Inspired by Community
We passionately believe in the power of education, preparation and strong relationships. The goal of the CWA Annual Meeting is to bring our community together in a picturesque venue to foster a collaborative atmosphere for growth, learning and networking. Our commitment is to deliver a dynamic educational experience with the ultimate objective of achieving overall financial peace.
Please plan on arriving Thursday, March 1, and departing Sunday, March 4.
Thursday, March 1: Early-evening welcome reception
Friday, March 2: 7:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Saturday, March 3, 8 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
On Saturday night, please plan to join us for the Annual Meeting Dinner.
The registration fee includes a welcome reception on Thursday evening, two breakfasts, two lunches and dinner on Saturday evening. Spouses and guests are encouraged to attend all meals and presentations
Meet Our Speakers
Blockchain Revolution: How the Technology behind Bitcoin is Changing Money Business, presented by Mr. Alex Tapscott – JUST ADDED
Mr. Tapscott is a globally recognized investor, entrepreneur, thought-leader, speaker and writer focused on the impact of emerging technologies on business, society and government. Co-author of a non-fiction best-seller, and founder and CEO of Northwest Passage Ventures, Mr. Tapscott offers insight on why your business needs to care about the current technology paradigm shift.
What Makes the Great Team Great presented by Mr. Don Yaeger
The Great Teams Understand “The Why.” They are connected to a Greater purpose. Learn how to constantly remind your players and employees of who they are in service of while being acutely aware of downstream beneficiaries. In this captivating session, Mr. Yaeger shares his findings from interviews with Olympic Gold Medal winning coaches, NBA and NFL players and CEOs.
You On Your Best Day presented by Mr. Michael Allosso
Mr. Allosso’s You On Your Best Day “performance” offers an entertaining perspective on dynamic and effective leadership. Participants will enhance and upgrade communication skills to maximize efficacy in diverse situations: from the office to home and family life. Mr. Allosso not only speaks, but he makes the audience act, all the while observing and sharing his candid observations through a unique blend of role-playing, anecdotes, passion and experience.
Life Transition Seminar: Retire Only When You Are Ready presented by Mr. Brian Bortz
You’ve made it! Decades of hard work and saving have finally allowed you to accumulate the wealth you need to retire. So, now what? Are you prepared for one of the biggest transitions of your lifetime? In this interactive session, Mr. Bortz will speak candidly about the worries you will face as you adjust to your new normal. It will educate on financial aspects, but also cover the commonly ignored psychological impact of retirement.
Investment Update Breakout Session presented by CWA’s Partners and Financial Planners
The investment breakout sessions at the annual meeting are designed to allow you to meet and interact with money managers that are currently utilized within CWA investment programs. The manager presentations as well as the question and answer sessions give clients the ability to further understand each managers’ process, mindset and risk management practice, as well as what differentiates them from the average active money manager.
Moneyball for CEO’s presented by Mr. Michael Hall
Finding, assembling, retaining and motivating top-tier talent is no easy task. To compete at the highest levels, how do you know whether you have the right team surrounding you? Mr. Hall utilizes a simple 4-6 minute survey that uses the participant’s organizational data, then provides analytical and statistical feedback for real-time discussions on each company. With a gloves-off and straightforward approach, Mr. Hall engages active participation from each member to ensure they leave with actionable take-away items to implement in their office.
Get CE Hours for attending
CWA is thrilled to announce they have become an accredited provider through the Academy of General Dentistry to offer continuing education hours for attending the Annual Meeting. For the 2018 Annual Meeting, there will be up to 13 hours offered of practice management credits. Please contact Kristen Clynch with any questions.
Cain Watters & Associates is designated as an Approved PACE Program Provider by the Academy of General Dentistry. The formal continuing education programs of this program provider are accepted by AGD for Fellowship, Mastership and membership maintenance credit. Approval does not imply acceptance by a state or provincial board of dentistry or AGD endorsement. The current term of approval extends from 1/1/2018 to 12/31/2019. Provider ID# 208018
January 1 – March 1, 2018
Individual Registration $1,600 | Individual + Guest $2,300
Nestled in the heart of Miami’s Mid-Beach, Eden Roc Resort is one of the city’s most iconic hotels. Their historical architecture and breathtaking views will be the perfect backdrop for a spectacular meeting. A special nightly room rate of $329 has been negotiated. Please call 855.433.3676 to reserve your room and be certain to mention you are attending the Cain Watters & Associates Annual Meeting to receive the special room rate. Additionally, you may reserve your room online by clicking here to use our personal link.
Eden Roc Resort is located about 12 miles from Miami International Airport. Transportation suggestions to follow.
Join us for The Founders Gala
Still planning your evening agenda while you are there? Consider The Founder’s Gala, an elegant evening at one of Miami’s best restaurants. See the details below, and register in advance for an exceptional dinner and live auction benefiting the 3to1 Foundation programs.
Friday, March 2, 2018 at 7 p.m.
Strip Steak – Fountainebleau Resort
Registration includes four course meal and premium open bar. Click here to reserve your seat.
Reserve Your Spot in Miami!
4525 Collins Ave
Miami, Florida 33140
Book your rooms by calling 855.433.3676
Get more information
Please contact Kristen Clynch at Kristen@cainwatters.com or 972.764.6204
Please note that the purchase of tickets to the meeting are non-refundable after December 31, 2017.