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CEPI News and Events

November 2014


What's Happening in the World of Equity Compensation?

The CEPI wanted to make sure you knew about all the exciting events this month in the world of equity compensation. There are many great opportunities to learn more in this constantly changing industry and to earn Continuing Education hours. To view a pdf of this page, click here.


11th Annual CEPI and Silicon Valley NASPP Symposium

 The CEPI and the Silicon Valley Chapter of the NASPP announce the 11th Annual CEPI and Silicon Valley NASPP Symposium: March 24, 2015.  

According to Dee Crosby, Executive Director of the CEPI, “Combining the CEPI Symposium and the Silicon Valley NASPP All Day into one event creates an exceptional opportunity for our attendees and our sponsors.” The event will take place at Santa Clara University. Speaking proposals are being accepted for this event until Nov 7th, so submit your proposal today! Visit our Symposium page for additional details.


CEP Exam Information

Good luck to all CEP candidates getting ready to take the exam on Nov 8th! If someone in your department or company is taking the exam, be sure to offer them your support!

If you would like to take the CEP exam in 2015, registration is now open for the June 6th and November 7th exams.  Exam materials are updated annually however, so please be sure that if you register for a 2015 exam, you wait until materials are ready.  All registered candidates will receive an email to notify them of material availability.  The 2014 study materials list will be updated when 2015 materials become available.

Continuing Education

The CEPI is working on a new portal for industry organizations and CEPs to submit potential activities for consideration of continuing ed credit.  It is currently in the works and will be available soon. Continuing ed activities are being added daily, however, if there are activities that you have participated in that you don’t see listed in the pre-approved activities list, send an email to so that we may add all eligible activities to the list.

Look out for our Continuing Ed email blast coming out mid-month for a list of Continuing Ed activities in your area, throughout the country, and online!

Representing the CEP Designation

Does your business card include your CEP designation?What about your signature line in your email account? Are you representing your CEP designation when you speak at conferences, register for tradeshows and attend industry events? Be sure to include the CEP in your bio, your resume and anywhere you provide your qualifications.You worked hard for those three little letters, don't be afraid to show them!

The CEPI Appreciates You!

Thanksgiving is coming up this month and in this time of gratitude, we think about the things we appreciate and we give thanks for you, our CEP community.  We are grateful for the pleasure of serving such an amazing group of people. 



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