​CEBS graduates are recognized at a conferment ceremony and reception.  The ceremony is held at the annual Employee Benefits Symposium.  The Symposium is a 2 1/2-day educational program open to all Society members, designees and International Foundation corporate members who work for plan sponsors. It includes general sessions and interactive workshops tailored to meet the needs of benefits professionals. CEBS students who have earned the CMS, GBA or RPA designation or who have completed at least one course are eligible to register for the Symposium.