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.
9:30am – 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.
Apartment Management Seminars 2016
Rights & Responsibility - Understanding the Warranty of Habitability
Presented by: The Cooperator
9:30am-10:15am, Room 1
Get a crash course in understanding the Warranty of Habitability and what it means for you as a landlord. What services and amenities must you provide your tenants by law, and how should you address complaints that they're not being provided? Get tips for conflict resolution, better communication and transparency, and how to avoid acrimony and costly litigation.
Rent or Buy? - Marketing Your Properties to a Changing Demographic
Presented by: The Cooperator
3:00pm-3:45pm, Room 1
Find out who's renting, how long they stay, and what they're looking for. Learn effective marketing strategies for an array of multifamily properties, and how to minimize turnover.
Co-op & Condo Seminars 2016
All About Refinancing: Understanding Underlying Mortgages
Presented by: Meridian Capital Group
Speakers: Steve Geller, Avi Geller, Nicoletta Pagnotta
10:00am - 11:00am, Room 2
Understanding your co-op's finances is crucial to the long-term health of your building community, as well as your own investment. This seminar will demystify the process of refinancing underlying mortgages and help your board make sound decisions on behalf of your building.
How the 'Internet of Things' Will Impact Your Co-op or Condo
Presented by: Verizon Enhanced Communities
Speaker: Andrew Perdek
11:00am - 12:00pm, Room 1
How can co-op/condo board members and building managers meet the demands of accelerating bandwidth requirements and ensure their buildings remain appealing to current and future residents? Representatives from Verizon will discuss the latest Broadband trends involving the 'Internet of Things' (IoT), and how to select the right communications solutions for your community.
Save Money with Combined Heat and Power: a Winning Formula for Multifamily Buildings
Presented by: NYSERDA
Speaker: Dr. Dana L. Levy, D.Eng., P.E.
12:00pm - 1:00pm, Room 2
A Combined Heat and Power System (also known as cogeneration) can save on operating expenses, improve the asset value of your property, and avoid power outages. Attend this seminar to learn about CHP, its economic benefits, government support services available to help you evaluate, and if appropriate, procure a CHP system properly suited to meet your facility's needs.
Maximize Your Dual Fuel Equipment Capabilities – Calculate Your Dual Fuel Conversion Payback
Presented by: United Metro Energy
1:00pm - 2:00pm, Room 1
Underutilized dual fuel oil burners can create inefficiencies and higher operating costs. Intermittently-used fuel burning equipment requires staff skills and training to be maintained. Understanding the timing of expiring natural gas contracts also plays a big role. Experts in this seminar will teach you to: analyze the big budgetary picture; learn what periodic operations training is best for your building's system; how you can calculate the payback time period for a natural gas conversion to determine the most financially-prudent plan for your building and, how bio-fuels improve your building's carbon footprint.
A Mobile World: How Should You Be Connecting?
Presented by: YARDI Systems
Speaker: Tyler J. Clemens
2:00pm - 3:00pm, Room 2
In this session, learn how to connect mobility tools with the needs of condo association members, board members, and owners to be more efficient and successful, and gain insights from an industry expert on how to execute a mobile strategy involving social media, electronic records, faster communication, off-site access and mobile workflows.