Springfield, MO, March 02, 2016 --(PR.com
)-- Pension Focus 2016 announces the speaker line-up for its annual conference at Chateau on the Lake, Branson, Missouri on May 19th and 20th, 2016. Sponsored by Pension Consultants, Inc. of Springfield, Missouri, this conference will feature the latest updates in retirement plan oversight and monitoring.
Keynote speaker, Fred Barstein, is the Editor-in-Chief for 401kTV, a leading resource for financial professionals responsible for creating and maintain retirement benefit programs for their company employees. He also writes the "Inside the Marketplace" column for NAPA Net the Magazine. Fred was the driving force behind the launch of NAPA Net in 2012 and NAPA Net the Magazine in 2013, serving as their first Editor-in-Chief. His session “Ahead of Corporate Retirement Trends” will review the history of corporate retirement planning, the problems companies face, and innovative ways to solve these problems using behavioral finance.
The conference will once again provide breakout sessions for plan administrators and plan fiduciaries, and a roundtable Q&A discussion. Additional Pension Focus 2016 Conference sessions and speakers are as following:
Exclusive View of What's Ahead in 2016
Brian Jacobsen, Ph.D., CFA, CFP®
Wells Fargo Funds Management, LLC
ERISA Fiduciary Duties related to Plan Investments, Enforcement Initiatives and Voluntary Correction
John Mayer, U.S. Department of Labor - Employee Benefits Security Administration
Stock Investment in DC Plans - Does prior market experience play a role?
Rui Yao, University of Missouri
Learning from the Courts
Eric Namee, Hinkle Law Firm LLC
Plan Administrator Breakout Session: What you Should be Doing - Common Problems and Best Practices
Brandon Long, McAfee & Taft
Plan Fiduciary Breakout Session: Top Ten Mistakes Fiduciaries Make, With or Without Looking
Mike Conger & Hannah DeLuca, Polsinelli
Pension Focus is nationally registered and is continuing education available. For more information, visit our website at www.pensionfocus.org.
About Pension Focus
Pension Focus is a non-profit Public Benefit Corporation with the exclusive purpose of informing sponsors and fiduciaries engaged in the retirement plan industry. The organization educates plan sponsors, administrators, accountants, and record keepers with respect to the creation, management and maintenance of 401(k), 403(b) and defined benefits plans.
For more information visit www.pensionfocus.org