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Event Information:

  • June 15 and 16: Virtual education sessions - Start time is 1:30 PM each day
  • June 17: In-person tradeshow and luncheon program at Hawaii Convention Center | 8:00 AM - 1:30 PM | Self-parking: $12

Registration Information:

  • Early-bird registration: April 18 - May 27
  • Last day to register online: June 3
  • Cost: $50 early-bird registration for members ($60 non-member), additional $10 after May 27
  • For guest registration, email [email protected]
  • For luncheon table registration: Download Registration Form

Walk-ins at Convention Center on Friday, June 17:
Limited walk-in registrations will be accepted at the Kokua Table (next to Registration kiosks).
Walk-in rates: $60 for members / $70 for members' guests -- cashless transactions only (pay by credit card or check)

*ATTENDEES: make sure you sign up for our Whova virtual event platform to participate via your computer and/or download the mobile app to participate while on the go -- using the email you used to register for GMM.

Tech Assistance: If you need assistance during GMM virtual education sessions, contact 808-732-3000.

We're presenting two days of virtual education sessions on June 15 and 16, followed by an in-person trade show and luncheon program on June 17 at the Hawaii Convention Center. Join us for sessions designed to enhance your professional development and network with our sponsors and your fellow REALTORS®.

Schedule at a Glance: Wednesday |  ThursdayFriday

Session details and panelists/speakers are subject to change. More details will be added.


1:30 - 1:45 PM

Welcome to Day 1: Attitude of Gratitude
Suzanne Young, HBR CEO & Chad Takesue, 2022 HBR President

 1:45 - 2:35 PM


Session 1: Buying, Selling & Owning a Historic Home
Speaker: Kiersten Faulkner, Executive Director, Historic Hawaii Foundation

Panelists: Sharon Au, R; Doug Shanefield, R; and moderated by Suzanne Young, HBR CEO

 2:35 - 3:00 PM

Day 1 Remarks
Suzanne Young, HBR CEO & Chad Takesue, 2022 HBR President 

 3:00 - 3:45 PM


Session 2: NAR Talk Story with Darryl Macha & Shannon King
Panelists: Darryl Macha, R, Past HBR President (2018) and Shannon King, R, 2022 Vice President of Association Affairs, NAR; and moderated by Chad Takesue, 2022 HBR President

 3:45 - 4:00 PM

Closing Remarks
Suzanne Young, HBR CEO & Chad Takesue, 2022 HBR President



1:30 - 1:45 PM

Welcome to Day 2 of GMM
Suzanne Young, HBR CEO & Chad Takesue, 2022 HBR President

1:45 - 2:35 PM 




Session 3: Improve your SEO Scores
What is Search Engine Optimization (SEO) and how does it work for real estate specifically? Gain easy strategies that you can implement yourself to more effectively promote your listings, profile, and website. 

Speaker: Michael McCall, Customer Education & Training Specialist,

2:35 - 2:45 PM 

Day 2 Remarks
Suzanne Young, HBR CEO & Chad Takesue, 2022 HBR President

2:45 - 3:30 PM




Session 4: Short-Term Rentals - The New Rules and New Disclosure

Panelists from HBR's City Affairs Committee -- Dianne Willoughby, R, Chair; Jennifer Andrews, R, Vice-Chair; and Meme Moody, R, Short-Term Rentals Chair; Nathan Aipa, HBR General Counsel; and moderated by Suzanne Young, HBR CEO

3:30 - 4:15 PM






Closing Remarks & Podcast
Suzanne Young, HBR CEO & Chad Takesue, 2022 HBR President

HBR Legacy Podcast
Sharing Stories from a Century as Housing Advocates, Community Builders, and Good Neighbors.

Episode 1: Multigenerational REALTOR® Families
Kim Soares, RA talks about being mentored by her father Jack Leslein, and how his legacy has shaped her real estate journey.

Hosted by Maria Arrieta, RA, YPN of O’ahu Vice-Chair



Opens at 8:00 AM







Kokua Table (next to Registration kiosks):
Help with registration matters. Limited walk-in registrations will be accepted. Walk-in rates: $60 for members / $70 for members' guests -- Cashless transactions only (pay by credit card or check)

REALTORS® Pride Tables & HBR REALTOR® Store (Cashless transactions only -- pay by credit card or check)

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8:30 AM 

Trade Show

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11:30 AM


Luncheon Program
Keynote Speaker: Matt De La Cruz
Topic: Navigating through Change with an Attitude of Gratitude

Announcement of 2022 HBR Good Neighbor Award winners


Luncheon Menu
Salad: Market Lettuces, Asian Pear, Manchego Cheese Shavings, Candied Walnuts, White Balsamic Dressing

Entrée: Star Anise & Soy Chicken, Pan Seared island Catch Citrus Butter Sauce, Jasmine Rice, Stir-Fried Vegetables


Vegan Entrée: Buddha Bowl (Vegan), Roasted Molokai Sweet Potato, Roasted Kambocha Pumpkin, Fresh Chickpeas, Grilled Asparagus and Fennel, Served over Quinoa & Red Lentils, Thai Coconut Curry Sauce

Dessert: House-Made Bread Pudding, Vanilla Anglaise


REALTOR® Pride Details

REALTOR® Pride | 8:00 AM: HiCentral MLS Corner & Coffee; HBR Attitude of Gratitude Station (sign our Gratitude Wall, snap a photo to post on social media & Whova); Hawaii HomeOwnership Center, Hawaii REALTORS, RPAC, YPN of O'ahu, and CCIM Institute 


  • Cashless transactions only. Visa, MC, Discover Card, American Express, and checks payable to Honolulu Board of REALTORS accepted. NO CASH.

Mahalo to our Sponsors

Bank of Hawaii
Central Pacific Bank
First Hawaiian Bank
Aligned Mortgage
American Savings Bank
Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Title Guaranty Hawaii
HiCentral MLS, Ltd.
Compass Home Loans LLC
Fidelity National Title & Escrow of Hawaii
Finance Factors
First American Title
First Hawaii Title
Guaranteed Rate
Hawaii Mortgage Experts
Hawaii State Federal Credit Union
Liberty Mutual Insurance
Old Republic Exchange
Old Republic Title & Escrow of Hawaii
Premier Title & Escrow of Hawaii
USA Mortgage
Valley of the Temples
Veterans United Home Loans of Hawaii

Sponsor page: Learn more about each company and the dedicated team members waiting to help you and your clients - here