Don’t miss TMA’s Mid-year Meeting – April 20-22, 2021

The Monitoring Association’s Mid-year Meeting will open in just a couple days on Tuesday, April 20th!

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Join us for the three-day program featuring a combination of thought-provoking education sessions, powerful networking, and a virtual exhibit floor! Sessions will focus on these three core areas:

  1. Leadership
  2. Operations
  3. Technology

Day 1 – Leadership sessions inspire:

Featured Keynote: Leadership Lessons from an Old Jarhead, General James T. Conway (Ret.)

Leadership Session #1: COVID, Biden and the Vaccine: Employment During and After the Pandemic

Speakers: Jaime Tuite, Judy Katafiaz

Leadership Session #2: An Update on the Realities of the 3G/4G Migration
Speaker: John Brady
View Top Take-away Minute with John Brady

Leadership Session #3: Financing 101 in 2021
Speakers: Megan Thompson, Esq., Gregory Buscone, Mark Grudzien, John Robuck

Leadership Session #4: Value of Monitoring – Expanding Beyond the Traditional Use Cases
Speaker: Elizabeth Parks
View Top Take-away Minute with Elizabeth Parks

Day 2 – Operations sessions look at:

Featured Opening Session: On De-escalation During a Pandemic, Bill Powers, CPP and David Lesure      
View Top Take-away Minute with Bill Powers, CPP, and David Lesure

Operations Session #1: Monitoring Centers: Communicate with Customers in the Year We Actually Live In
Speaker: Daniel Oppenheim

Operations Session #2: Success in the New Normal: Top Marketing Strategies for Monitoring Centers
Speaker: David Morgan
View Top Take-away Minute with David Morgan

Operations Session #3: Leadership Succession Planning: How’s Your Bench Strength?
Speakers: Pam Petrow, Ralph W. Sevinor, Brandon Freedman, Brandon Niles
View Top Take-away Minute with Brandon Niles

Operations Session #4: Alarm Industry Call Blocking Challenges
Speakers: Sascha Kylau, Morgan Hertel

Day 3 – Technology sessions explore:

Featured Opening Session: FirstNet Primer, Morgan HertelMark HillenburgChief (Ret) Harlin McEwenDuane Warehime

Technology Session #1: Working from Home Standard Updates
Speakers: Sascha Kylau, Joshua Greko

Technology Session #2: Work Form Home Practical Applications
Speakers: Steve Butkovich, JoeAllen Gentry, Rich Watts

Technology Session #3: Factoring in the Future— Is video monitoring part of your business model?
Speakers: Greg Eusden, Grant Graham, Wes Usie, Avi Lupo

Technology Session #4: Three Key Best Practices for Video Monitoring Success
Speakers: Chris Brown, Robert Baxter, John Romanowich, Steve Walker

There are several registration options (1, 2, and 3-day) available. Registration includes access to session recordings for up to six months. In the event that you are unable to attend sessions of interest, you will have the opportunity to view recordings on-demand, 24/7.

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We look forward to seeing you there!