– Schedule of Events –

Leaders in Luxury 2018

Please note that the schedule of events and details are subject to change.

Thursday, November 8

4:00 PM | Registration & Information

The Information Desk will be open from 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM to pick up your event badge and welcome kit. Institute staff will be available to help answer any questions about the upcoming event.

Details

Palos Verdes Ballroom Lobby


On the Lobby Level (Level 4), proceed through Reception and the Lobby Bar & Lounge and continue down the hallway past Marineland Ballroom toward the Palos Verdes Ballroom

6:00 PM | First Time Attendee Reception (Invite Only)

This special reception is for first time attendees of Leaders in Luxury to meet Institute staff and trainers and ask any questions to better prepare them for the experience ahead. It is also a great opportunity to network with other first time attendees from across North America.

Details

Palos Verdes Terrace & Lawn


On the Lobby Level (Level 4), proceed through Reception and the Lobby Bar & Lounge and continue down the hallway past Marineland and Palos Verdes Ballrooms


Cocktail attire. Please note that this is an outdoor reception


Passed hors d'oeuvres, beer, wine, and a specialty cocktail


Networking opportunity and a special introduction from Institute President Diane Hartley


Generously sponsored by TBD

7:00 PM | Welcome Reception

This special networking reception for all Leaders in Luxury attendees is a chance to foster new professional relationships and catch up with friends while enjoying cocktails and dinner in a beautiful coastal setting.

Details

Palos Verdes Terrace & Lawn


On the Lobby Level (Level 4), proceed through Reception and the Lobby Bar & Lounge and continue down the hallway past Marineland and Palos Verdes Ballrooms


Cocktail attire. Please note that this is an outdoor reception


Passed hors d'oeuvres, buffet, beer, wine, and a specialty cocktail


Networking Opportunity


Generously sponsored by TBD

8:00 PM | Networking After Hours (Optional)

Keep the party going and enjoy a drink with friends by the fire. The Lobby Bar is open until 1:00 AM and features live music until 10:00 PM.

Details

Lobby Bar & Lounge


On the Lobby Level (Level 4), proceed through Reception. The Lobby Bar is located on the other side of the Lounge Fireplace


Cocktail attire


Beverage offerings for purchase include classic cocktails with a modern twist, wines by the glass emphasizing California wines, regional microbrews and international beer varieties, with food available for purchase until 12:00 AM


Networking Opportunity

Friday, November 9

7:00 AM | RECHARGE: Morning Activities (Optional)

Enjoy yoga by the sea, a nature hike, and other activities that will energize and prepare you for an amazing day! Visit the Event Calendar at Terranea.com for a list of all planned activities.

8:00 AM | Registration & Information

The Information Desk will be open from 8:00 AM until 4:30 PM. Institute staff will be available to help answer any questions about the event.

Details

Palos Verdes Ballroom Lobby


On the Lobby Level (Level 4), proceed through Reception and the Lobby Bar & Lounge and continue down the hallway past Marineland Ballroom toward the Palos Verdes Ballroom

8:00 AM | REFRESH: Breakfast

Enjoy a breakfast buffet and the morning breeze just steps from the morning sessions.

Details

Palos Verdes Terrace & Lawn


On the Lobby Level (Level 4), proceed through Reception and the Lobby Bar & Lounge and continue down the hallway past Marineland Ballroom toward Palos Verdes Ballroom


Business casual attire


A breakfast buffet will feature fresh and local ingredients, from pastries to protein, as well as coffee, tea, and juices


Networking opportunity and a chance to meet with our Preferred Vendors

9:00 AM | GET CLOSER: Opening Session

Hear the latest updates from The Institute in our first State of the Union.

Details

Palos Verdes Ballroom


On the Lobby Level (Level 4), proceed through Reception and the Lobby Bar & Lounge and continue down the hallway past Marineland Ballroom to the Palos Verdes Ballroom


Business casual attire


Coffee, tea, and water will be available in the Ballroom


Diane Hartley, President of The Institute

9:30 AM | LUXTALK: Luxury Market Update

The luxury real estate market is constantly evolving. Get the latest information on the past, present, and future of the industry as well as practical strategies to prepare your business for what's next.

Details

Palos Verdes Ballroom


On the Lobby Level (Level 4), proceed through Reception and the Lobby Bar & Lounge and continue down the hallway past Marineland Ballroom to the Palos Verdes Ballroom


Business casual attire


Coffee, tea, and water will be available in the Ballroom


Matthew Ferrara, Dean of Learning at Leading RE

10:30 AM | REFRESH: Morning Break

Take moment to get some air, chat with fellow attendees and vendors, or catch up on some work.

Details

Palos Verdes Ballroom Lobby


On the Lobby Level (Level 4), proceed through Reception and the Lobby Bar & Lounge and continue down the hallway past Marineland Ballroom to the Palos Verdes Ballroom


Business casual attire


A selection of fruit and protein snacks will be available


Networking opportunity and a chance to meet with our Preferred Vendors

10:45 AM | LUXTALK: Marketing Award Finalists

Learn from the techniques and strategies in the presentations from the finalists of the Marketing Awards and get your chance to vote on the winners!

Details

Palos Verdes Ballroom


On the Lobby Level (Level 4), proceed through Reception and the Lobby Bar & Lounge and continue down the hallway past Marineland Ballroom to the Palos Verdes Ballroom


Business casual attire


Coffee, tea, and water will be available in the Ballroom


Marketing Award Finalists

12:00 PM | REFRESH: Lunch

Enjoy a delicious lunch on the Terrace.

Details

Palos Verdes Terrace & Lawn


On the Lobby Level (Level 4), proceed through Reception and the Lobby Bar & Lounge and continue down the hallway past Marineland and Palos Verdes Ballrooms


Business casual attire


A buffet selection featuring fresh and local ingredients


Networking opportunity and a chance to meet with our Preferred Vendors

1:00 PM | LUXTALK: Breakout Sessions

TBD.

Details

TBD


TBD


Business casual attire


Water will be available in the breakout spaces


TBD

3:30 PM | REFRESH: Afternoon Break

Take moment to get some air, chat with fellow attendees and vendors, or catch up on some work.

Details

Palos Verdes Ballroom Lobby


On the Lobby Level (Level 4), proceed through Reception and the Lobby Bar & Lounge and continue down the hallway past Marineland Ballroom to the Palos Verdes Ballroom


Business casual attire


A selection of sweet treats will be available


Networking opportunity and a chance to meet with our Preferred Vendors

3:45 PM | LUXTALK: Keynote

TBD

Details

Palos Verdes Ballroom


On the Lobby Level (Level 4), proceed through Reception and the Lobby Bar & Lounge and continue down the hallway past Marineland Ballroom to the Palos Verdes Ballroom


Business casual attire


Water will be available in the Ballroom


TBD

4:30 PM | RECHARGE: Evening Break

This extended break is a chance to rest, relax, network, catch up on work, and get ready for the evening's festivities!

6:00 PM | MARKETING AWARDS+GALA

TBD

Details

Palos Verdes Ballroom


On the Lobby Level (Level 4), proceed through Reception and the Lobby Bar & Lounge and continue down the hallway past Marineland Ballroom to the Palos Verdes Ballroom


Festive cocktail attire


A selection of beer, wine, soda, and a specialty cocktail will be available. Other beverages will be available for purchase. Passed hors d'oeuvres will be available at the networking reception followed by a three-course dinner in the Ballroom.


TBD

9:00 PM | Networking After Hours (Optional)

Keep the party going and enjoy a drink with friends by the fire. The Lobby Bar is open until 1:30 AM and features live music until 10:00 PM.

Details

Lobby Bar & Lounge


On the Lobby Level (Level 4), proceed through Reception. The Lobby Bar is located on the other side of the Lounge Fireplace


Business casual attire


Beverage offerings for purchase include classic cocktails with a modern twist, wines by the glass emphasizing California wines, regional microbrews and international beer varieties, with food available for purchase until 1:00 AM


Networking Opportunity

Saturday, November 10

8:00 AM | RECHARGE: Morning Activities (Optional)

Enjoy yoga by the sea, a nature hike, and other activities that will energize and prepare you for an amazing day! Visit the Event Calendar at Terranea.com for a list of all planned activities.

8:00 AM | Information

The Information Desk will be open from 8:00 AM until 10:00 AM. Institute staff will be available to help answer any questions about the event.

Details

Palos Verdes Ballroom Lobby


On the Lobby Level (Level 4), proceed through Reception and the Lobby Bar & Lounge and continue down the hallway past Marineland Ballroom toward the Palos Verdes Ballroom

9:00 AM | REFRESH: Lite Breakfast

Enjoy a lite breakfast buffet and the morning breeze just steps from the morning sessions.

Details

Palos Verdes Terrace & Lawn


On the Lobby Level (Level 4), proceed through Reception and the Lobby Bar & Lounge and continue down the hallway past Marineland Ballroom toward Palos Verdes Ballroom


Business casual attire


A continental breakfast buffet will feature fresh and local ingredients, as well as coffee, tea, and juices


Networking opportunity and a chance to meet with our Preferred Vendors

9:30 AM | LUXTALK: TBD

TBD

Details

Palos Verdes Ballroom


On the Lobby Level (Level 4), proceed through Reception and the Lobby Bar & Lounge and continue down the hallway past Marineland Ballroom to the Palos Verdes Ballroom


Business casual attire


Coffee, tea, and water will be available in the Ballroom


TBD

10:15 AM | REFRESH: Brunch

Take moment to get some air, chat with fellow attendees and vendors, and enjoy a delicious brunch buffet.

Details

Palos Verdes Ballroom Lobby


On the Lobby Level (Level 4), proceed through Reception and the Lobby Bar & Lounge and continue down the hallway past Marineland Ballroom to the Palos Verdes Ballroom


Business casual attire


Brunch buffet, including a mimosa and Bloody Mary bar


Networking opportunity and a chance to meet with our Preferred Vendors

10:45 AM | LUXTALK: TBD

TBD

Details

Palos Verdes Ballroom


On the Lobby Level (Level 4), proceed through Reception and the Lobby Bar & Lounge and continue down the hallway past Marineland Ballroom to the Palos Verdes Ballroom


Business casual attire


Coffee, tea, and water will be available in the Ballroom


TBD

11:45 AM | GET CLOSER

TBD

Details

Palos Verdes Ballroom


On the Lobby Level (Level 4), proceed through Reception and the Lobby Bar & Lounge and continue down the hallway past Marineland Ballroom to the Palos Verdes Ballroom


Business casual attire


Coffee, tea, and water will be available in the Ballroom


TBD