Registration for the 2016 CCA Annual Meeting is Now Open

2016 CCA Annual Meeting Preliminary Program

2016 CCA Annual Meeting

October 23-26, 2016
JW Marriott Las Vegas Resort & Spa
Las Vegas, Nevada

The preliminary program for the 2016 CCA Annual Meeting is now available, and online registration is now open. The registration materials provide information on meeting and hotel registration.

Review our continuing education program which offers attendees the opportunity to earn up to 19 credit hours in topics such as pension, health, public plans, international consulting, multiemployer plans, and cross discipline.

Whether you prefer golf or gaming, the spa or “The Strip,” the JW Marriott Las Vegas Resort offers a serene desert oasis that is close – but not too close – to the action.

We hope you choose to join us!

Our Next Audio/Webcast

Presidential Politics and Policy: Benefits Under Debate

09/14/2016 - 12:30 – 1:45 PM ET
Credits: EA Noncore 1.50, CPD 1.50

With elections fast approaching, what are the candidates discussing and promising with respect to the world of benefits? The presenters look at the issues, possible proposals and potential consequences.

Speakers:

1. David Scharf - Buck Consultants, A Xerox Company
2. Olga T. Jacobs - UnitedHealthCare
3. Kent A. Mason - Davis & Harman LLP
4. Tonya B. Manning - Buck Consultants, A Xerox Company

SOA’s Social Insurance & Public Finance Section (SIPF) to Hold Webcast on CCA Public Plans Community White Paper on Public Pension Funding Policies

CCA PPC White Paper

Sponsored by the Social Insurance & Public Finance Section in Cooperation with the Conference of Consulting Actuaries
 

Register Now Through the SOA Website

08/18/2016 - Noon - 1:30 PM ET
Credits: EA Noncore 1.80, CPD 1.80

In October 2014, the Public Plans Community of the Conference of Consulting Actuaries (CCA PPC) published a white paper on actuarial funding policies and practices for public pension plans. This webcast, sponsored by the Social Insurance and Public Finance Section of the Society of Actuaries in cooperation with the Conference of Consulting Actuaries, presents an overview of the white paper, including its analysis of the principal elements of a funding policy such as the actuarial cost method, asset smoothing method and amortization policy. Presenters cover the policy objectives underlying the white paper's principles-based approach, as well as its discussion of each element of funding policy.

Speakers:

1. Andrew J. Peterson - Society of Actuaries
2. Paul Angelo - Segal Consulting
3. Brian B. Murphy - Gabriel Roeder Smith & Company

Please note this webcast is in cooperation with the CCA but hosted exclusively by the SoA’s SIPF Section and is not a part of the CCA’s audio/webcast series.

Sponsorship Opportunities Available for the CCA Annual Meeting

2016 CCA Annual Meeting Preliminary Program

Sponsorship at “the premier meeting for consulting actuaries” gives you the opportunity to connect with top-level executives and decision makers across the spectrum, from small business owners to CEOs of multinational consulting firms, and is a powerful customer relationship management vehicle.

Don’t miss this opportunity to reach your potential customers. Be recognized as a valued sponsor in the pre- and post-event marketing materials and create a dynamic impression on the nation’s top actuaries.

Please take a moment to review our Special Events Sponsorship prospectus to review the available opportunities, and contact Marie Shaw at the CCA office for more information.

Click here for more information about the 2016 CCA Annual Meeting

The 2016 Blue Book and Blue Book Index are Now Available

Released at the Enrolled Actuaries Meeting starting in 1998, the "Blue Book" is a compendium of questions from actuaries and answers from the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corp. (PBGC). Access to the complete set of Blue Books is available through the PBGC website.

The Blue Book Index is a complementary catalog of these materials, sorted by topic, to the full set of Blue Books. Click here to access the 2016 Blue Book Index through the CCA website.

Intersector Meeting Notes

Updated: June 16, 2016

Twice a year the Intersector Group meets with representatives of the U.S. Department of Treasury (Treasury Department), the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), and the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC) to dialogue with them on regulatory and other issues affecting pension practice. Click here to view notes from meetings with the IRS, Treasury, and PBGC on regulatory issues affecting pension practice.

Find a Consulting Actuary

The Directory of Actuarial Consultants allows you to search for a consulting actuary based on contact information, practice area (Pension, Health, Life, and Casualty), type of firm, or scope of practice.