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Webinar - Multi-Empolyer Pension Plan Reform

Webinar: Multi-Employer Pension Plan Reform

Free AGC Webinar on Multi-Employer Pension Plan Reform

Lean About Recommendations for Legislative and Regulatory Changes to the System

Tuesday, January 29, 2013, 2:00PM - 3:30PM ET

Contact Kelly Roepke-Orth to reserve your seat at AGC-NM, space is limited. or Register Online 

For over a year, AGC has participated in the National Coordinating Committee of Multiemployer Plans (NCCMP) Retirement Review Security Commission to develop draft recommendations for legislative and other changes to the current multi-employer pension plan system. The Commission has worked to develop these recommendations to ensure that the system provides reliable retirement income to workers while reducing financial risks to contributing employers.

The Commission was a labor-management, cross-industry group of stakeholders. Specific recommendations were put forth in the following areas:

  • Technical corrections and other changes to the Pension Protection Act;
  • New tools for plans near insolvency;
  • Facilitation of new, more flexible plan designs; and
  • Other new tools and changes to the law. 

On Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2013, at 2:00 p.m. EST, AGC will host a free webinar with presenters involved in the Commission, including AGC of America’s Commission representative and NCCMP staff who will review the Commission’s proposal and its potential impact on the construction industry. By participating in this webinar, union contractor members will learn about the proposal and potential legislative changes after the Pension Protection Act sunsets in 2014, and how to help advance reform efforts.

Speakers for the Webinar Include:

Stephen Sandherr
Chief Executive Officer, AGC of America

Jack Ramage 
Executive Director, Master Builders’ Association of Western Pennsylvania, Inc.

John S. (Rocky) Miller Jr.
Partner, Cox, Castle & Nicholson LLP

Josh Shapiro, FSA, MAAA, EA
Deputy Executive Director for Research and Education, National Coordinating Committee for Multiemployer Plans 


Technology requirement:

AGC of America uses Go-To-Meetings to conduct webinars. You will not incur any cost for using the platform. However, if you have not used this platform previously, please test your computer prior to the webinar. You may be required to download software, i.e., Java and may need administrative rights to your computer. For computer specifications, please visit http://www.gotomeeting.com/fec/online_meeting_support or contact webinars@agc.org.

AGC of America Webinar Cancellation & Refund Policy

If you will not be able to attend an AGC of America Webinar program for which you have already registered, you may qualify for a refund of your registration fee or be able to substitute another employee within your organization. If you cancel your registration at least ten (10) days prior to the webinar, AGC of America will provide a full refund. No refund will be provided if you do not meet this deadline, however you may transfer your registration to another employee within your organization. AGC of America will provide all registrants with a recording of the webinar and the PowerPoint slides following the program.

Any questions or changes to your registration should be made via email to meetings@agc.org

 

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