Ohio/Kentucky Annual Convention & Expo
Cincinnati Convention center/Hyatt regency

Complete convention schedule coming soon

Here are the latest highlights ...

Saturday, Sept. 23

8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Ohio WCR Meeting & Lunch

9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Ohio Leadership Academy

Sunday, Sept. 24

*RPAC MAJOR INVESTOR EVENT...Game time: 1 pm

*RPAC MAJOR INVESTOR EVENT...Game time: 1 pm

8:30 am - Noon
Ohio Leadership Academy

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
KAR/Ohio REALTORS Major Investor Red Ballgame

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Newport Aquarium Event

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
*Kentucky/Ohio Past Presidents Dinner (Metropolitan Club)

Monday, Sept. 25

8:00 am - 5:00 pm
KAR/Ohio REALTORS Registration

8:30 am - 9:00 am
Kentucky/Ohio Convention Orientation

8:30 am - 10:00 am
Ohio Equal Opportunity Diversity Committee

9:00 am - 10:00 am
Ohio Appraisal Committee

9:00 am - Noon
CONTINUING EDUCATION ( 3 Credit Hours)

  • Terry Watson: The Yelp Effect (Reputation Management) / Residential Track
  • Panel (tbd): Marketing Success / Residential Track
  • Adorna Carroll: Shift Happens--Generation & Business Trends / Residential Track

10:00 am - 11:00 am
Ohio Enlarged Legislative Committee

12:15 pm - 1:30 pm
*Ohio TLT Luncheon

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
CONTINUING EDUCATION (3 Credit Hours)

  • Adorna Carroll, Mary Lou Butcher Roth & Heather Dunn. Laura Disney, Randy Newsome: Creating and Finding New Business / Young Professionals & Residential Track

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
CONTINUING EDUCATION (3 Credit Hours)

  • Terry Watson: Easify 101: Relationship Marketing Made Easy / Residential Track (co-sponsored by CRS)
  • Adorna Carroll: Business Issues Keeping Brokers/Managers Up at Night / Broker, Managers Track

2:30 pm - 3:00 pm
*NAR Directors

2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
AE Workshop

5:15 pm - 6:30 pm
Cocktail Reception to Install 2018 Officers
Hyatt Regency

7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Installation Boat Cruise
Join OAR's newly-installed officers for cruise along the Ohio River.

Tuesday, Sept. 26

7:30 am - 5:00 pm
KAR/Ohio REALTORS Registration

8:00 am - 10:00 am
*Ohio RPAC Life Member Breakfast

8:00 am - 11:00 am
CONTINUING EDUCATION (3 Credit Hours)

  • Bruce Aydt: Stay Out of Court & Stay in Business / Commercial, Brokers, Managers Track
    (NAR appropriate for commercial and residential)

10:00 am - Noon
GRAND SESSION
Keynote Speaker: Greg Wooldridge, Navy Blue Angels

12:15 pm - 1:45 pm
Lunch Box for Techies with Amy Schmittaur

How to Create a Video Blog that Gets Attention
 
Do you need a video strategy that cuts through the noise? There are so many options for video today (and so many brands doing it poorly) that it can be difficult to know where to start and how to stand out. Amy Schmittauer is a business owner, YouTuber and best selling author of the book, Vlog Like a Boss: How to Kill It Online with Video Blogging. Discover her blueprint for personal connection and brand awareness through "vlogging" with actionable tactics that will position you as the leading resource in your field, and more importantly activate a rabidly-loyal community who will lift you up for a lifetime. 
 
Takeaways: 

  • Designing programming that sustains consistency 
  • Developing on-camera talent
  • Delivering effective content via Amy’s Authority Video Formula

Sponsored by Ohio Housing Finance Agency

12:15 pm - 1:45 pm
KAR/Ohio REALTORS Combined AE Luncheon

12:15 pm - 1:45 pm
KAR/Ohio REALTORS Board Presidents/Presidents-elect Luncheon

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
CONTINUING EDUCATION (3 Credit Hours)

  • Juanita McDowell: YouTube/Video Marketing & Data Security / Residential, Brokers, Managers Track
  • Tom Lundstedt: Big League Hard Ball: A Workshop on C/I Real Estate / Commercial Track

1:45 pm - 2:30 pm
YPN Council Meeting (will meet in same room as Lunch Box)

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Ohio Professional Standards Forum

2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
*Ohio Finance Committee

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
CONTINUING EDUCATION (3 Credit Hours)

  • Bruce Aydt: Ethics: The Measure of Professionalism / Commercial, Residential Track & NAR COE requirements

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Ohio Member & Director Forum

5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
EXPO Opening Reception and KAR Party

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
President's Sales Club Dinner

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
*Distinguished Service Award Dinner

8:30 pm - Midnight
Young Professionals Party
Lachey's is located in the trendy Over the Rhine area
LIVE ENTERTAINMENT FROM CHICAGO...THE RIGHT NOW 
sponsored by Berkshire Hathaway

Wednesday, Sept. 27

8:00 am - 3:00 pm
KAR/Ohio Registration

8:00 am - 9:30 am
Ohio MLS Forum

8:00 am - 11:00 am
CONTINUING EDUCATION (3 Credit Hours)

  • Pam Ermen: Team Dynamics for Brokers / Broker, Managers Track
  • Chris Finney:  22 Compelling Issues in Real Estate / Core Law Ohio

8:00 am - 1:00 pm
EXPO Open

9:00 am - 11:00 am
*OAR Executive Committee

11:15 am - 12:45 pm
CONTINUING EDUCATION (1.5 Credit Hours)

  • Phil Schulman: RESPA (Legal Issues Forum)

Noon - 1:00 pm
Lunch & EXPO door prize giveaway

1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Ohio Director Check-In

1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Ohio Board of Directors