International Builders Show Las Vegas – Education Classes

January 19, 2010

This week the International Builders Show (IBS) kicks off in Las Vegas.  IBS offers industry professionals far more educational opportunities than one person could attend in a week’s time. Here is a glimpse of classes for those of you getting ready to head over to Sin City per category –

50+ Housing –

  • How PR Can Bring You Sales and Strengthen Your Brand with the 50+ Market (Jan 20th)
  • Let’s Make A Deal: Financing Strategies to Stay Alive in Today’s Market (Jan 20th)
  • Boomers in the City: Designing for an Urban Lifestyle (Jan 21st)
  • From Woodstock to Wii: These Generations are Closer than you think! (Jan 21st)
  • Selling Lifestyle Amenities (Jan 21st)
  • Universal Design Meets Green, Have It 3 Ways: New Homes, Remodeled Homes & Congregate Retirement Apartments (Jan 21st)
  • Designing for Multi-Generation Households (Jan 22nd)
  • And Many More…

Archtecture, Design & Community Planning –

  • AIA Plan Workshop (Jan 19th)
  • AIA Residential Design Trends (Jan 19th)
  • Back to Smaller, Better Floorplans (Jan 19th)
  • Design Trends Roundtable (Jan 19th)
  • Designing Product to Compete and Win Against Resale Homes (Jan 19th)
  • And Many More….

Business Opportunities & New Markets –

  • Disciplined Design Tactics and Strategies for the Practical Buyer (Jan 19th)
  • How to Increase Your Profits Creatively Through Alliance Partnerships (Jan 19th)
  • Panelized Homes 101: How Can I Benefit By Paneling the Project (Jan 19th)
  • Transit-Oriented Development: The New Wave of Site Selection and Design in a Post-Recession Environement (Jan 19th)
  • And Many More….

Construction Codes, Methods & Systems –

  • Building Stronger Homes in the Face of Hurricanes, Floods and Earthquakes
  • Cost Effective Methods of Sealing the Building Envelope
  • Basic Energy Code Compliance
  • And Many More….

Green Building and Sustainability –

  • Connecting the Dots: Green Building, Building Science and Quality
  • Energy Value Exposed: EnergyValue Housing Award Winners Tell All
  • Getting in Front of Green Builders with Green Approved Products
  • How to Maximize the Cost of Building Green: Achievements Made in the Past Year
  • And Many More….

Complete list of International Builder Show Educational Classes and Seminars

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Mitch Levinson is the author of “Internet Marketing: The Key to Increased New Home Sales” published by BuilderBooks. He is an Internet marketing expert with expertise in search engine optimization, website development, email marketing, social media and CRM consulting services. He is known for creating effective programs that can be tracked through analytics to prove effectiveness and ROI. Mitch is founder and president of MLC New Home Marketing and MLC FlatFee Realty, as well as managing partner of mRELEVANCE, LLC, a Marketing, Communication, Interactive agency with offices in Chicago and Atlanta. He currently leads the Chicago team. A Multi-Million Dollar Sales Producer who earned an MBA in Computer Information Systems and eCommerce, he brings a unique perspective and experience to the field of real estate communications. Mitch combines the two interests in order to help home builders and developers gain a competitive advantage through the Internet and technology. When he isn’t behind a computer, he enjoys participating in sports and coaching his kids’ teams. Mitch resides in Arlington Heights, Ill., a northwest suburb of Chicago, with his family, which includes two rambunctious labs. Visit my Google+ profile.

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