SEMINARS
Condo, HOA and Property Management Expo & Seminars
Tampa Convention Center - Friday, October 20, 2017

We are adding to our list of presenters regularly.  Please check back often for updates on the latest industry leaders who will be contributing their expertise.





CONDO & HOA BOARD CERTIFICATION - 3 CEU'S (BC)
8:30am - 11:30am
PRESENTED BY: Eric Glazer - Glazer & Sachs, P.A.
Fulfill your legally mandated education requirements while learning valuable and integral information in this comprehensive board member certification course. Topics discussed will include condominium management and operations, proper procedures for board member election, budgeting and fiscal responsibilities, as well as an overview of current condominium laws to assist in the understanding of board members' legal duties.


COLLECTIONS: FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT – 2 CEU's (IFM/ELE)
9:00am - 11:00am
PRESENTED BY: Nicki Fernandez Asmer, Esq. – FL Legal Group
Learn how your condominium or HOA can collect maintenance from delinquent homeowners and the rights associations have under Florida Law. Topics also include the strategies and techniques to minimize losses and maximize assessment collection.


KINDER & GENTLER COVENANT ENFORCEMENT - 1 CEU (HR/ELE)
10:00am - 11:00am
PRESENTED BY: Ellen Hirsch de Haan - Wetherington Hamilton
Enforcement of Documents is often a source of conflict and bad feelings in the Community. But, there are ways to enforce which don’t escalate the hostilities. Come and share the secrets of creating compliance with a smile!


MANAGING OWNER ELECTIONS WITH ELECTRONIC VOTING - 1 CEU (HR/ELE)
11:30am - 12:30pm
PRESENTED BY: Eileen McCrady - HOAst, Inc.
Understand how using electronic voting can make it easier for you to reach quorum and increase voter participation. Learn how you can use electronic voting for secret and non-secret voting.


SAFETY FIRST - 1 CEU (OPP/ELE)
12:30pm - 1:30pm
PRESENTED BY: Michael Zawaki - Presentation Dynamics, Inc.
All employees need to be trained in the recognition and avoidance of unsafe conditions as part of the Association's profitability and professional development. Learn how using common sense is only part of the solution in preventing injuries or accidents.


BUDGETS & RESERVES - 1 CEU (IFM/ELE)
12:45pm - 1:45pm
PRESENTED BY: Florida DBPR
Learn the basics of budget preparation, including the purpose of the budget, the adoption process, budget components, and noticing requirements. This course also covers the different reserve types and how to calculate or waive funding to them properly in your association.


COMMUNITY SECURITY TRENDS - 1 CEU (HR/ELE)
12:45pm - 1:45pm
PRESENTED BY: Envera Systems
Learn the progression of property security and technology, as well as the advantages and disadvantages of methods for securing communities, residential buildings, and amenities.


FIBER BENEFITS NOT ONLY FOR YOUR DIET - 1 CEU (ELE)
1:30pm - 2:30pm
PRESENTED BY: Bob Allecca - OpticalTel
Discover the advantages and cost saving benefits of using fiber optics for telecommunications and internet in your property. Explore in depth how fiber optics work, how they compares to coaxial cable, and how they will future proof your community, as well as increase property value.


THE REAL LIFE AS A CONDO OR HOA BOARD MEMBER - 2 CEU'S (OPP)
2:30pm - 4:30pm
PRESENTED BY: R Dean Akers - The Condo Coaches
Explore the typical day-to-day life of a Condo or HOA Board Member. Discuss the requirements to succeed as a board member and the biggest challenges associated with the job.


MAKING A RECORD FOR COURT - 2 CEU'S (HR/ELE)
2:30pm - 4:30pm
PRESENTED BY: Alan Tannenbaum - Tannenbaum Scro
Learn why documenting from day one is crucial for an association. Common cases involving rules of evidence, hearsay, admissions, collections, covenant enforcement, and maintenance will be discussed.


2018 LEGAL UPDATE - 2 CEU'S (LU2)
2:30pm - 4:30pm
PRESENTED BY: Ellen Hirsch de Haan - Wetherington Hamilton
Learn what laws are changing during the 2018 Florida Legislative Session which impact you and your community association. This lecture will discuss recent changes to the Florida Condominium, Homeowner, and Cooperative Association Acts. As well as discuss relevant changes to not-for-profit corporations, tenant foreclosure protections, flood insurance, mobile homes, timeshares and the unlicensed practice of law.