Convention Amenities

CREW Network convention app

Sponsored by JLL

Find all the convention information you need, conveniently in the palm of your hand with CREW 2017, CREW Network’s convention app. Plan your schedule, get alerts, see what others are saying, and even find out who’s attending. Available for both Apple and Android.

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Sponsored by Avison Young

Complimentary Wi-Fi will be available in a designated area of the Marriott Marquis Houston from 8 a.m., Wednesday, Oct. 25 – Friday, Oct. 27 at 3 p.m.

The Wellness Lounge  

Relax, recharge or catch up and connect with fellow CREW members. Stop by our Wellness Lounge which features chair massages; hand reflexologists; healthy snacks, fruit and herb infused water.

  • Wednesday, Oct. 25..... 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Thursday, Oct. 26..... 7 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
  • Friday, Oct. 27.....7 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Relaxation station

Sponsored by SP+ Corporation

Experience 360 Virtual Reality

9 .m. - 4 p.m. (Thursday only)

Step out of your present reality and experience virtual reality, a technology disrupting many industries, including CRE. Choose from the 360 VR relaxation/meditation experience or step into space on the Apollo 11 journey. Experiences run 5-10 minutes each.


Kick-start your day, pump up your energy level and socialize with fellow attendees. Designed for the recreational/social exerciser, these casual outings will take you on a journey around the area with members of CREW Houston as your guides.

  • Thursday, Oct. 26..... 6 – 7 a.m.

  • Friday, Oct. 27..... 6 – 7 a.m.


Start your morning off with a sun (rise) salutation and join a relaxing 45-minute CREW pool-side yoga session while a local yoga DJ spins some tunes. All levels are welcome, no prior experience necessary. Please meet on the 6th Floor, near the pool area (weather permitting).

  • Friday, Oct. 27..... 6 – 7 a.m.

Professional Headshot Station

Sponsored by Remington Development Corporation

Need an updated headshot? Thanks to our supporters, our official CREW Network Convention and Marketplace photographers will be available to take your complimentary professional headshot. Space is limited and pre-registration is required. Please plan to arrive early for your photo.

Thursday, Oct. 26..... 9:30 - 11:30 a.m. (FULL)

Thursday, Oct. 26..... 2 - 4 p.m. (FULL)

Tech Talk

Have a quick question about the new CREW Network website, the new CREWbiz Community, or CREWbiz app? CREW Network's web content and community manager Megan Cottrell will be available to answer specific questions you or your board have about these new technologies. If your question or issue can’t be solved during your session, we’ll reach out to you for a follow-up meeting after the CREW Network Convention and Marketplace.

Wednesday, Oct. 25..... 3 - 5 p.m.

Thursday, Oct. 26..... 2 - 4 p.m.