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ESOP Association Events & Meetings

The ESOP Association and its 19 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.

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National 2024 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.

Registration Open:

TEA National 2024 Conference & ESOP Advocacy Day
Washington, DC
May 7-10, 2024

Future Dates:

  • May 7-9, 2025
  • May 6-8, 2026

Past Conferences:
2023 National Conference & Advocacy Day

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.

Save the Date!
2024 Employee Owned Conference
Caesars Palace | Las Vegas, NV
November 13-15, 2024

Past Conferences:
2023 Employee Owned Conference

2022 Employee Owned Conference

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.

Save the Date:
August 18-20, 2024
Newport, RI

Past Conferences:
CEO Summit 2023

CEO Summit 2022

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. 

Registration Open:
New Orleans, Louisiana
February 7-9, 2024 
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Past Conferences:
2023 Professionals' Forum

Leading in an Ownership Setting: The Program for CEOs

This unique program helps top executives maximize their ESOPs by fostering employee owner engagement and participation that impacts the company’s bottom line.

This intensive two-week program offers an unparalleled opportunity to learn with and from other ESOP executives, forming relationships and networks that last long after the program ends. 

2023 Program
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Join the Waitlist for 2024:
The Inn at Penn & University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA
Part I:   July 14-19, 2024
Part II:  December 8-12, 2024

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*This two-part program is typically held over one week in mid-July and one week in early December. If interested in being added to the 2024 list, please click the link above. Thank you.

ESOP Employee Accelerator

Develop a solid foundation, develop new perspectives on ownership, and learn with and from one another at the ESOP Employee Accelerator Program (EEAP).

This one day course is designed primarily for hourly and salaried non-managerial employee owners, the EEAP offers a combination of interactive lecture, small group discussions, and structured exercises.

Typically, attendees come from ESOP companies where developing a culture of ownership is an important aspect of corporate success. Participants are often members of the board, ESOP committees, problem solving teams, company trainers, and informal non-managerial leaders.

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Upcoming National & Regional events

May 07 - 10, 2024 8:00 am EST
National Conference 2024
Jul 01, 2024 12:30 pm EST
EOF UPenn CEO Leadership 2024
Sep 18 - 20, 2024 2:00 pm CST
2024 Midwest Chapter Regional Conference

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