MIAMI BEACH CONVENTION CENTER - APRIL 22, 2015
Condo & HOA Expo
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Miami Beach Convention Center - Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 10:30 am to 4:00 pm (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)

PRESENTED BY: Eric M. Glazer, Esq. - Glazer & Associates, 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.


CONSTRUCTION DEFECTS - 1 CEU (OPP/ELE)

PRESENTED BY: SRHL LAW
Handling construction defect disputes in Florida can be a grueling process, but armed with the necessary knowledge, the most complex of situations can be overcome. This course is designed to give participants an overview of the various issues that their community may face, while guiding attendees on what solutions are available to them should any problems arise.


Avoiding Sexual Harassment - 1 CEU (HR/ELE)

PRESENTED BY: Michael Zawaki - Presentation Dynamics
Learn how to identify sexual harassment, how hostile work environments are created, the types of conduct that constitute sexual harassment, and how to respond to unwelcome behavior. This course will promote strategies to prevent sexual harassment in the workplace and discuss the employer's obligation to conduct an effective workplace investigation.


Covenant Enforceability for HOAs and Condominiums - 1 CEU (OPP/ELE)

PRESENTED BY: Michael Bender - Kaye Bender Rembaum
This course will provide attendees with information on the responsibilities and the options that are available to associations to enforece 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.


PEOPLE, PETS AND PARKING - 1 CEU (OPP)

PRESENTED BY: Russell Robbins - Mirza Basulto & Robbins, LLP
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.


ASSOCIATION INSURANCE UPDATE - 1 CEU (IFM)

PRESENTED BY: Barry Scarr - Scarr Insurance
The course will highlight important association policies/coverages as well as recent legislative changes that affect association and unit owner insurance, including an industry & Citizens update. Attendees will learn to think and plan in terms of Risk Management rather than simply insurance. In addition, the course will cover “smart” ideas to more effectively purchase an insurance plan and choosing an agent.


2015 LEGAL UPDATE - 2 CEU's (LU1)

PRESENTED BY: Michael Bender - Kaye Bender Rembaum
Get updated on legislative changes on the way for 2015. 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.


MAINTENANCE, RULES AND FINES ENFORCEMENT - 2 CEU's (ELE)

PRESENTED BY: Andrew Cuevas - Cuevas & Associates, 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. (Course #9626730)


Cut Out vs. Dry Out - The Real Answer
TBA
PRESENTED BY: Leeyen Sieza - Super Restoration Service Co.
Learn about the importance of drying structural elements within the property. Topics will include material integrity after water saturation and the financial repercussions of both types of solutions. Also discussed, will be an actual case study as well as an in-depth cost comparison analysis.


Waterproofing & Painting Essentials - 1 CEU (OPP)

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)


COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION COLLECTIONS...EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT COLLECTIONS - 1 CEU (IFM)

PRESENTED BY: Mitchell Drimmer - SNAP Collections by AFS
Community associations live on the maintenance fees that are supposed to be collected from ALL members. But what if some members are not paying or are even paying late? This behavior affects everybody in the association and YOUR quality of life. Boards of directors, management companies, and the members of the association can do something about this. This seminar shows you how it’s not about getting mad, but about recovering your association’s money with proactive and positive steps. Learn best practices for Collections and the most tried and true ways to get traction on your collections. Course #9626044


Complaint Process
TBA
PRESENTED BY: Lazaro Gonzalez - Florida DBPR
This course will demystify the process of filing a complaint with the Division of Condominiums, Timeshares and Mobile Homes, while highlighting the statutory requirements and components to make a valid complaint.


FRAUD DETECTION AND PREVENTION - 1 CEU (IFM)

PRESENTED BY: Brian Bankston & Marc Nuzzolo - CNL Bank
Learn how to identify online fraud and phishing attacks as well as defend against malware and malicious software. Gain useful tips for protecting your online activity and which services to consider when looking for assistance with this task. Course #9626735


40 YEAR RECERTIFICATION OF BUILDINGS - 1 CEU (OPP/ELE)

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)


"Vida en el Mundo de Condominios" (Spanish Board Certification) - 2 CEU's (BC)

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.