Doors Open for Attendee Check-in/Registration
9:00am – 4:30pm: Exhibit Hall Open/Food Court
Hundreds of exhibitors featured offering all types of co-op, condo 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.
9:45am – 3:45pm: 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, managing agents and residents.
Energy Efficiency and Sustainability: An Update on How You Can Profit from NYC Local Laws 84 & 87
The Daylight Savings Company
Adam Boese The Daylight Savings Company
Frank Lauricella The Daylight Savings Company
Donna Hope NYC Mayor’s Office of Long-Term Planning & Sustainability
9:45am - 10:45am, Room 1
This seminar will provide board members, owners and property managers with no-nonsense solutions to help them comply with the new NYC local laws and regulations. In addition to providing energy and maintenance savings, these facility improvements can also increase the value of your property. Energy audits, benchmarking, retro-commissioning, oil-to-gas conversions and related topics will be addressed, along with available funding opportunities.
Bandwidth Expanding—is YOUR Property Ready?
Verizon Enhanced Communities
Andrew Perdek Verizon Enhanced Communities
Pasquale Zicchinelli Verizon Enhanced Communities
11:00am - 12:00pm, Room 2
A growing number of multi-family dwellers are increasingly dependent on state-of-the-art digital applications and emerging
technology to support their professional and personal lifestyles.
Learn how co-op/condo board members and building owners can
meet the demand of expanding bandwidth to satisfy homeowners’
broadband needs. Representatives from Verizon will discuss how
to navigate the FiOS installation process and how to select the
right communications technology solutions for your community.
A Look Back: 2012, Superstorm Sandy, Abandoned Units, Disabled Residents, House Rules & Fiduciary Duty
Herrick, Feinstein LLP
David Byrne, Esq. Herrick Feinstein
Stacey Patterson, Esq. Herrick Feinstein
12:15pm - 1:15pm, Room 1
This informative seminar will look back at 2012’s Super storm
Sandy and its impact on the northeast, assessment and recovery
programs, including rent receivers, and how foreclosures are still
plaguing our nation. This experienced panel will also discuss
important legal changes regarding disabled residents, house rules
and fiduciary duty. A question and answer session will follow the
Great Rates: Structuring the Best Underlying Loan for your Co-op
Meridian Capital Group, LLC
Steve Geller Meridian Capital Group, LLC
1:30pm - 2:30pm, Room 2
Faced with today’s economic uncertainties, experts will examine
what co-op/condo boards and managers can do to refinance their
building's underlying mortgage, what monies are available for capital improvement projects, and learn all about new federal requirements. A question and answer session will follow.
Superstorm Sandy: Protecting Your Community by Pursuing Your Claim
Katzman Garfinkel & Berger
Alan Garfinkel, Esq., Katzman Garfinkel & Berger
2:45pm - 3:45pm, Room 1
In this seminar, legal experts will discuss how to protect your association by avoiding common pitfalls in pursuing damage claims. Learn to navigate the complicated claims process in order to maximize recovery in the least amount of time. A question and answer portion will follow the presentation.