2018 UPPO Annual Conference
March 4 – 7, 2018
Tampa, Fla.
Tampa Marriott Waterside

Early bird ends Jan. 10, 2018


The 2018 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. 10, 2018


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

REGULAR RATES

Ends Feb. 1, 2018


Member $910
Member additional attendee $885
Nonmember $1,265
State administrator $910
Guest $400

ONSITE RATES

Begins March 4, 2018


Member $935
Nonmember $1,290
State administrator $935
Guest $450

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. 1, 2018. Cancellations received after Feb. 1, 2018, 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

LEARN ABOUT KEYNOTE SPEAKER BUD BOUGHTON

GET TIPS FOR REQUESTING APPROVAL TO ATTEND

HOTEL & TRAVEL

Stay where you learn

Stay at the Tampa Marriott Waterside, the home base of the 2018 UPPO Annual Conference.

Tampa Marriott Waterside
700 South Florida Ave
Tampa, FL 33602

Price per night: $237++

Rooms in the UPPO room block are limited. We recommend booking as soon as possible. Deadline to reserve a room is Feb. 4, 2018, or until the UPPO room block is filled.

Book online or by phone (888) 789-3090 Hotel code: UPPO Group name: Unclaimed Property Professionals Organization

Alternate accommodations

Embassy Suites by Hilton Tampa Downtown Convention Center
513 South Florida Ave
Tampa, FL 33602

Price per night: $239++

Rooms in the overflow UPPO room block are very limited. We recommend booking as soon as possible. Deadline to reserve a room is Feb. 4, 2018, or until the UPPO room block is filled.

Book online or by phone (813) 769-8330 Hotel code: UPPO Group name: Unclaimed Property Professionals Organization

Getting to Tampa

Tampa International Airport (TPA) is approximately 7 miles from the Downtown Tampa Hotels, making all modes of transportation easy and affordable.

Ground Transportation Options

Taxis
Taxi service by Yellow Cab and United Cab is available at the TPA curbside outside the baggage claim level. Follow the overhead signage to the proper doors. Both companies charge the same fares: $2.50, plus $2.40 per mile. The minimum fee from the airport is $15. There is a flat rate fee of $25 to downtown Tampa hotels.

Shared Ride Shuttles
Airport limos and share passenger van service is available through advance reservation or walk-up booking. Enclosed, air conditioned lobbies are available at either end of the baggage claim areas for passengers to wait until shared vans are ready for boarding. Both local companies charge between $22-$25 roundtrip.

Super Shuttle (800) 282-6817 or (727) 572-1111
Blue One (813) 282-7351

EVENTS

Welcome Reception

Sunday, March 4; 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 5; 5 - 6 p.m.
Join us for a 60 minute, guided water taxi and enjoy beautiful views as you cruise along the Tampa Riverwalk, Harbour Island and Channelside Districts. You will truly enjoy all the sights that Tampa has to offer on the Pirate Water Taxi.

All proceeds will benefit the UPPO Scholarship Program.

Cost/person: $35

Register now. Space is limited.

Tuesday Evening Event

Tuesday, March 6; 6:30 – 10 p.m.
Cruise by spectacular mansions and Florida’s largest seaport, in route to beautiful Tampa Bay. You will experience the best views of Tampa’s magnificent and growing skyline! View abundant wildlife from pelicans to pods of dolphins! After dinner enjoy the beautiful Florida weather by networking with friends or by dancing on the lovely lounge deck.

The location to board the yacht is just steps from the Tampa Marriott Waterside.

Tampa

Explore Tampa while you’re in town!



CPE & CLE

CPE Credits

Max. of 14 CPE credits

  • Max. of 2 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. 10, 2017:

  • 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. 10, 2017, deadline cannot be granted.
Questions, suggestions or formal concerns? Contact us at (763) 253-4340 or uppo@uppo.org.

EXHIBIT & SPONSOR

Support the 2018 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.

2018 UPPO Annual Conference sponsorship and exhibitor opportunities

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


2017 UPPO Annual Conference