HYATT REGENCY | JAMES L. KNIGHT CENTER - Apr. 4th, 2018
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Hyatt Regency Hotel | James L Knight Center - Wed. April 4th, 2018 10:30am to 3:00pm (Seminars begin at 9:00am)


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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. 

 

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 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 - 2 CEU'S (BC)
9:00am - 12:00pm
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.(Course: 9626111)


CONTRACT BASICS FOR COMMUNITY ASSOCIATIONS - 1 CEU (OPP)
9:00am - 10:00am
PRESENTED BY: Avi T. Tryson - Goede, Adamczyk, DeBoest & Cross
Gain a basic understanding of contracts as they apply to Associations. Topics include contract definitions and terms, contracts for operation, maintenance or management, and construction lien law.


MAINTENANCE, RULES AND FINES ENFORCEMENT - 2 CEU'S (ELE)
9:15am - 11:15am
PRESENTED BY: Andrew Cuevas - Cuevas Garcia & Torres, P.A.
Learn how to enforce the rules and restrictions in your property. This comprehensive course will cover topics such as maintenance arrears, interest and late charges, and procedures for collection of maintenance arrears. Also discussed will be estoppel letters, demand letters, and foreclosure action.


EVERYTHING YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT COLLECTIONS - 1 CEU (OPP/ELE)
10:00am - 11:00am
PRESENTED BY: John W. Stevens - Stevens & Goldwyn P.A.
Gain an in-depth knowledge of the strategies and techniques to minimize losses and maximize assessment collections.


COMMUNICATION: THE ART OF PERSUASION - 1 CEU (HR)
10:00am - 11:00am
PRESENTED BY: Henry Dow - The Water Restoration Group
Learn the basics in communication to include: active listening, making yourself seen and heard, making persuasive arguments, presenting your argument 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.


THE COST OF CONSTRUCTION - 1 CEU (IFM)
10:00am - 11:00am
PRESENTED BY: Anna Brautigam - 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.


GUEST RESTRICTIONS AND SCREENING TENANTS AND NEW OWNERS: IS IT WORTHWHILE? - 1 CEU (HR/ELE)
12:30pm - 1:30pm
PRESENTED BY: Andrew Black, Esq. - Kaye Bender Rembaum
Participants in this class will learn the differences between a right of approval and a right of first refusal, the fair housing and anti-discrimination issues that must be taken into account, how to conduct the screening process in a uniform and consistent manner and what steps they must take in connection with approval or rejection of an application for transfer approval, and suggestions for proper restrictions on “guests”.


ARE YOU HURRICANE READY? - 1 CEU (OPP/ELE)
12:30pm - 1:30pm
PRESENTED BY: Leeyen Sieza - Super Restoration
Hurricane seasons can be unpredictable. Although, South Florida hadn’t been impacted by a hurricane in a dozen years, Hurricane Irma changed that. Are you ready for the next storm? Is your Association ready for the next storm? This workshop focuses on contingency planning and what you can do now to prepare, mitigate loss and ensure that your asset is protected.


WATERPROOFING & PAINTING ESSENTIALS - 1 CEU (OPP)
12:45pm - 1:45pm
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)


WHAT A BOARD SHOULD EXPECT OF THEIR MANAGER
12:45pm - 1:45pm
PRESENTED BY: Rich Parker - The Presidents Club
This course was designed for board members and managers. Learn how to create an action plan for your manager to follow.


CAM TECHNOLOGIST - 1 CEU (HR)
12:45pm - 1:45pm
PRESENTED BY: Michael G. Zawaki - Presentation Dynamics, Inc.
Understand how to best utilize the internet to conduct daily business. Learn how to bring additional technological benefits to unit owners.


2018 LEGAL UPDATE - 2 CEU'S (LU1)
2:30pm - 4:30pm
PRESENTED BY: Michael Bender - Kaye Bender Rembaum
Get updated on legislative changes made in 2018. 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 working its way through the Capital.


FLOOD MITIGATION TRAINING - 1 CEU (OPP)
2:30pm - 3:30pm
PRESENTED BY: Stephen Gill - Flood Risk America
Learn the conceptual elements of flooding, how to prevent, mitigate, prepare, and recover from an emergency flooding situation.


PETS, POOP & PARKING - 1 CEU (OPP/ELE)
2:30pm - 3:30pm
PRESENTED BY: John W, Stevens III - Stevens & Goldwyn, P.A.
Learn how to address the most frequent annoyances in your community. Topics include Association approvals vs. right of first refusal, service animals vs. emotional support pets, parking regulations, towing, records requests, restraining orders, and dealing with difficult members of your Association.


RECORDS & MEETINGS - 1 CEU (OPP/ELE)
2:30pm - 3:30pm
PRESENTED BY: Lazaro Gonzalez - Florida DBPR
Explore the differences between board of directors’ meetings, annual election meetings, budget meetings, special assessment meetings, proper voting procedures and statutory requirements of each under Florida law. In addition, learn what records unit owners are entitled to see, how they request them, and which are prohibited. Examine proper recordkeeping and access requirements for condominium associations.


FIBER BENEFITS NOT ONLY FOR YOUR DIET - 1 CEU (ELE)
2:30pm - 3:30pm
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.