2017 UPPO Annual Conference
March 19 – 22, 2017
Austin, Texas
JW Marriott Austin

Early bird ends Jan. 25, 2017


The 2017 Annual Conference is the premier event for professionals responsible for unclaimed property.

The conference integrates networking and premier education into every aspect of the 3.5 day agenda. You'll leave the conference with the information and connections needed to minimize your company's risk, and achieve and sustain compliance with unclaimed property laws and regulations.

REGISTRATION


EARLY BIRD RATES

Ends Jan. 25, 2017


Member $810
Member additional attendee $785
Nonmember $1,165
State administrator $810
Guest $300

REGULAR RATES

Ends Feb. 19, 2017


Member $910
Member additional attendee $885
Nonmember $1,265
State administrator $910
Guest $350

ONSITE RATES

Begins March 19, 2017


Member $935
Nonmember $1,290
State administrator $935
Guest $400

Included in registration
All meals and events (excluding the scholarship program event) are included in the price of registration. The guest registration does not include educational sessions.

Event cancellation policy
Fifty percent of the registration fee will be refunded for cancellations received prior to Feb. 15, 2017. Cancellations received after Feb. 15, 2017 are not refundable. For more information regarding administrative policies such as complaints and refunds, please contact us at 763-253-4340 or uppo@uppo.org.

AGENDA

The agenda features four education tracks, industry-specific education, and networking opportunities in social and professional settings.

VIEW THE AGENDA

CHOOSE YOUR EDUCATION TRACK

HOTEL & TRAVEL

Stay where you learn

Stay at the JW Marriott Austin, the home base of the 2017 UPPO Annual Conference.

JW Marriott Austin
110 E 2nd Street
Austin, TX 78701

Price per night: $239++

Deadline to reserve a room is Feb. 19, 2017, or until the UPPO room block is filled. We recommend booking as soon as possible.

Book online or by phone 512-474-4777 Hotel code: UPPO Group name: Unclaimed Property Professionals Organization

Getting to Austin

Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (AUS) Approx. 11 miles from the hotel

Ground transportation Please note: Uber and Lyft do not service Austin


Receive a potential discount on your Delta Air Lines airfare ticket to the UPPO Annual Conference by using this discount code NGFE7. Discounts depend on fare category, and are not guaranteed.

Reservations and ticketing are available via www.delta.com or by calling Delta Meeting Network Reservations at 800-328-1111 (fee will apply for booking via telephone). When booking online, select “Book A Trip”, click on “Advanced Search”, and enter the NGFE7 meeting code in the box provided on the Search Flights page.



To receive a discount on your Hertz car rental, use this discount code CV# 05230001 when making a reservation. Advance reservations are recommended, as cars are subject to availability. Rates are based on roundtrip rentals and are guaranteed from one week prior through one week after the UPPO Annual Conference. Make your reservation today by visiting www.hertz.com or calling 800-654-3131.

EVENTS

Welcome Reception

Sunday, March 19; 6 – 7 p.m.
Kick-off the conference with a social event to meet fellow attendees, and discuss compliance solutions with exhibitors. Appetizers and drinks will be served.

Scholarship Program event

Monday, March 20; 5 p.m.
Join us for a 60 minute, history- and humor- filled duck boat tour of downtown Austin. Sights and sounds of Austin will be seen on land and also during a quick splash in Lake Austin. All proceeds will benefit the UPPO Scholarship Program.

$30/person (Includes the tour, snacks, beverages, and duck horns, of course)

Register now. Space is limited.

Tuesday evening event

Tuesday, March 21; 6:30 – 10 p.m.
Get off site and visit the iconic Stubb’s. Enjoy some of Austin’s best barbecue, drinks, networking, and live music. Uptown Drive will entertain us with covers of Motown to current hits.

Transportation from the JW Marriott to Stubb’s Barb-B-Que will be provided.

Austin

Explore Austin while you’re in town!



CPE & CLE

CPE Credits

Max. of 15.5 CPE credits

  • Max. of 3 CPE credits in Audit
  • Max. of 4.5 CPE credits in Specialized Knowledge and Applications
  • Max. of 12.5 CPE credits in Management Advisory Services

Official registry statement: UPPO is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.nasbaregistry.org

Additional information about CPE credits at the Annual Conference.



Questions, suggestions, or formal concerns? Contact us at 763-253-4340 or uppo@uppo.org.

CLE Credits

UPPO will be applying for CLE credit for attendees that complete the following requirements by Dec. 15, 2016:

  • Register and pay for their conference registration
  • During registration, provide the following information:
    • Select the state in which you require CLE credit
    • Provide Court ID or ARDC Number

For those that qualify for CLE and have a financial hardship, please contact the UPPO office at uppo@uppo.org or 763-253-4340 to receive information regarding the CLE financial aid policy. The policy is a CLE credit requirement for the states of New York and Illinois.

Extension of the Dec. 15, 2016 deadline cannot be granted.
Questions, suggestions, or formal concerns? Contact us at 763-253-4340 or uppo@uppo.org.

EXHIBIT & SPONSOR

Support the 2017 Annual Conference

The UPPO Annual Conference is the largest gathering of unclaimed property professionals in the U.S. You’ll increase brand awareness and efficiently build relationships by supporting the conference.

2017 UPPO Annual Conference sponsorship and exhibitor opportunities

Questions? Contact Shannon Wild, 763-253-4341 or shannon@uppo.org


2017 UPPO Annual Conference