Chicago REALTORS® 360° Summit: Leading with Diversity, Equity & Inclusion - Chicago Association of REALTORS®


Chicago REALTORS® 360° Summit: Leading with Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

Thursday, June 16, 2022
12:30 PM - 7:30 PM (Pre-Conference Session: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Breakdown Below

Early Bird Tickets (Ends Monday, May 16):

  • Individual CAR Members: $49 | Non-members: $70
  • Group Discount (6+ Tickets) CAR Members: $45 | Non-members: $65

Regular Tickets (Ends Tuesday, June 14):

  • Individual CAR Members: $69 | Non-members: $90
  • Group Discount (6+ Tickets) CAR Members: $65 | Non-members: $85

PRIDE Reception ONLY Tickets (Ends Tuesday, June 14): CAR Members: $39 | Non-members: $49
Onsite Tickets: CAR Members: $89 | Non-members: $110

Pre-Registration will close at 11:59 PM on Tuesday, June 14.
A limited quantity of on-site registrations will be accepted, pending availability. 

Chicago REALTORS 360 summit DEIForward-thinking DEI requires a 360-degree view of where we’ve come from, where we are and where we’re going. That’s where the CAR 360° Summit comes in.

We’re creating a space for the Chicago real estate community to inspire, recharge, empower and champion diversity, equity and inclusion throughout our industry.

Schedule & Speaker Information

Learn what’s new and next in building equitable solutions to shape the future of our city.

Hear from industry leaders on the latest housing data and practical actions that can successfully increase your bottom line.

Boost best practices to enhance your business and client experiences.

Understand how and why ally-ship from diverse backgrounds plays a vital role in advancing the vibrancy of our industry.

In collaboration with our Industry Partner, LGBTQ+ Real Estate Alliance – Chicago, wrap up the day with an exciting PRIDE-themed reception with food, cocktails and music! Can’t make the whole day? You can get a Reception Only ticket below.

It is our intention to foster a welcoming environment at this event. That means, ALL identities, backgrounds and viewpoints are both necessary and needed to learn and create solutions together. When you register, please set an intention to bring your full, authentic self, prepared to learn, listen, share and inquire. We are all in.

Diversity doesn’t look like anyone. It looks like everyone.” – Karen Draper, writer, poet and inclusion advocate who turned her passion for celebrating diversity into her first book.


Organic Inclusion – Creating a Pipeline for Diverse Leadership, Partnerships & Engagement

The Chicago Association of REALTORS® (CAR), is a mega board local REALTOR® association in the country, with one of the most diverse Board of Directors, leadership and staff teams in the nation.

During this pre-conference session, learn about the strategies CAR has implemented to organically increase its pipeline of diverse leadership, including:

  • Beneficial industry/strategic partnerships
  • Conscious diversity & inclusion initiatives, including the Diversity Committee (“The 77”)
  • Equitable goals and impact
  • Volunteer & member engagement
  • Community outreach
  • Education & staff training

While this interactive session is specifically created with association staff members in mind, all are welcome. Bring your questions!

To RSVP for the pre-conference session, please indicate your attendance when prompted during registration.

Traveling in for the Summit? The event will be held in Chicago’s West Loop neighborhood.

We recommend staying at one of the nearby hotels listed below. Please note we do not have a room block reserved for this event. We encourage you to book directly with the hotel or visit your preferred discount hotel website.

Hyatt House Chicago West Loop

Crown Plaza Chicago West Loop 

Chicago Marriott Medical District 

Or, alternatively, we recommend staying in downtown Chicago close to the REALTOR building which is a 20-min cab or Uber from the venue.


Please click here to view the Chicago Association of REALTORS® current COVID-19 event policy.

  • Chicago REALTORS® 360° Summit: Leading with Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

  • Space is limited. Please click here for more information on CAR’s event attendance and cancellation policy. A limited quantity of on-site registrations will be accepted, pending availability.

    By registering to participate in this event, you hereby acknowledge and consent that The Chicago Association of REALTORS® (and their assignees) may take photographs and/or video of you during the event and may use those photographs and recordings for the Association’s purposes, including but not limited to news, publicity and fundraising purposes, without further compensation to you. All such photos and videos are the sole property of the Association.

    The Chicago Association of REALTORS® (CAR) is committed to creating a safe and inclusive experience for our community and providing a friendly and welcoming environment for all. We do not tolerate harassment in any form. Please act professionally and follow our Code of Conduct at all CAR events. Do you have any disabilities which require special accommodation? If so, please identify any special accommodations by emailing at least one week prior to the event date.

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