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“.

Download 2017 Conference Agenda

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 has built 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 or download the Registration Form to pay by check (AARC Conference Registration Form 2017)

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.  Room block expires 10/23/2017

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