26th Annual NASPP Conference & Exhibition

San Diego | Sept. 25-28, 2018

October 17 - October 20, 2017

Celebrate Our Silver Anniversary With Us!

The 25th Annual NASPP Conference is coming to Washington, D.C. from October 17-20, 2017! Join a who's who of stock plan and equity compensation professionals in our nation's capital - the same host city of our very first Conference 25 years ago - for the premier event of our industry.

With more than two decades as the profession's top membership association, the NASPP is the respected leader in providing critical guidance and leadership on all aspects of the strategic design and management of stock plans and executive compensation.

Our Annual Conference is no exception, offering unbeatable opportunities for education and development, peer-to-peer networking, and the discovery of effective solutions for the professional challenges you face.


BONUS! Complimentary Registration to "Say-On-Pay" Workshop: 14th Annual Executive Compensation Conference

Receive complimentary access to the "Say-On-Pay" Workshop: 14th Annual Executive Compensation Conference (October 18) when you register for the 25th Annual NASPP Conference. Led by the nation's top authorities, this workshop provides up-to-the-moment guidance to ensure that your executive pay meets shareholders' expectations and pending rules on pay ratio disclosures.

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Five Great Reasons to Attend #NASPP25

1.  Undeniable Return on Your Time and Investment
Learn how to prevent serious compliance errors and to correct critical procedures - saving time, money and reputation. You'll emerge with a checklist of action items to implement when you return to work.

2.  Long-Lasting Practical Skills Development
Focus on practical skills development and proven core competencies to improve effectiveness and increase your productivity.

3.  A Motivating Experience and Community
Find a community and network with nearly 2,000 professionals who are as invested in their work as you are.

4.  Access to Top Industry Minds
Immerse yourself in the expertise of our industry's top thought leaders presenting the latest developments and applied best practices in more than 100 sessions.

5.  Explore New Solutions - The Fast and Easy Way
Have a wish list of services that would streamline administration of your stock program? Engage with the industry's top service providers to compare offerings and discover new solutions.

What to Expect: 2017 Program Highlights

  • Practical solutions for current economic conditions and regulatory reforms reshaping stock and executive compensation
  • Industry hot topics, including updates on the SEC's Dodd-Frank rulemaking projects and preparation for the new CEO pay ratio disclosure
  • Current trends and new opportunities in stock plan design, including the latest innovative technologies for administrative practices
  • Tax developments straight from the IRS and Treasury
  • 2018 proxy season expectations and best practices for executive compensation disclosures
  • The FASB's amendments to ASC 718 and other critical accounting developments
  • Key international changes impacting overseas and globally-mobile plan participants

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Pre-Conference Programs

Register for our valuable Pre-Conference programs to complement your full Conference registration with highly-specialized content focused on key topics:

Tackling Your 2018 Compensation Disclosures: Proxy Disclosure Conference

October 17, 2017

Do not head into the 2018 proxy season unprepared. "Tackling Your 2018 Compensation Disclosures: Proxy Disclosure Conference" is an essential program for anyone who has any role in setting/approving compensation or the preparation or review of proxy statements.

Performance Awards: Beyond the Basics

October 17, 2017

Performance-based awards are one of the hottest trends in stock compensation today, yet few understand the administrative and legal complexities involved. This intensive one-day program will give you the substantive knowledge necessary to implement or administer this unique and challenging form of equity compensation.
  • Emerging innovations in the design of performance awards
  • Performance goals that pass muster with proxy advisors and investors
  • Accounting for performance awards—the basics and more
  • Choosing the right metrics and stress testing performance awards
  • Key considerations for TSR awards
  • Global and administrative considerations


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Conference Schedule

View the full detailed Conference schedule, session descriptions, and speaker lineup.

Pre-Conference Activities*

Performance Awards: Beyond the Basics: October 17, 2017
Tackling Your 2018 Compensation Disclosures: Proxy Disclosure Conference: October 17, 2017

* An additional fee applies to attend the Pre-Conference sessions.

The "Say-On-Pay" Workshop: 14th Annual Executive Compensation Conference

October 18, 2017

25th Annual NASPP Conference and Exhibition

Opening Reception: October 17, 2017

Conference Sessions: October 18-20, 2017**

**October 20 sessions will be held in the morning only.

Registration and Pricing

25th Annual NASPP Conference and Exhibition

Members: $1,925

Non-members: $2,945

BONUS!  Registration includes CompensationStandards.com's "Say-on-Pay" Workshop: 14th Annual Executive Compensation Conference at no extra cost.

Performance Awards: Beyond the Basics Pre-Conference

Members: $995

Non-members: $1,795

Tackling Your 2018 Compensation Disclosures: Proxy Disclosure Conference

NASPP Conference Registrants: $995

Cancellation Policy

All registrations are non-refundable.

Conference Hotel and Travel

Our host hotel is the Washington Hilton. Reserve your room online or call (202) 483-3000 to make a reservation. Be sure to mention the NASPP Conference for the best rate. The official overflow hotel is the Churchill Hotel, conveniently located directly across the street from the Washington Hilton. Call (202) 797-2000 to book, and, again, mention the NASPP Conference for a discount.

Should either the Washington Hilton or Churchill Hotel sell out, feel free to book accommodations at any of the several other hotels in the nearby area (please note that there is no special NASPP rate arranged with other hotels). Hotels in the area include the Dupont Circle Hotel, Fairfax at Embassy Row, and the Kimpton Carlyle.

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 25th Annual NASPP Conference and Exhibition and related programs can earn CLE, CPE, and continuing education credits for CEP purposes. There is a $100 administrative charge for CPE credits; CLE and continuing education credits for CEP purposes are offered at no additional cost.

Become an Exhibitor or Sponsor

More than ever before, our attendees seek new solutions and service providers to help them adapt to today's demands. Join our satisfied ranks of repeat exhibitors and sponsors and find an event that you and your target audience will come back to again and again. Space is limited.

For more information on exhibiting and sponsorship opportunities;

Please contact naspp@naspp.com or (925) 685-9271. Space is limited.


Please contact us at (925) 685-9271 or naspp@naspp.com.

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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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