Events in September–October 2017
Victory Square Law Office – Victory at Arbitration8:00 – 19:00
Victory Square Law Office – Victory at Arbitration
September 15, 2017
Maritime Labour Centre
1880 Triumph Street,
VSLO lawyers provide information to clients and friends on the latest developments in labour, arbitration, human rights, pension & benefits, Charter law and advice on how to use the law to protect and advance the rights of workers.
Victory at Arbitration is specially designed for Union representatives and members, and all proceeds are contributed to Partners in the Horn of Africa: http://www.partnersinthehorn.org.
ACPM Regional Event – The ABCs of ESG7:15 – 9:15
ACPM Regional Event – The ABCs of ESG
September 28, 2017
7:15 am to 9:15 am
Four Seasons Hotel,
791 West Georgia Street,
The panel will discuss a broad range of issues, including:
What does it mean to be a responsible investor?
When is it appropriate to take ESG considerations into account in investment decisions?
What role should asset owners play in responsible investing?
What role does ESG play in investment decisions, proxy voting, company engagement and public policy development?
How are pension plans coping with divestment campaigns?
PBI Consultants Attending:
Roy Wong, Consulting Actuary
Philip Falls, Investment Consultant
SHARE Trustee Responsible Investment Master ClassN/A –
SHARE Trustee Responsible Investment Master Class
October 10, 2017
YWCA, Toronto, 87 Elm Street
The one-day class provides experienced trustees with the opportunity to explore strategies for embedding responsible investment into pension fund governance and investment oversight in an interactive and hands-on setting. This year’s class will be led by responsible investment pioneer and leading international expert Rob Lake and SHARE’s Director of Responsible Investment, Shannon Rohan. We will look at strategies for hardwiring ESG into investment policies including techniques for working effectively with your investment managers. We will also examine the challenges and opportunities associated with integrating ESG considerations across different asset classes.
Apples & Oranges®: Investment Solutions and Other Risk Optimization Strategies7:30 – 9:00
Apples & Oranges®: Investment Solutions and Other Risk Optimization Strategies
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 17, 2017
Hot Breakfast Buffet: 7:30 am to 9:00 am
Presentation and Q&A: 8:00 am to 9:00 am
Location: Toronto, ON
Discover how your plan can:
– Achieve a higher return/benefit for the same level of risk.
– Maintain the same level of benefits with lower risk.
– Optimize risk to the benefit of your members.