November 19, 2014
Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek
Orlando, FL
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The 2014 NMHC Human Resources Forum will take place on Wednesday, November 19 at the Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek. This forum offers focused sessions and roundtables tailored to meet the needs of Human Resources professionals. 

The 2014 NMHC OpTech Conference & Exposition will be held on November 17-19 at the Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek during, but independently of, the 2014 NMHC Human Resources & Risk Management Forums. Separate registration is required for the 2014 NMHC OpTech Conference & Exposition.

Available Conference Presentations:


OPTECH - Tuesday, November 18
ENERGY STAR and WaterSense - The Latest from EPA
Tuesday, November 18, 8:30 - 9:30 AM
Speakers: Jonah Schein (WaterSense Program, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency), Michael Zatz (ENERGY STAR, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency)

Managing Utility Usage: Vital Lessons from Apartment Operators
Tuesday, November 18, 9:30 - 10:30 AM
Moderator: Scott Wilkerson (Gingko Residential)
Speakers: Mary Nitschke (Prometheus), Lori Reeves (Forest City Residential Management), Tom Spangler (Greystar Real Estate Partners) 

Wowing Web Visitors
Tuesday, November 18, 9:30 - 10:30 AM
Moderator: Peggy Hale (Morgan Properties)
Speakers: Stephanie Furhman (Greystar Real Estate Partners LLC), Janet Hazen (Marketing Executive & Consultant), Christi Samuelian (Windsor Property Management, GID)

Telecom Tomorrow: A Telecommunications Providers Update
Tuesday, November 18, 9:30 - 10:30 AM
Moderator: Linda Willey (Camden Property Trust)
Speakers: Emily Chin (AT&T Connected Communities), Vickie Rodgers (Cox Communications), Mike Slovin (Comcast), Mike Weston (Verizon Enhanced Communities) 

All Together Now: Unified Communications and the Collaboration of Tomorrow
Tuesday, November 18, 9:30 - 10:30 AM
Moderator: Scott Pechersky, Alliance Residential Company
Speakers: Ken Hodges (Western National Group), Allen Ingram (Associated Estates Realty Corporation), Erik Rogers (Carmel Partners, Inc.)

Brand Police: Protecting Your Brand Through Consistent Brand Standards
Tuesday, November 18, 3:15 - 4:15 PM
Moderator: Sara Graham (The Dolben Company, Inc.) 
Speakers: Melanie Flaherty (Carmel Partners, Inc.), Mary Herrold (JVM Realty Corporation), Jared Miller (Innovative Real Estate Companies)

Home Smart (Apartment) Home
Tuesday, November 18, 3:15 - 4:15 PM
Speakers: Rick Fox (AMLI Residential), Margette Hepfner (Lincoln Property Company), Mike Smith (Forest City Enterprises, Inc.)

Cell Service and Wireless Remedies for Reception & Coverage
Tuesday, November 18, 3:15 - 4:15 PM
Moderator: Kathleen Austin, Equity Residential
Speakers: Dan Leaf (Leaf Communications), Gordon Mansfield (AT&T Mobility), Richard Sherwin (Spot On Networks)

Conscious Unbundling
Tuesday, November 18, 4:30 - 5:30 PM
Moderator: Steve Sadler (RealPage, Inc.)
Speakers: Greg McDonald (Greystar Real Estate Partners), Matt Paschick (National WiFi), Doug Woods (CondoInternet)

Discover How Marketing Business Intelligence Drives Corporate Strategy
Tuesday, November 18, 4:30 - 5:30 PM
Moderator: Josh McDonald (Holland Partner Group) 
Speakers: Holli Beckman (WC Smith), Randa McMinn (Essex Property Trust), Julie A. Smith (Bozzuto Management Company)

OPTECH - Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Room for Debate: Marketing Pros Take on the Hot Topics of the Day
Wednesday, November 19, 8:30-9:30 AM
Moderator:  Alexandra Jackiw (Milhaus Management, LLC)
Speakers: Greg Benson (Greystar Real Estate Partners, LLC), Virginia Love (Waterton Associates, L.L.C.), Jennifer Staciokas (Pinnacle), B. Kevin Thompson (Bell Partners)

Special Delivery:  TheNMHC/Kingsley Associates Package Delivery Survey Results
Wednesday, November 19, 8:30-9:30 AM
Moderator: Rick Haughey (National Multifamily Housing Council)
Speakers: Alexa Burnham (Post Properties), David C. Smith (Kingsley Associates), Anna Snitchler (The Collier Companies), Cristina Sullivan (Gables Residential)

The Stakes are High! Telecommunications, Media and Music Licensing Policy Update
Wednesday, November 19, 8:30-9:30 AM
Speakers: Matt Ames (Hubacher & Ames, PLLC), Christopher Mohr (Meyer, Klipper & Mohr PLLC)

Ask the Tech Pros
Wednesday, November 19, 9:30-10:30 AM
Speakers: Karen Hollinger (AvalonBay), Bob Lamb (Gables), Robb Napolitano (Rose Associates), Ray Thornton (MAA)

New Faces, New Spaces: Offering& Programming the Right Amenities for Today's Renter
Wednesday, November 19, 9:30-10:30 AM
Moderator: Terry Danner (Greystar Real Estate Partners)
Speakers: Jamie Gorski (The Bozzuto Group), Brad Hamel (Alliance Residential Company), Sheri Killingsworth (Lincoln Property Company)

Telecommunications Legal Strategies and Best Practices: Ask the Lawyers
Wednesday, November 19, 9:30-10:30 AM
Speakers: Ian Davis (Davis Craig & Taylor, PLLC), Art Hubacher (Hubacher & Ames, PLLC)

Apartment Markets II: Supply and Demand: National and Metro Area Trends
Wednesday, November 19, 9:30-10:30 AM
Speakers: Jay Denton (Axiometrics, Inc.), Mark Obrinsky (National Multifamily Housing Council)

Human Resources Forum - Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Training Overhaul: Is it Time for a Change?
Wednesday, November 19, 8:30-9:30 AM
Moderator: Joanna Ellis (Ellis Partners in Management Solutions)
Speakers: Jennifer Antos (Gables Residential), Ainissa Faus (Mill Creek Residential), Lucy Simone (Lennar Multifamily Living)

Human Resources Legal Update
Wednesday, November 19, 9:30-10:30 AM
Speakers: Garen Dodge (Jackson Lewis PC), Jennifer Redmond (Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP)

Dissecting Private Healthcare Exchanges 
Wednesday, November 19, 1:30-2:30 PM
Speaker: Mike Smith (Lockton Companies)

Risk Management Forum - Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Risk Management Insurance Market Update
Wednesday, November 19, 8:30-9:30 AM
Speakers: Bob Lane (Beecher Carlson), Clay Collins (Beecher Carlson)

Data Breach - Best Practices for Avoidance, Management and Recovery
Wednesday, November 19, 9:30-10:30 AM
Speakers: Adam Sills (Cap Specialty), James Hamrick (Bell Partners), Tyler Goff (Equity Residential)

What’s Next for Risk Management? Three Trends to Watch in 2015
Wednesday, November 19, 2:30-3:30 PM
Speakers: Ernest Martin, Jr. (Haynes Boone, LLP), Scott Woodward (Trammell Crow Residential)