2021 Mid-Year Conference

San Antonio, TX
June 30 – July 3, 2021

About This Event

We have reached our capacity of in-person registration.  If you are interested in registering for the virtual component of the event after June 15, please contact us directly at support@arello.org.


Meeting time zone: Central Daylight Time (US/Central time)

Wednesday June 30
8:00 am–6:00 pm Registration Open
4:30–5:00 pm New Member Orientation/First-Time Attendee Reception
5:00–6:30 pm Welcome Fiesta!

Please wear your name badge, so that service staff know you are with ARELLO. This is an indoor/outdoor event. It may be warm.  Dress code is "Resort Festive."

Thursday July 01
7:00 am–6:00 pm Registration Open
7:00–8:00 am Breakfast
8:00–8:30 am Opening Session - In-Person
8:00–8:30 am Opening Session - Virtual
8:30–10:00 am Commissioner Resource Committee Meeting

Madero B

8:30–10:00 am Examination Accreditation Committee Meeting (OPEN Session)

Madero A

8:30–10:00 am Law and Regulation Committee Meeting


10:00–10:15 am --- Break ---
10:15–11:45 am Fair Housing Committee Meeting

Madero A

10:15–11:45 am License Portability Task Force Meeting


10:15–11:45 am Timeshare Committee Meeting

Madero B

11:45 am–1:15 pm Executive Committee Working Lunch (CLOSED Session)

Los Hildagos

11:45 am–1:15 pm Lunch on your Own
1:15–2:45 pm Education Certification Committee Meeting

Madero A

1:15–2:45 pm Investigator/Auditor Resource Committee Meeting

Madero B

1:15–2:45 pm Nominating Committee Meeting


2:45–3:00 pm --- Break ---
3:00–4:30 pm Administrator Roundtable

Madero A

3:00–4:30 pm Commissioner Roundtable


3:00–4:30 pm Education Issues Roundtable

Madero B

Friday July 02
6:30–7:30 am Morning Walk
7:15 am–6:00 pm Registration Open
7:15–8:15 am Breakfast
8:15–9:45 am Global Alliances Task Force Meeting


8:15–9:45 am Program Committee Meeting

Madero B

9:45–10:00 am --- Break ---
10:00–10:30 am Presentation by Empowering and Strengthening Ohio's People (ESOP)

Recipients of a grant from the ARELLO Foundation.

10:30 am–12:00 pm Keynote Speaker - Candy Cooke, “Getting Back Together and the Acceptance of Technology”

Candace C­­­ooke has been involved in the real estate industry for 38 years. She is licensed in Texas as a real estate broker, certified general appraiser, and instructor. Candy is active in the Texas REALTORS® and serves on several committees both at the state and national level of REALTOR® organizations. Education is her passion. Candy is a Senior Instructor for the Texas REALTORS® and currently teaches several “Train the Trainer” classes­­. As a member of TAR’s Professional Standards committee, Candy strongly believes REALTORS® need to always “do the right thing” which is strongly promoted in her classes. Candy is currently serving as President of the Real Estate Business Institute and Secretary of the TREC Education Standards Advisory Committee.

As a member of NAR’s Masters of Real Estate program, she believes you can never stop learning in this business. Candy’s enthusiasm for any subject she teaches is contagious. Her classes routinely book to capacity and she travels throughout Texas and beyond to teach. She has been providing classes via live broadcast live in order to serve more students across the state.

12:00–1:30 pm ARELLO Foundation Working Lunch (CLOSED Session)

Lunch in Los Hildagos / Video Conference in Espada

12:00–1:30 pm Lunch on your Own
1:30–3:00 pm IT/Communications Committee Meeting

Madero A

1:30–3:00 pm Promoting Judicious Real Estate Regulation Task Force Meeting

Madero B

1:45–3:00 pm Finance Committee Meeting


3:00–3:15 pm --- Break ---
3:15–4:45 pm Examination Accreditation Committee Meeting (CLOSED Session)

Madero A

3:15–4:45 pm Membership Committee Meeting


3:15–4:45 pm Real Estate Practices Roundtable

Madero B

5:30–8:30 pm Off-Site Reception at The Alamo

Please bring your name badge, so that service staff know you are with ARELLO. This is an outdoor event. It will be hot. Dress accordingly!

  • 5:15pm - 6:15pm: shuttles begin leaving hotel lobby (you may also walk 0.3mi, map available in mobile app)
  • 5:30pm - 8:30pm: reception
  • 8:00pm - 9:00pm: shuttle buses return to hotel
Saturday July 03
8:00–8:45 am Breakfast
9:00 am–12:00 pm Board of Directors Meeting

Madero A&B

While the overall event dates are generally set well in advance, the individual session times are subject to change without notice.

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Thank You to Our Sponsors





Welcome Reception

Networking Reception at The Alamo

Sponsorship of activities by vendors or regulated entities at this conference or meeting shall not be construed as an endorsement by ARELLO of the sponsoring entity or of the products, services, policies or positions. The sponsorship is not intended by the vendor or regulated entity, nor should it be construed by anyone, to influence the decisions of ARELLO and its representatives.

Hotel Information

Omni La Mansion del Rio Riverwalk
112 College St San Antonio, TX 78205 (map)
Phone: (210) 518-1000

Cancellation Policy

CANCELLATIONS: All requests for refunds must be in writing and sent to ARELLO's Chief Executive Officer. Cancellations received on or before June 2, 2021 will receive a full refund. There is a $100.00 cancellation fee for cancellations received between June 3 and June 23, 2021. No refunds will be made for cancellations on or after June 23, 2021.

Refunds for cancellations due to an illness, injury, death or emergency will be considered on a case by case basis by the ARELLO Chief Executive Officer.

Registration Fee Information

Regulatory Member

Representative of a member jurisdiction that is current with its member dues.

  • ARELLO member account required.
  • ARELLO membership type: Full
Affiliate/Associate Member

Affiliate or Associate Member (does not qualify for regulatory membership) and is current with member dues.

  • ARELLO member account required.
  • ARELLO membership type: Individual Affiliate, Institutional Affiliate, Associate
Emeritus Member
  • ARELLO member account required.
  • ARELLO membership type: Emeritus
  • Everyone
Non-Member (Regulatory)

Representative of a jurisdiction that qualifies for Regulatory membership but is not current with its member dues.

  • Everyone

A non-member spouse/guest accompanying a full conference attendee - includes all events, receptions and meals provided by the conference.


  • Everyone
Virtual Attendee

Virtual Attendees may attend the hybrid sessions by Zoom or telephone call.

  • ARELLO member account required.
  • ARELLO membership type: Administrative, Full, Individual Affiliate, Institutional Affiliate, Associate, Individual, Emeritus

Please note that registration fees for attendees are set to ensure ARELLO's costs are covered including the hotel/venue service charges and state and local taxes. Every effort is made to make these reasonable and affordable for our members.


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