General Information

The 2018 American Agents Alliance Convention & Expo will take place September 20-23 at the beautiful 4-star JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort & Spa in Palm Desert, California. This special 4-day insurance convention offers independent insurance agents and brokers the opportunity to obtain carrier appointments, participate in continuing education courses, and enjoy a packed tradeshow floor. Don’t miss out on numerous networking opportunities at our annual golf tournament, hospitality receptions with live music, special events, and more!

Why You Should Attend

  • Professional development & networking opportunities for insurance agency principals, staff & industry professionals
  • Over 100 exhibitors on our packed tradeshow floor
  • Highly valuable CE courses (25+ units) & workshops, taught by leading industry professionals in sales & marketing, life & health, commercial lines, technology & more (schedule posted soon)
  • Must-attend state of the industry keynote session
  • Friday & Saturday lunch on the tradeshow floor for all registered attendees (and Saturday dessert bar)
  • Enjoy the camaraderie of our annual golf tournament & awards luncheon sponsored by Phonexa on the fabulous golf course designed by legendary course architecht Ted Robinson 
  • Educational Q&A session & breakfast with special guest speaker 
  • Win big with $10,000 in cash giveaways & daily prizes
  • Experience Palm Desert & enjoy 4 vacation days with your family at the beautiful & contemporary JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort & Spa

Events You Don't Want to Miss

  • Thursday night hospitality reception with food, drinks & live music*
  • Friday night hospitality reception with food, drinks & live music*
  • Friday casino night, live music & late night desserts
  • Saturday general session & keynote address
  • Saturday night dinner under the stars & live entertainment*
  • Saturday late night dance party with live DJ
  • Sunday breakfast with guest speaker (TBA)*

*Tickets required to attend events. For pricing and registration click here.

74855 Country Club Drive | Palm Desert, CA | 92260


For information or questions on attending the convention:

Autumn Mitchell
Call: 866-497-9222 Ext 11

Sponsor or Exhibiting Information:

For information on being an influential sponsor or exhibiting on our tradeshow floor, please contact:

Laura C. Bohannon, CMM, CMP
Alliance Expo Manager c/o Your Meeting Pro
P: 775-392-3100 | F: 775-392-3222