MIAMI BEACH CONVENTION CENTER - OCTOBER 29, 2015
Condo & HOA Expo
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Miami Beach Convention Center - Thursday, October 29, 2015 - 10:30am to 3:30pm (Seminars begin at 9:00am)


LEARN FROM THE 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.



CONDO & HOA EXPO
Miami Beach Convention Center

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SEMINARS
Condo, HOA's and Property Management Expo & Seminars

 We are adding to our list of presenters regularly.  Please check back often for updates.  

Note: Because of time constraints, many courses may take place simultaneously.  Please scroll down the page to see all available course options so that you may plan your day accordingly.






CONDO & HOA BOARD CERTIFICATION - 3 CEU'S (BC/OPP)
9:00am - 12:00pm
PRESENTED BY: Eric Glazer - Glazer & Associates
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.


"VIDA EN EL MUNDO DE CONDOMINIOS" (SPANISH BOARD CERTIFICATION) - 2 CEU'S (BC)
9:00am - 11:00am
PRESENTED BY: Dania S. Fernandez, Esq. - Dania S. Fernandez & Associates, P.A.
"Vida en el Mundo de Condominios" is a spanish DBPR approved Board Certification course. The course incorporates Association laws, Board duties and responsibilities, handling a board meeting, insurance requirements, collection tactics, budget, elections and assessments. Throughout the course, all guests will be encouraged to participate in question and answer dialogue.


2016 LEGAL UPDATE - 2 CEU'S (LU2)
9:15am - 11:15am
PRESENTED BY: Andrew Cuevas - Cuevas & Associates, P.A.
Get updated on legislative changes on the way for 2016. This course will discuss the pros and cons of changes made by legislature, how they affect your community, and how they impact collections from tenants in delinquent units, suspension of use rights, fire-sprinkler retrofit extensions, and foreclosure practices. Gain a bird’s-eye- view of legislation workings its way through the Capital.


FIBER BENEFITS NOT ONLY FOR YOUR DIET - 2 CEU's (ELE)
9:15am - 11:15am
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.


NAVIGATING THE FEDERAL FAIR HOUSING ACT - 1 CEU (OPP)
10:00am - 11:00am
PRESENTED BY: Michael Bender & Andrew Black - Kaye Bender Rembaum
The Fair Housing laws have sparked confusion and debate among board members and residents of community associations. In response and to help clarify the law, leading South Florida community association law firm Kaye Bender Rembaum will present “NAVIGATING FAIR HOUSING LAWS: ASSISTANCE ANIMALS, REASONABLE MODIFICATIONS, AND HOUSING FOR OLDER PERSONS". The seminar will provide attendees with a wealth of information and is an excellent opportunity to learn how to successfully and legally navigate common fair housing laws issues concerning: (i) assistance animals vs. pets; (ii) permitting reasonable modifications to property to assist a disabled residen


THE CONTINUUM - EFFECTIVE LEADERSHIP - 1 CEU (HR/ELE)
12:30pm - 1:30pm
PRESENTED BY: Michael Zawaki & Lorraine Megdanis - Presentation Dynamics
Designed for all Community Association Managers, this course will help to develop and practice leadership skills, build an executive leadership style that creates trust, set a clear vision and guide your entire team toward greater performance.


CONSTRUCTION ISSUES FOR TURNOVER - 1 CEU (OPP)
12:30pm - 1:30pm
PRESENTED BY: SRHL LAW
Although handling construction defect disputes can be a grueling process, the most complex situation may be overcome when armed with the necessary knowledge. This course is designed to give participants an overview of the various issues their community may face, while guiding attendees on available solutions should any problems arise.


WATER DAMAGE RESTORATION - IT'S NOT THE EQUIPMENT THAT DRIES - 1 CEU (OPP)
12:45pm - 1:45pm
PRESENTED BY: Leeyen Sieza - Super Restoration Service Co.
Explore a detailed study of the mitigation process after a water damage emergency, evaluation of the technology used, effective use of psychometric charts, and how achieving dryness occurs.


DO'S & DON'TS OF ASSOCIATION BUDGETING - 1 CEU (IFM)
12:45pm - 1:45pm
PRESENTED BY: Assad Mirza - Mirza Basulto & Robbins, LLP
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. (Course #9626589)


PRESIDENTS CLUB DISCUSSION: QUESTIONS FOR YOUR PROPERTY MANAGER
12:45pm - 1:45pm
PRESENTED BY: Richard Parker - The Presidents Club
Get the information needed to have an efficiently running board. Communication, building maintenance and different styles of management policies and practices will be discussed.


ACCOUNTING PRACTICES FOR COMMUNITY ASSOCIATIONS - 2 CEU'S (IFM)
2:30pm - 4:30pm
PRESENTED BY: Stephen Needleman - AKAM On-Site, Inc.
Understand how the financial management process works and learn to design a system that works. Get detailed information on the positions of power, the accounting cycle and other necessary accounting practices.


40 YEAR RECERTIFICATION OF BUILDINGS - 1 CEU (OPP/ELE)
2:45pm - 3:45pm
PRESENTED BY: SRHL Law
Review the history and basics of the 40 Year & Older Building Safety Program, now in effect in Miami-Dade and Broward counties. Explore the importance and benefits of the program, and learn how to prepare for and schedule your recertification. (Course #9626901)


COVENANT ENFORCEABILITY FOR HOAS AND CONDOMINIUMS - 1 CEU (OPP/ELE)
2:45pm - 3:45pm
PRESENTED BY: Michael Bender - Kaye Bender Rembaum
Learn the responsibilities and options available to associations to enforce restrictive covenants in their communities, as well as explore the legal remedies and procedures set forth in the Florida Statutes when addressing alleged violations.


CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT, I HAVE NO RESERVES AND WE NEED A LOAN - 1 CEU (IFM/ELE)
3:00pm - 4:00pm
PRESENTED BY: Executive National Bank
Improve your capital by learning how to secure a loan with little or no reserves.


CONDOMINIUM ELECTIONS - 1 CEU (OPP/ELE)
3:00pm - 4:00pm
PRESENTED BY: Patrick Flynn - Florida DBPR
Learn the provisions of Florida Statutes 718.112(2) and 61B-23.0021, Florida Administrative Code, and the election process. Gain a clear understanding of the requirements of balloting, first and second notices, and runoff elections. (Course #9626502)