CalPERS Educational Forum

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The CalPERS Educational Forum is free, informative, and completely online. Join us October 19-20.

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The CalPERS Educational Forum is an annual event to help employers just like you receive in-depth education on how to best administer CalPERS benefits to their employees.

Want to know what to expect? Here are three things you ought to know:

  • Date: October 19-20, 2021
  • Taking place online – no travel required
  • Registration is free.

Over the course of two information-packed days, you’ll be able to:

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Schedule at A Glance

Tuesday, October 19, 2021

Time Activity
9:15–9:45 a.m. Event Help Desk Open
9:45–10:45 a.m. Opening Session
11:00–12:00 p.m. CalPERS 101: More Than Just A Retirement System
Membership Arrears & myCalPERS Enhancements
What Your Actuary Wants You to Know
12:00–1:00 p.m. Lunch Break Consultations & Exhibits Open
1:00–2:00 p.m. Retirement Business Rules
Get the Facts for Hiring Third-Party Employees & Independent Contractors
The Triple Focus of Health Care
2:15–3:15 p.m. Basic Health Business Rules
MOU Labor Agreement Review Q&A
Understanding & Managing Future Pensions Costs
3:15–4:00 p.m. Consultations & Exhibits Open

Wednesday, October 20, 2021

Time Activity
10:00–10:30 a.m. Event Help Desk Open
10:30–11:30 a.m. Advanced Health Business Rules: An In-Depth Guide for Health Benefits Officers
Asset Liability Management (ALM) – Where We Were & Where We’re Going
Taking the Complexity Out of Working After Retirement
11:30–1:00 p.m. Lunch Break Consultations & Exhibits Open
1:00–2:00 p.m. Survivor Benefits, Beneficiary Designations & Power of Attorney
Social Security Coverage & Compliance Errors
2:15–3:15 p.m. Disability Retirement Benefits: What You Need to Know
Membership & Compensation Panel
Pension Hot Topics
3:00–3:30 p.m. Consultations & Exhibits (Closes at 3:30 p.m.)

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