Special Events

Along with more than 30 free sessions, a variety of education opportunities offered over three days, and a free exhibit hall, you won't want to miss out on everything else EXPO has to offer.


Tech Tuesday - (Ticketed Event)
8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
A full day of techonolgy seminars and classes.

Tuesday EXPO Lunch - (Ticketed Event)
12 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
"Disruptive Tech: The Unrecognizable New World of Tech and Culture"

Presented by David Pogue, Founder of Yahoo Tech, Author, and Former Personal Technology Columnist for the New York Times.

Grand Opening of the EXPO Exhibit Hall
2 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Browse and network with more than 200 exhibiting companies and services.
Broker Conference - (Ticketed Event)
9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Full day of sessions designed with the broker in mind. Includes cocktail reception.
Wednesday EXPO Lunch - (Ticketed Event)
12 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
"Endeavour to Succeed"

Presented by Captain Mark Kelly, Commander of Space Shuttle Endeavour's Final Mission and Aviation Contributor for NBC News/MSNBC
Evolve Conference - (Ticketed Event)
1:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
In this ever-changing real estate market, being cutting edge in all facets of your business is essential. Join YPN at the 5th Annual Evolve Conference to sharpen your skills and be a leader in today's highly tech driven real estate market and be on the forefront of emerging real estate trends. Networking Reception included.
Ice Cream Social and Prize Giveaway
3:15 p.m.
Continue the EXPO fun with ice cream and a chance to win a cool prize in the Exhibit Hall.

Club C.A.R.
8 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Come unwind, network, dance, and enjoy the company of your fellow REALTORS® at this fun and FREE event.

New Required CE Course - Management and Supervision - (Ticketed Event)
8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Every action and transaction that happens as part of your business requires a Broker’s oversight. This 3-hour, required CE course covers the duties and responsibilities as defined by CalBRE for brokers to manage compliance and supervise licensed activities. An exam will be included at the end of the course. CalBRE Sponsor# 0001

Thursday EXPO Lunch - (Ticketed Event)
12 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
"2017 Housing Market Forecast"

Presented by Leslie Appleton-Young, C.A.R. Chief Economist

Save Time Make Money with CRM - (Ticketed Event)
1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Too many agents and brokers manage their relationships and their transactions by the seat of their pants and the result is far more agents struggling to survive and more clients receiving subpar service and representation. In this course we will explore the nature of the changes in our business, our client's expectations, the technology that has transformed so many aspects of our lives and discover the tools and techniques that will allow you to deliver true value to clients and agents.
Closing Reception and Prize Giveaway
2:30 p.m.
Close out EXPO in style at the final prize drawing in the Exhibit Hall.
EXPO Extras
Check your emails and use printers at the Internet Connect Station (Booth #537) in the Exhibit Hall
Drop into the Member Lounge (Booth #229) to relax for a minute, charge your phone, and grab a cup of water.
Stop by one of the Cell Phone Charging Stations to re-energize your phone. The Charging Stations will be located in the Member Lounge and in lobby area near EXPO Welcome/Information Desk.
Wi-Fi is complimentary thanks to our generous sponsor, California Regional MLS (Booth #713).

About the EXPO

This event is the premier tradeshow for California's real estate industry. Our event features one-of-a-kind education, networking, and professional development opportunities. We welcome and encourage all members of the CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® – brokers/owners, top producers, sales associates, assistants, and Association Executives to attend. Other real estate leaders, real estate agent analysts, members of the media, and professionals in affiliated industries are also more than welcome.

Exhibitors - Why You Need To Be Here:

  • We're all things California
  • More than 11,000 REALTORS® in one location under one roof
  • Meet face-to-face with top brokers/owners, savvy agents, Association Executives, and key real estate leaders
  • You have the solutions to our challenges
  • Contact us today to be an exhibitor or sponsor at (213) 739-8301 or bettyt@car.org

This year we'll be in Long Beach, Sept. 27-29. We hope to see you there!

Get in Touch

  • Phone:
    (800) 242-2732
  • Email:
  • Address:
    Long Beach Convention Center
    300 E Ocean Blvd,
    Long Beach, CA 90802