2020 Virtual Conference and Webinar Series
Registration is free. NPEA Membership must be current.
October 20: Virtual Conference
12 -12:30 p.m. EDT - President’s Welcome and Business Meeting
NPEA President, Travis Almond
12:30-1:30 p.m. EDT - Leveraging Technology to Achieve Desired Business Outcomes
More than ever pension organizations face increased pressure to support increased demand on administrative services while working to meet funding gap challenges. The onset of the global pandemic has only exasperated these challenges. In the Leveraging Technology to Achieve Business Outcomes Gartner Consulting will expose some winning solutions where technology can help address these challenges.
We will utilize GoToWebinar for the first two sessions of the day. If you have already registered for the Virtual Conference, no need to register again for the first two sessions. If you have NOT yet registered, please do so by clicking the GoToWebinar link below.
1:45-4:00 p.m. EDT - Annual Membership Roll Call
Please join and share with your peers from across the U.S. Everyone is welcome, even if you did not submit the formal Roll Call document this year, we want to hear from your system.
We will be utilizing GoToMeeting for Roll Call since it will allow everyone to turn on their webcams to see your smiling faces.
EVERYONE will need to register for this session by clicking the GoToMeeting link below. Even if you previously registered for the virtual conference.
November 18: Diversity is More Than Meets the Eye
12 p.m. EST – 1 p.m. EDT
Presenter: Melissa Harris, Employees Retirement Fund of the City of Dallas
NPEA is an organization dedicated to pension communication and this presentation will tap into the communication challenges faced by many pension plans. How well do we communicate with younger employees, employees with varying levels of understanding about finance, employees that don’t have support from their managers to attend pension education classes and many other challenges?
December 16: Washington Update
12 p.m. EST – 1 p.m. EDT
Presenter: Jeannine Markoe Raymond, National Association of State Retirement Administrators
Join us for an update on what is going on in Washington as it relates to the pension industry and other related areas. Jeannine Markoe Raymond is the director of federal relations for the National Association of State Retirement Administrators (NASRA). In this role, she advocates the interests of association members before Congress, the Administration and its many federal agencies, and is a liaison to other professional associations, interest groups and policy organizations. She frequently speaks and writes on federal legislative and regulatory matters and is a contributor to publications on state retirement system policies and administration.
Be on the lookout for videos featuring Robert Klausner’s Legal Update and messages from the NPEA Board that will be sent periodically over the next several months.