Events & Webcasts

2013 PLANSPONSOR National Conference

Fairmont, Chicago
Jun 04 - 06, 2013

June 4-6, 2013 | The Fairmont Hotel, Chicago, IL 

Now in its eighth year, the PLANSPONSOR National Conference remains a unique collaboration of plan sponsors, retirement plan advisers and providers who are focused on understanding and applying the mostinnovative plan design solutions available.

The conference offers solutions for plan administrators to help them take their plan from where it is now to where the company would like it to be—whether in the area of fund selection, plan design aspects or participant outcomes. 

As a conference attendee, you will benefit from an agenda exclusively developed by the editors of the nation's leading publication about workplace retirement plans, with the expertise of the best minds in the industry. You will come away with actionable ideas about how to improve your employee retirement readiness while making the right decisions for the sponsoring company or organization.

Our 2013 panels highlight the following topics:  

  • Benchmarking retirement plans
  • The role of re-enrollment
  • The latest regulation and legislation
  • Participant education and engagement

As well as discussions about latest developments in:  

  • Target-date funds
  • Retirement income
  • Pension risk transfer
  • Mutual fund alternatives
Click here to register!
KEYNOTE: Carol Waddell

Head of Product and Marketing, J.P. Morgan Retirement Plan Services

Participant Behavior and What It Means to Maximize ItHow engaged are your participants in retirement? What can be done to catch their attention? In this presentation, learn about individual engagement patterns and how to understand participant personas to develop more tailored retirement messages. You will also gain perspective on current media strategies and learn practical techniques to apply knowledge of participant behaviors to your plan.

Pre-conference 401(k) Boot Camp

Tuesday, June 4, 2013,

Again this year we are offering a special pre-conference 401(k) Boot Camp for those who are newer to working with 401(k) programs, or those who simply want to catch up. Please signify that you would like to participate on the registration page.

To view the information and photo gallery from the 2012 event, click here. 

Sponsorship Information: Mike Garity | 617-670-4710 | 

General Information: Carol Popkins | 203-595-3282 |