Pittsburgh, PA :: April 9–11, 2019 (preconference on April 8)
Make the Most of Your Conference Experience
Meet and Greet Welcome Reception, sponsored by BMO Harris Bank - Monday, April 8
Opening Cocktail Reception, hosted by over 75 sponsors - Tuesday, April 9
Expert-Led Roundtable Luncheon, sponsored by Prairie Capital Advisors - Wednesday, April 10
Emerging Leaders Luncheon, sponsored by Emplify - Wednesday, April 10
Women in ESOPs Networking Event - Wednesday, April 10
Off-site networking event, Riverboat Cruise down the Alleghany River - Wednesday, April 10
Informal opportunities include: afternoon breaks, member networking discussions, and our lounge, sponsored by RSM LLP, located in the exhibit area.
Celebrate Our Community
The Innovations in Employee Ownership Award
sponsored by TEOCO
This award, administered by the NCEO and the Beyster Institute at the Rady School of Business, UC San Diego, recognizes employee-owned companies that have demonstrated a commitment to promoting employee ownership and innovation in their workplaces. Winners will receive one complimentary registration. The application deadline is February 25, 2019. Visit www.nceo.org/innovations to apply. For additional information, contact Dallan Guzinski at DGuzinski@nceo.org. Award winners will be notified by March 8, 2019.
The Power of Employee Ownership Video Contest
sponsored by McDermott Will & Emery
This contest gives employee-owned companies a chance to creatively communicate what employee ownership means to their company, their employee-owners, consumers, and/or community via short videos. The winning videos are screened during the conference. Prizes include one free conference registration! Visit www.nceo.org/filmcontest to enter. The submission deadline is March 15, 2019. For additional information, contact Tim Garbinsky at TGarbinsky@nceo.org.
Learn from the Experts
More than 1800 experts and employee-owners in one spot! Get your questions answered.
Expert-one-on-one Appointments: Meet with employee ownership experts and get answers to your specific questions. This is a valuable opportunity not to be missed! Advanced sign up required
Exhibitors: Speak directly with vendors and employee ownership experts. The NCEO will host an exhibitor game with a prize drawing, and you can enter various exhibitor-sponsored raffles and prize drawings.
Book Sales and Giveaways: In each conference tote bag, attendees will find a complimentary NCEO book created just for this conference which includes sample chapters on a variety of subjects related to employee-ownership, sponsored by First Bankers Trust Services. Additionally, NCEO books will be sold at our book sales table.
Come aboard the Princess Riverboat, part of the Gateway Clipper Fleet. This offsite event will be great way to network with other attendees in a relaxed and fun atmosphere. The Princess will pick up directly from convention center and cruise down the beautiful Allegheny River. There is no better view to see the majestic Point State Park Fountain than from the deck of the riverboat. Separate registration is required; included in your cruise order will be the cruise, apps, and 2 alcoholic beverages. The price is $65 per person. To register, contact event coordinator Jordan Boone at email@example.com.