Annual Conference 2023 – Schedule

***Schedule & Times are subject to change

Wednesday, February 1, 2023

9:00AM – 3:00PM Gwyn Besner
“So, You Want to Sell Real Estate at Auction in Michigan?”
*Separate Registration Required

3:30PM MAA Board Meeting

4:30PM MAA Conference Committee Meeting

5:00PM MAA Past Presidents Meeting

6:00PM Conference Registration Opens
Exhibits Open

7:00PM Mike Brandly
“Auction Verdicts”

9:00PM – 10:00PM Welcome Reception
Exhibitors & Game Night!
*All Registrants are invited!

Thursday, February 2, 2023

7:30AM Christian Breakfast
*Separate Registration Required

8:00AM Registration Opens
Exhibits Open

8:30AM Gene Klingaman
“My Thoughts in the Auction Industry”

10:00AM Kelly O’Connor
“A Legal Perspective: Who’s Actually your Client?”

11:45AM Exhibitor/Sponsor Recognition Luncheon

1:00PM Bryan Knox
“Real Estate and Overcoming Obstacles“

3:00PM – 4:00PM Break & Tour Exhibits
Nominating Committee Meeting
Hall of Fame Committee Meeting
Voter Registration

4:00PM MAA Annual Meeting & Elections

6:30PM President’s Gala
Hall of Fame Presentation, Membership Awards, Marketing Awards, Scholarship Awards
*Included with your full conference registration!

Be sure to attend!

Friday, February 3, 2023

8:00AM Breakfast with the Exhibitors

8:00AM MAA Board Meeting
2022 Board of Directors

9:00AM Mike Fisher
“Partnering For Profit: Working with agents and other auctioneers to increase your revenues”

10:30AM Sam Grasso
“The Art & Science of Working the Auction Ring”

12:30PM – 1:30PM Networking Luncheon
Exhibitor Time

1:45PM – 3:15PM Mike Fisher
“A Fair Deal is a State of Mind”

3:30PM – 5:00PM Bryan Knox
“Bid Calling Tune up & Auctioneer Ethics”

5:00PM MAC & Ringman Contestant Prep & Rules Meeting

5:30PM Dinner on your own

7:00PM Michigan Auctioneer Championship Judges Meeting

7:30PM Michigan Auctioneer Championship, Michigan Ringman Championship & MAA Benefit Auction

*All schedules and seminars are subject to change*