Annual Conference

Join hundreds of personal property appraisers from the US and Canada at Assets 2017, the premier educational and networking event for the International Society of Appraisers. 

Register for Assets 2017


The Assets 2017 educational program, offering up to 12.5 Professional Development Credits, will build upon the foundations of proven methodology and practice and help you construct the rewarding and long-lasting appraising career of your dreams. From connoisseurship to business strategies, our three days of regular programming—with additional education both pre- and post-conference—will give you the tools you need to succeed. View our pre-conference SEAK Course on the A-Z of being an expert appraisal witness, and stay tuned for the full Assets 2017 program. 


Featuring world-class art collections, exhibits and experiences, Chicago is sure to inspire. Assets 2017 will take place at the historic Palmer House Hilton, just a 3-minute walk from the Art Insitute of Chicago.  

Specialty Tours

Enrich your Assets experience with hands-on tours at some of Chicago's most famous art and antiques institutions, including Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, the Museum of Contemporary Photography, and the Art Institute of Chicago.


Connect, share, and learn with your fellow personal property appraisers in one of the country's livliest cities. Special events include a Welcome Reception, Newcomer's Reception, networking breakfasts, FAE Happy Hour and Auction, and lunch and learns.

Looking for more education from ISA? View all upcoming courses in 2016
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