Catch The Wave

2017 AARC Annual Conference

Our annual 2017 AARC Conference will be held Nov. 15-17, 2017 at the Hilton Riverfront hotel in downtown Wilmington, NC and this year’s theme is “Catch The Wave – The Retirement Wave“.

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The 2017 conference will feature an expanded lineup of educational workshops, panel discussions and research presentations, headed by an all-star line-up of retiree recruitment experts, including economic development professionals, real estate developers, specialized software consultants and publishers of print and digital retirement publications.

Also on the agenda is an off-site visit to Compass Pointe, where Legacy Homes by Bill Clark is building the 2017 Ideal Home featured in Ideal Living magazine.  Reception to follow, sponsored by ideal-Living.

Early Bird Sign Up starts as low as $350, don’t miss your opportunity to attend at the lowest possible rate.  Visit the Sign Up Page now to assure your spot at the 2017 Annual Conference – Conference Sign Up Page

Sessions Include…

C.Lawn PicCraig Lawn, Industry Insights from one of the nation’s top Real Estate Sales and Marketing Professionals

J.Randall Pic copyJudy Randall – 25 year Travel and Tourism veteran shares her unique insights to help your team reach the next level of Travel and Tourism Marketing

Golf Courses – Turning What Some Consider a Liability Into an Asset

The Changing Club Paradigm – Membership Options for Today’s Retiree Club Member

Social Media Marketing – Today, Tomorrow and Beyond…

40 Years of Evolution – How one Retiree Home Builder Continues to Evolve

Real Estate Tech Briefing – How to Connect to Today’s Retirement Buyer

Plus Many More!


Hilton Riverside is our 2017 Host Hotel and is offering a reduced rate for AARC Conference Attendees of $144/night including breakfast each morning.  Rooms are limited so book your hotel as soon as possible.

Visit the Hilton’s website to book online – Online Reservations