NACVA 14th Annual Conference was successfully held in Boston, Massachusetts from May 27th to May 30th, 2009. Despite the worldwide downturn of the economy, more than 60 international delegates and 700 domestic delegates joined this conference.
First credentialed CVAs in China received their certificates from Mr. Gongxia Yue, Vice Secretary General of China Appraisal Society. They are the first group of professionals who have received such honor. Following the certificate presentation, they attended the continuing education sponsored by IACVA China Charter in Shanghai.
On December 3, 2009, after a warm invitation, China’s Vice Minister of Finance, Xuedong
Ding welcomed IACVA’s President, William A. Hanlin at his Beijing office. Vice Minister Ding oversees the valuation profession in People’s Republic of China. He expressed thanks to IACVA for its continued efforts in educating professionals in China. IACVA and China Appraisal Society have established a long term working relationship. Both parties will continue the cooperation to bring best practices to Chinese professionals.
IACVA Headquarters and IACVA Taiwan Charter jointly sponsored the first IACVA International Conference in Taipei on November 26th and 27th of 2009. With the help of Taiwan Charter, IACVA organized the conference, with Taiwan Stock Exchange, Gre Tai Securities Market and Industrial Technology Research Institute as the Co-Organizers and sponsors to the Conference.