NAGDCA Seeks Qualified Speakers for the 2012 Annual Conference
The National Association of Government Defined Contribution Administrators (NAGDCA) is now seeking moderators, facilitators and panelists for its 2012 Annual Conference in San Diego, CA on September 29 – October 3, 2012. This year’s theme is Surf’s Up for a Secure Retirement. Through the hard work of the 2012 annual conference committee, the conference is sure to be an educational experience, and will offer clarification on many ongoing issues. Knowing that our members want to be apprised on all issues, sessions at this year’s conference will cover a wide range of topics including:
DC 101 – RFP Selection Process
DC 101 – Fiduciary Responsibility and the Investment Policy Statement
Alternatives in Plan Administration Fee Assessment and Collection Models
Critical Questions for Fiduciaries about Guaranteed Income Products
Challenges and Opportunities in Implementing the new DoL Participant Fee Disclosure Requirements
Benchmarking Your Plan
The Impact of Social Media in Communicating with Participants
Stable Value Funds
Click Here to access the speaker solicitation form. Forms must be submitted by May 4, 2012 for consideration. If you have questions regarding the speaker selection process, call Kari Emmons at 859-514-9218 or e-mail (email@example.com).
Conference registration and hotel reservations will open soon. The room rate is $217/night at the Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina. Visit the NAGDCA website for more information.
Government Defined Contribution Leaders Meet with Congressional and Federal Representatives
The National Association of Government Defined Contribution Administrators, Inc. (NAGDCA)’s Executive Board met with key congressional staff and treasury department officials on March 26 - 27, 2012.
During their meetings with key Senate and House offices, congressional tax committee staff, and the Department of the Treasury, the Board shared the DC plan survey summary report, discussed the NAGDCA legislative priorities letter and asked for continued support for the National Save for Retirement Week resolution.
The NAGDCA Board with Congresswoman Allyson Schwartz’s (D-PA). Schwartz has been a great supporter of NAGDCA’s National Save for Retirement Week (NS4RW) and spoke at the annual conference in 2010.
The NAGDCA Board during meeting with Department of Treasury staff.
Mark your Calendar:
Webcast: Adapting and Complying in the New 403(b) Environment Webcast
April 12, 2012
12:00pm – 1:30 EDT
Webcast: Legislative Update of Defined Contribution Plans
April 26, 2012
12:00pm – 1:30pm EDT
Industry Roundtable Meeting
April 26-27, 2012
The Liaison Capitol Hill
415 New Jersey Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20001
September 29 - October 3, 2012
Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina
San Diego, CA