A panoramic view of the sold out crowd for 2019's ESOP Association National Conference

ESOP Association Events & Meetings

The ESOP Association and its 18 chapters—in conjunction with the Employee Ownership Foundation, TEA’s affiliate—host more than 150 meetings across the country each year. From large national conferences, to intimate round table discussions, you’re sure to find an event or meeting that is perfect for you.

ESOP Conferences and Meetings

Employee Owned Conference

The Employee Owned Conference, attended annually by more than 2,000 employee-owners, thought leaders, and professional advisors, is the largest ESOP conference in the world. Make sure to join us in Las Vegas for collaboration, networking, and multiple learning tracks designed to help you get the information you need.

Upcoming:

2023 Employee Owned Conference
Caesars Palace | Las Vegas, NV
November 8-10, 2023

Past Conferences:

2022 Employee Owned Conference
2021 Employee Owned Conference 
2020 Employee Owned Conference

TEA National Conference

For 47 years the National Conference has been the only advocacy-focused event for the employee ownership community. The National Conference attracts employee owners from all levels, top association volunteer leaders from across the nation, and expert professionals ready to share their experiences.
 

Upcoming:

TEA National Conference 2023 & ESOP Advocacy Day
Renaissance Marriott | Washington, DC
May 16-19, 2023

Past Conferences:

2022 National Conference & Advocacy Day
2021 National Conference & Advocacy Day
2019 National Conference & Advocacy Day

CEO Summit

The ESOP Association has long been the leader in education for senior leaders of ESOP companies with programs like the Leading in an Ownership Setting: The Program for CEOs at UPENN, Chapter CEO Roundtables, and the CEO Track at our Employee Owned Conference in Las Vegas. 

At The CEO Summit, hear from elected and appointed leaders addressing current business and economic hot-spots, world-class topical presenters, geographic and industry-specific roundtables, plus take part in social activities designed to help you build your ESOP leadership peer group.

Upcoming:

CEO Summit 2023
Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn & Spa | Sonoma, CA
August 20-23, 2023

Past Conferences:

2022 CEO Summit

Professionals' Forum

The Professionals' Forum is the only event of its kind: a meeting designed exclusively for high-level professionals who provide technical, financial, and legal assistance to ESOP companies.

Led by the chairs of TEA’s highly respected technical advisory committees, this program gathers professionals for strategic and complex discussions of the challenges facing ESOPs. Join your peers to share insights, learn about emerging trends, network and develop and revise best practices. The Professionals’ Forum is only available to TEA Professional and Business Professional Members. 

Upcoming:
Sheraton Hotel
New Orleans, Louisiana
February 8-10

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Past Conferences:

2022 Professionals' Forum
2021 Professionals' Forum

Employee Owner Retreats

TEA is the only association focused on helping your employee owners.  We offer the exclusive Employee Owner retreat designed for your mid-level employee-owners who have recently joined your internal ESOP Committee or serve as an ESOP Representative at your company.  This training is designed to give basic financial and business literacy, a review of how ESOPs work, and a primer on Employee-Owned culture and communications programs preparing your employee-owners to be the best representative possible for your ESOP. 

Send up to 6 people to maximize the learning and impact of this intimate event.

Upcoming:

More information about multiple 2023 Employee Owner Retreats coming soon!

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