National Spring Conference

May 29, 2021 at 10:00AM - 4:00PM

May 29, 2021

Starts: 7AM PST, 8AM MST/CST, 10AM EST, 11 AM AST


Join condo/strata owners, boards, property managers, and professionals in the industry for a jam packed day of information and tips  shared by our knowledgeable  group of  speakers from across the country.  This spring we  take a look at the “gap” that 2020 created and plan for 2021 and beyond.  Our keynote speaker Jennifer LaPlante, one of Data IQ’s  2021 Top 100 Influential people in Artificial Intelligence, will explore how artificial intelligence is and can be used in our condos/stratas and the benefits and risks to those living in and managing these environments.    Join our Ask the Expert Panel  which will give you an opportunity to ask those burning questions to various condo/strata industry professionals.  Find out what is new with respect to condo/strata Insurance and what the Courts have been saying about condos/strata issues. Other topics covered during the conference include

 Don’t miss out on the only condo conference in Canada that is truly national with respect to participants and speakers.  



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Broadcast Time
(Please note, all timing is EST)
Saturday, May 29, 2021 

9:00 am – 10:00 am EST

Pheedloop Platform access  

10:00 am - 10:15 am EST

Opening Remarks

Sonja Hodis, Co-Chair CCI National Events Committee and Jamie Herle, CCI National President

10:15 am – 10:45 am EST

What Should Your Board’s To Do List look like ?  

Justin Tudor (CCI-EO) and Murray Johnson  

Moderator: Maria Finoro

COVID put many things on hold; however, life goes on and a condo/strata Board’s to do list needs to be updated.  Join our speakers as they highlight key items that should be on a Board’s to do list for 2021/2022      

10:45 am – 10:55 am EST


10:55 am – 11:25 am EST

What to Look for when Hiring a Property Manager?

Tania Haluk (CCI-T) and Walter Wakula (CCI-SA)
Moderator: Patricia Elia, Elia Associates

Hiring a property manager is no simple task. Join our panel who will provide their top 10 list of things you should look for when hiring a property manager.

11:25 am - 12:10 pm EST

Keynote - Artificial Intelligence in your Condo/Strata 101

Jennifer LaPlante, Founder, OptimizeAI

12:10 pm - 12:30 pm EST


12:30 pm  - 1:10 pm EST

Insurance Panel

Tom Gallinger, Atrens-Counsel Insurance Brokers
Paul Murcutt, BFL Canada
Ken Myers, Gateway Insurance
Dawn Mitchell, HUB International
Moderator: Tony Redd, BFL Canada Realty

Join our panel of Insurance Experts from across the county as they provide you with updates on the current state of the insurance market and claims in relation to  condos and stratas.  Don’t forget to bring your “burning"  insurance questions to this session and have them ready to “flood” the panel when the floor opens up for questions.

1:10 pm - 1:30 pm EST

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Networking Breakout 

Join fellow conference attendees in a smaller group setting  as we provide an opportunity for you to network with each other from across the country from the comfort of your own home.

1:30 pm - 2:15 pm EST

Ask the Expert Panel

Henry Jansen, Criterium Jansen Engineers
Matt Cruickshank, Hub International
Kevin Day, Sense Engineering
Justin Tudor, Keller Engineering
Jodi Scarlett, ProStar Cleaning and Restoration Inc.
Sherry Bignell, BFL Canada

Moderator: Sonja Hodis, CCI National Events Committee Chair

CCI is proud to host this interactive Q&A session which will be of interest to anyone in the condominium/strata  industry. Join our insurance, engineering, financial and restoration experts as they answer your most burning condo questions, without the hourly fee!

2:15 pm - 2:45 pm EST

A little light reading: When to review and consider amending your Corporation’s Governing Documents

Moderator: Devon Cassidy

Nancy Houle (EO)

Daniel MacAulay (VAN)

Legislation and Societal change impact condominium living and the documents which govern one’s life in a condominium, Our panel of legal experts will discuss when to review and consider amending your condominium corporation’s governing documents. 

2:45 pm – 2:55 pm EST


2:55 pm – 4:30 pm EST

Legal Panel and Closing Remarks

Kathrine Uppal (BC)
Victoria Archer (N AB)  
Jamie Herle (N Sask)
Doug Forbes (MB)
James Davison (EO)  
Maria Durdan (GH)
Geoff Penney (Nfld)
Devon Cassidy (NS)

Moderator: Sonja Hodis (HUR)

Back by popular demand!  Join our legal panel as they provide you with updates from the Courts, Tribunals and the Legislature from  across the country on condo/strata issues.  


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