KNOW YOUR OPTIONS:  Core Strategies for Beginner Options Traders
October 9-10, 2015
San Antonio, Texas Hyatt Regency Riverwalk


Join Jon and Pete Najarian in San Antonio for 2 full days of all new education and trading ideas:

  • Designed for beginning-to-intermediate traders and students
  • Keynote addresses by Jon and Pete Najarian, elite traders and special guest speakers
  • Networking opportunities with Jon, Pete and other options traders
  • All new presentations from senior optionMONSTER Education instructors Ron Ianieri and Bill Johnson
  • Topics include Core Options Strategies and Building a Personalized Trading Plan

This 2-day live event includes detailed educational presentations modeled after our first class optionMONSTER Education Program. Learn from the most elite traders in the business, as they share in-depth insights and techniques for profitably trading the current market environment!

Don't miss your chance to meet the experts you see on CNBC, Yahoo!, and other financial media channels every day!

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Upgrade packagesextremely limited availability, so save your spot now!

VIP  Personal meet-and-greet with Jon, Pete and other investment pros at our VIP cocktail party

 Maverick   Private 1-on-1 coaching session with Jon and Pete, private lunch, junior suite, and much more


Sandy Chaikin More Sandy Chaikin is Co-Founder and head of marketing and communications for Chaikin Analytics, a ground-breaking mobile stock research and analysis platform.
Clint Coons More Clint Coons is a founding partner and Manager of Anderson Business Advisors and Law Group.
CAPT Ed Gallrein III, US Navy (RET) More CAPT Ed Gallrein III, US Navy (RET) is a career Navy SEAL Officer.
Ron Ianieri More Ron Ianieri is the principal instructor for optionMONSTER Education.
Bill Johnson More Bill Johnson is a senior instructor for optionMONSTER Education.
Fahad Khalid More Fahad Khalid is an analyst and writer for optionMONSTER's Open Order service.
Jeff Macke More Jeff Macke hosts Yahoo! Finance's Breakout program.
Travis McGhee More Travis McGhee is Head of Media, optionMONSTER.
Jon Najarian More Jon 'DRJ' Najarian is co-founder of optionMONSTER and tradeMONSTER, co-lead analyst for InsideOptions™, and a CNBC contributor.
Pete Najarian More Pete Najarian is co-founder of optionMONSTER and tradeMONSTER, co-lead analyst for InsideOptions™,and a cast member of CNBC's Fast Money.
David Russell More David Russell is the creator of our researchLAB service. He's also an analyst and reporter for optionMONSTER, including InsideOptions™.


Check in for updates on special guest speakers and presentations.

The Registration Desk will open at 8:00 AM

Friday, Oct. 9

8:00Registration and Networking
8:45Travis McGhee, Head of Media, optionMONSTERWelcoming Remarks
8:50Ron Ianieri, optionMONSTER EducationThe Options Advantage
10:00Bill Johnson, optionMONSTER EducationIntro to Calls and Puts
11:15Sandy Chaikin, Chaikin AnalyticsFind Winning Stocks in 5 Simple Steps
12:15Lunch sponsored by Navy SEAL Foundation
1:15CAPT Ed Gallrein III, US Navy (RET), Navy SEAL FoundationA Disciplined Approach to Success
1:45Bill Johnson, optionMONSTER EducationThe Protective Put
3:00David Russell, optionMONSTERFinding the Right Opportunity
4:00Ron Ianieri, optionMONSTER EducationDay 1 Q&A and Practical Application
5:00Regular session ends
6:00Jon 'DRJ' and Pete NajarianVIP cocktail reception * VIP
* Two-hour event specially reserved for guests with VIP tickets

Saturday, Oct. 10

7:00Breakfast and Networking
7:50Travis McGhee, Head of Media, optionMONSTERWelcoming Remarks
8:00Ron Ianieri, optionMONSTER EducationStock Replacement
9:00Clint Coons, Anderson Business AdvisorsProtecting Your Investments
10:15Ron Ianieri, optionMONSTER EducationIncome Generation
11:15OptionsHouseTools of the Trade
1:00Fahad Khalid, optionMONSTEROption Strategies for Today's Volatile Markets
2:00Jon 'DRJ' Najarian, optionMONSTERKeeping Trading Simple
3:15Jon Najarian, Pete Najarian and guestsKeynote Speaker Panel
4:00Jeff Macke, Yahoo! FinanceSurviving the New Bear Market
5:00Event ends
Agenda subject to change


ILAM San Antonio will be held at the Hyatt Regency San Antonio Riverwalk, directly overlooking the historic Alamo and the picturesque River Walk. Both the main conference program and Friday evening's 'Vix and Mix' cocktail reception, for VIP participants, will take place in spaces dedicated to the optionMONSTER conference.

optionMONSTER has arranged special rates for a limited number of guest rooms. Please note that the cutoff for discounted hotel reservations at the Hyatt Regency is Sept. 25, 2015. Click the button below for discounted room reservations, or call the Hyatt Regency Riverwalk at 210.222.1234 and reference code optionMONSTER to reserve your room at a discounted rate.

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* Hyatt Regency San Antonio Riverwalk:  123 Losoya St, San Antonio, TX 78205

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Hyatt Regency Riverwalk
123 Losoya Street
San Antonio, TX 78205

Driving Directions
From San Antonio International Airport (9 miles/15 minutes): Take 281 S., which will turn into I-37 S. near the downtown area. Follow I-37 S. and exit Houston Street. Turn right on Houston. Proceed 5 blocks to Broadway. Turn left on Broadway and continue down 3 blocks. Our San Antonio River Walk hotel is on the right. (Broadway changes names to Losoya Street).

Discounted parking is available. For more information, please call (210) 222-1234.



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General Admission: $699 General Admission:
  • Keynote address by Jon 'DRJ' Najarian
  • 2 full days including more than 10 exclusive presentations
  • Question & Answer sessions with every speaker
  • Special Q&A panel discussion on Saturday
  • Digital copy of every presentation (at end of conference)
  • Breakfast and lunch included
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General Admission + VIP: $899 VIP:  All General Admission features, plus:
  • Exclusive access to cocktail reception hosted by Jon and Pete Najarian
  • Meet-and-greet with speakers and special guests
  • Heavy hors d'oeuvres and open bar
  • Autographed keepsake picture with Jon and Pete
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Maverick Package: $5,000 Maverick Package: Sold Out Maverick Package:  All General and VIP features, plus:      
  • Private 1-hour trading consultation with Jon or Pete Najarian
  • A private group luncheon on Friday with Jon and Pete Najarian
  • Suite accommodations for 2 nights at Hyatt Regency Riverwalk
  • Arranged limo service between airport and hotel
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