Annual Meeting and Keynote Breakfast

MONDAY, JAN 21 | 8:00AM - 10:00AM

Conference attendees and exhibitors are invited to attend this event, as we conduct the annual business of the Society, including the swearing in of the new officers and board members and recognizing the service of outgoing officers and directors. Selected chapter achievement awards will be presented.

Special Raffle at Annual Breakfast. (No ticket needed - to be generated electronically, all registrants participate)

  • Introductory $500 Grand Prize Drawing

  • Special IW New Orleans (2020) package (includes one Full Conference Registration and 3 nights at the Hyatt Regency Hotel.)



Kevin McCarthy

Kevin McCarthy is a dynamic, inspirational keynote speaker, trainer & executive coach for BlindSpots, LLC.

In addition, Kevin is the Immediate Past President for the National Speakers Association Oregon chapter, where he recently won a Member of the Year award. He is currently the Marketing Chair for NSA's National Chapter Leadership Committee.

Kevin began his professional speaking career in 1994 while he owned the 13th largest Century 21 office in the USA, and held a position on the Board of Directors for the Phoenix area Century 21 brokers. Thriving as a speaker, he sold his real estate company and began traveling the country helping industry leaders position themselves for a brave new World Wide Web.

Kevin McCarthy will be signing his book “Blind Spots" at the ASHI Booth Monday from 12:15 until 2:00 pm.



SUNDAY, JAN 20 | 2:00PM - 7:00PM

Start the conference in style on the Expo show floor for a wonderful combination of food and beverage and visiting with the dozens of exhibiting vendors! What a great way to start meeting the hundreds of attendees you will be in contact with over the following three days.

The Expo Hall door opens at 2:00 pm with the Ribbon Cutting Ceremony. So pick up your badge, your tote bag and head into the Expo Hall.


One Day-Coupons – Drawings all day, each day – Win-Win

Find your prize drawing coupons in the Coupon Book that is included in your tote bag. Fill out the day-coupon and drop it into the raffle drum at the ASHI booth in the Expo Hall for your chance to win all day in each of that day’s drawings!

Exhibits-only badge holders, exhibitor personnel, and spouses are ineligible for the drawings.

ASHI Booth Prize Drawing Times:  

Sunday, January 20

  • $200 drawing at 4:00 pm and 6:00

Monday, January 21

  • $200 drawing: 1:00 pm

Tuesday, January 22

  • $200 drawings: 8:00 am and 12:30 pm

  • Special iPad Mini drawing at 12:30 pm

 Wednesday, January 23

  • $200 drawings: 7:45 am and 1:45 pm

  • Final $500 Grand Prize Drawing at 4:15 pm (Must be present to win).

Exhibits-only badge holders, exhibitor personnel, and spouses are ineligible for the drawings. Do not need to be present to win.



SUNDAY, JAN 20 | 12:00PM - 2:00PM

For New ASHI Members and First-time IW Attendees.

This event has been so popular and appreciated, we have decided to offer this introduction every year. If you are brand new ASHI member or if this is your first time attending IW, this special event is for you!

Seasoned ASHI members will provide insider guidance and information to help make your way clearer. Get the best advice on how to prepare for the NHIE test. Learn the proper steps to Moving Up to ACI. Meet the ASHI staff and learn more about ASHI benefits. Get connected with experienced ASHI members who can give guidance. This event is a terrific networking experience and one you will not want to miss.



SUNDAY, JAN 20 | 7:30PM - 9:00PM

InspectPAC raises money to help elect and re-elect candidates to Congress who have an understanding of the home inspection profession, and who are supportive of the profession. Contribute with others who believe in a strong home inspection profession.

Help raise donations for the Political Action Committee. With refreshments, incredible food and a raffle - this is a "fun" fundraiser.

$50 per person includes drinks, appetizers, music and fun! And also includes a special InspectPAC commemorative glass.

To make a contribution or for more information, contact Toni Fanizza at

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Ticket sales CLOSED for the Gala Dinner/Dance Cruise.

ROCK THE YACHT: IW Gala Dinner/Dance Cruise


Get onboard as we light up the night at the Gala on the Bay. Enjoy a fabulous dinner and then “Rock the Yacht” dancing the night away. Transportation will leave the resort promptly at 7:00pm. We will meet at 6:45pm at the IW Registration Desk. The cruise will dock at 10:00 pm. Transportation will return to the resort. Dinner buffet includes a choice of New York Strip Steak or Lemon Chicken Breast, salad, potatoes, mac and cheese, green beans, fruit display, rolls, and dessert, and one free bar drink.

The Adventure Hornblower is a 150 foot mega yacht that offers magnificent views of the San Diego skyline from the deck.  Panoramic windows throughout her four unique salons allow you to enjoy the views from the climate controlled interiors.  There’s plenty of seating. Socialize at one of the three bars. Stroll the decks under the stars.  Enjoy breathtaking views of San Diego’s most famous sights, including the Coronado Bay Bridge and the USS Midway aircraft carrier. It’s a magical San Diego experience. We’ll enjoy a “hull” of a good time on a starlight voyage on the San Diego Bay. Tickets sold separately - $100