Frequently Asked Questions

 

What, when, and where is CREB® 2021 Forecast?

CREB® 2021 Forecast is an online conference focused on boosting your success as a REALTOR®. It will take place on Jan. 26, 2021 from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. via vFairs—an online events platform.

 

Do I have to register for this event?

Yes, it is necessary to register.

 

How much is the registration fee?

Early-bird tickets will be on sale from Oct. 13 to Nov. 13. The cost is $59 for CREB® members and $79 for non-members.

Regular price tickets will be on sale from Nov. 14 to Jan. 20. The cost is $69 for CREB® members and $89 for non-members.

 

Where will the event be held?

The event is 100% online. You can participate anywhere that you have stable Internet access. The best way to access the event is from a desktop or laptop, however mobile and tablet devices will work as well.

 

What is a virtual conference?

A virtual conference is an interactive event that takes place fully online. Virtual conferences, like physical conferences, consist of keynote sessions, breakout sessions, virtual tradeshow and much more, to interact and engage with attendees.

 

Why did you decide to have a virtual conference?

With continued limits on in-person events of this size, we are not able to move ahead with an in-person event in January. It’s still more important than ever for real estate professionals to connect and prepare for the future. We are excited to bring a fully virtual format where we can come together to learn and network while protecting the health, safety and well-being of our attendees.

 

Can I invite my industry friends to attend the event?

Absolutely, we are counting on you to invite others! Help us spread the word. CREB® 2021 Forecast is open to non-members, including all industry partners such as Mortgage Brokers, Appraisers, Builders and Property Managers to name a few. You can simply share the link to this website, and they can register at their convenience.

 

Do I need to download or install any software to be able to attend this event?

No, you do not need to download or install any software to participate in the event.

Please ensure you have access to Zoom to participate in the event. You will also need to have access to the Internet; Google Chrome works best.

 

Do we need a webcam and/or microphone to participate?

No, you do not need a webcam or microphone to participate in the event. However, some exhibitors have the option to request a video chat; if you do not have a webcam or microphone you can choose to chat via text instead.

 

What time zone will be used for the conference?

Sessions will take place in Mountain Standard Time (MST).

 

How do I log in on day of the event?

Your login details will be emailed to you 2 business days before the event date.

 

Where do I visit exhibitors?

To visit booths, and chat with exhibitors you can click the “Exhibition” button that will take you directly to the virtual exhibit hall. The exhibit hall will allow attendees to visit exhibitor booths, watch promo videos, interact one-on-one with the exhibitor representatives, and be eligible for any exhibitor prizes!

 

How can I ask questions at a virtual conference?

During the webinar keynote and breakout sessions you will be able to ask questions through the chat feature.

If you have technical questions or are experiencing issues you can visit the virtual help desk for support.

Have an exhibitor question? At the exhibitor booths you will be able to live chat and request a video chat (when available).

 

Are the sessions recorded?

Yes, all recordings of speaker sessions will be recorded and will be available for 30 days after the event.

 

I’ve encountered a technical issue on the event day, who can I contact?

Please contact creb@getvfairs.io.

 

Couldn’t find what you’re looking for?

If you still have a question that wasn’t answered above, send an email to events@creb.ca, and a member of our team will get back to you as soon as possible.