2019 Conference Agenda

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Saturday, October 19, 2019

3:30 - 4:30 pm
Pre-Conference Session | Pension Administration System Implementation A to Z 

4:45 - 6:15 pm
Systems Roll Call | Latest News from NPEA Member Systems

6:30 - 8:30 pm
Opening Reception

Sunday, October 20, 2019

8 am - Noon
Vendor Exhibits

9 am - Noon
InFRE Pre-Conference Workshop | Fundamentals of Retirement Income Management, CRC4 
Michael Wilson, CFP | Integrity Financial Planning

Lunch (on your own)

7 - 9 pm
Dinner (provided)

Monday, October 21, 2019

7:30 - 8:30 am
Breakfast (provided)

8 am - 4 pm
Vendor Exhibits

8:30 - 8:35 am
President's Welcome 
Travis Almond, Director of Member Services/Communications | South Dakota Retirement System

8:35 - 9:45 am
KEYNOTE | Half the World's On Acid
Chad Carden | The Carden Group

9:45 - 10:45 am
Pensionomics  
Dan Doonan, Executive Director | National Institute on Retirement Security

11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Leadership Development, Part 1
Diana Lowe, Social & Emotional Intelligence Certified Coach, Leadership Development | DianaLowe.com 

12:30 - 1:30 pm
Lunch (provided)

1:30 - 2:30 pm
Leadership Development, Part 2 - Group Exercise
Diana Lowe, Social & Emotional Intelligence Certified Coach, Leadership Development | DianaLowe.com

2:45 - 5 pm
CONCURRENT BREAKOUT SESSIONS WITH FACILITATORS

  • Retirement System Marketing Plan
    Lisa Scott, Communications Specialist | The Employees' Supplementary Retirement System of Fairfax County (Virginia)
  • Money Smart
    Bobbie N. Gray, Supervisory Community Affairs Specialist | Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation
  • Communicating the Value of Pensions & Public Service 
    Jeff Pabst, Education and Outreach Coordinator | Missouri Local Government Employees Retirement System

Dinner (on your own)

Tuesday, October 22, 2019

8 am - 4 pm
Vendor Exhibits

7:30 - 8:15 am
Breakfast (provided)

8:30 - 8:45 am
Annual Business Meeting

8:45 - 9:45 am
Retirement Security
Joshua Gotbaum, Guest Scholar for Economic Studies | Brookings Institution 

10 - 11:00 am
National Pension Case Law Update  
Robert Klausner, Esq. | Klausner, Kaufman, Jensen & Levinson, P.A.

11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Federal Update on Retirement Issues  
Tom Lussier, President | LGV&A

12:00 - 1:00 pm
Lunch (provided)

1:00 - 2:00 pm
Aging with Dignity
Paul Malley, President | Aging with Dignity

2:15 - 3:15 pm
Taking the Mystery out of Measurement 
Cindy Crescenzo | Crescenzo Communications 

3:30 - 4:30 pm
Best Practices, Trends and Great Tactics 
Steve Crescenzo | Crescenzo Communications

7:00 - 9:00 pm
Dinner (provided)

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Departure Day. Safe travels!