Building Inspections Department and COVID-19

Learn how the Building Inspections Department is dealing with the pandemic surrounding COVID-19.  The webinar will cover how to submit plans and if inspections are conducted, how are they conducting such inspections?

Speaker: Paul Armstrong, IFAI’s Code Consultant.

 

COVID-19 Pandemic: Emerging Stronger and More Resilient

Cooley Group is successfully managing through the coronavirus pandemic, sustaining the health and safety of each employee while maintaining operations at full capacity. In this webinar, Dan Dwight, President and CEO of the Cooley Group, will describe the company’s response to COVID-19. Whether you are a business struggling to stay operational or shutdown and seeking to re-start, Dan will walk through a practical guide to leading your business through the pandemic in order to emerge stronger and more resilient.

Speaker: Dan Dwight, President & CEO of the Cooley Group

COVID-19 Some Help (and Hope) for Tent Lessors

IFAI works year-round to advocate for industry through partnerships with lobbying and government relations experts. Join in this webinar to better understand the fundamentals of lobbying, what advocacy can do for your company – along with a review of both USIFI/NFI and GMA’s government relations programs and initiatives.

Speaker: James R. Waite, Esq., Attourney-at-Law

Financial Strategies for Survival, During and After the COVID-19 Crisis

Adapting your company financial strategy for the short and long term.

Speaker: Gary Stansberry, The Stansberry Firm, President & Founder

How to Best Work Remotely Panel Discussion

Join us in an open discussion about different tools, tips, and tricks to help your company best work remotely. This is an interactive meeting where you can learn from each other and share what your company is doing to smoothly transition from working as a team in the office, to being fully remote.

Leading the discussion is IFAI Canada Board Member, Adam Cavanaugh. Joined by Jonathan Palmer, who sits on the IFAI Board of Directors and is the Chair of the Equipment Advisory Board. They will both share how their companies are managing remotely and what ways this might change how they run business in the future.

Speakers:
Adam Cavanaugh, Nilex
Jonathan Palmer, Autometrix Inc.
Christian Weiland, IFAI

How to Survive and Thrive in a COVID-19 World

What sales and marketing steps you can take in your business to prevent a shut down –
COVID-19 is changing life as we know it for many Americans and the ripple effect it’s having on so many industries is profound. Our industry is no exception.

Please join me for a practical, action-based virtual training where I will dive into real-life actionable things you should and shouldn’t be doing right now in your COVID-19 sales and marketing response.

Speaker:Madeleine MacRae, MM MacRae Coaching & Consulting

Leading in Crisis – Companies Helping Companies – Shade Industry

It’s no secret that the business landscape changed dramatically a little over a month ago. Most business are flailing, trying to figure out how to stay afloat in these uncertain times. This interactive webinar will reveal the tactics your peers are using to sustain their businesses. No one person has all the answers, but by leveraging our association membership and sharing our own best practices we can help our colleagues and ourselves. Tactical leadership expert, Dave Rosenberg, will facilitate this webinar while providing his insight based on over 25 years leading a multitude of companies through good times and bad as well as some tools you can use to plan for survival.

Speaker: Dave Rosenberg, CPBA, CPDFA Practical Tactical Leadership Expert

Leading in Crisis: Companies Helping Companies – Advanced Textile Product and Specialty Markets

It’s no secret that the business landscape changed dramatically a little over a month ago. Most business are flailing, trying to figure out how to stay afloat in these uncertain times. This interactive webinar will reveal the tactics your peers are using to sustain their businesses. No one person has all the answers, but by leveraging our association membership and sharing our own best practices we can help our colleagues and ourselves. Tactical leadership expert, Dave Rosenberg, will facilitate this webinar while providing his insight based on over 25 years leading a multitude of companies through good times and bad as well as some tools you can use to plan for survival.

Speaker: Dave Rosenberg, CPBA, CPDFA Practical Tactical Leadership Expert

Medical PPE Requirements

Many companies are taking a step back from their usual production to fulfill a need: medical PPE. While some requirements have loosened for quicker distribution, basic standards must still be met. Dr. Timo Hammer will outline basic requirements and pragmatic testing for face masks, surgical gowns and antiviral fabrics during COVID-19.

Speaker: Dr. Timo Hammer

Navigating Business in a COVID-19 Climate, an interview with Otabo

Linden Wicklund, Director of Events and Member Programs at IFAI, sits down (virtually) with Sabrina Finlay, the CEO of Otabo. In this one hour open discussion, Finlay will discuss how Otabo is maintaining business and manufacturing during COVID-19. She will discuss how she and her team are working together remotely utilizing technology, photography, and open communication to keep their production going.

Speaker: Sabrina Finlay, CEO of Otabo