2018 TMA Annual Meeting

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Eau Palm Beach Resort, 100 South Ocean Boulevard, Manalapan, FL 33462

Registration and Program Information Will Be Posted in Spring 2018!

Call for Presentations: Deadline May 1, 2018
Download the application form (fillable pdf format) for complete details and instructions. Be sure to save your document before forward to education@tma.us by May 1. (Trouble downloading? Request a copy of the form by emailing education@tma.us.)

Featured Speaker: David Horsager, CEO and Best-Selling author, “The Trust Edge”
Build Trust or Die Amidst Change:  How to Build Trust, Lead Others & Grow Revenue Through Times of Transition
Change is constant – and the speed of business is faster than ever before. How do you build trust and keep things running smoothly during major business transitions or uncertain political climates? In this session, David will show leaders how times of change are the greatest opportunity to build trust and achieve business results in the face of uncertainty.

Key Takeaways:

  • The single most important driver in communication during times of transition
  • How to accelerate decision making and keep momentum moving for those you lead
  • Why the “How” is more important than the “Why”

David Horsager, MA, CSP, CPAE is the CEO of Trust Edge Leadership Institute, national bestselling author of The Trust Edge, inventor of the Enterprise Trust Index™, and director of one of the nation’s foremost trust studies: The Trust Outlook™. His work has been featured in prominent publications such as Fast Company, Forbes, The Huffington Post and The Wall Street Journal. David has advised leaders and delivered life-changing presentations on six continents, with audiences ranging everywhere from FedEx, Toyota and global governments to the New York Yankees and the Department of Homeland Security. Get free resources and more at www.DavidHorsager.com and www.TrustEdge.com

Preliminary Schedule

(Meetings and schedule are subject to change.)

Saturday, October 13

6:30pm – 10:00pm                                           Board and AHJ Dinner (Board Members/AHJs/Invited Guests)

Sunday, October 14

8:00am – 1:00pm                                              Board of Directors Breakfast and Meeting

1:15pm – 2:30pm                                             Executive Committee Lunch & Meeting

2:30pm – 5:00pm                                             Committee Meetings

2:30pm – 4:00pm                             Membership/NRTL/CSAA Five Diamond/Marketing & Communications/Insurance

2:30pm – 4:00pm                             Education/Legal Affairs/Technology

2:30pm – 4:00pm                             Government Relations/PSLC/Standards/Video

4:00pm – 5:00pm                             Associate

4:00pm – 5:00pm                             ASAP Outreach/Business

6:00pm – 8:00pm                                             Welcome Reception/Buffet

Monday, October 15                                 

7:30am – 8:15am                                              Breakfast Buffet for Meeting Attendees

8:00am – 10:00am                                            Spouse Hospitality

8:30am – 10:00am                                            AHJ Representatives Breakfast (AHJs Only)

8:30am – 10:00am                                            General Business Meeting

10:00am – 10:15am                                         Attrition Report

10:30am – 11:00am                                         Government Relations/Advocacy Update

11:00am – 12:45pm                                         Keynote Presentation: Speaker: David Horsager, CEO and Best-Selling author, “The Trust Edge”

11:00am – 3:00pm                                           Spouse Activity

1:00pm – 3:00pm                                             AHJ Open Forum and Luncheon

6:30pm – 10:00pm                                           Theme Night Reception/Buffet

Tuesday, October 16                                 

7:30am – 8:15am                                              Breakfast Buffet for Meeting Attendees

8:00am – 10:00am                                            Spouse Hospitality

8:30am – 1:00pm                                              General Session

1:00pm – 5:00pm                                             Optional Tour

Evening                                                                    Open

Wednesday, October 17                         

7:30am – 8:15am                                              Breakfast Buffet for Meeting Attendees

8:00am – 10:00am                                            Spouse Hospitality

8:30am – 1:00pm                                              General Session

1:00pm – 4:45pm                                             Optional Tour

6:00pm – 7:00pm                                             President’s Reception

7:00pm – 10:00pm                                           President’s Dinner/Dance and the Presentation of the Stanley C. Lott Memorial Award

Hotel Reservations

TMA is holding a block of ROH rooms at the 5-Star, 5-Diamond Eau Palm Beach Resort and Spa at the special rate of $279/night, single or double occupancy, exclusive of applicable state and local taxes, currently 13%.  Reservations: 855-388-0537 or use the TMA online portal. 

Location and Airports

The Eau Resort & Spa is located on the south end of Palm Beach Island, an 18-mile long Atlantic coast barrier island.  The Intercoastal Waterway separates’ it from the neighboring cities of West Palm Beach and Lake Worth.

  • Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) is the main airport serving the resort and is located 12 miles north.
  • Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL) is located 42 miles south.
  • Miami International Airport (MIA) is 63 miles south of the resort.

Enjoy Palm Beach 

  • Henry Morrison Flagler Museum — Named Whitehall, the Gilded Age 73-room mansion was designed by the famed architectural firm of Carrere and Hastings.  The home contains original furnishings and an art collection.  Also on display in a separate pavillion is the 1886 private railcar, No. 91, built for Henry Flagler and now restored to its original appearance.
  • Worth Avenue — The Palm Beach equivalent of Beverly Hill’s Rodeo Drive with high end shopping and many dining options.  The range of shops covers apparel; shoes; art; modern, antique and estate jewelry; accessories; rare books, and others.
  • Norton Museum of Art — Founded in 1941 by industrialist Ralph Hubbard North and his wife Elizabeth Calhoun Norton the museum showcases 7,000+ works of art and photography.  Included in the collection are works by Rubens, Van Dyck, Monet, Gaugin, Matisse, Picasso, Chagall, Bellows, Motherwell, Pollock and many other European and American artists.
  • West Palm Beach Antique Row, Art and Design District — Ranked #4 by Conde Nast’s “Traveler” in the “Best Places in the US for Shopping” category.  There are numerous upscale antique stores, art galleries and interior design studios
  • The Society of the Four Arts, founded in 1936, offers a dynamic lineup of cultural programming including speakers, concerts, films and art exhibitions.  The grounds feature an art gallery with an ever-changing schedule of traveling art exhibits and a sculptural garden that showcases the diversity of tropical plants.