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19 November 2015
Berlin, Germany

GEO's 2015 Pan European Regional Event

GEO was pleased to present our 2015 Pan European Regional Event on 19 November 2015, in the beautiful city of Berlin. This year's event promised insightful keynotes, a schedule packed with useful content, knowledgeable speakers and high caliber attendees.

Delegates left equipped with tips to improve their operations through exceptional knowledge, shared experiences and access to tools they can use immediately.

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Tag der Teilhabe

GEO was pleased to announce the Tag der Teilhabe, a special event addressing employee participation in equity ownership in Germany, held on 20 November, immediately following GEO’s Pan European Regional Event. GEO arranged for special pricing for GEO members wishing to attend both events. See the Tag der Teilhabe website for further information. While the event was offered in German, translation services were available for select sessions.

GEO 2013 Pan European Regional Event | Berlin, Germany

About the Pan European Regional Event

GEO's Pan European Regional Event is one of the world's premier educational and networking opportunities for strategic-minded employee share plan and executive compensation professionals.

A Unique Event Experience

  • More senior-level professionals and decision makers in attendance

  • Valuable networking opportunities to promote your organization and support your career development

  • Opportunity to build visibility as an industry expert

  • A highly efficient way to meet and learn from peers around the globe

  • A low cost way to access valuable information and grow your business

More Reasons than Ever to Be Involved

The event featured a schedule packed with useful content, knowledgeable speakers and high caliber attendees. Here are just some of the reasons that the event was an experience not to be missed:

  • JOIN senior equity compensation professionals

  • LEARN from the keynote speeches, live case studies and 50+ specialist sessions

  • BE INSPIRED by the industry’s leading experts

  • CONNECT with new vendors and/or clients and build your visibility as an industry expert

  • EXPERIENCE a relaxed, friendly and welcoming atmosphere in an intimate venue

  • SUPPORT your career development and earn CE/CPD hours

  • NETWORK with peers


Who Will Attend?

GEO's Pan European Regional Event typically attracts delegates primarily from across Europe.

Attendees include employees of companies who offer equity compensation as part of their company's compensation packages and serve in the roles of analyst, manager, senior manager, director, senior director, vice president and various other executive level positions in functions such as human resources, accounting, finance, tax and stock plan administration. The delegate population also includes employees and management of the top companies providing services to companies who offer share plans.


What Attracts Delegates?

“If you want to share your experiences in equity-based compensation with international experts, then GEO is the perfect place for you.”

— Marc Muntermann, Director of Global Share Programs, Siemens AG

“As a worldwide share plan manager for a French-based international company, I always find that GEO's events deal with each and every issue that we and our clients are confronted with.”

— Franck Duez, LTI Plan Management & Participants – Director, Banque Transatlantique

“As a provider of share plan services, GEO events present my company with many sought after opportunities with potential clients, as well as partnerships with other service providers.”

— Jon Burg, Partner, Radford, an Aon Hewitt Company

“I consistently return from GEO events with an actionable idea or new connection that provides real value to my company.”

— Clinton Shoap, Global Process Manager, Global HR Operations, Cargill

“The depth and range of topics covered and the global reach of the delegates and speakers is extremely impressive.”

— Eric Bachellereau, EVP, Executive Management, Compensation, Benefits & International Mobility, Veolia Environnement

“This industry is always evolving and I find that not only is GEO on top of the new trends, but they are able to attract household named companies to share best practices.”

— Jill Stipanov, TRM Communications & Equity Compensation Manager, QUALCOMM Incorporated

“GEO’s events are a wonderful opportunity for participants to benchmark best practices and approaches with colleagues around the world and bring back valuable information that will help them take the administration of their companies’ equity programs to the next level.”

— Erron Smith, Senior Director, Executive Compensation and Global Equity, Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.