West Regional Meeting - Costa Mesa

2017 West Regional Meeting - Costa Mesa

We’re sorry, on-line registration is now closed for the IREM West Regional Meeting.  Please register on-site at the Hilton Costa Mesa.  The West Regional Meeting registration desk opens Tuesday, May 9 at 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm in the Bristol Ballroom 3 Foyer and Wednesday, May 10 at 7:00 am in the Pacific Ballroom Foyer.

If you have any further questions, please contact the IREM Customer and Member Services Department at (800) 837-0706 ext. 450.


Arrival Day
May 9, 2017

4:00 pm to 6:00 pm Registration Open
6:00 pm Meet and Greet Casual Mixer
Evening *Opportunity to Plan a Regional Dinner

*Not included in the Regional Meeting registration fee.

West Regional Meeting Session Handouts
Access all Session Handouts here.

Chapter Leadership Event
May 10, 2017

Featured Speakers

Sarah Birnbach

Sarah Sheila Birnbach
Birnbach Success Solutions

Sarah Sheila Birnbach has been working with organizations for over 34 years on successful volunteer management.  During Sarah’s session, she’ll provide tools to take your chapter to greatness and help:

  • Develop a more effective volunteer recruitment process
  • Increase the diversity of your volunteer leadership
  • Maximize new talent while honoring your veteran volunteers
  • Improve the performance of your chapter

Anthony Smith

Anthony Smith, CPM, CCIM
CBRE, Inc.

Past President Anthony Smith will send you off on a high note by sharing stories of what he learned on his path to IREM President. He’ll inspire you to think bigger about your own leadership legacy and give you some tips on how to make the most out of your volunteer role for your personal and professional development.

Chapter Leadership Event Agenda:

7:00 am to 8:00 am Registration Open
Continental Breakfast
8:00 am to 5:00 pm Keynote Speakers
General and Concurrent Sessions
  • Stimulating Membership Growth and Retention
  • Broadened Corporate and Student Outreach
  • Contemporary Chapter Management
  • Motivating Volunteers
  • Leadership Development
  • Idea and Best Practice Exchange
  • And more...
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm *Opportunity to Plan a Chapter Lunch
Evening Networking Party – Great Food, Fun and Friends!

* Not included in the Regional Meeting registration fee.

Industry Event: Invest in Success Conference
May 11, 2017

Included in your full Regional Meeting registration is the Invest in Success Conference on Thursday, May 11 from 8:00 am – 5:30 pm, sponsored by Orange County Chapter No. 91.

The Invest in Success Conference will take place at the Hilton Orange County/Costa Mesa Hotel.

Please indicate whether or not you will be attending this event via your Regional Meeting registration.

If you wish to only attend the Invest in Success Conference, please register for the Conference directly.

8:00 am – 12:00 pm
IREM Association Executives Only: Power Session

While your chapter leaders are learning about trends in real estate management, spend some time with IREM staff and your fellow IAEs discussing what’s most important to you.



Hilton Orange County/Costa Mesa Hotel
3050 Bristol Street
Costa Mesa, CA  92626
(714) 540-7000 

IREM Guest Room Rate: $205 single/double occupancy. An additional $15 per person will be added for triple and quad occupancy. Identify yourself as being with the group IREM Conference 2017. Reservations: (800) 445-8667, Ext. 1 or online.

Conveniently located in the heart of Costa Mesa, just 2.5 miles away from John Wayne Airport and minutes away from South Coast Plaza, Orange County Performing Arts Center, Bowers Museum, Disneyland and Knotts Berry Farm.

We suggest you make your guest room reservations immediately and no later than April 1, 2017; space is limited. IREM does not guarantee guest room availability; reservations are confirmed on a first come, first served basis.


Travel Discounts

United Airlines
Visit www.united.com and enter Offer Code: ZXVM818826 in the “Offer Code” box when booking your flight to receive up to 10% discount on applicable fares. Valid travel dates are May 6 - 14, 2017. You may also call United Airlines at (800) 426-1122 and refer to Agreement Code: 453604 and Z Code: ZVXU. Booking fees are waved for Meeting reservations.


Visit www.delta.com and enter Meeting Event Code: NMPKM in the “Meeting Event Code” box when booking your flight to receive up to 10% discount on applicable fares. Valid travel dates are May 6 - 14, 2017. You may also call Delta Airlines at (800) 328-1111 and refer to Meeting Event Code: NMPKM. Please note that a Direct Ticketing Charge may apply for booking by phone.


Airport and Ground Transportation

Hilton Orange County/Costa Mesa is located 2.5 miles from John Wayne Airport (SNA) in Orange County, CA.

Hotel Shuttle: Hilton Orange County/Costa Mesa (714) 540-7000 is pleased to offer guest complimentary airport shuttle service to and from the John Wayne Airport. The hotel shuttle operates every 30 minutes, beginning at 8:15 am. The hotel shuttle will pick-up guest in the lower level ground transportation center of John Wayne Airport.

Taxi: Approximately $10 one-way from John Wayne Airport to Hilton Orange County/Costa Mesa Hotel.

UBER: Ride UBER from John Wayne Airport to Hilton Orange County/Costa Mesa Hotel. The uberX one-way rate is $11 - $14. 

Hotel Parking: Self-Parking $18 or Valet $33.

Regional Meeting Attire

Business casual attire is appropriate for all Regional Meeting activities and events.  Facilities are air conditioned; please pack accordingly. 

Who’s Attending

Check out who from your region is attending.


For detailed registration procedures or to register via mail, visit the Registration Procedures page.


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