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 Construction Industry Benefits Conference

Monday, September 16 - Tuesday, September 17, 2013
The Westin Copley Place, Boston, MA

Registration coming soon!


The Construction Industry Benefits Conference offers a unique opportunity to gather with those who face similar challenges in your industry. This conference is designed to provide a forum for examining the latest trends, sharing experiences and solutions, reviewing legislative and regulatory changes, and considering the most effective strategies for delivering benefits to participants in the construction industry. This conference brings together trustees, administrators and professionals to tackle the administrative and strategic benefits issues of today and tomorrow.

The Construction Industry Benefits Conference and the Collection Procedures Institute run consecutively. Attend both programs and save $200 on your registration. Use discount code MTGDCC when you register.

Session Schedule/Handouts/Speakers

Key Takeaways

  • Learn from your peers who face similar challenges what has and has not worked.
  • Discover the latest trends of what is happening in your industry.
  • Hear from experts what best practices are being implemented.
  • Understand how the latest regulatory changes and legislative initiatives will impact your operation.

Session Topics

  • Economic Update
  • Will Taft-Hartley Plans Survive the Affordable Care Act?
  • Investment Policy and the New World of Investments
  • ACA Update
  • PPA 2013 Edition
  • Fiduciary Responsibility and Prohibited Transactions in the Construction Industry
  • Apprenticeship and Training Programs—Part I: Current Issues
  • Apprenticeship and Training Programs—Part II: Lessons Learned from DOL Audits
  • Communicating With Participants
  • Withdrawal Liability
  • Unique Construction Cases—You Be the Judge
  • Latest on DB/DC/Hybrid Plans
  • Understanding Plan Mergers, Terminations and the Role of PBGC
  • Recruitment and Retention of Trustees
  • Survival Roundtables

Registration Includes

  • Continental breakfast
  • Networking reception

Accompanying Educational Programs

For more information on program content, please contact Tom DeRoche at (262) 373-7648, or

Hotel Information

We are no longer handling reservations for this program.

The Westin Copley Place


For new reservations and changes phone Reservations @ 1-888-627-7216
Rooms & rates based on availability.

Who Should Attend

  • New and experienced trustees who serve on building trade health and pension funds
  • Fund office administrative staff and key personnel
  • Professionals serving the construction industry, including attorneys, accountants, consultants and service providers
  • Apprenticeship training fund trustees and coordinators

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