Special Programs & Events

Social Events

IAAO Golf Outing

Sunday, September 24th • Sun Mountain Course

Please join us for the annual IAAO Conference Golf Tournament on Sunday September 24th at the Paiute Golf Club, on the Sun Mountain Course. This is the same course that was played during the 1999 IAAO Annual Conference. September is the ideal time for golf in Las Vegas and the course should be in excellent condition. Visit the Golf Outing page for more information.

Exhibit Hall Tours

Sunday, September 24th • 5:00 - 6:00 pm

New in 2017, IAAO is offering tours of the Exhibit Hall, providing a quick stop at each booth for the vendors to give a short presentation on their products. Tours are limited so sign up early!

Mix+Mingle

Monday, September 25th • 5:15 - 6:30 pm

Reception in the Exhibit Hall with your fellow attendees

Bubble Ball Soccer Fundraising Tournament

Sunday, September 24th

To help raise money for Make Your Own Ball Day we are hosting a bubble ball soccer tournament on Sunday afternoon, so you will want to get to Las Vegas in time to play. Bubble Ball Soccer will be played at Las Vegas Indoor Soccer and transportation will be provided. See the Conference Charity page for more information.

Associate Member Sub-Committee Reception

Monday, September 25th • 6:30 - 7:30 pm
Skyview 4 • 26th Floor • Bally's Las Vegas

The Associate Member Sub-committee would like to invite all current Associate Members and those that are interested in finding out more about becoming an Associate Member to a Reception on Monday evening, September 25, 2017 from 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm. This will provide an opportunity for all Associate Members to gather and meet one another.  For more information see the AMC Reception page.

President's After Party

Wednesday, September 27th • 9:00 - 11:00 pm • Beer Park at Paris

As a follow-up to last year's successful event, make plans to join the President’s After Party directly following the Banquet for entertainment, coffee and a cash bar. Put on your Las Vegas chic clothing in a casual and relaxing send-off to the conference. The party will take place at Beer Park at Paris on Wednesday evening from 9:00 pm to 11:00 pm. 

Educational Programs

Unwrapping the Secrets to Hotel Casino Valuation: A Las Vegas Perspective

Saturday, September 23rd • 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

With the expansion of legalized casino-style gambling over the past decade, more jurisdictions are faced with the challenges of valuing casino properties for tax purposes. This seven-hour course will provide an overview of the valuation of Hotel Casinos from the perspective of Clark County (Las Vegas), Nevada. See the program page for more information.

Understanding and Using Comparable Transactions

Wednesday, September 27th • 1:00 – 4:00 pm
& Thursday, September 28th • 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

This forum is designed to enhance the understanding and use of comparable properties. Appraisers use comparable property information every day. The entire appraisal process is dependent on the comparison of data. For more information, see the program page.

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