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Oct
17
2012 CPBI Ontario Regional ConferenceOctober 17 - 19, 2012 6:00 PM to 12:00 PMSheraton on the Falls, Niagara Falls, Ontario Format: In Person.
Oct
17
The Marketing Revolution: What You Need to Know About an Interconnected WorldOctober 17, 2012 11:30 AM to 1:15 PMHotel Saskatchewan, Regina, Saskatchewan Format: In PersonWhat happened to marketing and the media? Why is advertising so difficult today? Jeph Maystruck is a marketing consultant who, through working with clients, speaking and writing, never passes up a moment to help someone understand what has happened to marketing and why we are going through an information revolution. The future of marketing is NOT social media but "Social Objects". In this presentation, Jeph will look into the online world of the pension and benefits industry, explore interesting case-studies, and present a go-forward strategy.This session qualifies for 1 Continuing Education credit for the Insurance Council of Saskatchewan.
Oct
17
Biologics, Biosimilars and ReimbursementOctober 17, 2012 7:30 AM to 9:00 AMRoyal Mayfair Golf and Country Club, Edmonton, Alberta Format: In PersonBiologics are the fastest growing specialty drug classification on the market. As the population ages and the popularity of biologics increases, employers need to understand the impact these highly successful yet costly drugs can have on benefit plans. Join Suzanne Lepage, a private health plan strategist as she addresses the developments of biologics and how they differ from traditional drug therapies, as well as how the market for biologics and subsequent entry biologics is likely to develop, She will also discuss some of the issues plan sponsors should consider when planning coverage for biologic therapies, including case management, patient support programs, value of the drugs beyond the price tag and evident based plan design and the impact on workplace productivity. Host: Donna McPherson: Great-West Life. Note: Prices below do not include GST
Event: 21 of 80 Registered
Oct
11
The Inside Scoop - Understanding Claims and Cost ManagementOctober 11, 2012 8:00 AM to 11:30 AMRoyal Mayfair Golf and Country Club, Edmonton, Alberta Format: In PersonThis session will define Trend and Utilization and how it impacts the pricing of a plan. We will examine cost drivers, why costs are increasing and what can be done to slow the escalation. We will discuss marketing a plan, when is it appropriate, what is required and how is a new carrier selected. Presenter: John Goode, Belay Benefits. Host: Chris Archibald, City of Edmonton Note: Prices below do not include GST.
Event: 7 of 80 Registered
Oct
4
Benefits Basics SeriesOctober 4 - 22, 2012 8:00 AM to 11:30 AMRoyal Mayfair Golf and Country Club, Edmonton, Alberta Format: In PersonBenefits Basics: The Series: March 22, April 5, April 19 and May 3 Session 1: Benefits Begin Here: An Introduction to the World of Group Benefits: Host: Bruce Mills, Manulife Financial, Presenter: Brian Rennie, Aon Hewitt Session 2: The Inside Scoop - Understanding Claims and Cost Management: Host: Lorraine Wohland, The City of Edmonton, Presenter: John Goode, Belay Advisory Group Session 3: Forging New Pathways - Emerging Trends in Benefits, Host: Bruce Mills, Manulife Financial, Presenter: Chris MacDonald: Manulife Financial Session 4: Highway to the Future - The Power of Technology. Host: Giselle Evans, Presenter: Parnell Houweling, Mercer; Giselle Evans, Finning Canada; Donna McPherson, Great-West Life. Note: Fees below do not include GST
Event: 11 of 80 Registered
Oct
4
Benefits Begin Here - An Introduction to the World of Group BenefitsOctober 4, 2012 8:00 AM to 11:30 AMRoyal Mayfair Golf and Country Club, Edmonton, Alberta Format: In PersonThis session will provide an introduction to group benefits, including answers to questions like: What is a group benefit plan. How is a plan design determined? What types of underwriting arrangements are appropriate? How is a plan renewal handled? Presenter: Brian Rennie, Aon Hewitt. Host: Bruce Mills, Manulife Financial Note: Prices listed do not include GST
Event: 7 of 80 Registered
Oct
3
2012 CPBI Pacific Regional ConferenceOctober 3 - 5, 2012 3:30 PMFairmont Empress Hotel, 721 Government Street, Victoria, British Columbia Format: In Person2012 CPBI Western Regional Conference The Canadian Pension & Benefits Institute (CPBI) Pacific Region is excited to invite you to register for the Pacific Regional Conference! Our conference is recognized as a significant opportunity for networking and sharing information on pension, investment and employee benefits, including the latest industry developments and trends. Taking place on October 3, 4 and 5, 2012 in beautiful Victoria, BC, this year's conference continues our tradition of hosting a superior educational symposium with an exciting line-up of speakers, all in a world-class location. Anticipation of the return of the Pacific Regional Conference has been building, and we are looking forward to a fantastic event. We are please to say that we have not raised our member registration fees since our 2009 conference! Come join your fellow professionals and subject matter experts to share ideas, network, and gain valuable insight in to the global and regional issues that affect our business. And above all, "Keep Calm and Carry On!". We look forward to seeing you in October!
Oct
2
New Developments in Pensions & BenefitsOctober 2, 2012 8:00 AM to 11:30 AMBest Western Lamplighter Inn, London, Ontario Format: In PersonLondon Chapter Fall Seminar
Sep
27
CPBI National Webinar: Equity overlay strategies and their role within a pension plan portfolioSeptember 27, 2012 1:00 PM to 1:45 PMBroadcasted Webinar, Montréal, Québec Format: In Person*This webinar is free of charge for CPBI Members. The non-member fee is $50 + taxes.
Sep
21
Special Half Day SessionSeptember 21, 2012 7:00 AM to 1:30 PMDelta Fredericton, Fredericton, New Brunswick Format: In PersonJoin us for this Special Half Day Session as part of the 2012 Atlantic Regional Conference - Patti Croft will share her expertise in an informative presentation. This will be followed by a Town Hall Meeting on Retirement Security with industry panelists sharing their insightful views.
Sep
20
Ottawa 1/2 Day SeminarSeptember 20, 2012 7:30 AM to 11:30 AMSheraton Hotel, Ottawa, Ontario Format: In Person.
Sep
20
Caregiving Employees - Addressing Their NeedsSeptember 20, 2012 7:30 AM to 9:30 AMHotel Fort Garry, Winnipeg, Manitoba Format: In PersonWith the aging boomer population and increased longevity, many employees have to worry not only about childcare but also about eldercare for aging parents and loved ones.
Event: ‘Event Full’
Sep
19
2012 CPBI Atlantic Regional ConferenceSeptember 19 - 21, 2012 11:00 AM to 1:30 PMDelta Fredericton, Fredericton, New Brunswick Format: In PersonJoin us for another first class event! REGISTER NOW!!!!
Sep
19
Multi Generational Work EnvironmentSeptember 19, 2012 7:30 AM to 9:00 AMRoyal Mayfair Golf and Country Club, Edmonton, Alberta Format: In PersonThis session will focus on the current workforce situation in Alberta and the impact it has on managing employees as we move into the future. Host: Elaine Shannon, Alberta School Employee Benefit Plan. Presenter: Mark Razzolini, Alberta Blue Cross Note: prices below do not include GST.
Event: 13 of 80 Registered
Aug
15
Ottawa Chapter Annual Golf TournamentAugust 15, 2012 11:30 AM to 7:00 PMCedarhill Golf & Country Club, Nepean, Ontario Format: In PersonCharity Golf Tournament in support of the Royal Ottawa Foundation for Mental Health and Ottawa Salus Corporation.