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The National Association of Mortgage Brokers begins its second
regional conference, NAMB/SOUTHEAST, on Friday, Aug. 22, at the
Hilton Riverside Hotel in New Orleans, Louisiana. NAMB/SOUTHEAST is
a five-day conference for NAMB members and other mortgage industry
professionals from around the country. The entire Aug. 22-26, 2008,
conference takes place on the waterfront in New Orleans, in the
heart of the famous Crescent City.
Senator David Vitter (R-LA) will be among the prominent speakers
addressing conference attendees. He will speak to NAMB's national
leadership and state delegates on Sunday morning, Aug. 24.
NAMB/SOUTHEAST events include education and professional
certification courses; an industry symposium; business-building,
leadership and networking tips; government affairs updates;
association business meetings; and a tradeshow. More than 60 hours
of continuing education is available on topics from FHA and VA
lending to commercial mortgage brokerage and identity theft.
"The Power of Partnerships," a full-day symposium on Saturday,
will include government affairs updates on the latest lending,
licensing and other bills and laws affecting the business,
including a presentation by a Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
official focused on the recent changes to the FHA programs. The
successful CRMS/CMC intensive preparation workshop returns at
NAMB/SOUTHEAST, preparing brokers for NAMBs professional
certification exams. The exhibit hall opens Monday afternoon with a
reception, and gives conference attendees two days of direct access
to companies offering valuable products and services for their
businesses. NAMB thanks its convention sponsors, exhibitors, and
Industry Partners for their generous support of this exciting
conference. NAMB/SOUTHEAST attendees will have the opportunity to
attend a number of Industry Partner broker workshops during the
NAMBs next conference, NAMB/WEST, is Nov. 15-18 at the MGM Grand
Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada.
For the full NAMB/SOUTHEAST schedule and a current exhibitor
list, visit www.namb.org/nambsoutheast.