Professional Development


New for 2017, the Pension Seminar is a half day morning session followed by an afternoon Investment Seminar.  Each Seminars offers 3.5 hours of quality continuing professional development (CPD) as well as the opportunity to network with your peers. 

The Pension Seminar features the following topics:

    1. The effect of a 1 percent decrease in discount rates on pension plan funding;
    2. Discussion of the CIA Notice of Intent on Retirement Age Public Statement; and
    3. The current state of ALM and the role that qualitative factors can play in determining asset mix.

And, don’t miss the update from the Ontario Ministry of Finance on the solvency funding framework being introduced in Ontario for defined benefit pension plans.

Further information about the Investment Seminar sessions and registration can be found here.

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Schedule, session details, and speakers.

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Accommodation and Travel

Information on guest rooms and VIA Rail Canada CIA member discounts.

Organizing Committee

Sincere thanks to our organizing committee for developing timely, relevant, and effective CPD content for all CIA members.

Guest Speaker

Lynn Lawson*, acting director, pension policy branch, Ontario Ministry of Finance

General Information

For more about presentation materials click here.



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