BC Agents in for an Out-of-this-World Experience

December 4, 2013

The universe's biggest superstar astronaut, Chris Hadfield, is set to touch down at the largest real estate board conference and trade show in BC.

The Fraser Valley Real Estate Board's (FVREB) Conference Trade Show , is taking place at the Coast Hotel & Convention Centre in Langley from January 29 to 31, 2014, will showcase Commander Hadfield as the special keynote speaker, in addition to offering the best information and resources for Real Estate Agents available in the Lower Mainland.

In its 23rd year, this year's conference, Ground Control: Expedition 2014,will help you discover where your business is going and get it where it needs to be. Network, develop your professional toolkit, and discover new opportunities alongside your peers within the Greater Vancouver real estate community.

 Chris Hadfield, astronaut
Chris Hadfield energized the space program with his music and social-media savvy.
Commander Chris Hadfield will spend a rare three hours with conference attendees on January 31. He'll start with his presentation, " The Sky Is Not The Limit," offering Real Estate Agents perspective on leadership, teamwork, collaboration, science and technology, follow it with a lengthy question and answer session and cap the morning off with one-on-one book signing.

Alongside Chris, three esteemed professionals will be offering their specialized knowledge to attendees covering unique aspects of the industry. First, Ryan Berlin of Urban Futures, a leading facilitator of strategic planning, will discuss demographics and the future of real estate. Michelle Cederberg, Health and Productivity Expert, will discuss how to increase overall excellence through a mental, physical and spiritual approach to business and life. And finally, Real Estate Coach and Trainer Travis Robertson will help ignite your business with the best growth and marketing strategies used by top agents today.

The Trade Show is the most impactful ever, with more than forty exhibitorsover a quarter of them first-time vendors, including AmeriSpec Home Inspection Services, Ultra Digital Printing & Signs, Kelleway Mortgage Architects and more. This is a great way to connect with associate businesses that can set you apart from the competition and prepare you to fully service your clients.

Also offered throughout the conference are a number of technology workshops that will guide you through recent developments in Real Estate Agent technology such as iPad/tablets and cloud computing. Come equipped with questions for our pros and they'll keep you informed on the tools that will keep you relevant in real estate today.

And at our yearly Wine & Cheese Networking Mixer, talk shop with fellow Real Estate Agents and enjoy the cool rhythm of BC's own Watasun performing live.

Registration is open to all licensed Canadian Real Estate Agents , with tickets and VIP Packages available through Real Estate AgentLink.com on the FVREB Course Calendar. VIP Packages include a full-access ticket, Chris Hadfield's new book that you can have signed, a CD by Watasun, and priority seating for all the keynote speakers mentioned above.