Category Archive: Speaking Engagements and Presentations
On July 12, 2013, we attended the 2013 Maine Beaches Conference at Southern Maine Community College, in South Portland. While there, Jim Nadeau also gave a presentation on Understanding Flood Zones. It has become increasingly important to exchange information about flood zone determinations, flood maps and insurance, and impacts on coastal development, because more and [...]
We were very pleased to participate in our first Association of State Floodplain Managers (ASFPM) National Conference in Hartford, Connecticut this June. Jim Nadeau presented a workshop on “The Integral Role of the Land Surveyor in the National Flood Insurance Program: Guidance for Streamlining the Map Challenge Submittal Process.” Throughout the rest of the weeklong [...]
On November 16th 2012, Jim Nadeau gave a presentation called “Mortgage Loan Inspections vs. Boundary Surveys” to the Maine Chapter of the International Association of Assessing Officers (IAAO). The presentation covered major differences between mortgage loan inspections and boundary surveys, common misconceptions about their use, and discussed the breakdown of a boundary survey in more [...]
We gave a presentation at the annual meeting of the Maine Cemetery Association on October 23, 2012, on the Headstone Rehabilitation Project at the Maine Veterans’ Memorial Cemetery, in collaboration with Walsh Engineering Associates, Inc.
Since the spring of 2012, Jim Nadeau has been giving his “Understanding Land Surveying and Flood Zones” presentation regularly with The Real Estate Learning Group (TRELG), at Husson University in South Portland, Maine. It is a three hour course that is offered for Maine Real Estate continuing education credits, but others are welcome to attend. [...]
On October 10, 2012, Jim Nadeau spoke to the Maine Association of Mortgage Professionals, giving his presentation called “Introduction to Flood Zones”. Flood zone mapping, flood insurance, and flood zone challenges are an integral part of mortgage transactions, but they’re often highly misunderstood. Our presentations are a way to educate yourself and your company on [...]
On October 3rd and 4th, 2012, our company attended the Maine Municipal Association’s annual convention in Augusta, Maine. We set up a booth to educate the public about our services, and to reinforce the information provided in the presentations given by Jim Nadeau. He presented two educational sessions: “Understanding Flood Zones” and “Mortgage Loan Inspections [...]