Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017                                                                                                                      

Time

Function

Location

8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Board of Directors Reception (board members only)

Tuscany Terrace

 

Friday, Sept. 15, 2017                                                                                                                              

Time

Function

Location

8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Attendee Registration

Tuscany Foyer

9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Career Day & Job Fair

Tuscany Ballroom

10:00 am - 10:45 am

How LinkedIn Has Changed The Way We Hire - Donna Shannon


Cause Marketing - Steve Feldman


New DEMA Benefits - Matthew Haack

Tuscany A


Tuscany B


Tuscany C

11:00 am - 11:45 am

Focusing On The Details - Latricia Friend


Business Implications of Solar Power for Small & Big Businesses - Jim Henderson


How To Keep Your Sizzle In Your Steak: 5 Tips to Creating Success and Longevity In Your Local Chapter - Richmond Schmidt & Beth Siegmann

Tuscany A


Tuscany B


Tuscany C

11:45 am - 1:00 pm

Lunch Break - Attendees are responsible for their own lunch choices

 

1:00 pm - 1:45 pm

Great Service Lies: Regaining the Mental Edge in Private Employment - David Gonzalez


6 Commandments To Creating A Custom Culture - Chris Ramey


DEMA Virtual Chapter (DVC)  DEMA Live! with Jennifer Laurence & Matthew Haack

Tuscany A


Tuscany B


Tuscany C

2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Disruption: How to Succeed in a Rapidly Changing Market - Tonya Sakowicz


BOBA Services - Dr. Eric Barton


The Power of the New DEMA Website - Matthew Haack

Tuscany A


Tuscany B


Tuscany C

3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

Transitioning Between Private Service Sectors Panel Discussion 
Jason King, Donna Shannon, and Bonnie Low-Kramen


Power of One Note - DJ Haverkamp


 Estate Manual Development - Matthew Haack

Tuscany A


Tuscany B


 Tuscany C

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

First Time Attendee Orientation - Kellie Geres

 

Tuscany A

8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Blast from the Past Welcome Reception Networking Event - Decades Party
(come dressed as your favorite decade)

 Vital Spa & Pool 

  

Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017                                                                                                                                                                 

Time

Function

Location

8:00 am - 8:45 am

Late Registration

Tuscany Foyer
8:00 am - 9:00 am Continental Breakfast with Sponsors

Tuscany Foyer

9:00 am - 10:00 am

The Power of Belief - Dr. Rick Markson

Tuscany Ballroom

10:00 am - 10:45 am

The World of Placement Panel Discussion - Roger Cushwa, Tonya Sakowicz, Denise Collins, Jit Jayakumar

Tuscany Ballroom 

10:45 am - 11:00 am 

Break with Sponsors

 Tuscany Foyer 

11:00 am - 11:45 am

The Past, The Present, The Future of the Private Service Industry - Charles MacPherson

Tuscany Ballroom

11:45 am - 1:00 pm

Lunch Break - Attendees are responsible for their own lunch choices

1:00 pm - 1:45 pm

Sleeping Through History - Juan Gonzalez


Challenges of Private Service Across the Globe - DEMA Live Radio Show Steve Feldman, Richmond Schmidt, Matthew Haack


Laws of Luxury - Chris Ramey

Tuscany A


Tuscany B


Tuscany C

2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Using the Rings Of The Past to Maintain the Trees of Our Future - Scott Jamieson


Caring for Art Collections - Barbara Chamberlain


Big Ideas - What Separates Our Brand From Our Companies - Chris Ramey

Tuscany A


Tuscany B


Tuscany C

2:45 pm - 3:15 pm

Afternoon Break with Sponsors

 

Tuscany Foyer

 

3:15 pm - 4:00 pm

The Etiquette of Exotic Cars: Useful Ideas for Professionals in Private Service - Dave Bentson


Managing Employees Expectations - Graham Lefford


Big Ideas - How to Leverage Them To Be Successful - Chris Ramey Round Table

Tuscany A


Tuscany B


Tuscany C

4:15 pm - 5:00 pm

The Hard Stuff: Divorce, Death, and Bullying - Bonnie Low-Kramen

Tuscany Ballroom

5:00 pm - 7:30 pm Free Time - (Freshen up for Gala or catch up with old friends!)

 

7:30PM - 10:30PM  The Great Gatsby Awards Gala - Gatsby or Formal Attire

Cocktail Hour Tuscany Terrace
Dinner & Dance Tuscany Ballroom

  

 Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017                                                                                                

Time

Function

Location

10:00 am - 10:45 am

Being Able to Talk the Talk When It Comes to Technology - Ryan Herd


The Art of Wine Management - Elbert Hately


Is it Weft or The Warp: What You Need to Know About Oriental Rugs - Carney Minasian

Tuscany A


Tuscany B


Tuscany C

11:00 am - 11:45 am

Secrets to Protecting Carpet and Fabrics In The Home - Jim Bardwell


 Not Just A Flight Anymore: It's An Experience - Bernie Burns


 Navigating the Waters of Luxury Yacht Charters - Katy Carter

Tuscany A


 Tuscany B


 Tuscany C

12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

Art Collection Purchasing, Transporting and Security Panel Discussion - Susan McGregor, Barbara Chamberlain, Bill Anderson, Todd Sigety


 Claims Happen - Stuart Dorf 

 

Tuscany A


 Tuscany B

 

1:00 pm - 1:45 pm

Closing Comments

Tuscany A & B