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Silicon Valley: 14th Annual Symposium

March 27, 2018

8:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Event Contact

CEP Institute
(408) 554-2187


Santa Clara University
500 El Camino Real
Santa Clara, CA 95053
14th Annual CEP and Silicon Valley NASPP Symposium

Event Details

Register Today for the Best One Day Event in Equity Compensation!

This year's Symposium is jam-packed with incredible content including a keynote by renowned leadership coach Barry Posner, a Zelda-themed lunch session, and 14 breakout sessions...a full day dedicated to the equity compensation professional.

Breakout sessions include:

  • Know Your Limits: Understanding and Complying with the Limits that Apply to Stock Plans
  • Generation XX: Uncovering the Truth about Women and Equity 
  • Cold, Hard Cash: Does Cash Have a Role in your Company’s Long-Term Incentive Program?
  • Mobility Tax Compliance: You’ve Heard the Risk, But What Do You Do?
  • One Size Does Not Fit All: Finding Creative Solutions to Global Equity Challenges
  • Survey Says: Top 10 Dos and Don'ts in Stock Plan Administration
  • Getting Payroll Right - 5 Tips, 5 Tricks, 5 Traps
  • HELP – My ESPP is all over the map. Practical wisdom from people you can trust!
  • And many more!!! 

View the full agenda!

Enjoy a day to network with your colleagues, have a chance to win fun raffle prizes, and catch up on your continuing education credit for CEPs (and CPE for CPAs).

Register Today!

Sponsorship opportunities are still available! Please contact the CEP Institute for information at

Keynote Speaker

Barry Posner, Ph.D.

Barry Posner is the Michael J. Accolti, S.J. Chair and Professor of Leadership at the Leavey School of Business, Santa Clara University, where he served for 12 years as Dean. Barry has received the Association for Talent Development’s highest award for Distinguished Contribution to Workplace Learning and Performance, recognized as one of the Top 50 leadership coaches in America, ranked among the Most Influential HR thinkers in the world by HR magazine, listed among the Top 75 Leadership and Management Experts in the world by Inc. magazine, and among Global Gurus Top 20 Leadership Gurus.

He is the co-author (with Jim Kouzes) of the award-winning and best-selling leadership book The Leadership Challenge. With over 2.5 million copies, the book is described as a groundbreaking research study, combining keen insights with practical applications, and has been translated into 22 foreign languages. It is listed among The Top 100 Business Books of All Time. His newest book, Stop Selling & Start Leading, will be published March 2018.

Described as a warm, engaging and pragmatic conference speaker and dynamic workshop facilitator, Barry has worked with such organizations as: Amazon, Apple, Australian Institute of Management, Conference Board of Canada, Genetech, HP, IKEA, Kaiser Permanente Health Care, L.L. Bean, Levi Strauss, Merck, NetApp, Northrop Grumman, Petronas, and Trader Joe's, and been involved with leadership development efforts at more than 70 college campuses. He has made presentations and conducted workshops across the United States and around the globe.  

We are delighted that Barry will be the keynote speaker at The Best One Day Event in Equity Compensation on March 27th.

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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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