Events 2019

Doors Open for Attendee Check-in/Registration

10:00am - 3:30pm: Exhibit Hall Open
More than 150+ exhibitors will be featured offering all types of condominium services from asbestos abatement to window replacement.

10:00am - 3:30pm: 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 - 2:30pm: 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 - 2:00pm: 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.


Seminars 2019

8:00am-10:00am, Room 2

Florida Board Certification Course

Sponsored by: Katzman Chandler
Course: #9628832
Speakers: Bill Raphan, 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 2

Amending Your Governing Documents

Sponsored by: Katzman Chandler
Course: #9628489
Speakers: Bill Raphan, Sue Raphan
Are your governing documents up to date? Find out what needs to be updated or deleted, and how to go about the process of having an amendment written, approved and registered.

11:30am-12:30pm, Room 1

A Property Manager’s Guide to Insurance Claims for Storm Damage

Sponsored by: Cohen Law Group
Speaker: Harvey V. Cohen, Esq.
Learn proven strategies and legal insights that will ensure success in planning, recouping and restoring your communities when tragedy strikes. We will discuss the vital elements necessary to navigate the filing and proper management of an insurance claim, and provide strategies to overcome tactics that may be used to stall, underpay or deny your claims. Learn to review your coverage; your rights; your contractors; your legal counsel; your role in successfully executing a recovery for your community.

12:30pm-1:30pm, Room 2

How to Save Money in a Hardening Insurance Marketn

Sponsored by: USI Insurance Services
Speaker: Adam K. Lopatin
A series of powerful hurricanes made for eventful insurance years in 2017 and 2018. The aftermath of those storms, combined with the likelihood of bigger, more frequent ones going forward, has led to a tightening market. Rates are rising, and coverages are being reduced - putting condominiums on the defensive as boards try to balance coverage needs with financial realities. Come find out how your building or association can secure the most competitive program for your community in a challenging market.

1:30pm-2:30pm, Room 1

5 keys for unlocking personal and professional success

Sponsored by: Specialized Pipe Technologies
Course: #9629669
Speakers: Brandon Page
This CEU course will educate and inspire success-oriented property managers who want to increase their productivity, effectiveness, and influence on the job. Come find out how you can leverage your professional passion and personal strengths to overcome obstacles, setbacks, and new challenges, as well as to motivate and inspire the people around you. Get concrete tips on time blocking, self-care, and boosting productivity through identifying - and prioritizing - 'high-value' activities.


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2019 Sponsors

The Western Florida Cooperator 205 Lexington Ave., 12Fl., New York, NY 10016 Phone: 786-404-1701