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Atlanta to Host Industry’s Premier Event, the 2017 NAA Education Conference & Exposition

2017 NAA Education Conference & Exposition

CONTACT: Todd Usher at 703-797-0678


ARLINGTON, VA - The 2017 National Apartment Association (NAA) Education Conference & Exposition ready to Apartmentalize with thousands of apartment industry professionals at Atlanta’s Georgia World Congress Center, June 21 – 24.

The industry’s largest and most important annual gathering offers 60 breakout sessions covering every facet of the industry. Attendees will learn from peers and industry experts on how to take their careers, companies and resident experiences to the next level.

The conference will feature keynote speeches from swimming legend Michael Phelps, and Robin Roberts, award-winning journalist and co-anchor of ABC’s “Good Morning America.”

“According to our latest Market Momentum Survey, Atlanta is one of the hottest apartment housing markets in the country, and we’re excited to bring our annual NAA Education Conference and Exposition to this great city,” said Robert Pinnegar, President and CEO of NAA. “We’re looking forward to bringing together our industry’s top professionals so they can learn from world-class speakers and industry experts, network with peers and access innovative products and services from more than 450 top suppliers at the industry’s premier event.”

Beyond regular conference programming attendees are encouraged to get involved with charitable activities. NAA has partnered with Atlanta Community Food Bank and invites attendees to volunteer, and/or to donate at registration.

Atlanta will also host the 11th annual Maintenance Mania National Championship, hosted by Nathan’s Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest emcee George Shea, on Friday at 11 a.m. A competition focused on maintenance professionals, the Maintenance Mania National Championship will crown the fastest, most skillful maintenance professional in the country.

This Education Conference and Exposition will have more than 450 exhibitors and is sponsored, AT&T, Behr Process Corporation, CSC ServiceWorks, ForRent, Lowe’s, The Home Depot, Valet Living and Yardi.


National Apartment Association (NAA), America’s leading voice for the apartment housing industry, provides its members with the best range of strategic, educational, operational, networking and advocacy resources they need to learn, to lead and to succeed. As a federation of nearly 170 state and local affiliates, NAA encompasses over 72,000 members representing more than 8.8 million apartment homes throughout the United States and Canada. NAA’s purpose is to enable every single one of its members to fulfill his or her professional goals with great competence, speed and the highest standards of ethics. NAA is A Trusted Partner, A Valued Connector, A Powerful Advocate, and A Marketing Leader to serve areas in the apartment housing industry. NAA thanks its strategic partners The Home Depot, RealPage Inc., and Yardi. To learn more, visit