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Public Employee Benefits Institute

Monday, June 25 - Wednesday, June 27, 2018
The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, Las Vegas, NV
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The public sector has faced unique challenges in recent years with budget cuts and media attention on benefit plans. The Public Employee Benefits Institute is dedicated to addressing the benefits topics most critical to public plans.

Gather in an intimate environment to hear best practices, discuss issues and share ideas with peers who work with public sector benefit plans.

2017 Topics

These were the sessions from the 2017 conference. We are in the process of developing the sessions for the 2018 program. We hope this conference will deepen your knowledge of the benefits industry as well as your roll as a public employee. Please check back soon.

  • ​Economic Outlook
  • The Opiod Crisis—How Funds Might Respond
  • Pensionomics 2017
  • The Future of ACA
  • Legislative/Regulatory Update for Public Plans
  • Investment Return Assumptions in Public Sector Funds
  • Redesigning Retiree Health Care in the Public Sector
  • Understanding the Rx Industry
  • Trends and Issues in 403(b)/457 Plans
  • Rx Plan Design Options
  • ​The Latest in Investment Strategies in Public Plans
  • PBM Contracts and Contracting
  • Building an Effective Online Strategy
  • Pension Plan Redesign in the Public Sector
  • Public Sector Open Forum
  • Attracting and Retaining Top Talent for Your Board
  • Employee Benefits for the LGBT Community
  • Maximizing Your International Foundation Relationship
  • Financial Wellness in the Public Sector
  • Data Privacy and Security—Be Prepared

Excellent speakers, great location.  I am never disappointed with an International Foundation program.

Sallie Stuvek HR Director
Fairbanks North Star Borough

​Benefits of Attending

  • Learn from industry experts about the latest in the world of benefits—Be prepared for what lies ahead
  • Network with peers who face similar challenges—Learn from their mistakes, benchmark your performance and gather workable ideas and solutions to implement
  • Bring home helpful resource materials to share with colleagues, from sample documents to checklists and case studies—The value of your attendance will continue long after you've left the program

Who Should Attend

This conference is designed for public sector trustees, administrators and staff who work with health and welfare or pension plans.


We are currently working to bring you subject matter experts that will be able to provide insights into the latest about the benefits industry. Please check back soon.

​Accompanying Educational Events

Trustees and Administrators Institutes (June)​

Accounting and Auditing Institute for Employee Benefit Plans

Preconference Information

We are working on developing a preconference program that will be held on Sunday June 24, 2018.

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Continuing Education

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

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Registration Information
  Member Nonmember

Through 5/14/2018 US $1,485.00 US $1,815.00
After 5/14/2018 US $1,785.00 US $2,115.00