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:20231101T204454Z DESCRIPTION:Welcome to Opal Group’s Public Funds Summit East 2024!\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 a Morning Harbor Excursion\, a refreshing and invigorating start to the event\, providing an opportunity for networking \, relaxation\, and a memorable experience for all attendees.\n \nEvent We bsite: https://opalgroup.net/conference/public-funds-summit-east-2024/\n\n Important to do NOW\nAdd this email to your “safe sender list” - Opal Group noreply@engagez.com- you will recei ve an email with a link from the platform the day before AND the morning o f the event.\n \nInvite Your Peers\nShould you wish to invite members of y our team and peers\, we are more than happy to welcome them and they may r egister here\, for free! https://opalgroup.net/conference/public-funds-sum mit-east-2024/\n DTEND;TZID="Eastern Standard Time":20240724T180000 DTSTAMP:20220802T175021Z DTSTART;TZID="Eastern Standard Time":20240722T090000 LAST-MODIFIED:20231101T204454Z LOCATION:Newport Marriott Hotel & Spa (25 america's Cup Ave\, Newport\, RI 02840) PRIORITY:5 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY;LANGUAGE=en-us:Opal Group's Public Funds Summit East 2024 TRANSP:OPAQUE UID:040000008200E00074C5B7101A82E00800000000A0FF86D875A6D801000000000000000 0100000004D9E17BB45E88E44B660678DFE5D5BA1 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:

Welcome to Opal Group’s Public Funds Summit East 2024!


Opal Financial Group’s annual public f unds conference addresses issues that are critical to the investment succe ss of senior public pension fund officers and trustees in the new millenni um. Concerns of funding liabilities for beneficiaries in a world of declin ing 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 ideas both in and out of the session h alls are key in educating and identifying viable alternatives that will ad dress these concerns. We will discuss how surplus returns should affect em ployee benefit plans\; closely examine the processes for selection and eva luation of investment managers. Beyond the investment sphere we also addre ss legal issues facing pension plans\, ethic regulations and the importanc e of on-going education for plan sponsors and their fiduciaries. Although attendance is not limited to those in the public sector\, the conference t akes aim at topics that are of particular relevance to public pension funds. By focusing on an atmosphere of education rath er than sales or marketing\, the Public Funds Summit provides a unique env ironment in which members of the public sector can exchange ideas and lear n from other delegates\, money managers and consultants. Opal will kick of f the event with a Morning Harbor Excursion\, a refreshing and invigoratin g start to the event\, providing an opportunity for networking\, relaxatio n\, and a memorable experience for all attendees.

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Event Website: htt ps://opalgroup.net/conference/public-funds-summit-east-2024/


Important to do NOW
Add this email to your “safe sender list” - Opal Group  norepl y@engagez.com-  you will receiv e an email with a link from the platform the day before AND the morning of the event.

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Invite Your Peers

Sh ould you wish to invite members of your team and peers\, we are more than happy to welcome them and they may register here\, for free! https://opalg roup.net/conference/public-funds-summit-east-2024/

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