Growing Your Career: Getting a Seat at the Table

Pre-Conference Program

Members Save $300 Through June 29

September 25, 2018 | 1-4 PM

Growing Your Career: Getting a Seat at the Table

26th Annual NASPP Conference & Exhibition Pre-Conference Program

If you’re frustrated about being left out of the decision-making process when it comes to your stock plan, this innovative and interactive program is for you. Learn how to advance your career to the next level and develop the skills you need to have a voice in critical design and policy decisions that impact your stock compensation program.

What to Expect: Program Highlights

This program will help you develop the skills you need to:

  • Elevate your visibility within your organization
  • Demonstrate your value and contributions
  • Build and leverage a network of supporters among your colleagues
  • Express your opinions in a way that ensures people will listen

Who Should Attend

This program is appropriate for attendees of all education and experience levels. Attendees do not need any background in stock administration to attend and be successful in the program and there are no pre-requisites for the course. New and recent stock plan professionals, as well as experienced professionals seeking to advance their careers, will benefit from this program, including:

  • Anyone interested in gaining greater visibility, recognition, and authority within their organization;
  • CPAs seeking continuing education credits in the area of personal development.

Program Faculty

Jo-Ellen Pozner is currently on faculty at Santa Clara University's Leavey School of Business. Her teaching focuses on Leadership and Organizational Behavior at the graduate and executive levels and she regularly teaches the Leading People class for MBAs and executives.

She graduated with a PhD in Management and Organizations from the Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University and holds an MBA from the Stern School of Business, New York University; a Masters in Economics from the School of Advanced International Studies, Johns Hopkins University; and a BSFS in International Economics from the School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University.

Pre-Conference Partner

This program is offered in partnership with the Silicon Valley Executive Center at Santa Clara University—home of the CEP Institute. 

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Registration and Pricing

Members: $795 (Save $300 off full rate of $1,095 through 6/29)

Non-members: $1,795

Easily add the Growing Your Career: Getting a Seat at the Table Pre-Conference to your 26th Annual NASPP Conference registration on the "ADD-ONS' page during checkout.

Download an order form to register by mail, fax, or email.

Cancellation Policy

All registrations are non-refundable.

Conference Hotel and Travel

The Conference will be hosted at the Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina hotel. Reserve your room online or call (877) 622-3056. Be sure to mention the NASPP Conference for the best rate.

Note: The NASPP is not affiliated with any travel agencies and has not engaged any agencies to manage hotel reservations or other travel arrangements for the Conference. We encourage attendees to make their reservations directly with the hotel.

Continuing Education

Attendees of the 26th Annual NASPP Conference and Exhibition and related programs can earn CPE and continuing education credits for CEP purposes. There is a $100 administrative charge for CPE credits; continuing education credits for CEP purposes are offered at no additional cost. This course is not eligible for CLE credit.

More Information


Please contact us at (925) 685-9271 or via email.


About Us

The National Association of Stock Plan Professionals is the largest and oldest professional association for the stock and executive compensation community, with over two decades of leadership providing expert resources, education and other benefits for our more than 6,000 members across 32 affiliated chapters.


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