Canadian Investment Institute

Sunday, September 18 - Wednesday, September 21, 2022
Québec City Convention Centre, Quebec City, QC
Canadian Investment Institute

Overseeing your plan assets and making prudent decisions are two of the most important duties you face as a plan fiduciary. The Canadian Investment Institute is designed for advanced trustees and professionals who have a firm grasp of investment concepts and principles.

Each year the Canadian Investment Institute features global and Canadian economic updates that will help you keep current on recent activities and trends. Other sessions will help build your skills in portfolio oversight and provide timely information about the issues impacting the funds and participants you represent.


Sunday, September 18

  • Keynote: State of the Economy

Monday, September 19

  • Volitility: The Good, The Bad, The Ugly

  • Quest for higher returns - demystifying leverage and shorting

  • Inflation: Whose FAIT is it anyway? Understanding “Flexible Average Inflation Targeting” and implications for portfolios.

  • Culture Shock: Why investors should pay attention to Corporate Culture

  • Canadian energy and resource companies and their commitments to ESG

  • Open Forum ESG Panel

Tuesday, September 20

  • Cryptocurrencies in the Pension: Is it Time to Consider it in Your Portfolios?

  • Geo-political Investments: Re-evaluating China and Russia

  • Making your Fixed Income Allocation Work Harder

  • A New Generation of Benchmarks for Infrastructure Investors

  • Tired of waiting in line? Listed Global REITS and infrastructure equity for liquidity, income and inflation protection

  • Infrastructure Open Panel

Wednesday, September 21

  • Alternative Credit

  • Longevity Pooling

  • Insurance Linked Securities

This conference will build your skills to provide effective trustee oversight of pension investing and your self-confidence in doing so.

Larry Guthrie

Simon Fraser University

Burnaby, Bristish Columbia

Benefits of Attending

  • Learn from leading-edge investment and economic professionals in Canada
  • Choose from a unique mix of investment workshops that provide enhanced opportunities for interaction with speakers
  • Hear what other funds are doing and why.

Who Should Attend

Because the sessions are at an advanced level, we recommend registrants have at least three years of investment education/experience.

  • Experienced labour and management trustees
  • Public sector trustees
  • Administrators
  • Other professionals who have mastered basic investment principles


Speakers will be announced soon.

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Continuing Education

Continuing Education credit for professions and designations MAY be available for attendance at live sessions. You must register for the program and request CE credit at least 60 days prior to the beginning of the program so that the Foundation can seek preapproval from the governing agency.

Note: Requests made for continuing education credit do not guarantee administration of credit. For further information on continuing education credit, please call (262) 786-6710, option 2.

Educational sessions at this program can qualify for CEBS Compliance credit. Visit for additional information.

COVID-19 Safety Protocols

We're excited to be bringing this meeting to an in-person experience. See our safety protocol for details.

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Registration Information

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Registration Information
  Member Nonmember

Through 8/8/2022 C $1,875.00
After 8/8/2022 C $2,175.00 C $2,505.00

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