NIRS Annual Conference


On March 2 – 3, 2020, NIRS will hold its 11th Annual Retirement Policy Conference, 2020 Vision: The Future of Retirement, at The Westin City Center in Washington, D.C.

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This event is exclusive for NIRS members. If you aren’t currently a member and are interested in attending, please fill out a member application or email Nicole Dascenzo at to learn more about becoming a member of NIRS.

Were you at last year’s conference?  Held from February 25-26, 2019, Retirement Security in America | How Can We Do Better?, provided a forum for retirement leaders and experts to discuss way to improve Americans’ retirement outlook.

Access a replay of the conference livestream here!

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The conference featured distinguished thought leaders including:

  • Nancy J. Altman, President, Social Security Works
  • Scott Brabrand, Superintendent of Schools, Fairfax County Public Schools
  • Joshua Franzel, President & CEO, Center for State and Local Government Excellence
  • Robert Friedman, Founder & Chair Emeritus, Prosperity Now: Download the presentation here
  • Rocky Joyner, Vice President & Actuary, Segal Consulting
  • Jim Keohane, President & CEO, Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan: Download the presentation here
  • Alison Loat, Managing Director, FCLT Global
  • Princess R. Moss, Secretary-Treasurer, National Education Association
  • Helaine Olen, Journalist
  • Dr. James Poterba, Mitsui Professor of Economics, MIT, and President, National Bureau of Economic Research
  • Stephanie Roman, Senior Policy Analyst, UnidosUS: Download the presentation here
  • Ron Saathof, Founding Director of the Pension Resources Department, International Association of Fire Fighters
  • Katie Selenski, Executive Director, CalSavers: Download the presentation here
  • David R. Wilson, Head of Fixed Income Client Portfolio Management, Nuveen