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Seminars

Register for seminars by April 23, 2020, to secure your seat!  Once seats fill up, there will be standing room only, and seats will be available on a first come, first served basis.  

Learn from industry leaders

Get the tools and information you need to manage your condo or HOA more efficiently.

Regional and national experts will offer insights into the latest industry trends and best practices in legal oversight, financing, maintenance, renovations, energy efficiency, administration, communication and more.

Bring your questions to these lively, informative sessions and come away with a clear blueprint for improved management for the future.

 

 


BOARD CERTIFICATION COURSE - 2 CEU’S (BC)

Presented by Eric Glazer - Glazer & Sachs P.A.
9:00a - 11:00a

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.

DEFINING & DESIGNING YOUR PROJECTS - 2 CEU's (OPP/ELE)

Presented by DSS Condo
9:00a - 11:00a

The investigation and design phase is the most critical phase of any project—why does it so often rushed or overlooked? Participants will learn how the design/ specification process works and understand the importance of investigating, discussing and participating in the project during this critical phase. Participants will walk away with some helpful tools that non-engineers/ non-designers can use to advocate for their association and ensure their project is designed with their best interests in mind.

INSURANCE CLAIMS THROUGH THE EYES OF THE INSURED - 2 CEU'S (IFM/ELE)

Presented by Five Star Claims Adjusting
9:30a - 11:30a

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.

EVERYTHING YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT COLLECTIONS - 1 CEU (OPP/ELE)

Presented by John W. Stevens III - Stevens & Goldwyn P.A.
10:00a - 11:00a

Gain an in-depth knowledge of the strategies and techniques to minimize losses and maximize assessment collections.

COVENANT ENFORCE-ABILITY FOR HOA'S & CONDOMINUMS - 1 CEU (OPP/ELE)

Presented by Allison Hertz - Kaye Bender Rembaum
10:00a - 11:00a

This course will provide attendees with information on the responsibilities and the options that are available to associations to enforce the restrictive covenants in their communities, as well as to highlight the legal remedies and procedures set forth in the Florida Statutes when addressing alleged violations.

STRESS MANAGEMENT DURING A WATER DAMAGE EMERGENCY - 1 CEU (OPP/ELE)

Presented by Super Restoration
12:30p - 1:30p

Have you ever experienced a water damage emergency? How did you and your team handle it? This course dives deep into the process immediately following a water damage emergency & how to minimize the stress levels during the mitigation phase. This course is ideal for managers who want to handle property damage with ease, confidence and in a stress-free manner through solidifying their contingency plan

SUCCESSFUL LANDSCAPE FACTORS - 1 CEU (OPP/ELE)

Presented by BrightView Landscape Services
12:30p - 1:30p

Review the horticultural practices that promote a healthy and beautiful landscape.

BALL OF CONFUSION - 1 CEU (HR/ELE)

Presented by Michael G. Zawaki - Presentation Dynamics, Inc.
12:45p - 1:45p

Learn to find ways to cope with stress factors, chaos and life considerations while becoming better at leadership within your communities.

TENANT BACKGROUND CHECKS – MYTHS & TRUTHS ABOUT BACKGROUND SCREENINGS - 1 CEU (ELE)

Presented by United Screening
12:45p - 1:45p

Gain an understanding of tenant background checks. Review valuable information about tenant background checks reports, including details concerning credit reports, criminal records, civil records – eviction records, different types of verification, including verification of employment and previous landlord, and will review 3rd party database providers. Get information on the availability of these records, the differences between the available types of criminal and civil records (jurisdictions) and the complexities of obtaining verification.

GEOTHERMAL AIR CONDITIONING WORKS IN FLORIDA TOO! - 1 CEU (OPP)

Presented by Troy Conner - Symbiont Service Corp
12:45p - 1:45p

Geothermal energy has gained great popularity for heating and cooling buildings in the north, but it works great in Florida too! Geothermal energy has been being used for hundreds of years and is a renewable source of energy. Discover how Geothermal works and why it is so efficient for cooling your building with the added bonus of being green.

LEGAL UPDATE – 2 CEU’s (LU)

Presented by Kaye Bender Rembaum
2:30p - 4:30p

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.

VIOLATION & FINING PROCEDURES FOR COMMUNITY ASSOCIATIONS - 1 CEU (OPP/ELE)

Presented by Stevens & Goldwyn P.A.
2:30p - 3:30p

The ability to levy a fine against an owner for a violation of the governing documents is the association’s best tool for rules enforcement. This course will guide you through violation and fining procedures for community associations, and how to avoid expensive legal exposure.

COMMUNICATION: THE ART OF PERSUASION - 1 CEU (HR/ELE)

Presented by The Water Restoration Group
2:30p - 3:30p

Learn the basics in communication including: active listening, making yourself seen and heard, making persuasive arguments, presenting tour arguments and finally compromise and resolution. With these skills, your board meetings will be much shorter, and you find a new balance and harmony amongst your residents and management.

FIBER OPTICS 101 - 1 CEU (ELE)

Presented by Bob Allecca - OpticalTel
2:30p - 3:30p

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.

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CLICK HERE to register for the Palm Beach Condo & HOA Expo!

Registration is now open, over 100 vendors are expected to participate!

The Expo is attracting industry leaders who will share their specialized knowledge and experience and give you practical tools and information you can bring back and put to use in your capacity as a board member or property manager.