"Our mission is to provide educational and networking opportunities for benefit specialists in the Twin Cities."
The Midwest Pension Conference was established in 1978 to promote the open exchange of information and expertice concerning the development, financing, funding and administration of pension, profit sharing, 401(k) and other employee benefit plans.
I have been a member of the board for the Midwest Pension Conference since 2010. I have gained a lot of knowledge from attending the seminars and been able to utilize the network of board members to help better serve my clients. I look forward to the fall seminar every year as an opportunity to network and listen to the best speakers in our industry. Jessica Ballin
Financial Advisor and Principal - 401(k) Plan Professionals
I have been on the Midwest Pension Board since 2008. I have found that the interaction with colleagues along with the seminars and luncheons have enhanced my professional knowledge and experience. Jill Binder
Paralegal and Employee Benefits Specialist - Larkin Hoffman Law Firm
I joined the Midwest Pension Conference Board to gain knowledge outside of defined benefit plans, to network and give back to the benefits community. The highlight of each year is the fall seminar where the variety of topics and quality of speakers is top notch. Mark Daniels
Actuarial Analyst - Towers Watson
Serving on the Midwest Pension Conference board and attending their seminars has kept me in tune with the latest retirement plan trends and topics. It’s a great group of dedicated retirement plan professionals and plan sponsors focused on sharing our collective knowledge. Mark Schulte, FSA, EA, MAAA
Consulting Actuary- Van Iwaarden Associates
I have been a member of MWPC since 2011. I learn something new every time I attend a luncheon or the annual fall conference. If you are going to remain relevant in our business, you have to continue to seek and grow your retirement knowledge. Being a member of the MWPC will assist you in growing your knowledge! Antoinette M. Watkins
Vice President National Regional Director - Wells Fargo
For over 10 years I have enjoyed being part of a talented group of subject matter experts and practitioner’s who are constantly visiting about current events and best practices in our business. David Solon
Regional Sales Director - Empower Retirement
The retirement plan industry is becoming more and more complex with new regulations, products and trends. Attending MWPC events is critical to staying ahead and gaining knowledge that is relevant to our business. Troy Johnson
Senior Regional Vice President - Mutual of America
Having the opportunity to network with experts in the industry and increase my knowledge about current topics is the reason I joined the Midwest Pension Conference. But the reason I have stayed a member is great people, great information, and great ideas that have made me more successful. Darlene Laursen-Medrano, CPC, QPA, QKA
Relationship Manager - Milliman
Quarterly educational seminars on retirement plan and employee benefit issues that will help you stay up to date with industry trends.
Annual 1/2 day industry conference centered around a variety of topics tailored to current trends. Over 100 industry professionals gather to interact with some of the leading industry speakers. This event concludes with a lunch and a keynote speaker that has included representatives from the Department of Labor, economists, and the Minneapolis Federal Reserve.
Access to leading idustry professionals including Consultants, ERISA Attorneys, Administrators and Human Resource professionals from Fortune 500 companies in our state.
“Retirement itself is the best retirement gift. No gold watch could ever top it”
— Abigail Charleson
Financial, Business, and Organizational Experts
Speaker: Charles J. Clark, ASA, MAAA, EA
- Director, Employee Benefits Research Group, New York, NY
Radisson Blu - Minneapolis Downtown
35 South 7th St.
Minneapolis, MN 55402Book Online
Use the map on the left to obtain directions to the luncheon. Parking is available on site with valet parking available.
...or looking for additional information, you may contact Jessica Ballin at firstname.lastname@example.org or (952) 835-4485.