11:25 a.m.
Videos and What to Know Today – Nikki Beauchamp

11:25 – 11:45 a.m.
Digital Advertising and Virtual Assistants – Tim Hur

11:45 a.m. – 12:05 p.m.
How to Do Old-Fashioned Things the New-Fashioned Way – Kendyl Young

12:05 – 12:15 p.m.

12:10 – 12:30 p.m.
Creating Communities Online – Ines Hegedus-Garcia

12:30 – 12:45 p.m.
Smart Homes – Bill Lublin

12:45 – 12:55 p.m.
How to With C2EX – Eric Sain


  • Early-bird member price: $19.95 (until 04/05/2021)
  • Regular member price: $24.95
  • Non-member price: $34.95


A recording of the event will be made available to all paid registrants 48 hours after the livestream.


NAR Tech Edge events teach REALTORS® the latest business technology skills and trends changing the real estate industry. Register for one of these professional development events and walk out with action items to build your business.

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