Education

At the 2021 Distressed Investing Conference, TMA is offering more education opportunities than ever before. Each TMA DIC General Session will include a 45-minute presentation AND a 30-minute Innovation Lab component where you can ask questions about what was presented, or bring your own challenge to the table for discussion. Choose from breakouts exploring Post PPP Stimulus, Commercial Real Estate, the continued Retail Apocalypse, and Subchapter VEarn up to 7.0 CLE credits and 8.4 CPE credits or CEUs, make valuable business connections, and complete your professional conversation with hundreds of other restructuring professionals! 

Take a look at the education sessions you can expect to attend at this year's TMA DIC. All times are in CST.


Mega Trends 4.0: A Fan Favorite Back by Popular Demand
Sponsored by Gordon Brothers 
1.25 CLE credits / 1.5 CPE credits in Specialized Knowledge / 1.5 CEUs available 
Tuesday, February 23 | 10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.

Live Innovation Lab
10:45 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. 


General Session: Tell All Secrets – Behind the Scenes at a Workout Group Near You
1.25 CLE credits / 1.5 CPE credits in Finance / 1.5 CEUs available 
Tuesday, February 23 | 12:00 p.m. - 12:45 p.m.

Live Innovation Lab
12:45 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. 


When the Money Train Ends - Deals and Steals Post PPP Stimulus
1.0 CLE credit / 1.2 CPE credits in Mangement Services / 1.2 CEUs available 
Tuesday, February 23| 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.


Navigating the Uncharted Waters of Commercial Real Estate - Deals or Doom?
Sponsored by Getzler Henrich & Associates LLC
1.0 CLE credit / 1.2 CPE credits in Specialized Knowledge / 1.2 CEUs available 
Tuesday, February 23 | 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.


Keynote Speaker: Jessica O. Matthews 
Sponsored by Arch + Beam
Tuesday, February 23 | 2:30 p.m. - 3:15 p.m. 

VIP Q&A
3:15 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.


General Session: It's a Small World - An International View of Global Dealmaking
Sponsored by McDermott Will & Emery LLP
1.25 CLE credits / 1.5 CPE credits in Economics / 1.5 CEUs available 
Wednesday, February 24 | 9:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.

Live Innovation Lab
9:45 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. 


Chapter 11 and Subchapter V - A Means to a (Dealmaking) End or Just the End? 
Sponsored by Bernstein Shur
1.0 CLE credit / 1.2 CPE credits in Business Law / 1.2 CEUs available
Wednesday, February 24 | 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.


The Never-ending Retail Apocalypse - What’s Next? 
Sponsored by StrasGlobal
1.0 CLE credit / 1.2 CPE credits in Management Services / 1.2 CEUs available 
Wednesday, February 24 | 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.


Keynote Speaker: Ron Insana "From Here to Normality"
Sponsored by Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr LLP
Wednesday, February 24 | 12:00 p.m. - 12:45 p.m.

VIP Q&A
12:45 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. 


General Session: TMA Better Together 
Wednesday, February 24 | 2:00 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. 


Distressed Investors
Sponsored by Getzler Henrich & Associates LLC
1.25 CLE credits / 1.5 CPE credits in Finance / 1.5 CEUs available
Thursday, February 25 | 9:15 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

Live Innovation Lab
10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. 



NASBA CPE Registry LogoTurnaround Management Association (TMA) is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.nasbaregistry.org.
 

No prerequisites are required to earn CPE credit at the TMA Distressed Investing Conference. CPE credit is calculated on the basis of a 50-minute hour. All education sessions are categorized as Basic.

*CLE credit calculated on the basis of a 60-minute hour. CLE has been accredited in Delaware, Illinois, and Pennsylvania. Many states accept Delaware and Pennsylvania CLE credit via reciprocity. Please refer to your state bar association's guidelines for complete information.

Attendees must have attended at least 50 minutes of a breakout session or 60 minutes of a general session in order to earn credit for that session.

**The State Bar of Arizona does not approve or accredit CLE activities for the Mandatory Continuing Legal Education requirement. This activity may qualify toward your annual CLE requirement for the State Bar of Arizona.

California credit can be claimed by the attorney, based on the fact an approved jurisdiction approved the activity.


 

ConferenceAgenda

Below is a brief overview of the 2021 TMA Distressed Investing conference.

Agenda subject to change. 
*for those with VIP add-on only

Tuesday, February 23, 2021
(all times listed in CST)
 
8:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.  Morning IMPACT: Walking Meditation  
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.  VIP Virtual Lounge* 
8:30 a.m. - 9:15 a.m.  Innovation Orientation 
9:15 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.  TMA Connect Live: Tech Tips for Virtual Meetings & Social Media 
9:15 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.  TMA Connect Live: Pro Bono Support in the Post Pandemic World
10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.  Mega Trends 4.0: A Fan Favorite Back By Popular Demand sponsored by Gordon Brothers
10:45 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. Live Innovation Lab 
11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.  TMA Connect Live: TMA Awards Winners Circle 
11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.  TMA Connect Live: Disruption – Is the Game Stop Game Just Getting Started?
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.  TMA Connect Live: Retail 
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.  TMA Connect Live: Innovation 3x5 
12:00 p.m. - 12:45 p.m.  General Session: Tell All Secrets: Behind the Scenes at a Workout Group Near You
12:45 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. Live Innovation Lab 
1:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.  TMA Connect Live: Commercial Real Estate 
1:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.  TMA Connect Live: Distressed Investors Tell All
1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.  Breakout Session: When the Money Train Ends - Deals and Steals Post PPP Stimulus
1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.  Breakout Session: Navigating the Uncharted Waters of Commercial Real Estate - Deals or Doom? Sponsored by Getzler Henrich & Associates LLC
2:30 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.  Keynote Jesssica O. Matthews sponsored by Arch + Beam
3:15 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. VIP Live Q&A*
3:45 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. TMA NextGen Power Hour: Icebreaker Challenge 
4:45 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.  TMA Connect Live: Diversity in Dealmaking 
5:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.  TMA Tomorrow, Tonight! An Opening Celebration
Wednesday, February 24, 2021
(all times listed in CST)
 
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.  Morning IMPACT Activity 
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.  VIP Virtual Lounge* 
8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.  TMA Connect Live: Resolutions and Self-Care
9:00 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.  General Session: It's a Small World - An International View of Global Dealmaking sponsored by McDermott Will & Emery LLP
9:45 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. Live Innovation Lab 
10:15 a.m.  - 10:45 a.m.  TMA Connect Live: Subchapter V
10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.  TMA Connect Live: TMA Connect Live: A Global Economy in Flux
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.  Breakout Session: Chapter 11 and Subchapter V - A means to a (Dealmaking) End or Just the End? sponsored by Bernstein Shur 
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.  Breakout Session: The Never-ending Retail Apocalypse - What’s Next? sponsored by StrasGlobal
12:00 p.m. - 12:45 p.m.  Keynote Ron Insana sponsored by Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr LLP
12:45 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.  VIP Live Q&A*
1:15 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.  TMA NOW Power Hour: Women Who Innovate 
2:00 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.  General Session: TMA Better Together Live
3:15 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.  TMA Connect Live: CRO War Room sponsored by Ravinia Capital
3:15 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. TMA Connect Live: Chapter Presidents Meet Up (invite only)
4:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.  TMA Connect Live: How to Read a Networking Room with Heather Morgan
4:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.  TMA Connect Live: Pets of TMA
4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.  All in for INNOVATION: Casino Night
5:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.  TMA Connect Live: Side Hustle Share
Thursday, February 25, 2021
(all times listed in CST)
 
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.  VIP Virtual Lounge*
8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Morning IMPACT Activity 
9:00 a.m. - 9:15 a.m.  Global Capital Forum Welcome sponsored by Crystal Financial and SSG Capital Advisors 
9:15 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. General Session: Distressed Investors sponsored by Getzler Henrich & Associates LLC
10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Live Innovation Lab
10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. TMA Connect Live: Negotiating as an Art Form with Elayne Greenberg
11:15 a.m. 12:00 p.m.  TMA Connect Live: Crisis Management with Lt. Col. Robert J. Darling, USMC (RET)
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.  Global Capital Forum - Curated Connections sponsored by Crystal Financial and SSG Capital Advisors 
12:15 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. TMA Connect Live: Healthcare 
12:15 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.  TMA Connect Live: Hospitality
1:45 p.m. - 2:15 p.m. TMA Connect Live: #TMADIC 2021 Committee
1:45 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.  TMA Connect Live: Podcasts, Books & Apps
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.  Global Capital Forum 1:1 with Exhibitors and Scheduled Appointments sponsored by Crystal Financial and SSG Capital Advisors 
2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.  Global Capital Forum Meet Up sponsored by Crystal Financial and SSG Capital Advisors 
3:45 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.  Closing Reception 
5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.  Chair's Reception (invite only)