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Wednesday, July 12 (all day)
Thursday, July 13 (all day)
Friday, July 14 (conference ends at 12:30 p.m.)

It's a year of big changes. Here's the best way to learn what you need to know, network with your peers, and ask the experts your trickiest questions. A panel of leading attorneys at our annual summer conference will address advanced compliance issues for employer health and cafeteria plans, account-based plans, and wellness programs. We'll also cover the latest legislative and regulatory developments, plus best practices for plan design and administration. Don't miss this information-packed conference.

To Register: Call 800.231.1860 or Register Online

Conference Details 2017

CPE Information
Level: Advanced
Prerequisites: Knowledge of cafeteria plans and health and welfare benefits
CPE Credits: 20
Field of Study: Specialized Knowledge

Who Should Attend?

This Conference is designed for professionals with cafeteria plans and employee benefits experience, including benefits professionals, human resource and benefits managers, plan sponsors, TPAs, insurance professionals, attorneys, benefits consultants, government officials, and accountants. Attendees at last year's 2016 Conference represented organizations that sponsor, advise, or provide services for hundreds of thousands of benefit arrangements covering millions of employees across the United States.

Course Materials and Continuing Education Credit

Your course materials will include a copy of the slides and other timely and useful information.

Continuing Education Credit Information

2017 Conference Agenda

Our 2017 Agenda ensures we'll have plenty of time to address the impact of regulatory and legislative changes expected during 2017, as well as other hot topics (such as QSEHRAs, and the privacy implications of wellness programs), and interactive panel discussions (submit your questions in advance!). Click here for the detailed Agenda (PDF).

Please note: As always, the conference agenda is subject to change for late-breaking developments and as may otherwise be necessary.

Customer Comments From Prior Conferences

“Great conference! Attended to gain overall insight into group health plans and general benefits. Accomplished this plus gained a great deal of detailed cafeteria plan information.”

“This, by far, is the best faculty for a conference that I have attended. Great speakers, fun to listen to, used real-life examples.”

“EBIA always translates complicated regulations into easy to understand formats.”

“Fantastic speakers with the best Powerpoint slides in the business.”

“The collegiality among the speakers is unparalleled compared with any other conference I have attended.”

“The best seminar I have attended. Complete, accurate, up to the minute—and understandable.”

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The EBIA conference features top-notch speakers with years of legal and compliance experience advising on cafeteria plan and benefits issues.

Venue and Hotel Information

Conference Location:

Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines
10950 North Torrey Pines Road
La Jolla, CA 92037
Venue website


Guest Rooms:
We have reserved a limited number of guest rooms at a group rate of $239 per night. (You may choose to upgrade to a room with a golf course view for $269 per night, or to extend your stay subject to availability.)

To make hotel reservations by phone:
Call the Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines at 858-558-1500, and select extension "0" for in house reservations. You will need the group code for Conference attendees: TRM17

To make online hotel reservations:
If you need the group code for Conference attendees, it is TRM17.
Reserve hotel room online here.

Cut-off date:
If any guest rooms remain in the reserved block after June 18, 2017, the rooms will be released at that time. 

Other Hotel Options:
Please click here (PDF) for additional hotel locations around the conference venue.


First Registrant: $1,289
Additional Registrants ordered at the same time: $1,160 each
To Register: Call 800.231.1860 or Register Online

You can make a substitution for the same location and course at any time without penalty. If you need to cancel there is a $100 cancellation fee when you give us at least 10 business days notice. If you give less than 10 business days notice, your tuition is forfeited.

Conference Location

Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines
10950 N. Torrey Pines Rd
La Jolla, CA 92037
Venue website

Conference Pricing

2-1/2 Day Conference

• First Registrant:

• Additional Registrants ordered at the same time:
    $1,160 each

To Register:
Call 800.231.1860
or Register Online