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2022 Annual Fall Conference: Real Estate and Appraisal Symposium

October 21 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

2022 marks the 72nd consecutive year that the Northern California Chapter has presented its award-winning Annual Fall Conference.

Still time to save up to $40 – Sign up HERE!
Take a sneak peek at the conference brochure for an in-depth look at our keynote and 12 breakout sessions.

Fall Conference is the real estate appraisal profession’s longest-running and highest-rated one-day continuing education & networking event on the West Coast. Our conference consistently draws over 250 participants and features the real estate profession’s “most in-the-know” presenters.  Our topics will keep you informed of the latest developments that affect your profession, your profitability, your business – your future.

The day will feature a Keynote Opening General Session followed by 12 breakout sessions so you can create your own day of customized learning.

Approved for 35-points of  Appraisal Institute CEC. Applications for 7-hours of California BREA and SBE Training Credit are being submitted.  ASFRMA, IRWA and ASA typically grant reciprocal credit for AI offerings.  Be sure to check directly with your organization before registering.

Infrastructure and Energy Innovation: Transformation, Innovation and Partnerships
David J. Wilk, MAI, CRE, FRICS
Managing Director of the Valuation & Advisory Services Group, Colliers International
Assistant Professor of Finance and the Academic Director, Real Estate Program at Temple University Fox School of Business
Adjunct Professor at Johns Hopkins Carey Business School and Georgetown University
Adjunct Professor of Real Estate Finance at the University of Delaware Lerner College of Business 1999-2012

Panelists include
Craig Steinley, MAI, SRA, AI-GRS, AI-RRS, Appraisal Institute 2022 National President-Elect
Sandra K. Adomatis, SRA, Appraisal Institute 2022 National Vice President
Gary DeWeese, MAI, Real Estate Strategic Solutions
Stacey L. Thoyre, WELL AP, LEED Green Associate, Runde & Partners Inc.
Timothy P. Runde, MAI, LEED AP BD+C, Runde & Partners Inc.
Lisa Desmarais, SRA, Vice President, Appraisal Issues, The Appraisal Foundation
Richard M. Betts, MAI, SRA, (retired), Appraiser, Instructor, and Author
Shawn J. McCoy, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Peter Christensen, Attorney-Principal, Christensen Law Firm
Dawn Molitor-Gennrich, SRA, AI-RRS, Molitor-Gennrich Consulting, Inc.
Francois (Frank) K. Gregoire, ASA, IFA, RAA, Realtor-Appraiser, Gregoire & Gregoire, Inc.
Stephen D. Roach, MAI, SRA, AI-GRS, CDEI, Jones, Roach & Caringella, Inc.
Gary Baragona, Director of Research, Kidder Mathews
Derek Daniels, Director of Research, Colliers
Colin Yasukochi, Executive Director, CBRE
Denis A. DeSaix, MAI, SRA, Principal, Metrocal Appraisal
Donna Desmond, ASA, Donna Desmond Associates
Whitney Haucke, MAI, CPA, MRICS, Sr. Director, Quality & Risk Management (QRM), CBRE | Valuation & Advisory Services
Brent Johnson, SRA, AI-RRS, RAA, Res1 Valuation & Consulting, Inc.
Suzanne Mellen, MAI, CRE, FRICS, ISHC, Senior Managing Director, HVS

Topics include
Real Estate and Wildfires 
Avoiding Bias: Building a Bias Defense – An Examination of Available Guidance & Requirements for CA Appraisers
Ask the Experts
What You Should Know about Valuing Multi-Family / 2-4 Units
State of the Profession: Industry Trends and Where Do We Go from Here?
Appraiser Liability: Avoiding the Uh-Oh!
ADUs and Second Homes: The Nuances
State of the Economy: Research, Rates and the Recession
Caught in the Squeeze: Transition Risks to Real Estate in a Low-Carbon Economy
Regression Analysis to Prove Your Point: Don’t be Afraid of It!
BIG Data:  Why Does or Should this Term Concern You?
Conversion Use: Changing Highest & Best Use

Peruse the conference brochure for detailed descriptions of our breakout sessions

Plan to register early and save!
Early Registration Discount Rate – $225 per person
A second chance to save up to $40! Applies to registrations received between Saturday, October 1 and Friday, October 14.

Standard Conference Rate $265 per person
Applies to registrations received after Friday, October 14.


Join us Post-Conference for In-Person Networking
We will be in San Jose, Watsonville and Walnut Creek.  Watch for more locations to be added.


Become a Fall Conference SponsorView Benefits
Majority of sponsorship levels include complimentary conference admittance

Valbridge Property Advisors I Northern California
Kidder Mathews

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