2020 Broker Summit

2020 Broker Summit


Registration: 8:30 - 9:00 a.m. EST
Event: 9:00 - 4:30 p.m. EST

University of Louisville, Shelby Campus
Founders Union Building
450 N. Whittington Pkwy, Louisville, KY


GRI Electives - 6 Elective hours
KY CE - 6 hours (3 law) - Pending Approval
Broker Electives - 6 Elective hours - Pending Approval

Breakfast and Lunch will be provided!


General Information: 

The 2020 Kentucky Broker Summit is the only statewide broker training event in Kentucky. With the market changing rapidly, it’s important to adapt, and adopt, in order to give yourself a competitive edge. As Kentucky real estate brokers, managers and owners, the Kentucky REALTOR® Institute strives to offer you the most essential and current information on industry issues and trends to help your business prosper. The Summit will offer national speakers and discussion sessions to help keep you on top of your game. By attending this event, you will find answers to your questions. You can connect with the best in the industry and find ways to improve your business immediately. Now is the best time to further your real estate knowledge base.

Here are a few of the key objectives for the event: 

  • Today's top marketing techniques
  • The world of iBuyers: understanding how iBuyers are changing the real estate market
  • Legislative issues that can impact real estate
  • 2020 Mortgage trends and financing options for clients
  • Hot topics in brokers risk reducation
  • E&O coverages and things not covered by your insurance
  • Understanding ethical dilemmas with advertising and social media use
  • Top Kentucky regulatory changes brokers must be aware of
  • Networking and idea exchange

Other Speakers Include:

Cindy Grissom
John McCarthy


7:30 AM - 8:00 AM
Registration & Refreshments

8:00 AM - 8:10 AM
Welcome & Introductions with Association Update

8:10 AM - 8:30 AM
Legislative Update

8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
The Three V’s: Vision, Value, VIPs

9:30 AM - 10:15 AM
Legal Questions Answered: Top Legal Issues In KY

10:15 AM - 10:25 AM

10:25 AM - 10:45 AM
Kentucky Real Estate Commission

10:45 AM - 11:45 AM
Real Estate on Purpose: Systems for Success

11:45 AM - 12:30 PM
Networking Lunch

12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
E&O - Common Claims and Case Studies

12:50 PM - 1:50 PM
Running a Successful Virtual Team

1:50 PM - 2:20 PM
Mortgage Market Check-in 2019

2:20 PM - 3:20 PM
The Socially Savvy Broker

3:20 PM - 3:30 PM

3:30 PM - 3:50 PM
REALTOR® Party/Broker Involvement Program

3:50 PM - 5:00 PM
Think Before You Post & Procuring Cause


The Brown Hotel

335 W Broadway, Louisville, KY 40202 (Directions)

Room rates are $163/night.
Broker Summit Specials: Parking is complimentary to hotel guests. Non-hotel guests receive 25% off parking

To reserve a room, use the hotel booking link below or call (888) 888-5252 with the group code: 04222019KYRI
Reserve Your Room Here

Other hotel options close by:

Hilton Garden Inn Louisville Downtown
about $174/night
#(502) 584-5175

Embassy Suites by Hilton Louisville Downtown
about $179/night
#(502) 813-3800

The Seelbach Hilton Louisville
about $151/night
#(502) 585-3200

Louisville Marriott Downtown
about $239/night
#(502) 627-5045


Registration Fees

General Registration
Mediators & Ombudsman
  • 2020 Mediators
  • 2020 Ombudsman
  • Registration date on or before 3/09/2020
KRI Trustees
  • 2020 KRI Trustees
  • Registration date on or before 3/09/2020
Association Executives
  • 2020 Local Board AE's
  • Registration date on or before 3/09/2020
Group Registration
  • Group of 2 or more
    • Need to call for 6+ registrations
  • Registration date on or before 3/09/2020

Early Bird Single Registration

  • Registration date on or before 3/09/2020
Standard Registration
  • Registration date on or before 4/16/2020


Onsite Single Registration
  • Registration date on or after 4/20/2020

*You will have the opportunity to register as a single or a group registration. You must be the card holder to book this registration. Prior to registration, you will want to obtain each attendees Kentucky Real Estate License number(s) as it is required to register. For any group registrations over 6+ attendees, please contact KRI to place the registration over the phone at 859.309.6059.
*Registration closes 3 days prior to the start of the event
*Group Rates and Early Bird ends on 3/9/2020 at 11:59 pm EST.
*Ombudsmans, Mediators, KRI Trustees and AE's will be given a seperate registration link. Special rates end on 3/9/2020 at 11:59 pm EST. Contact KRI (kri@kyrealtors.com) if you can not find the email containing the registration link.

Cancellation Fees

Cancel On or Before Refund Cancellation Fee
4/13/2019 100% $80.00/attendee
Cancellations are NOT allowed after 4/14/2019

If an attendee cancels his/her registration, 4 or more business days before the event, a refund will be given minus a cancellation fee. The refund request MUST be submitted in writing via email to: kri@kyrealtors.com. If an attendee cancels his/her registration less than 3 business days before the event, there will be no refund. Registrations are NOT Transferable

Exceptions to this policy due to extenuating circumstances may be made at the discretion of the Education Director. Please contact us if you need to cancel because of a special situation.











Rice Insurance Services Company, LLC
The Rice family and their colleagues have specialized in state-mandated real estate E&O programs since 1989. We provide the group policies in 12 of the 13 states that have group programs and require real estate licensees to maintain insurance. We also provide an independent program in one mandated state. The insurance carrier is Continental Casualty Company, a CNA insurance company, rated A (Excellent) by A.M. Best. CNA has more than 50 years of experience in E&O programs, including over 20 years in real estate E&O. CNA is the top provider of real estate liability insurance, delivering more than 100 years of experience, industry knowledge, and financial strength to manage even the most complex risks.