BEGIN:VCALENDAR PRODID:-//Microsoft Corporation//Outlook 16.0 MIMEDIR//EN VERSION:2.0 METHOD:PUBLISH X-MS-OLK-FORCEINSPECTOROPEN:TRUE BEGIN:VTIMEZONE TZID:Eastern Standard Time BEGIN:STANDARD DTSTART:16011104T020000 RRULE:FREQ=YEARLY;BYDAY=1SU;BYMONTH=11 TZOFFSETFROM:-0400 TZOFFSETTO:-0500 END:STANDARD BEGIN:DAYLIGHT DTSTART:16010311T020000 RRULE:FREQ=YEARLY;BYDAY=2SU;BYMONTH=3 TZOFFSETFROM:-0500 TZOFFSETTO:-0400 END:DAYLIGHT END:VTIMEZONE BEGIN:VEVENT CLASS:PUBLIC CREATED:20230213T164457Z DESCRIPTION:Welcome to Opal Group’s Public Funds Summit East 2023!\n\nOpa l Financial Group’s annual public funds conference addresses issues that are critical to the investment success of senior public pension fund offi cers and trustees in the new millennium. Concerns of funding liabilities f or beneficiaries in a world of declining returns yet maintaining a balance between the risk/reward paradigms is center in the mind of many trustees and representatives of pension plans around the country. The exchange of i deas both in and out of the session halls are key in educating and identif ying viable alternatives that will address these concerns. We will discuss how surplus returns should affect employee benefit plans\; closely examin e the processes for selection and evaluation of investment managers. Beyon d the investment sphere we also address legal issues facing pension plans\ , ethic regulations and the importance of on-going education for plan spon sors and their fiduciaries. Although attendance is not limited to those in the public sector\, the conference takes aim at topics that are of partic ular relevance to public pension funds. By focusing on an atmosphere of ed ucation rather than sales or marketing\, the Public Funds Summit provides a unique environment in which members of the public sector can exchange id eas and learn from other delegates\, money managers and consultants. Opal will kick off the event with its Annual Regatta Cup\, in which attendees w ill have the opportunity to work with a professional sailing charter crew while competing against industry peers.\n \nEvent Website: https://opalgro up.net/conference/public-funds-summit-east-2023/\n\nImportant to do NOW\nA dd this email to your “safe sender list” - Opal Group noreply@engagez .com- you will receive an email with a lin k from the platform the day before AND the morning of the event.\n \nInvit e Your Peers\nShould you wish to invite members of your team and peers\, w e are more than happy to welcome them and they may register here\, for fre e! https://opalgroup.net/conference/public-funds-summit-east-2023/\n \n DTEND;TZID="Eastern Standard Time":20230712T170000 DTSTAMP:20220802T175021Z DTSTART;TZID="Eastern Standard Time":20230710T090000 LAST-MODIFIED:20230213T164457Z LOCATION:Newport Marriot\, Newport\, Rhode Island PRIORITY:5 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY;LANGUAGE=en-us:Opal Group's Public Funds Summit East 2023 TRANSP:OPAQUE UID:040000008200E00074C5B7101A82E00800000000A0FF86D875A6D801000000000000000 0100000004D9E17BB45E88E44B660678DFE5D5BA1 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\n\n\n

Welcome to Opal Group’s Public Funds Summit East 2023!


Opal Financial Group’s annual public funds conference addresses iss ues that are critical to the investment success of senior public pension f und officers and trustees in the new millennium. Concerns of funding liabi lities for beneficiaries in a world of declining returns yet maintaining a balance between the risk/reward paradigms is center in the mind of many t rustees and representatives of pension plans around the country. The excha nge of ideas both in and out of the session halls are key in educating and identifying viable alternatives that will address these concerns. We will discuss how surplus returns should affect employee benefit plans\; closel y examine the processes for selection and evaluation of investment manager s. Beyond the investment sphere we also address legal issues facing pensio n plans\, ethic regulations and the importance of on-going education for p lan sponsors and their fiduciaries. Although attendance is not limited to those in the public sector\, the conference takes aim at topics that are o f particular relevance to public pension funds. By focusing on an atmosphe re of education rather than sales or marketing\, the Public Funds Summit p rovides a unique environment in which members of the public sector can exc hange ideas and learn from other delegates\, money managers and consultant s. Opal will kick off the event with its Annual Regatta Cup\, in which att endees will have the opportunity to work with a professional sailing chart er crew while competing against industry peers.

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Invite Yo ur Peers

Should you wish to invite mem bers of your team and peers\, we are more than happy to welcome them and t hey may register here\, for free! https://opalgroup.net/conference/public- funds-summit-east-2023/

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