TORONTO, April 12 /CNW Telbec/ - Ontario's Minster of Finance and representatives from government, business and labour provide their perspectives on pension reform on Day 2 of the 2010 Summit on the Future of Pensions, hosted by The Conference Board of Canada.
When: Wednesday, April 14, 2010
Who: Ian Markham, Canadian Retirement Innovation Leader, Towers Watson,
will provide survey results on the future of defined benefit
plans, at 8:45 a.m.
John A. Crocker, President and Chief Executive Officer, Healthcare
of Ontario Pension Plan, will discuss the importance of pension
adequacy in light of the emerging retirement income crisis, at
The Hon. Dwight Duncan, Minister, Ontario Ministry of Finance,
will deliver the keynote presentation, Pension Reform in Ontario,
at 10:30 a.m.
Keith Ambachtsheer, KPA Advisory Services Ltd. and Director
Rotman International Centre for Pension Management, University of
Toronto, will address the current pension crisis and design flaws
in both defined contribution and defined benefit plans, as well as
offering an agenda for change that takes into account the needs of
all stakeholders, at 11:00 a.m.
Sym Gill, Director, Pension and Benefits, Canadian Auto Workers
Union, will discuss pension reform from a labour perspective, at
Where: The Sutton Place Hotel, 955 Bay Street, Toronto
For Day 1 speakers, visit: http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/April2010/09/c9132.html or
The conference is sponsored by Towers Watson, Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP, Standard Life, National Post, Bullfrog Power, and Zerofootprint.
Media must register in advance.
SOURCE Conference Board of Canada
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