2020 Spring Summit

March 10 & 11, 2020
Crowne Plaza Hotel
925 S. Creyts Road
Lansing, MI  48917

OVERNIGHT ROOM RESERVATIONS:
1-877-322-5544 use (LT3 DISCOUNT CODE) $145.00 rate
OR
Online:

MI Land Title Association

(hotel block closes February 18, 2020)

 

INTERESTED IN SPONSORSHIP OR EXHIBITING?  CLICK HERE

 

Event Details

Tuesday, March 10, 2020

11:00 AM       Exhibitor Move In/Set Up

1:00 – 2:00     Registration / Exhibitors  Open

2:00 – 2:10     President Welcome Remarks

2:10 – 2:45     The Economy – Ted Jones, Chief Economist Sr VP of Stewart Title

2:45 – 3:00     Legislative Update – Patti Tremblay, MLC

3:00 – 4:00     Push Through: How to Stand Out in a Crowded Market, Add Value & Increase Sales, Bill Svoboda, Co-Founder of CloseSimple

4:00 – 4:15     Break / Networking / Exhibitors Open

4:15 – 5:30     MLTA Committee Meetings

6:00 – 7:30     MLTA “March Madness” Reception 


Wednesday, March 11, 2020

8:00 – 9:00     MLTA Breakfast

9:00 – 9:45     Breakout Session 1

Lifespan of Liens OR Who Can Sign? / Is it Self-Serving? 

Lifespan of Liens – Lynn Sagar, State Underwriting Counsel, First American Title Insurance Co.

Who Can Sign? / Is It Self-Serving – Amy Zemple, Agency Services Manager, Stewart Title & Brian Kasiborski, esq., VP, Michigan Agency Underwriter, Account Executive, FNTG

9:45 – 10:00   Break

10:00 – 10:45  Breakout Session 2

How To Avoid Title Claims OR How to Avoid Escrow Losses

How to avoid Title Claims – Kimberly O’Connor, VP, Michigan State Counsel and Underwriter, WFG

How to Avoid Escrow Loses – Mark Kraushaar, Chief Executive Officer, Bell Title Company

10:45 – 11:00  Break

11:00 – 12:00  Lady Bird Deeds & Trusts & Estates panel – Moderator Kevin Lounds

Panel:
Tobias Lipski, esq., Underwriting Counsel, First American Title Insurance Co.;  Hollie Oxie, Director of Title Operations. Parks Title;  Gregg Nathanson, esq. Cousens Lansky

12:00 – 1:00   MLTA Lunch

1:00 – 1:15     MLTA Committee Updates & Exhibitor Drawings

1:30 PM         Exhibitor BREAK DOWN

1:15 – 3:00     Developing a Leadership Mindset, Aha! Leadership LLC

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2020 Summit Exhibit & Sponsorship

March 10 & 11, 2020
Crowne Plaza Hotel
925 S. Creyts Road
Lansing, MI  48917

OVERNIGHT ROOM RESERVATIONS:
1-877-322-5544 use (LT3 DISCOUNT CODE) $145.00 rate
OR
Online:

MI Land Title Association

(hotel block closes February 18, 2020)

 

SHIPPING INSTRUCTIONS:

Crowne Plaza Hotel
ATTN: Michigan Land Title 3/10/20
Cassandra Hall, Manager
925 S. Creyts Road
Lansing, MI 48933

Event Details

DIAMOND LEVEL $2,000
Company/Firm logo will be placed in the Summit materials which will be circulated to all attendee’s, announced at the event, logo displayed on the MLTA website and your company listed on the confirmation email to our registrants. Your company/firm logo will be displayed on a large “Summit Sponsor, Diamond Level” poster. This level also entitles the sponsor to one logo ad in the sponsorship showcase section of Title Bytes, 3 tickets to the Summit.

GOLD LEVEL $1,500
Sponsor Company/Firm logo will be placed in the Summit materials which will be circulated to all attendee’s, announced at the event, logo displayed on the MLTA website and your company listed on the confirmation email to our registrants. All Gold Level sponsor company/firm logo will be displayed on a large “Summit Sponsor, Gold Level” poster. This level also entitles the sponsor to one logo ad in the sponsorship showcase section in the Title Bytes, 2 tickets to the Summit.

SILVER LEVEL $1,000
Sponsor Company/Firm logo will be placed in the Summit materials which will be circulated to all attendee’s, announced at the event, logo displayed on the MLTA website and your company listed on the confirmation email to our registrants. All Silver Level sponsor company/firm logo will be displayed on a large “Summit Sponsor, Silver Level” poster. This level also entitles the sponsor 1 ticket to the Summit.

BRONZE LEVEL $500
Company/Firm logo will be placed in the Summit materials which will be circulated to all attendee’s and logo displayed on the MLTA website. All Bronze Level sponsor company/firm logo will be displayed on a “Summit Sponsor, Bronze Level” poster.

Exhibitor Opportunity $800 (10 available exhibit booths)
Exhibit table and chair provided. Exhibitor receives one registration to the Summit, which entitles the exhibitor to the business session, planned meals and entertainment. Additional Summit registrations can be purchased.

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2020 Boot Camp

Wednesday, April 22, 2020
H Hotel, Midland

Registration for MLTA Members $85 per person
printed materials provided

Overnight Reservations:
$145 Room Rate for MLTA Attendees

HOTEL REGISTRATION LINK
*room block closes March 22, 2020

Event Details

8:30 – 9:00 Registration

9:00 – 9:15 Opening Remarks and General Introduction
Allan Dick, Vice President, Central Division Underwriter, WFG National Title Insurance Company

9:15 – 10:15 The Basics of Real Estate Title
David Martyn, Vice President, Midwest Regional Underwriting Counsel, First American Title Insurance Company

10:15 – 10:30 Break

10:30 – 11:30 Real Estate Documents, Fee Simple Title & County Records
John Bommarito, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary, ATA National Title Group

11:30 – 12:30 Commitments, Policies and Endorsements
Kristen Dankert, Vice President , Michigan Underwriting Counsel, Old Republic National Title Insurance Company

12:30 – 1:15 Lunch

1:15 – 1:45 A Real Estate Transaction – Beginning to End – and How Title Insurance Factors in
Debbie Bartlett, Executive Vice President – Operations, Corporate Settlement Solutions

1:45 – 2:45  Explanation of Escrow and Closing Practices and Documents
Linda Hinshon- Canter, Escrow Specialist, Escrow BootCamp ONLINE and Proliant Settlement Systems

2:45 – 2:55 Wrapping it Up, with Title Odds and Ends
Allan Dick, Vice President, Central Division Underwriter, WFG National Title Insurance Company

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Legislative Day 2020

MLTA Legislative Day
May 6, 2020
Boji Tower
124 W. Allegan, 1st Floor Conference Room
Lansing, MI  48933

 

This year, make sure your voice is heard. By registering for MLTA’s 2020 Legislative Day, you will have the opportunity to join with colleagues from across the state to lobby for changes of importance to our industry. The Michigan Legislature has members who need to hear our concerns and know when issues pertinent to our industry arise, to call us;
the Title Experts!

Event Details

7:45 AM – 8:00 AM         Registration and Packet pick up – Boji Tower 1st Floor Conference Room

8:00 AM – 9:00 AM         MLTA Breakfast & Legislative 101 – Boji Tower 1st Floor Conference Room

9:00 AM – 11:30 AM        MLTA Legislative Meetings

11:45 AM – 1:00 PM         MLTA Legislative Luncheon – 1st floor Capitol Bldg

1:00 PM – 3:00 PM            MLTA Legislative Meetings

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2020 Convention

July 12 – 14, 2020
Crystal Mountain Resort
Thompsonville, MI

 

Overnight Reservations can be made:

ONLINE

PHONE:  855-520-2974

Room descriptions can be found HERE

 

Event Details

Sunday, July 12, 2020

9:00 AM MLTA Board Meeting

5:30 PM 1st Time Attendee Pre-Reception

6:00 PM Welcome Reception

6:30 PM Welcome Dinner

6:30 PM MLTA Exhibitor Midway

7:30 PM PAC Fundraiser (30-minute activity TBA)

10:20 PM Last Call; MLTA Exhibitor Midway Closes

Monday, July 13, 2020

6:00 AM YOGA in the Park – grounds near the Crystal Spa

7:30 AM KEGS Breakfast

7:30 AM MLTA Breakfast

8:45 AM MLTA Convention Business Meeting
Welcome, Bylaw Changes, Treasurer Report, MLTA Business, KEGS Nomination Report and Election of Officers

9:00 AM ALTA Update

9:30 AM Legislative Update

9:45 AM Keynote Speaker

10:30 AM Break

10:45 AM Keynote Speaker

11:45 AM Meeting Adjourns (box lunches to go)

12:15 PM Afternoon Activities
MLTA PAC Golf Scramble (9 holes)
SPA (Reservation Needed)
Biking (Reservation Needed)
Hiking
Outdoor Pool & Water Playground
Crystal Coaster Alpine Slide (Ages 3+)
Plus much more . . .

5:15 PM KEGS Reception
Rooftop Terrace

6:15 PM President’s Reception

7:00 PM Banquet Dinner

7:45 PM Banquet Program

9:00 PM MLTA Afterglow
Rooftop Terrace
Open Bar & Appetizers

11:50 PM Last Call

Tuesday, July 14, 2020

8:00 AM – 8:30 AM MLTA Breakfast

8:00 AM – 8:30 AM Private Exhibitor Breakfast

8:30 AM – 9:00 AM Digital Marketing Strategies
Cindy Koebele, President & CEO, TitleSmart, Inc
White Bear Lake, MN

8:30 AM – 9:00 AM Ransomware
Matt McDonald, President, Realty Title
Memphis, TN

8:30 AM – 9:00 AM Digital Content Management & Production
Maggie Koebele, Owner & Creative Director, The Social Collective
Alec Bircher, Filmmaker, Bircher Films

8:30 AM – 9:00 AM Tech Talk

9:00 AM – 9:10 AM Break (move to 2nd session)

9:10 AM – 9:40 AM 2nd Round Breakout Sessions

9:40 AM – 9:50 AM Break (move to 3rd session)

9:50 AM – 10:20 AM 3rd Round Breakout Sessions

10:20 AM – 10:30 AM Break (move to 4th session)

10:30 AM – 11:00 AM 4th Round Breakout Sessions

Convention Adjourns

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2020 Convention Sponsorship & Exhibit

July 12 – 14, 2020
Crystal Mountain Resort
Thompsonville, MI

Overnight Reservations can be made:

ONLINE

PHONE:  855-520-2974

Room descriptions can be found HERE

Register Online >>

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MLTA 2020 Sponsorship and Advertising Opportunities

A look at the calendar of upcoming seminars and events you can register for.

2020
March 10-11, 2020 – MLTA 2020 Summit – Lansing Crowne Plaza
April 22, 2020 – MLTA Boot Camp – H Hotel, Midland
May 6, 2020 – MLTA Legislative Day – Lansing
July 12-14, 2020 – MLTA Convention – Crystal Mountain Resort, Thompsonville
October 7, 2020 – MLTA Fall Education Seminar – DoubleTree, Grand Rapids
November 11, 2020 – MLTA Fall Education Seminar – Livonia Marriott, Livonia

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