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70th Annual National Conference

Join us to celebrate PSCA's 70th Anniversary!

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Through calm seas, rough waters, and uncharted territories, PSCA has been the flagship in the world of retirement benefits. Join us at PSCA's 70th Annual National Conference to learn the latest trends to help you navigate the changing landscape.

Thank you to everyone who attended the conference!


Come experience the Innovation Expo!

For the first time, PSCA is hosting an Innovation Expo for you to get demos of provider's latest tools for plan sponsors. Think of it like speed dating - spend 10-15 minutes with a vendor and set up future meetings if you like what they are offering.

Innovation Expo hours:
May 2 from 12:30 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
May 3 from 12:30 p.m.-4:00 p.m.

You can sign up ahead of time for time slots to meet with the vendors. Contact to reserve your time(s).


Attendees will be able to use the mobile event app to engage with exhibitors and earn chances to enter the raffle. Two games will be played on the app. Special prizes this year include a Microsoft Surface, Sonos WIFI speaker, gift basket and gift cards. Raffle will take place during lunch on May 3. 

Congratulations to the winners!

  • Mary Kay Mutz, The Morton Arboretum: $100 gift card
  • Ken Truitt, CCTHITA: $150 gift card
  • Anna Rappaport: gift basket
  • Kim Ferreira, Hannover Re: Sonos speaker
  • Jeff Tolsma, GELITA: Microsoft Surface

Signature Awards 

Presentation of the winners on the evening of May 1, with a welcome reception.


(see Agenda page for more information)

General Sessions

  • Keynote May 3: Dr. Robert Merton, Addressing the Global Challenge of Funding Retirement
  • Harry Nathan Gottlieb (creator of You Don’t Know Jack and ALEX®), Founder, Jellyvision
  • Washington Update by Groom Law Group
  • Retirement Income Panel
  • Cyber Security Panel

Sample of Breakout Sessions

  • Results of Society of Actuaries research on post-retirement risk
  • Target date fund benchmarking
  • Non-Qualified Deferred Compensation Survey results
  • Recent lawsuits and what you can learn for your plan
  • Financial wellness and the employer's role
  • Communicating to employees - how to get them to pay attention
  • Behavioral finance
  • Ask the Experts Attorney Panel
  • and more

Plus: plan sponsor company roundtables

New this year: HSA track - three sessions to learn why you should consider having one, investing in HSAs, how they are structured and communicating HSAs to employees

Stay to the end of the conference to experience the Retireholi(k)s live. 

"The Retireholi(k)s are changing retirement one beer at a time."

The Retireholi(k)s Show is a slightly inebriated insider's look into the retirement plan industry. The alternative to boring corporate webinars. The cast entertains and informs it's viewers with engaging retirement plan talk while enjoying the "beer of the episode"and inserting the occasional 401(k) related game, prank or hijink. It's 401(k) Edutainment! 

Check them out

More information on all conference events and sessions will be available as details are finalized.

If you wish to sponsor or exhibit, please see information here or download the sponsorship form.