SEMINARS
Condo, HOA and Property Management Expo & Seminars
Tampa Convention Center - Wednesday, October 23rd, 2019

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.





BOARD CERTIFICATION COURSE - 2 CEU'S (BC)
9:00 am - 11:00 am
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. This course has been approved by the Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation.


INSURANCE CLAIMS THROUGH THE EYES OF THE INSURED - 2 CEU's (IFM/ELE)
9:00 am - 11:00 am
PRESENTED BY: Kevin Downs - Five Star Claims Adjusting
Learn how to navigate the difficult landscape of filing and handling an insurance claim as the insured or their manager. Review the rights and duties as a policy holder and what role certain people or vendors play during the insurance claims process within a condominium or HOA community. Learn how to determine any damages, if the damages are potentially covered by insurance policy, and what steps should be taken to ensure the best chance for a successful recovery.


NATURE ON THE RAMPAGE: DISASTER PREPARATION - 1 CEU (HR, OPP, IFM or ELE)
10:00 am - 11:00 am
PRESENTED BY: Ellen Hirsch de Haan - Wetherington Hamilton
Whether we are talking about hurricanes, floods, fires, sinkholes, or tornadoes, we should be prepared. Learn how to prepare for any disaster with Ellen Hirsch de Haan with Wetherington Hamilton.


THE PERFECT PAVING PROJECT - 1 CEU (OPP/ELE)
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
PRESENTED BY: Asphalt Restoration Technology Systems Inc.
Learn the ins-and-outs of how to put together and complete the “perfect paving project”. Starting from evaluating your property to actually overseeing the milling and paving project, this class will reveal the secrets behind the scenes on how to do it yourself and get it right the first time!


WATERPROOFING & PAINTING ESSENTIALS - 1 CEU (ELE)
12:45 pm - 1:45 pm
PRESENTED BY: M2E Consulting Engineers
Learn about the importance and essentials of waterproofing and painting your building. This course will examine the best ways to preserve and prolong the life expectancy of your building while protecting its use and contents. (Course #9626424)


BALL OF CONFUSION - 1 CEU (HR/ELE)
12:45 pm - 1:45 pm
PRESENTED BY: Michael G. Zawaki - Presentation Dynamics, Inc.
Learn to find ways to cope with stress factors, chaos and life considerations while becoming better at leadership within your communities.


LEGAL UPDATE – 2 CEUS (LU)
2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
PRESENTED BY: Ellen Hirsch de Haan - Wetherington Hamilton
Get updated on the most recent legislative changes and discuss the statutory changes made by Florida Legislature and how they directly affect managers and their communities, such as official records, fining, websites, board meetings, elections, MRTA, amendments, director term limits, electronic vehicles charging stations, delinquent assessment collections, director conflicts of interests, etc.


WHAT DIRECTORS OF COMMUNITY ASSOCIATIONS NEED TO KNOW ABOUT LEGAL RESPONSIBILITIES & BEST PRACTICES - 1 CEU (HR)
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
PRESENTED BY: Nicki F. Asmer, Esq. - FL Legal Group
This course provides officers and directors with process and procedures on amending their governing documents, how the hierarchy of the associations’ documents affect enforcement of the covenants, what amendments are enforceable and not, imposing fines against homeowners for violations of the governing documents, how amendments affect collection of assessments and day to day business of the association. This 1 hour class if packed with very informative procedures every board member should know about amending and enforcing its governing document.


THE COST OF CONSTRUCTION - 1 CEU (IFM)
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
PRESENTED BY: DSS Condo
Learn why a project budget is necessary, as well as the key vocabulary and two distinct approaches to building a budget. Explore how these factors help manage the Association's construction needs while staying in budget.