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POSTPONED - UDI Seminar: How to Mitigate the Impacts of Rising Condo Strata Insurance

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Name: POSTPONED - UDI Seminar: How to Mitigate the Impacts of Rising Condo Strata Insurance
Date: March 30, 2020
Time: 7:15 AM - 9:15 AM PDT
Event Description:
Join us and our expert panel on March 30th to gain more insight and explore the proactive steps our industry can take through construction, design, or through customer education on suite maintenance to help mitigate the impacts of rising condominium strata insurance costs. Other key topics that will be addressed:
  • What is causing this issue?
  • Impact on non-strata projects/buildings
  • Legal implications
  • Prospects for the future – is this permanent?
Confirmed panelists
  • Tony Gioventu - Executive Director, Condominium Home Owners Association of British Columbia (CHOA) 
  • Chuck Byrne - COO, IBABC
 More panelists to be announced!

Featured Panel:
Tony Gioventu - Executive Director, Condominium Home Owners Association of British Columbia (CHOA) 
Chuck Byrne - COO, IBABC
Danielle Russell
Client Executive, Vice President, CapriCMW


Tony Gioventu, Executive Director, Condominium Home Owners Association of British Columbia (CHOA) 
Tony is the Executive Director of the Condominium Home Owners Association of B.C. (CHOA), a consumer association in British Columbia with over 200,000 members comprising strata corporations, owners, and business members who serve the strata industry. In addition to serving on numerous boards and committees for government agencies and industry associations, Tony is the weekly columnist for The Province, The Times Colonist, and syndicated media across BC. Since 2002 Tony has written over 1,000 columns and information bulletins dedicated to condo living and is the co‐author of “The Strata Property Act: A Practical Guide to Bylaws”, and “Understanding Governance: Strata Rules of Order and Procedures in British Columbia.” With offices in New Westminster, Victoria and Kelowna CHOA provides service to its members throughout the province, promoting an understanding of strata living, and the interests of strata property owners. On average the association fields 300 inquiries a day from owners, strata council members, managers and agents, and delivers over 100 seminars annually on a variety of strata related topics including governance, operations and administration.

Danielle Russell, Client Executive, Vice President, CapriCMW
Dani Russell brings 10 years of insurance experience and expertise to her role as Client Executive, Vice President at CapriCMW. Dani specializes in providing custom insurance and risk solutions to real estate and property development companies, seniors health care facilities and strata corporations. She is passionate about helping business owners grow and protect their businesses. Dani is a proud, active member of the Vancouver Board of Trade, Professional Association of Managing Agents, and Condominium Home Owners Association. She holds her Canadian Accredited Insurance Broker (CAIB) and Canadian Risk Management (CRM) designations. Outside of her professional life, she enjoys spending time outdoors with her young family and recently returned from a trip to build homes in Nicaragua.

Event Sponsors:
  • Engel & Völkers Vancouver
  • Noura Homes
Regency Ballroom ABC
Hyatt Regency
655 Burrard Street
Vancouver, BC V6C 2R7
Date/Time Information:

Monday, March 30, 2020

7:15 AM    Registration and hot breakfast buffet
7:45 AM    Presentations and Q+A
9:15 AM    Conclusion


Member Price: $85.00
Non-Member Price: $115.00   
Corporate tables of 8 seats.     
72 hours' notice required for cancellations.    
Substitutions are allowed.

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