2020 UPPO Annual Conference
March 29 - April 1, 2020
Tucson, Arizona
JW Marriott Starr Pass

The UPPO 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.



Ends Jan. 27, 2020

Member* $825
Member additional attendee $805
Nonmember $1,200
State administrator $825
Guest** $340


Ends Feb. 26, 2020

Member* $925
Member additional attendee $905
Nonmember $1,300
State administrator $925
Guest** $440


Begins March 29, 2020

Member* $975
Nonmember $1,450
State administrator $975
Guest** $490

On-site registration details
UPPO does not limit the number of on-site registrants. However, hotel rooms at our host property are sold out, so we recommend reserving a room at another area hotel before registering for the conference on location. On-site registrants wishing to receive member rates must be listed and active on their company's membership, so verifying membership status before arriving is recommended. On-site registrants wishing to pay in advance may do so using UPPO's "Pay an Invoice" link and including the registrant's name in the invoice section. On-site registrants will need to complete the registration form when arriving at the conference.

Included in registration
All meals and events (excluding the scholarship program event) are included in the price of registration.
*Membership must be current through April 1, 2020, to receive member rate.
**Guests are spouses/partners, family, and friends of attendees who are not UPPO members, are not eligible for membership and are attending the conference in a social capacity only. Industry professionals must register at the attendee rates. 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. 26, 2020. Cancellations received after Feb. 26, 2020, 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.


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






Stay where you learn

Stay at the JW Marriott Starr Pass Hotel & Spa, the home base of the 2020 UPPO Annual Conference.

JW Marriott Starr Pass Hotel & Spa
3800 W. Starr Pass Boulevard
Tucson, AZ 85745

Price per night: $249

Rooms in the UPPO room block are limited. We recommend booking as soon as possible. NOTE: UPPO's room block at our host hotel sold out on Jan. 27. UPPO has arranged for a special group rate of $196 per night at Tucson Marriott University Park, 880 E. 2nd St., Tucson, AZ 85719. Reserve your room using this link, to receive the special UPPO conference rate. Deadline to book is March 2, 2020, or when the UPPO room block is full. View a list of other local hotels.

Getting to Tucson

Eight airlines operate out of the Tucson International Airport (TUS), including: Alaska, Allegiant, American, Delta, Frontier, Southwest, Sun Country and United.

Ground Transportation Options

Tucson International Airport is served by several ground transportation options, including taxis, airport shuttles, limos, ride-sharing services Uber and Lyft, and car rental from Alamo, Avis, Budget, Dollar, Enterprise, Hertz, National and Thrifty. For details on any of these options, visit the airport's ground transportation page.


Welcome Reception

Sunday, March 29; 5:30 - 6:30 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 Events

Monday, March 30; 6 - 7 a.m.
Support the UPPO Scholarship Program with your choice of morning exercise activities:

Hike: Enjoy a hike through Tucson Mountain Park. The guide will educate and interpret the local plant and wildlife of the Sonora Desert.

Yoga: Enhance your well-being when you take a relaxing yoga class on the hotel lawn.

Cost/person: $35
Sleepwalker: $20

Tuesday Evening Event

Tuesday, March 31; 6 - 9:30 p.m.
Set in majestic Tucson Mountain Park, Old Tucson was built as a movie set and has been the site for more than 400 films. Join UPPO at this historic destination for a traditional BBQ dinner, western entertainment and dancing.

Buses leave resort at 6 p.m. and return at 10 p.m.


CPE Credits

Max. of 16 CPE credits

  • Max. of 1 CPE credits in Personal Development
  • Max. of 3 CPE credits in Auditing
  • Max. of 8 CPE credits in Specialized Knowledge
  • Max. of 13 CPE credits in Management Services

Official registry statement: Unclaimed Property Professionals Organization 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. 13, 2019:

  • 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. 13, 2019, deadline will not be granted.
Questions, suggestions or formal concerns? Contact us at (763) 253-4340 or uppo@uppo.org.


Support the 2020 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.

2020 UPPO Annual Conference sponsorship and exhibitor opportunities
View current sponsor and exhibitor list. UPPO member login required.

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


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