January, 2019
Inspection News and Views from the American Society of Home Inspectors

Attending IW San Diego?


Here’s a checklist of must-dos at the conference. You don’t want to miss a thing!

After you stop at the registration desk to pick up your badge and tote bag…

  • New to ASHI Networking Event — Sunday, Noon to 2:00 pm
    • Information for new members and first-time IW attendees on the profession, ways to “move up in ASHI” and tips to prepare for the NHIE.

  • Sunday Opening Night Reception in Expo Hall — 4:00 – 6:00 pm
    • Visit vendors, enjoy appetizers and redeem your drink ticket at the bar

  • Salute to our Military Veterans — Sunday, 5:00 pm
    • A presentation of lapel pins and a thank you to our vets!

  • Stop by the ASHI Booth – Meet ASHI staff and Jim Johnson, Report Verifier.
    • Bring your reports to discuss and prepare for verification. ASHI Board members and officers will be on hand to greet you.

  • Daily Prize Drawings – Drop off a daily coupon in the ASHI Booth for a chance to win.

  • Monday Annual Awards and Keynote Breakfast — Golden Ballroom 8:00 – 10:00 am. 
    • ASHI awards will be presented to deserving recipients. Kevin McCarthy will present an interesting keynote speech on avoiding the blind spots impacting your life decisions.  He will be signing books at the ASHI booth afterwards and will offer a 2-hour class Monday afternoon.

  • Get on the App! Download on your device.
    • Check out the events schedule, activities and sessions, and create your own schedule for each day.

  • Select from 45 classes to attend on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday.
    • Choose a session and attend at the assigned session time and location. There is no pre-registration.
  • Check out the State-approved or other organization continuing education credits listed under “State Approvals” on the website or app.
    • Attend the sessions approved by your state. Be sure to scan the QR code on your badge when you arrive at eachclassroom to get credit.

  • Complete an evaluation for each class.
    • We want your feedback! 

  • Grab and Go sessions are planned at lunchtime Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
    • Very informative educational sessions are offered by vendors.

  • InspectPAC Reception Monday 7:30 pm Purchase $50 ticket .
    • Help raise donations for the Political Action Committee. With refreshments, incredible food and a raffle — this is a “fun” fundraiser.

  • “Rock the Yacht” Gala Dinner and Dance Cruise aboard the USS Adventure on the San Diego Bay. Purchase $100 ticket. Departs 7:00 pm and returns at 10:00 pm.
    • Transportation, dinner, a bar drink ticket, and music included.

Go to www.inspectionworld.com to get the details.

See you at IW!