2021 Upcoming Programs for US and Canada

As an organization that has provided education to the benefits industry for more than six decades, we remain fully committed to meet you wherever you are in 2021—through a variety of timely, educational programming. Stay ahead of compliance changes and benefit trends by attending a program in 2021.


Download a comprehensive list of face-to-face 2021 programs in an easily printable PDF format for our U.S. Offerings or Canadian Offerings.
The following list is tentative and subject to change. Visit www.ifebp.org/education for the most current information.

2021 US Programs          

  • Evidence, Insight and Strategy for Optimizing Health Benefits—May 11-13, 2021 | Boston, MA
  • Washington Legislative Update—May 17-18, 2021 | Washington, D.C.
  • 30th Annual Health Benefits Conference & Expo (HBCE)—May 25-27, 2021 | Clearwater Beach, FL
    • Certificate Series: Total Rewards and Workforce Strategies—May 24-25, 2021 | Clearwater Beach, FL 
  • CONNECT Global Benefits Summit—June 7-9, 2021 | Boston, MA
  • Trustees and Administrators Institute—June 28-July 2, 2021 | San Diego, CA
    • Accounting and Auditing Institute for Employee Benefit Plans
    • Trustees and Administrators Institute
    • Public Employee Benefits Institute
    • New Trustees Institute—Level I: Core Concepts
    • New Trustees Institute—Level II: Concepts in Practice
    • Essentials of Multiemployer Trust Fund Administration
  • Certificate Series—July 12-17, 2021 | Chicago, IL
    • Health Benefit Plan Basics
    • Organizational Strategies for Health and Financial Wellness
    • Basics of Employee Benefits Administration
    • Retirement Plan Basics
    • Total Rewards and Workforce Strategies
    • Funding and Finance of Health Benefits
    • Basic Compensation Concepts
    • Health Care Cost Management
    • Communicating Employee Benefits
  • Certificate in Global Benefits Management—July 12-16, 2021 | Chicago, IL
  • Certificate of Achievement in Public Plan Policy (CAPPP®)—July 13-16, 2021 | Chicago, IL
    • Pensions—Part I
    • Pensions—Part II
  • Fraud Prevention Institute for Employee Benefit Plans—July 19-20, 2021 | Nashville, TN
  • 40th Annual ISCEBS Employee Benefits Symposium—September 19-22, 2021 | Minneapolis, MN
  • 31st Annual Art & Science of Health Promotion Conference—September 27-October 1, 2021 | Hilton Head Island, SC
  • Certificate Series—September 27-October 2, 2021 | Orlando, FL
    • Health Care Cost Management
    • Retirement Plan Basics
    • Basics of Employee Benefits Administration
    • Health Benefit Plan Basics—
    • Investment Basics
    • Total Rewards and Workforce Strategies
    • Ancillary Benefit Plans
    • 401(k) Plans
    • Organizational Strategies for Health and Financial Wellness
    • Communicating Employee Benefits
  • 67th Annual Employee Benefits Conference—October 16-20, 2021 | Denver, CO
    • Administrators Masters Program (AMP®)
    • Administrators Masters Program (AMP) for Graduates
    • Trustees Masters Program (TMP)
    • Certificate of Achievement in Public Plan Policy (CAPPP)—Pensions—Part I
    • New Trustees Institute—Level II: Concepts in Practice
    • New Trustees Institute—Level I: Core Concepts
    • TMP Advanced Leadership Summit
  • Construction Industry Benefits Conference—November 8-9, 2021 | New Orleans, LA
  • Collection Procedures Institute—November 10-11, 2021 | New Orleans, LA

2021 Canadian Programs

  • Canadian Legal and Legislative Update—May 12-13, 2021 | Ottawa, ON
  • French Canadian Investments Institute—May 20, 2021 | Montreal, QC
  • CONNECT Global Benefits Summit—June 7-9, 2021 | Boston, MA
  • Canadian Public Sector Pensions and Benefits Conference—June 15-16, 2021 | Toronto, ON
    • Foundations of Trust Management Standards (FTMS®)
    • Advanced Trust Management Standards (ATMSTM)— Sessions A and B
    • Master of Trust Management Standards (MTMS)—Sessions A and B
  • Certificate in Global Benefits Management—July 12-16, 2021 | Chicago, IL
  • Canadian Health and Wellness Innovations Conference—July 18-21, 2021 | Victoria, BC
  • Fraud Prevention Institute for Employee Benefit Plans—July 19-20, 2021 | Nashville, TN
  • Advanced Trust Management Standards (ATMS)—Sessions A and B—August 7-8, 2021 | St. John’s, NL
  • Canadian Investment Institute—August 8-11, 2021 | St. John’s, NL
  • 40th Annual ISCEBS Employee Benefits Symposium—September 19-22, 2021 | Minneapolis, MN
  • Certificate in Canadian Benefit Plans—September 27-29, 2021 | Boston, MA
  • 54th Annual Canadian Employee Benefits Conference—November 21-24, 2021 | Las Vegas, NV
    • Foundations of Trust Management Standards (FTMS)
    • Advanced Trust Management Standards (ATMS) Sessions A and B
    • Master of Trust Management Standards (MTMS)— Sessions A and B
    • MTMS Advanced Leadership Summit