53rd Annual Canadian Employee Benefits Conference

Tuesday, September 29 - Thursday, October 8, 2020
International Foundation Training Center, Brookfield, WI
Accounting and Auditing Institute for Employee Benefit Plans


Ignite your learning experience by attending sessions whenever it is convenient for you.

  • Session recordings—Not able to watch the sessions right away? Return to the virtual environment to watch recorded sessions at any time for up to one year. (Please note: attendees must watch sessions live in order to receive CE credit for the session.) 
  • Ask the experts—Answers to questions posed during the sessions will be posted in the virtual conference website as a resource for all attendees.
  • Session handouts and documents—Download session handouts and other resources ahead of time so that you are prepared to follow along with each presentation.
  • Access anytime—The virtual environment will be open 24/7 giving you the opportunity to access everything in the environment on your time.
  • Session Format—This virtual conference includes a mix of live and prerecorded sessions. Live sessions are hosted through Zoom. After registering please watch for emails about access instructions.


Each year, the curriculum is carefully developed by active trustees and administrators along with the industry’s leading authorities in investments, fund management, legal and consulting businesses, and top government and regulatory officials.

La traduction simultanée en français de toutes nos quatre séances principales et de la plénière « Inclusion » sera offerte.

2020 sessions will be announced soon.

​Benefits of Attending

Attend the Annual Conference to stay current with the latest regulatory and legislative changes, learn about approaches to improve your funds and network with others outside of your typical industry or trade.

Who Should Attend

  • Multi-employer fund trustees, administrators, business managers and association leaders
  • Public sector plan trustees and staff
  • Training trust fund trustees and training directors
  • Fund administrators and managers
  • Third-party administrators (TPAs)
  • Benefits consultants
  • Lawyers
  • Accountants
  • Investment managers and consultants
  • Others who are involved in the design, management and administration of pension and benefit trust funds.


  • Catherine Bertheau Cyber Solutions Business Development Lead, Eastern Canada Aon
  • Lisa C. Chamzuk Partner Lawson Lundell LLP
  • Shandy S. McLean, B.S.W., M.Sc. Senior Director, Business Strategies and Professional Services Arete HR Inc.
  • Peter Muldowney Senior Vice President Connor, Clark & Lunn Financial Group
  • Bob Romphf Chair Healthcare Employees’ Benefits Plan (HEBP)
  • Hugh H. Wright Partner McInnes Cooper
  • Mark Zigler Partner Koskie Minsky LLP

Continuing Education

Each session is worth one credit toward CEBS Compliance. You will need to self-report your attendance, depending on how many full sessions you watch. 

Insurance Continuing Education (CE) credits are not available in Quebec. For other provinces, CE credits may be available for live sessions only, when viewed during the live airing.

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Registration Information
  Member Nonmember

C $695.00 C $845.00