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November 15-18, 2020
August 16-19, 2020
Halifax, Nova Scotia
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increasingly diverse and older workforce composition, the growth in
precarious work and rapid technological changes are posing unique
challenges for administrators and trustees of pensions and benefits plans.
The Canadian Legal and Legislative Update covers recently enacted and proposed legislation as well as regulations pertaining to pensions and benefits. This two-day conference is an opportunity to learn from and interact with industry experts and to develop your understanding of the most critical issues in Canada. Get the latest information you need to make informed decisions while learning how legislative changes affect your funds.
This conference features interactive panels throughout. To get the most out of these sessions, come prepared with questions to interact directly with the experts, be ready to exhange views and information, experience a collaborative atmosphere and engage with peers.
• Pension Update—Recent Developments and Expected Changes
• What’s Changing in Benefits—Legislative Update
• Legislative Update Panel
• When Is It Permissible to Discriminate?
• Discrimination in Benefit Plans— What Should Trustees Do?
• Panel—Benefits Discrimination
• Keynote: Can You Trust Your Cyber Parachute?
• Prescription Drugs: Implications from USMCA and Beyond
• Privacy, Data and Cybersecurity: Evolving Considerations for Group Plan Management
• Claims Fraud—New World Trends and Solutions
• Cybersecurity and Fraud Panel
• Member Communications—Legal Obligations and Risks
• Communications—Manage Risk While Empowering Plan Members
• Finding Solutions in the Haze
Session Details and Handouts
I have always felt that this program helps me to meet my compliance and regulatory obligations. And the program introduced me to the "new" best practices.
Laurie Caforio Senior Manager Pensions and Benefits ATB Financial
This program is especially designed for labour and management trustees, public service trustees, professional advisors and corporate plan sponsors.
Speakers will be announced soon.
Claudiu Popa Security Privacy and Cyberfraud Risk Advisor and CEOInformatica CorporationToronto, Ontario
Hon. A. Anne McLellan, P.C, O.C, A.O.E. Senior AdvisorBennett Jones LLPEdmonton, Alberta
David Earle President and CEO British Columbia Trucking AssociationLangley, British Columbia
Chief ActuaryMorneau ShepellToronto, Ontario
René Beaudry, FICA, FSAAssociéNormandin BeaudryMontréal, Québec
Associate ProfessorSprott School of BusinessCarleton UniversityOttawa, Ontario
Shane E. Doucet, M.A.PrincipalWilliam & Jensen, PLLCWashington, D.C.
Plan now to attend the following programs that will be held prior to this conference.
Foundations of Trust Management Standards (FTMSTM)May 9-11, 2016
Advanced Trust Management Standards (ATMSTM) Session AMay 10-11, 2016
Programs sponsored by the International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans are consistently accepted for credit by agencies governing continuing education for license renewal and professional recertification.
For additional information, visit our continuing education (CE) web page or contact us by phone at (262) 786-6710, option 2.
Educational sessions at this program can qualify for CEBS Compliance credit. Visit www.cebs.org/compliance for additional information.
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