January 16-18, 2018
Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek/Waldorf Astoria
Orlando, FL
Add to Calendar 01/16/2018 05:00 AM 01/18/2018 05:00 AM America/New_York 2018 NMHC Annual Meeting Orlando, FL

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The NMHC Annual Meeting is the largest gathering of the year where NMHC members come together to network with their colleagues. Plan to attend informative sessions led by industry leaders and to network at the fun-filled social events. Open to members only.


Don’t miss the NMHC Apartment Strategies Outlook Conference preceding the Annual Meeting. The conference is an entire day of trends, statistics and powerful business insight into what lies ahead for the economy and our industry. This meeting is open to members and non-members and requires separate registration from the Annual Meeting.

Keynote Speaker

David Cameron Former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Martin Short Comedian and Actor

Steve Martin Actor, Comedian and Singer

Preliminary Agenda At-A-Glance


Monday, January 15




3:00 – 7:00 PM

Registration/Social Lounge/Charging Station





Tuesday, January 16




6:30 AM – 7:30 PM

Registration/Social Lounge/Charging Station



7:00 AM – 3:00 PM

NMHC Apartment Strategies Outlook Conference

(Separate registration required)


3:00 PM

NMHC Annual Meeting Commences


3:00 – 4:00 PM

Committee Meetings



3:00 – 5:00 PM

“Networking on the Lawn” Area


4:00 – 5:00 PM     

Executive Committee Meeting


5:00 – 6:00 PM

Emerging Leaders Meet & Greet



5:00 – 6:00 PM

NMHC PAC Appreciation Event (By Invitation Only)



6:00 – 7:30 PM

Opening Reception





Wednesday, January 17




7:00 AM – 7:30 PM

Registration/Social Lounge/Charging Station



8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Networking on the Lawn Area



8:00 – 9:00 AM

NMHC Board of Directors Meeting with Breakfast



8:30 – 9:15 AM

Continental Breakfast Social



9:15 AM – Noon

General Session


Noon – 1:15 PM

Lunch on Own


12:15 – 1:15 PM

Emerging Leaders Lunch



1:15 – 4:15 PM

Concurrent Sessions



3:00 – 5:30 PM

Committee Meetings



5:30 – 6:30 PM

Chairman’s Reception (By Invitation Only)



6:30 – 7:30 PM

Networking Reception



7:30 – 9:30 PM

Annual Dinner with Entertainment


Entertainment: Comedians Steve Martin & Martin Short

Thursday, January 18




7:00 – 7:45 AM

Fun Run/Walk



8:00 – 11:30 AM

Registration/Social Lounge/Charging Station



8:00 – 9:00 AM

NMHC PAC Recognition Breakfast



8:00 – 9:00 AM

Continental Breakfast Social



9:00 – 11:30 AM

General Session


Keynote Speaker: David Cameron, Former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland


11:30 AM

Meeting Adjourns


11:30 AM – 1:00 PM

Luncheon and Photo Opportunity with David Cameron (By Invitation Only)


Note:  Agenda subject to change. Please be aware that photos may be taken at the meeting and posted online.

 Conference Registration

NMHC’s Annual Meeting is open to NMHC members. Conference attendance fees or waivers do not include hotel room charges. The registration policy is as follows:


  • NMHC Executive Committee Members: receive three (3) complimentary registrations and may register one (1) additional representative for a fee of $700 each until January 5, and $900 each thereafter;
  • NMHC Board of Directors Members: receive three (3) complimentary registration and may register one (1) additional representative for a fee of $700 each until January 5, and $900 each thereafter;
  • NMHC Advisory Committee Members: receive two (2) complimentary registrations and may register one (1) additional representative for a fee of $700 each until January 5, and $900 each thereafter;
  • 40th Anniversary Sponsors ($150,000): receive six (6) additional complimentary registrations and may register three (3) additional representatives for a fee of $500 each;
  • 2018 Chairman's Circle Sponsors ($50,000 or more): receive four (4) additional complimentary registrations and may register one (1) additional representative for a fee of $700 each;
  • 2018 Friends of the Council Sponsors ($25,000 to $49,999): receive two (2) additional complimentary registrations;
  • Meeting Sponsors ($10,000): receive one (1) additional complimentary registration

Member registration is contingent upon dues being current. NMHC reserves the right to close meeting registration should interest exceed availability.


Please note: Registrations and changes received after January 12 (including on-site registrations) may not be reflected on the NMHC attendee lists.


Meeting Cancellation Policy
Meeting cancellations must be sent in writing to NMHC. Written requests for meeting cancellation refunds received by December 18 are entitled to a full refund, minus a processing fee of $250. No meeting cancellation refunds will be granted after December 18.

Please contact NMHC’s Membership Department at 202/974-2300 or membership@nmhc.org for information regarding registration.

In order to make a hotel reservation request, you will need your Meeting Registration Confirmation Code found on your meeting registration confirmation.


NMHC uses a centralized hotel reservation system to manage hotel reservations for all of our attendees at the NMHC Annual Meeting and the NMHC Apartment Strategies Outlook Conference.

  • Individuals must be registered for the NMHC Annual Meeting and/or Apartment Strategies Outlook Conference before they can reserve a hotel room.
  • Each individual will be limited to one hotel reservation.
  • No blocks of rooms can be reserved.

Hotel reservation requests will be processed within 24 hours and confirmed within 14 business days. Note: there will be a longer processing period after the initial rush to book rooms in July. All hotel reservations will require a deposit in the amount equal to two nights (a first and last nights') deposit, and all cancellations made after December 8 will entail a forfeiture of this deposit.

Ground Transportation

The Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek and Waldorf Astoria are approximately 18 miles from Orlando International Airport. For those of you arriving by air, you have the following alternatives for ground transportation:


  • A taxi from Orlando International Airport will cost about $55 each way and will take approximately 25 minutes, depending on traffic. Taxi service can be found outside of Terminals A & B on the Ground Transportation Level.  
  • An alternative to taxi service is MEARS, a shared ride shuttle service that may make multiple stops.  The cost is $22/one way or $36/round trip per adult. For more information or to make a reservation, call 855/463-2776 or visit the MEARS website.



Please contact Lacey Rimoli-Wiesel at lacey@stagedrightevents.com should you have questions regarding hotel information. Please call the NMHC office at 202/974-2300 for all other questions.

NMHC thanks our generous sponsors!

View all 2017 Chairman's Circle and Friends of the Council Sponsors

2018 Annual Meeting Sponsorship Opportunities
Every year, our partners take advantage of the marketing and branding opportunities available at the NMHC Annual Meeting and increase their brand awareness and messaging among the leaders in the multifamily industry.

Sponsorship Opportunities are available to NMHC members only. The minimum sponsorship level at this conference is $10,000. To view the different sponsor levels and benefits for each level, please click here.


Browse the 2017 NMHC Sponsorship & Branding Opportunities Guide for examples of sponsorship opportunities available at this meeting. Note: 2018 sponsorship opportunities will be published in August 2018.


If you have any questions or are interested in becoming a sponsor, please contact Melissa Rowan at mrowan@nmhc.org.