General Session


Hear an industry address by 2018 NAR President Elizabeth Mendenhall (Columbia, MO). Then, Oscar® and Golden Globe nominee Mark Wahlberg joins the NAR stage for a Q&A session. A committed philanthropist, the film star has founded The Mark Wahlberg Youth Foundation to benefit inner-city children and teens, was inducted into the Boys & Girls Clubs of America's Alumni Hall of Fame and has received the Bob Hope Award from the Medal of Honor Society for his work in supporting our military.

PRICE: Included in Premier Access, Saturday One-Day and Friends & Family registrations; others can purchase tickets for $60.00 each

REGISTER: If this event is not included in your registration, you may purchase individual tickets when registering for the conference at or on site until November 3, 2018. To add tickets to an existing registration, go to; click “I live in the U.S.” or “I live outside the U.S.”; scroll down to where it says “Edit Existing Registration"; enter your last name and registration confirmation number; click your name on the dashboard, and then “Add Ticketed Items”. Click “Next” at the bottom until you get to the "Events" section. After adding the ticket(s), hit "Next" at the bottom, until you’re brought to the payment page. Alternatively, you can call our registrar Experient to have tickets added for you: 800-650-6893 (U.S./Canada) or 847-996-5826 (outside US/Canada).

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: The deadline to purchase individual tickets online and on site is November 3, 2018, or until the event sells out. Tickets purchased on site are subject to availability.

REFUND POLICY: All requests for individual ticket refunds and/or exchanges must be received by October 12, 2018. Please send to: After October 12, 2018, no refunds will be given.

NOTES: Tickets will not be sold at the door.