Connect The ICSF Speakers: Doniece Sandoval on how to live and breathe radical hospitality

Sandoval is going to be talking about Lava Mae and its ripple effects in her keynote speech on Thursday, July 19, as part of the weeklong programming at Inman Connect San Francisco, July 17 through 20 at the Hilton San Francisco Union Square.

What To Expect When You’re Connecting: Seafood

San Francisco is known for so many culinary delights, but the city’s seafood has to be near the top of that list. If you don’t often get to enjoy the fruits of coastal living — and even if you do! — then you’ll appreciate the impressive variety and quality of fish available to chefs as well as what those local chefs do with such prime ingredients.

Connect The ICSF Speakers: John Cary on designing for the greater good

Why doesn’t design as a practice and architecture in particular accommodate a number of viewpoints? What can be done to help create spaces — both community spaces and homes — that give every member of the family (and of society) a feeling of belonging? Cary will explain how design is deeply connected to dignity during his keynote speech.

Connect The ICSF Sessions: The Data / MLS Track

At Inman’s Data / MLS Track, specialists in the ins and outs of MLS data will meet together to talk about some of the biggest topics floating around the industry and pin down what you need to know to move your MLS into the future so that you’re setting the trends, not just keeping apace with them.

What To Expect When You’re Connecting: Dessert

Do you have a sweet tooth, and are you wondering how to satiate it when you’re networking and learning this summer in San Francisco?

Connect The ICSF Speakers: Pixar’s Matthew Luhn on leadership lessons from stories

When Toy Story was released in theaters in 1995, it proved two things that changed the course of children’s cinema for the next 20 years and beyond: first, that it’s possible to create a feature-length film using entirely digital animation; and second, that crafting deeply resonant stories about jealousy, loss and other coming-of-age issues is central to making films that are memorable well beyond their technological achievements.

What To Expect When You’re Connecting: Vegetarian & Vegan

Traveling as a vegetarian or vegan isn’t always a walk in the salad garden … but the sheer number of vegetarian dishes available in San Francisco (not to mention all-out vegan restaurants) will make this summer’s jaunt to network and learn an absolute culinary delight.

What to Expect When You’re Connecting: Happy Hour

One of the greatest rewards after a long day of skill-building and meeting new people at a busy conference is happy hour, offering an opportunity to relax after a stressful day at work.

Connect The Sessions: ICSF Broker Connect

Whether you’re an independent broker or affiliated with a franchise, it feels lonely at the top, and even the best franchises might not sufficiently anticipate your need to grow and learn from your peers.

What To Expect When You’re Connecting: Burgers

Fancy highbrow cuisine is all well and good, especially on a special occasion — but sometimes you just want something simple, like a burger. (And sometimes you want something not-so-simple, like a double bacon cheeseburger with avocado and secret sauc…