Registration now open!
CFA's 74th Annual Convention
San Diego, CA
November 7-9, 2018
Mark your calendar to meet us in sunny San Diego for this year's Annual Convention. Register now so you can book your hotel room at our special rate of $269/night*.
With over 1,000 professionals involved in asset-based lending, factoring, appraisals/auctions/liquidations, software development, law, accounting, insurance, turnaround management, field examinations, search, filing and document retrieval coming together, our annual convention is a prime opportunity to network with your peers and develop contacts across the industry.
You can also join us on the links! The Aviara Golf Club, home of the 2018 LPGA Kia Classic, has been named one of the best resort golf courses in America by Golf Digest and Golf Magazine. Play this memorable course the morning of November 7, before the Convention kicks off.
Run with us on November 7 at 8 a.m. in our 5K Run/Walk benefiting the Boys and Girls Clubs of Greater San Diego. We are covering the entry fee, all you have to do is lace up your shoes and meet us at the Marina Terrace. If your spouse or partner is joining you in San Diego, they can run or walk with you! After the race, enjoy our Tacos and Tecate reception. You can find the race registration form HERE. To view the route of the run please visit: https://www.mapmyrun.com/routes/fullscreen/2014542619/
Sending 5 or more people? Contact Rosa Gomez at email@example.com and inquire about our multi-registrant discount. Please note that all attendees must be registered at the same time to qualify for a discount.
Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina
333 West Harbor Drive
San Diego, CA 92101
Room Rate: $269.00. *To book your room at this rate, you must first register for the Convention.
This year, our spouse program includes three great activities:
SAIL ON THE ADVENTURESS
Enjoy magnificent views of the San Diego skyline from the sun deck or through the panoramic windows of this deluxe catamaran. With 4 bars, a state-of-the-art sound system and dance floor, you'll be sailing in comfort. $275/person.
- Roundtrip Transportation via Deluxe Mini Motor coach
- (3) Hour Private Sail aboard the Adventuress
- (3) Hour Beer, Wine, Water and Soft Drinks
- Small and Large Fruit Platters
- Gourmet Sandwiches from Award-winning local deli
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 7, 2018
10:00-10:15am Transfer to Adventuress at Harbor Island
10:30am-1:30pm Sail and Lunch aboard the Adventuress
2:00-2:15pm Return transfer to hotel.
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 9, 2018
2:00-2:15pm Transfer to Adventuress at Harbor Island
2:30-5:30pm Sail and Lunch aboard the Adventuress
5:45-6:00pm Return transfer to hotel
SAN DIEGO ZOO BEHIND THE SCENES TOUR
Span the globe in one afternoon, viewing rare and intriguing wildlife from nearly every region of the world. This special experience includes a glimpse into one animal exhibit that is not accessible to the general public. $235/person.
- Admission to San Diego Zoo’s Park, unlimited use of Guided Bus Tour, Kangaroo Express Bus, and Skyfari Aerial Tram, all shows and exhibits
- Special “Behind the Scenes” Tour
- Gourmet Boxed Lunch
Tours Available WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 07, 2018 & FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 09, 2018
2:00-2:15pm Transfer to San Diego Zoo
2:15-5:45pm Tour of San Diego Zoo with “behind the scenes” experience and free time to enjoy the park
5:45-6:00pm Return transfer to hotel
USS MIDWAY MUSEUM TOUR
Imagine life at sea aboard one of America's longest-serving aircraft carriers. Visitors explore this floating city and walk in the footsteps of 225,000 Midway sailors who served our country. $110/person.
- Admission to the USS Midway Museum
- (1) Docent Led Midway Tour
- Transfer via Mini Coach
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 07, 2018
10:00-10:15am Transfer to the USS Midway Museum
10:15-11:00am Free time to explore Museum
11:00am-12:00pm Docent-led Tour
12:00-1:45pm Free time to explore Museum
1:45-2:00pm Return transfer to hotel