First held in 1982, the Options Industry Conference is an annual event jointly hosted by the U.S. Options Exchanges – ISE; BOX; CBOE; Nasdaq OMX; NYSE Euronext; – and The Options Clearing Corporation. Hosting responsibilities rotate among the exchanges and include venue selection, conference program and activities and all logistics planning. The conference is attended by representatives from all segments of the options business, including institutional and retail firm sales, strategy and trading professionals, buy-side end users, liquidity provider organizations, technology services representatives and exchange decision makers and key personnel, both domestic and international. The conference is traditionally held in late April or early May.
The 2018 conference will be held at the Omni AmCelia Island Plantation on May 2 to 4.
The 2017 conference was held in the Camelback Inn Resort in Scottsdale, AZ from May 8-11, 2017.
The 2016 conference was held May 11 to 13, 2016 at the Terranea Resort, Rancho Palos Verdes, USA.
The Options Industry Conference was held in Miami Beach, USA on May 6 to 8, 2015.
The 2014 conference was held April 30 – May 2, 2014 in Austin, TX.
The 31st Annual Options Industry Conference was held at the Green Valley Ranch Resort and Spa in Las Vegas.
The 30th Annual Options Industry Conference was held May 3-5, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana.
The 29th Annual Options Industry Conference was held May 12-14, 2011 at the Westin Savannah Harbor Golf Resort & Spa and the Savannah International Trade & Convention Center in Savannah, Georgia.
The 28th Annual Options Industry Conference was held April 29 - May 1, 2010, at the JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa in Phoenix, Arizona.