Event Schedule

Monday | june 3, 2024

12:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Event Registration & CE Check-In

1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Bias Override: Overcoming Barriers to Fair Housing (CE)

Matt Difanis

5:15 pm - 6:30 pm

Networking Reception

Dinner on your own

Tuesday | June 4, 2024

8:00 am - 9:00 am

Registration & Continental Breakfast

Interested in sponsoring the breakfast? Visit our Sponsor page for more information.

8:45 am - 9:10 am

Welcome: NJR & NYSAR Presidents

Gloria Monks

Joe Rivellino

9:15 am - 10:10 am

Morning Keynote

10:15 am - 11:10 am

Unmasking Appraisal Biases: What Agents Need to Know

Industry experts will unravel the nuances, challenges, strategies, and opportunities for agents in navigating and addressing appraisal biases effectively. Moderated by Bill Flagg.

Bill Flagg

Jillian White

10:15 am - 11:10 am

Agent-to-Agent Racism: A True Story

Led by Buffalo-Niagara Association The session will showcase a reenactment of an experience of a black realtor during an open house situation and how we can best prepare to confront issues similar to this.

Brenda Alesii

11:15 am - 12:10 pm

Brave Space, Meditation, & Networking

Moderated by Crystal Colón.

Crystal Colón

12:00 pm - 1:10 pm


Sponsored by Chase

1:15 pm - 2:10 pm

Transforming Real Estate Through Advocacy

Join industry leaders from AAREA, NAHREP, NAREB, & LGBTQ Alliance in a dynamic panel sharing their legislative agendas while exploring insights, strategies, and collaborative ideas that drive positive change in inclusivity in the real estate industry.

Jason Riveiro

Anita Legacy Blue

Soo (SY) Yu

Alexia Smokler

1:15 pm - 2:10 pm

Presentation by Farrah Wilder, Consultant & Former DEI Officer

Farrah Wilder is a diversity and fair housing writer, speaker and strategist and is the former vice president and chief diversity, equity, and inclusion officer for the California Association of REALTORS®.

Farrah Wilder

2:15 pm - 2:25 pm

Coffee Break

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2:30 pm - 3:25 pm

Keynote Fireside Chat

Featuring President & CEO of TIAA, Thasunda Brown Duckett. Moderated by Michelle Mills Clement, CEO of Chicago Associations of REALTORS®.

Michelle Mills Clement

Thasunda Brown Duckett

3:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Closing Remarks

More details coming soon.