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GEO's Member Benefits

GEO membership helps you stay ahead of global equity issues by being:

  • Better informed about the fast-changing factors that affect your company, clients and employees, such as legislation, regulation, employment practices and culture
  • Better connected through meeting and developing relationships with other issuers and providers around the world and in your local country and region


Member Benefits Include


Exclusive Member-only Networking Site

GEOconnect - Where GEO Members Come Together


Global Equity Organization


Learn more about GEO Membership!


Download the Guide to Your GEO Membership Benefits today.



Local Chapters

International Network of Member-run Local Chapters

  • Opportunities to learn about and share best practices with peers and other industry professionals
  • Regular calendar of meetings, developed and organized by members
  • Presentations available for download


Online Resources

Exclusive Member-only Access to Articles and Updates Covering 68 Countries

  • Global and local updates submitted by members on legislative, regulatory and employment changes affecting stock plans
  • Articles of interest, ranging from academic papers to corporate communications
  • Presentations from past local and regional events and the annual GEO Conference

Web Seminars

  • Regular, free webcasts on different aspects of global stock plan design, implementation and administration
  • Presentations can be downloaded for post-event viewing


Educational and Networking Events

GEO's Annual Conference

  • Attracts more than 450 international delegates
  • Presentations from providers and issuers
  • Workshops and case studies
  • Opportunities for networking
  • Exclusive issuer-only session
  • GEO Awards ceremony to recognize and honor excellence in companies of all sizes who operate global equity plans, and their advisor/providers
  • Opportunities for sponsorship
  • Online archive of all past conferences

Regional and One-Day Events

  • Held in the US, EMEA and Asia Pacific regions
  • Typically one-day
  • Opportunities for sponsorship
  • Open to non-member companies and firms interested in membership