arrow-begin arrow-down-circle-fill arrow-down-circle arrow-down arrow-end arrow-left-circle-fill arrow-left-circle arrow-left arrow-right-circle-fill arrow-right-circle arrow-right arrow-up-circle-fill arrow-up-circle arrow-up calendar cart comment county-map cross-circle-fill cross-circle cross-sharp cross download eho info list-unordered mail minus-circle-fill minus-circle minus navicon order plus-circle-fill plus-circle plus print search star warning

California Apartment Association

Learn from experts in the rental housing industry to increase your closing rates, resident retention and net operating income. Gain tactical techniques, tools, and skills that you can implement the very next day. Build a network of rental housing professionals to share best practices and brainstorm solutions.


Santa Clara Convention Center
Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Expect the unexpected at this year’s premier rental housing conference in Northern California. There’s nothing like a face-to-face conference to recharge your batteries, fuel your creativity, and renew your sense of purpose. CAA’s annual conference is a must-attend event when you’re seeking to gain new knowledge, expand your professional network, and strengthen your connection to the rental housing industry.

Join your peers for engaging learning experiences in a variety of formats, encounter diverse perspectives, and explore new ways to lead and manage your community.

Top Reasons to Attend

  • Invaluable education impacting the Rental Housing Industry
  • Get immediate answers to your most pressing management challenges
  • Prepare for trends that could impact your business
  • Identify the right vendors, products, and services for your business
  • Grow your personal brand networking with 1,600 industry professionals
  • Stay ahead of the competition with ready solutions for future challenges


What’s Featured?

  • 15 dynamic seminars
  • 90 exhibitor booths
  • 13 nationally recognized speakers
  • Maintenance Technical Troubleshooting
  • Deep Dives
  • NEW! Update your LinkedIn Profile Picture
  • Reception and happy hour to connect you with 800+ rental housing professionals

Who attends?

  • Owners/Presidents/Principals
  • Corporate Executives
  • Regional Portfolio Managers
  • Community Managers
  • Marketing Professionals
  • Maintenance/Facilities Professionals
  • Leasing Professionals
  • California Certified Residential Managers (CCRM)
  • Independent Rental Owners
  • Rental Property Investors

Sign Up to Attend!

All-Access Pass

Includes access to entire conference, which includes three tracks of educational seminars, 90+ booths at the expo., breakfast, lunch, reception, interactive experiences and more.

$175 Member
$375 Non-Member

Register Now

Morning Pass

Includes access to morning sessions, 90+ booths at the expo, breakfast and lunch, interactive experiences and more.

$75 Member
$150 Non-Member

Register Now

Afternoon Pass

Includes access to afternoon sessions, 90+ booths at the expo, reception, interactive experiences and more.

$49 Member
$150 Non-Member

Register Now

Corporate Access Pass

Discounted price for bulk purchases of 10 All-Access Passes. Includes access to entire conference, which includes three tracks of educational seminars, 90+ booths at the expo, breakfast, lunch, reception, interactive experiences and more.

$1000 Member
$1800 Non-Member

Register Now

Full refund will be granted for attendee cancellation requests emailed to received up to and on Friday, March 15, 2019 at 5:00 PM (PST). Credits and refunds will not be accepted for attendee cancellation requests received on or after Saturday, March 16, 2019. CAA reserves the right to change or cancel program elements without notice or refund.


Hours of Expo – Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Time Event
8:30am – 9:00am Registration Opens, Expo Opens, Continental Breakfast Served
9:00am – 12:00pm Deep Dives – 9 courses in three classrooms
12:00pm – 1:00pm Lunch with Outside Seating
1:00pm – 3:00pm Learning Labs: Hands-on learning, ted-style talks, and more!
3:00pm – 5:00 pm Reception and Happy Hour in Expo Hall and Foyer
Register Now

April 16, 2019

Brainstorming Bunker

Time Management for Maintenance

Swimming Pool and Spa Inspections

Managing People from a Maintenance Perspective

Electrical Troubleshooting and Repair

HVAC Troubleshooting and Repair

Inspiration Station

Emotional Intelligence and You

Growing Up Digital: Millennial and Gen Z Renters

OMG Not Again – Managing at the Speed of Change

Super Teamwork for Super Performance

Be Careful Your Culture Is Showing

Learning Loft

Mission Minded Leasing

Let’s Talk Trends: Millennials, Marketing, and Tech

Legal Challenges facing Rental Housing Operators

Enforcing Smoking Policies


Service Animals

Bed Bugs

Just Cause Evictions

Exhibitor Map

119117115515113111109107105103101219218217216215214213212211210209208207206205203202201200318317316315314313312311310309308307306305304303302419417413416415414412410409408407406405404403402401400519518516514512517513511510509508507506505504503501500319418Inspiration StationBrainstorming BunkerLearning Loft

This Exhibitor map is best viewable in browsers other than Internet Explorer.

If you are not a member, and wish to join, sign up online or call us at (800) 967-4222.

View Exhibitors as List Sponsorship Opportunities


Expo & Conference: Hyatt Regency
5101 Great America Parkway, Santa Clara, CA 95054

CAA Connect Featured Charity: Move for Hunger 

1,000 Can Challenge: CAA, CORT Business Services and Move for Hunger are partnering for the upcoming Connect Rental Housing Conference and Expo.  Help the local community by bringing any non-perishable food items with you to the conference. We will have food bins throughout the Mission City Foyer. Cort will deliver the cans to a local food bank.

Help CAA with the 1,000 Can Challenge – Bring non-perishable food item with you!!

Hotel: Embassy Suites

2885 Lakeside Drive, Santa Clara, California 95054

Only a ten minute drive to the convention center!

Hotel Reservation Details:

Booth & Sponsorship Cancellation Policy: The California Apartment Association (CAA) reserves the right to cancel an event due to any circumstances which would make the event non-viable.  If CAA cancels an event, sponsors/ exhibitors will be offered a full refund. Refunds will be made to the person or entity that paid for the event.  Full refund will be granted for booth and sponsorship cancellation requests emailed to received up to and on Tuesday, March 12, 2019 at midnight (PST). Credits and refunds will not be accepted for cancellation requests received on or after Tuesday, March 26, 2019.