Doors Open for Attendee Check-in/Registration
10:00am - 4:30pm: Exhibit Hall Open/Food Court
Hundreds of exhibitors will be featured offering all types of condominium, co-op and HOA services. 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.
10:45am - 4:00pm: Educational Seminars
Industry professionals will present in-depth seminars designed to give attendees a wealth of insider information.
10:00am - 4:00pm: 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 2015
Invisible Hazards: Dealing with Lead Paint, Radon, CO and Other Environmental Threats
Presented by: The New Jersey Cooperator
10:45am – 11:30am
Raise your awareness of environmental hazards and issues involving lead paint, radon, CO, fuel leaks, mold and more. Experts will discuss detection methods, health dangers, prevention, remediation, and resources building owners can turn to for help.
Security vs. Privacy—Big Brother is Watching
Presented by: The New Jersey Cooperator
2:00pm – 2:45pm
Find out what’s possible with today’s security technology, and how it can and cannot be deployed in rental properties, both legally and ethically. Key cards, CCTV, log books, confidentiality, and other issues will be discussed, along with how you can keep your building community secure while staying on the right side of privacy laws.
Condo, HOA & Co-op Seminars 2015
Containing Insurance Costs—What’s the Smartest Approach for Your Association?
Presented by: Taylor Management Company, AAMC, AMO; McGovern Legal Services, LLC; BHB Insurance–A USI Company
Paul Santoriello, PCAM, Taylor Management Company, AAMC, AMO
Debbie Pasquariello, CIC, CIRMS, BHB Insurance-A USI Company
Fran McGovern, Esq., McGovern Legal Services, LLC
10:45am – 11:45am
Adequate insurance coverage is non-negotiable when it comes to running a successful, solvent HOA—but it's a major expense. Learn how your board/management team can reduce risk, negotiate better premiums, and find other ways to contain insurance costs to save money while keeping your community covered.
The Letter of the Law—Updating and Enforcing Your Bylaws
Presented by: Association Advisors, Cutolo Mandel, LLC
Lawrence N. Sauer, CPM, CMCA, PCAM, Association Advisors
Bonnie Bertan, Association Advisors
Hubert Cutolo, Cutolo Mandel, LLC, LLC
11:45am – 12:45pm
Fair, enforceable bylaws are the bedrock of any multifamily community. Learn how to draft rational, relevant bylaws and enforce them equitably for the benefit of everyone who calls your building or association home.
Surviving (and Financing) Major Construction /Replacement Projects—Best Practices For a Successful Project
Presented by: Access Property Management, LLC, Wilkin & Guttenplan, PC, The Falcon Group—Engineering, Architecture and Energy Consulting
H. Edward Wilkin III, CPA, Wilkin & Guttenplan, PC
David Chesky, R.C.S., RS, The Falcon Group—Engineering, Architecture and Energy Consulting
Scott Dalley, CPM, PCAM, AMS, CMCA, Access Property Management, LLC
12:45pm – 1:45pm
Large-scale capital projects can take their toll on both a condo community’s bottom line, and its quality of life. Learn how your team of professionals can help take some of the sting out of big-ticket, long-term projects and help guide them to successful completion.
Every Community Association Has One—Dealing with “Problem” Residents
Presented by: Stark & Stark
Speakers: Chris Florio, Esq., Stark & Stark
Mary Barrett, Esq., Stark & Stark
1:45pm – 2:45pm
Most condo residents are courteous neighbors and responsible owners—but not all of them. Disruptive residents are a serious issue in any building or HOA. This seminar will offer reasonable solutions for managing the unreasonable, and provide effective strategies for dealing with the chronically difficult.
Hiring Good Help—Choosing the Right Professionals
Presented by: FirstService Residential, DW Smith Associates, LLC, Regal Restoration
Michael A. Mendillo, FirstService Residential
Jennifer N. Nevins, DW Smith Associates, LLC
Lynn Voorhees, DW Smith Associates, LLC
Angelo Giacchi, Regal Restoration
Robert J. Puterman, Regal Restoration
3:00pm – 4:00pm
No man is an island - and no HOA can survive without a strong team of competent, responsive professionals supporting it. Find out how your board/management team can work smarter when it comes to identifying, hiring, and retaining the best professionals to serve your community.