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35th Annual ISCEBS Employee Benefits Symposium

Sunday, September 18 - Wednesday, September 21, 2016
Hilton Baltimore, Baltimore, MD

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cover_symp16.png​For 35 years, the Symposium has been the must-attend event for thousands of corporate benefits professionals. Designed with a variety of U.S., Canadian and globally oriented sessions, the Symposium is an unparalleled opportunity to learn from and alongside hundreds of industry colleagues, experts and leaders. Solution-oriented workshops, discussions, case studies and strategic sessions offering practical, timely takeaways are designed with your professional needs in mind.



  • Health care costs and reform
  • Retirement Security
  • Employee engagement and retention
  • Compliance


This is the best conference I have attended. Unlike many other conferences, each session was relevant to what I do in my position. This will be my conference of choice.

Kathryn Colantonio, GBA HR Benefits Group Leader

​Benefits of Attending

  • Each session delivers valuable and practical ideas and solutions that you can immediately take back to the office:
  • Customized education. Sessions are grouped into health, retirement, strategic benefits and human resources, and Canadian benefit tracks.
  • Numerous opportunities to interact with an experienced and diverse group of industry practitioners.
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Who Should Attend

The Symposium is one of the largest gatherings of credentialed benefits professionals in the country. Attendees represent corporations, consulting firms, health care organizations, hospitals, banks, insurance companies, investment and administration firms, jointly trusteed and public employee benefit plans, law firms and other organizations involved with employee benefits.


Attend sessions by various speakers including: benefits practitioners, consultants, attorneys and other specialists.

The keynote presenters are:

Christopher ChanInnovation Imagineer, Mercer, San Francisco, California

Linda NazarethEconomist, Senior Fellow for Economics and Population Change, Macdonald-Laurier Institute, Ottawa, Ontario

James A. KleinPresident, American Benefits Council, Washington, D.C.

Mitch FrazerPartner, Torys LLP, Toronto, Ontario

Katherine Hesse, CEBSPartner, Murphy Hesse Toomey & Lehane, Boston, Massachusetts

Lisa ChamzukPartner, Lawson Lundell, Vancouver, British Columbia

​Additional Information

Registration Includes:
  • Access to more than 50 sessions over 2½ days 
  • All handouts provided electronically
  • Extensive networking opportunities with more than 500 attendees
  • Continental breakfast on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
  • Lunch on Monday and Tuesday
  • CEBS Conferment Reception (open to all attendees, speakers and guests) on Sunday
  • Welcome Reception on Monday.

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Continuing Education

Educational sessions at this program can qualify for CEBS continuing professional education (CPE) credit.
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Registration Information

Register before August 5, 2016 and save $100! Click here to register today.