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Appraisal Institute Annual Conference
Join us at our Annual Conference! AI is the world’s leading organization of professional real property valuers. Meet individuals who share in your interest for the profession. Participate in sessions with highly regarded guest speakers and complete some of the best education for real property valuation in the world.
International Education Resources
As the leader in real property appraiser education, Appraisal Institute offers an extensive curriculum of introductory and advanced courses, as well as a wide range of seminars on specialty topics. These programs are designed to address the needs of all real property valuers, ranging from those just entering the profession to seasoned practitioners who wish to keep abreast of the latest techniques and developments. Many of these programs also serve to help other industry professionals gain further insight and understanding of real estate valuation techniques and processes.
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Appraisal Institute offers several affiliations for those connected to the real estate valuation industry. Our most popular affiliations for international individuals are Student Affiliate and Practicing Affiliate. For individuals interested in earning an AI designation, we also offer the Candidate for Designation program in which individuals can pursue one of our four prestigious designations.
AI Professionals whose principal place of business and residence falls outside the United States, United States Territories and Canada shall receive a 25% discount on annual dues and fees.
Student Affiliate: University students who are not practicing valuers but may be interested in real property valuation (or related field) in the future (those pursuing undergraduate or graduate degrees).
Practicing Affiliate: Valuers of real property who are interested in affiliating with Appraisal Institute (appraisers, assessors, appraisal reviewers, consultants, analysts, etc.).
Affiliate: Those who are interested in real property valuation but do not value real property (bankers, lawyers, accountants, developers, investors, real estate sales, vendors, etc.).
Candidate for Designation: Valuers of real property who are seeking Designated membership. Candidates pursue a designation path for the MAI, SRA, AI-GRS or AI-RRS designations.
International Equivalency Course: General
This course has been designed to aid professional real property valuers located throughout the world in establishing a standardized measurement of their individual valuation knowledge, expertise, and experience. This theory-based curriculum includes descriptions, examples, and discussions that will stimulate real property valuation professionals from any region. For international individuals looking to join the Candidate for Designation program, seeking MAI Designated membership. This course and examination is valuable to individuals who do not currently have equivalency to enter the Candidate program.
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International Valuation Standards
The International Valuation Standards Council issued its International Valuation Standards 2021, and Appraisal Institute professionals can get a free copy at www.ivsonline.org by entering promotion code appraisalinsti when signing up.
International Valuation Standards Overview (IVS)
This course provides an overview of the standards that affect real estate noted in the International Valuation Standards. Specifically written for domestic and international valuation experts with a working knowledge of valuation techniques as well as for those with a financial and real estate background, the course emphasizes ethical behavior and competent practice. Through guidance and examples, the material shows participants how to apply the IVS principles as widely as possible. The International Valuation Standards give clients, other intended users, and the public a reason to place their trust in services performed by professional valuation experts. In other words, they can have greater confidence in valuation services because they know that valuation experts completing assignments under the International Valuation Standards are required to follow standards of ethical practice.
International Valuation Organizations and Events
Panamanian Association of Real Estate Brokers and Promoters
AIC Appraisal Institute of Canada
2022 Annual Conference June 8-11, 2022, Hybrid/Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Romanian National Association of Authorized Evaluators
API Australian Property Institute
Baltic Valuation Conference
June 30-July 2, 2022, Potsdam, Germany
CIREA China Institute of Real Estate Appraisers and Agents
CREVA China Real Estate Valuers and Agents Association
October 4-6, 2022, Munich, Germany
FECOVAL Federation of Colleges of Appraisers
FIABCI International Real Estate Federation
72nd FIABCI World Real Estate Congress June 7-10, 2022, Paris, France
HypZert 25th Anniversary & Annual Convention June 29-30, 2022, Berlin, Germany
IPMS International Property Measurement Standards
IVSC International Valuation Standards Council
IVSC 2022 AGM September 14-16, 2022, Florida, U.S.
JAREA Japan Association of Real Estate Appraisers
JREI Japan Real Estate Institute
KAPA Korea Association of Property Appraisers
KREB Korea Real Estate Board
PINZ Property Institute of New Zealand
RICS Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors
TEGoVA The European Group of Valuers' Associations
Spring Valuation Conference & General Meeting May 5-7, 2022, Lisbon, Portugal
Autumn General Meeting, October 20, 2022, Athens, Greece
UPAV Pan American Union of Valuation Associations
XXXVI Pan-American Valuation Congress June 8-10, 2022, San Jose, Costa Rica
WAVO Global World Association of Valuation Organizations
WAVO AGM June 21, 2022 (1:30 am Central Daylight Time), Zoom
IVSC-WAVO Global Valuation Conference June 29-June 30, 2022, Berlin, Germany