Registration Information

GEO's 18th Annual Conference was open to all individuals interested in attending the event. Registration fees are based on an attendee's GEO membership category and status at the time of registration. For your convenience, we have several registration options available. Please note that registration fees must be paid in full by the deadline to receive early discounts.

Go Ahead, Rome a Little…

Attendees Ejoyed GEO's Exclusive Vatican City Tour and Dinner Reception in Piazza Navona

GEO's 2017 Annual Conference included our own private after-hours guided Vatican City Tour on Wednesday the 26th of April. Following the Opening Reception, all GEO delegates were be guided through the Vatican Museums to savor the detail of the Eternal City's most sublime treasure in peace and quiet as they were meant to be experienced – with no crowds, no waiting in line and no distractions. This unique opportunity was one few people will ever experience and provided insight into one of the most important historical and religious destinations in the world. GEO's Vatican City Tour was followed by a dinner reception at Rome's most famous Piazza, Navona Square, overlooking Bernini's Fountain of the Four Rivers.

The Vatican

This event was inclusive and open to all GEO delegates and their guests. The Vatican City Tour and Reception was complimentary for all registered issuer attendees and Vatican City Event Sponsors. This event was also open to guests of registered attendees for an additional fee.

Vatican City Event Partner Sponsors

Corporate Issuers
Corporate Issuers are defined as individuals employed by companies that provide equity-based plans and programs as part of employee compensation. Learn more about becoming an Issuer member of GEO.


Providers / Advisors
Provider/Advisor Firms provide services to companies providing employee equity compensation plans. Learn more about becoming a provider member of GEO. You must be a Provider Member of GEO to attend this event.


Academic: Individuals who are affiliated with any non-profit educational or research institutions are welcome to a complimentary GEO Academic membership.


Government: Individuals who are affiliated with a national or international government agency/regulatory body are welcome to a complimentary GEO Government membership.


VAT: All prices are subject to 22% Italy VAT. VAT circumstances vary by business and location. Please contact your tax advisor for further guidance. Conference registrants who are not Italian tax payers may be eligible for refund of VAT remitted on registrations via a tax reclaim process. If you are in need of assistance in this area, please contact GEO for further information.

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