Education Sessions


You can always count on world class Education Sessions at any of TMA's conferences, and this year's Annual is no exception! With multiple General Sessions and Education Sessions on the industry's hottest topics, we know you'll walk away armed with the best tools and resources to tackle what's next in our industry. In addition, those who qualify will be able to earn CPE/CLE credit for attending.

Attendees can earn up to 6.1 CLE credits** and 8.8 CPE credits or CEUs in-person. Take a look at the Education Sessions that you can attend during the 2021 TMA Annual. All times are in CDT.

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion - From Evolution to Revolution
Sponsored by B. Riley Financial 
Wednesday, October 27 | 2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. 

The Prognosis for a Post-Pandemic World: Mega Trends
Sponsored by B. Riley Financial 
Wednesday, October 27 | 4:15 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. 

Special Guest Speaker Former FBI Agent Gregory Coleman: Body Language Talks.  Are You Listening?
Sponsored by Gordon Brothers 
Thursday, October 28 | 8:45 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. 

The Supply is the Demand: Lessons Learned From Global Supply Chain Challenges
Sponsored by Hilco Global
Thursday, October 28 | 10:15 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. 

Healthcare Trauma: What’s the Diagnosis for this Perpetually Troubled Sector?
Sponsored by ToneyKorf Partners
Thursday, October 28 | 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. 

Obstinate Obstacles in the Hybrid Work Environment - Cybersecurity and Data Protection Challenges
Sponsored by Riemer & Braunstein
Thursday, October 28 | 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. 

TMA Awards Recognition and Keynote Luncheon with Stephanie Stuckey, CEO, Stuckey’s Corporation
Sponsored by FTI Consulting 
Thursday, October 28 | 12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Rhythm and Blues - Understanding the Economics of the Music Industry 
Sponsored by Arch + Beam
Thursday, October 28 | 2:15 p.m. - 3:15 p.m. 

Reset on Regulation: What it Means for the Future of the Restructuring Industry
Thursday, October 28 | 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. 

ESG Initiatives and the Energy Industry: Who’s Paying for Change?
Thursday, October 28 | 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. 

Continuing Education Credit 
 

NASBA CPE Registry logo

Turnaround 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 2021 TMA Annual 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. TMA applies for CLE accreditation in select jurisdictions based on attendee needs; this information will be updated as it becomes available. Your jurisdiction may accept this credit via reciprocity. Please refer to your state bar association's guidelines for complete information. CLE has been accredited in the following jurisdictions and formats:
Delaware - up to 8.1 CLE credits available in-personvirtually, or on-demand
Pennsylvania - up to 8.0 CLE credits available in-personvirtually, or on-demand
Tennessee
 - up to 8.1 CLE credits available in-personvirtually, or on-demand
Texas
 - up to 8.0 CLE credits available in-person, virtually, or on-demand
Additional state accreditations are pending.

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. See the meeting platform or conference app for complete details to claim credit.

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

Events with "Omni-Channel" listed as the access type are available to both in-person and virtual attendees. 

*Invite-Only   **Additional Fee required

Tuesday, October 26, 2021     Access Type
1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Joint Executive Board/Board of Trustees Meeting*   In-person
3:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.  Registration Open sponsored by  Thompson Coburn | Hahn & Hessen   In-person
3:30 p.m. 4:15 p.m.  TMA Global Board Networking Reception*   In-person
4:15 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.  Certification Oversight Committee (COC) Meeting *   In-person
Tuesday, October 26, 2021     Access Type
1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Joint Executive Board/Board of Trustees Meeting*   In-person
3:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.  Registration Open sponsored by Thompson Coburn | Hahn & Hessen   In-person
3:30 p.m. 4:15 p.m.  TMA Global Board Networking Reception*   In-person
4:15 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.  Certification Oversight Committee (COC) Meeting *   In-person
4:15 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.  Chapter Presidents Council (CPC) Meeting*   In-person
5:30 p.m. - :00 p.m.  TMA Annual Conference Welcome (Back!) Party, co-hosted by TMA Tennessee    In-person
Wednesday, October 27, 2021      
6:15 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.  TMA Golf Scramble at Gaylord Springs**    In-person
8:00 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.  Registration Open sponsored by  Thompson Coburn | Hahn & Hessen   In-person
9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.  Well...Shoot! TMA Shooting Clays at Nashville Gun Club** sponsored by CapitalPlus Construction Services   In-person
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. The First Spark: Annual Welcome and Virtual Orientation   Virtual 
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.  Specialty Coffee Barista Bar sponsored by CohnReznick   In-person
11:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.  The Down Home Social Saloon (Attendee Lounge)   In-Person
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. First-Time Attendee Networking Brunch Bites    In-person
12:00 p.m. - 12:30 p.m. TMA Connect Live: TMA Award Winners Circle    Virtual 
12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.  TMA NOW / IWIRC Luncheon** sponsored by Arch + Beam and Carl Marks Advisors   In-person
1:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.  TMA Connect Live: CRO War Room   Virtual 
2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.  Diversity, Equity & Inclusion - From Evolution to Revolution sponsored by B. Riley Financial   In-person
3:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.  TMA Connect Live: Diversity in Dealmaking   Virtual
4:00 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.  Networking Break    In-person
4:15 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.  Opening General Session Certain Uncertainty - The Prognosis for a Post-Pandemic World: Mega Trends sponsored by B. Riley Financial    Omni-channel
5:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Opening Reception sponsored by Burr & Forman   In-person
8:15 p.m. - 9:45 p.m.  TMA NextGen Late Night at Lou/Na** sponsored by Alvarez & Marsal   In-person
Thursday, October 28, 2021      
6:30 a.m. - 7:30 a.m. TMA 5K Run/Walk**   In-person
7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. Networking Breakfast    In-person
7:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.  Specialty Coffee Barista Bar sponsored by CohnReznick   In-person
7:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. The Down Home Social Saloon (Attendee Lounge)    In-person
7:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.  Registration Open sponsored by  Thompson Coburn | Hahn & Hessen   In-person
8:30 a.m. - 8:45 a.m.  Opening Remarks (Chair's Award and Annual Committee Awards)    Omni-channel
8:45 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.  General Session: Special Guest Speaker Former FBI Agent Gregory Coleman: Body Language Talks.  Are You Listening? sponsored by Gordon Brothers    Omni-channel
10:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. Networking Break    In-person
10:15 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.

General Session: The Supply is the Demand: Lessons Learned From Global Supply Chain Challenges sponsored by Hilco Global

  Omni-channel
11:15 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Networking Break   In-person
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.  Education Session Breakout: Healthcare Trauma: What’s the Diagnosis for this Perpetually Troubled Sector? sponsored by ToneyKorf Partners   In-person
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.  Education Session Breakout: Obstinate Obstacles in the Hybrid Work Environment - Cybersecurity and Data Protection Challenges sponsored by Riemer & Braunstein   In-person
12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.  TMA Awards Recognition and Keynote Luncheon with Stephanie Stuckey, CEO Stuckey’s Corporation sponsored by FTI Consulting   Omni-channel
2:00 p.m. - 2:15 p.m. Networking Break    In-person
2:15 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.  Education General Session: Rhythm and Blues - Understanding the Economics of the Music Industry sponsored by Arch + Beam   Omni-channel
3:15 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.  Networking Break    In-person
3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.  Education Session Breakout: Reset on Regulation: What it Means for the Future of the Restructuring Industry   In-person
3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.  Education Session Breakout: ESG Initiatives and the Energy Industry: Who’s Paying for Change?   In-person
3:45 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.  TMA Connect Live Body Language with Gregory Coleman   Virtual
4:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.  Bourbon Bar Break sponsored by White Oak Commercial Finance    In-person
4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.  Virtually Ignited: Networking with a Spark   Virtual 
4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.  Frist Museum Art Tour**    In-person
5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.  Chair's/VIP Reception* sponsored by Gordon Brothers    In-person
6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.  Closing Reception sponsored by Hilco Global    In-person
8:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. TMA After Dark sponsored by Steffes Group, Inc.   In-person
Friday, October 29, 2021      
8:00 a.m. - 8:15 a.m.  Announcements    Virtual 
8:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.  Networking Breakfast sponsored by Gibraltar Business Capital     In-person
8:00 a.m. - 11: 00 a.m. Specialty Coffee Barista Bar sponsored by CohnReznick   In-person
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.  The Down Home Social Saloon (Attendee Lounge)    In-person
8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.  TMA Connect Live: International Networking    Virtual
9:15 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.  TMA Connect Live: Podcasts, Books, and Apps    Virtual
10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.  TMA Connect Live: Path to TMA Leadership    Virtual