2019 Events

Doors Open for Attendee Check-in/Registration

10:00am - 4:00pm: Exhibit Hall Open
More than 340 exhibitors will be featured offering all types of condominium services from asbestos abatement to window replacement.

10:00am - 4:00pm: Food Court
If you get hungry, don’t fret. Our conveniently located in-house food court offers a wide array of tasty snacks and light meals to keep you energized as you take in the Expo.

8:00am - 4:30pm: Educational Seminars
Industry professionals will present in-depth seminars designed to give attendees a wealth of insider information and an opportunity to receive CEU credits and board certification.

11:00am - 3:00pm: Free Advice Booths
Experienced professionals in fields ranging from law to finance to association maintenance will be on-hand throughout the show with advice and answers for both board members and property managers.

Apartment Management Seminars

Room 2, 10:30am-11:15am, Room 2
Wild Kingdom - Eco-Friendly Pest Control

Presented by: The South Florida Cooperator
Pest control has come a long way since the days of powders and poisons that were as dangerous to people and pets as they were to nuisance pests. Pest control pros will discuss newer, greener, safer products for the prevention and eradication of bugs and rodents in your building, as well as tips for how to get residents involved in anti-pest control efforts.

Room 2, 2:45pm-3:30pm, Room 2
All Eyes on You - Safety, Surveillance and the Law

Presented by: The South Florida Cooperator
This seminar will delve into the issues surrounding security monitoring in multifamily buildings, tenant privacy vs. landlord rights, safety and liability. Learn where cameras can--and cannot--be placed, the liability issues surrounding surveillance equipment and policies, and how captured video should be monitored, stored, and secured.


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2019 Seminars

8:00am–10:00am, Room 1

Board Certification for Condominiums, Cooperatives and Homeowners’ Associations

Sponsored by Katzman Chandler
Board Certification Course: #9628832
Speakers: Bill Raphan and Sue Raphan
Learn the basics of fiduciary duty, financial reporting and budget preparation, meetings and meeting notices, elections, and much more! Enjoy a fun class while at the same time fulfilling the State’s board member certification requirements.

10:15am–11:15am, Room 1

Advanced Board Member Training

Sponsored by Katzman Chandler
Board Certification Course: #9629074
Speakers: Bill Raphan and Sue Raphan
This essential course for advanced board members will touch on a variety of relevant topics, such as amending documents; borrowing from the reserves; voting on contracts; determining what constitutes a quorum; defining a “supermajority”; recalling a board member; and tackling and debunking the myths of Robert's Rules of Order.

11:30am–12:30pm, Room 2
Condos, Construction & Communication - Successfully Managing Major Improvement Projects

Sponsored by Amicon Management
Speakers: Adam Mopsick and Jonathan Weislow
Large renovation or remediation projects are stressful for boards, managers, and residents alike. Come find out how your building or association's administrative team can collaborate to assess your community's needs, select the best contractor or service provider for the job, and work with them to guide your project to a smooth, successful conclusion while accurately managing the expectations of all of those involved.

12:30pm-1:30pm, Room 1

Natural Gas Demystified 101: An Introduction to Deregulation

Sponsored by Mirabito Natural Gas
Course: #9629619
Speaker: Andrew Frier
In this informative, interactive session, attendees will learn where natural gas comes from and how it's used, the pros, cons, and environmental impacts of natural gas, the implications of deregulation, how to compare costs, and much more. This course will also help boards and managers take a fresh look at how natural gas is being managed at their properties, including how to add valuable dollars back to the bottom line! CAM attendees will receive 1 hour of other/elective credit towards their DBPR certificate.

1:30pm–2:30pm, Room 2
Budgeting Basics - What Every Board Should Know

Sponsored by Renovations Property Management
Speakers: Oscar Borras
Creating - and sticking to - a budget is one of the most important duties of any co-op, condo, or HOA board; it's crucial to upholding fiduciary duty and protecting your community's financial health. Come learn how to draft a realistic, functional budget; get familiar with fundamental terms and concepts; understand the importance of reserves, and gain the confidence to proactively manage your building or association's revenue and expenses.

2:30pm–3:30pm, Room 1
Get Your Fiber - Choosing a Fiber Network for Your Development

Sponsored by Atlantic Broadband
Speaker: Regan Anderson
With many providers and technologies crowding the field, it can be challenging to choose the right fiber network for your community's telecom needs. This seminar will offer attendees an overview of fiber networks, covering both current and future demands and giving concrete advice and best practices for determining which option is the best fit for your building or association.

3:30pm-4:30pm, Room 2

Construction Defects: Handling Issues Throughout the Life of Your Association

Sponsored by Ball Janik LLP
Course: #9629381
Speakers: Kelly Corcoran and Gabriel Coelho
This course focuses on post-turnover issues and maintenance throughout an association’s lifetime, as well as dealing with defects, the 558 process, and how owners and CAMs can look out for defective conditions.


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