The 2012 ESOP Association Annual Conference

Topics for this Year’s Conference Announced

Mark your calendars for this year’s Annual Conference in Washington, DC:

35th Annual ESOP Conference

“ESOPs: Securing Tomorrow Everyday”

May 10 – 11, 2012

Renaissance Washington Hotel

Washington, DC

Links for online registration and hotel reservations are now available on the Association’s website here.

A list of preliminary topics has also been added for the ownership culture and operational and technical tracks. Topics for the ownership culture track include: building your ownership toolkit; ESOP committee workshop; ESOP culture and communication: integrating ownership culture into strategic planning; ownership behaviors and company performance: how do they connect?; and leadership development as a means of building a high performance ownership culture. On the technical side: the administration cycle; basic valuation and introduction to repurchase obligations; legislative, regulatory, and judicial update; interplay between ESOP trustees and board of directors; and agency practitioners forum. For a complete list of preliminary topic, go here.

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