WASHINGTON, Feb. 15, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Kaplan Financial Education will be the Title Sponsor of this year's CFP Board Registered Programs Conference, continuing their commitment to supporting financial planning education and growth of CFP® certification.
The conference, which is being held February 22-23 in Arlington, Virginia, will convene the country's leading financial planning programs for in-depth sessions and discussions about best practices in delivering financial planning education, especially for NextGen audiences.
"We are pleased to be the Title Sponsor of the conference. This is a unique opportunity to be among our peers in financial planning education, learning from one another and developing new relationships that will help our program and our students," said Kaplan Senior Vice President of Product Strategy Joyce Schnur.
This will be the eighth conference that has been held since CFP Board moved from Denver to Washington, D.C. in 2007. The conference continues to evolve and expand into one of the premier events for financial planning education. This is the first year that Kaplan has sponsored the conference.
"Kaplan's participation as a title sponsor is a demonstration of their commitment to financial planning education excellence," said Mary Kay Svedberg, PhD, CFP Board's Director of Education. "We thank them for their assistance with this conference and the opportunities it will afford others to learn and network."
ABOUT CFP BOARD
The mission of Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. is to benefit the public by granting the CFP® certification and upholding it as the recognized standard of excellence for competent and ethical personal financial planning. The Board of Directors, in furthering CFP Board's mission, acts on behalf of the public, CFP® professionals and other stakeholders. CFP Board owns the certification marks CFP®, Certified Financial Planner™, CFP® (with plaque design) and CFP® (with flame design) in the U.S., which it awards to individuals who successfully complete CFP Board's initial and ongoing certification requirements. CFP Board currently authorizes nearly 80,000 individuals to use these marks in the U.S. For more information about CFP Board, visit www.CFP.net.
ABOUT KAPLAN FINANCIAL EDUCATION
Kaplan Financial Education delivers license exam prep, professional development, and CE programs for the insurance, securities, and financial planning industries. Through classroom training, online courses, and self-study options, Kaplan helps students pass exams and maintain licensing with study materials that satisfy almost any learning style and budget. Learn more at www.kaplanfinancial.com.
SOURCE Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc.