Annual Conference

2024

ASFMRA

Annual

Conference

Sponsored by LIA Administrators and Insurance Services

Kansas City, Missouri
November 17-21

RegisterAgendaGeneral SessionsAg TourRapid FireGuest Activities

Welcome to the 2024 ASFMRA Annual Conference, the premier event for rural property professionals. Taking place this November in vibrant Kansas City, Missouri, this event brings together leading farm managers, rural appraisers and industry experts from all corners of the country. It offers a unique platform for networking with the best and brightest minds in the field, while providing insights into the future of the U.S. ag economy and recent developments in the rural property professions.

Join us to explore innovative ways to leverage technology, uncover opportunities for success and enhance your expertise through engaging education sessions and CE credits. Additionally, this year's conference features a performance by country singer and songwriter Blane Howard!

So come, connect with new and old friends, take part in exciting activities like the Ag Tour and Rapid Fire Case Studies, celebrate newly accredited ASFMRA members and enjoy the fantastic entertainment!

Agenda

Friday, November 15

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM CT
  • Advanced Appraisal Exam Prep Course (A500)

Saturday, November 16

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM CT
  • Advanced Appraisal Exam Prep Course (A500)

Sunday, November 17

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM CT
  • Advanced Appraisal Exam Prep Course (A500)

Monday, November 18

7:30 AM - 5:00 PM CT
  • Registration Open
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM CT
  • ARA/RPRA Accreditation Exam
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM CT
  • Appraisal Education/Accreditation Committee Meeting
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM CT
  • Editorial Taskforce Meeting
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM CT 
  • Consulting Education/Accreditation Committee Meeting
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM CT
  • Government Relations Committee Meeting
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM CT
  • YPN Career Advancement Workshop
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM CT
  • Ethics and Standards Committee Meeting
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM CT
  • Management Education/Accreditation Committee Meeting
6:00 - 9:00 PM CT
  • Welcome Reception at The College Basketball Experience, sponsored by the Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Nebraska, Missouri and Oklahoma Chapters of the ASFMRA

Tuesday, November 19

6:30 AM - 5:00 PM CT
  • Registration Open
7:30 - 8:00 AM CT
  • Welcome and Opening Ceremony
8:00 - 9:00 AM CT
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM CT
  • ARA/RPRA Accreditation Exam
8:00 - 9:00 AM CT
  • Spouse/Guest Breakfast
9:00 - 9:50 AM CT
9:00 - 9:50 AM CT
9:00 - 9:50 AM CT
9:30 AM - 3:00 PM CT
10:00 - 10:30 AM CT
  • AM Networking Break
10:30 - 11:20 AM CT
10:30 - 11:20 AM CT
10:30 - 11:20 AM CT
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM CT
  • Networking Lunch, sponsored by
    • Officer Installation
    • Membership Meeting
1:00 - 1:50 PM CT
1:00 - 1:50 PM CT
1:00 - 1:50 PM CT 
2:00 - 2:30 PM CT
  • PM Networking Break, sponsored by
2:30 - 3:30 PM CT
4:00 - 5:30 PM CT
  • Accreditation and Awards Ceremony
5:30 - 6:30 PM CT
  • Accreditation and Awards Reception

Wednesday, November 20

7:00 AM - 5:00 PM CT
  • Registration Open
6:30 AM - 3:00 PM CT
7:45 AM - 3:00 PM CT
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM CT
3:30 - 5:00 PM CT
  • Free Professional Headshots
4:00 - 5:00 PM CT
  • Cocktail Hour
4:00 - 6:20 PM CT
  • Education Foundation Silent Auction
5:00 - 10:00 PM CT
  • Education Foundation Live Auction, sponsored by Pioneer 
  • Dinner Buffet
6:30 - 7:30 PM CT
  • Live Performance by Blane Howard
9:30 - 11:00 PM CT
  • Auction Payout

Thursday, November 21

7:00 - 8:00 AM CT
  • Auction Payout

Hotel & Venue

The Westin Kansas City at Crown Center

1 East Pershing Road
Kansas City, Missouri, 64108

The Westin Kansas City at Crown Center is centrally located, providing easy access to many downtown attractions. Embrace effortless relaxation in spacious accommodations with Heavenly® Beds, floor-to-ceiling windows, large work desks and signature amenities. After a full day of business, shopping or sightseeing, revive in our sparkling pool or energize your body in our WestinWORKOUT® Fitness Studio with cardio equipment and free weights. Refresh, recharge and connect at The Westin Kansas City at Crown Center.

Our 2023 Sponsors

Thank you to the generous sponsors who help make the ASFMRA Annual Conference possible.

Sponsorship

Preferred Partners

Silver Sponsors

Bronze Sponsors

Chapter Sponsors

Arizona Chapter Carolinas Virginias Chapter Illinois Chapter Iowa Chapter Kansas Chapter Kentucky Chapter Mid-South Chapter  Minnesota Chapter Nebraska Chapter North Dakota Chapter South Dakota Chapter