AMNT Winter Conference 2017

Registration is now open

Date: 22nd November, 2017
Time: 09:00 – 17:30
Hosted by: Dimensional Fund Managers 

The doors will open at 9.00 am to give you time to register and have tea or coffee. The conference will open at 9.30am and includes keynote addresses with speakers from BESTrustees, The Pensions Regulator, FCA and our ever popular breakout groups, facilitated by our premier sponsors.

You are welcome to attend for the whole day and it goes towards your CPD hours. Places are limited so please do not delay before booking.


Our speakers

Alan Pickering

Alan Pickering

Chairman of BESTrustees

Keynote Address 'What future for pension trustees'

Amanda Latham

Amanda Latham

Policy analyst at The Pension Regulator

Keynote Address

Sanjay Gupta (pictured) and James Colegrave

Willis Towers Watson

Breakout discussions on DB and DC  Scheme funding and current issues


An update from the FCA

Speaker to be confirmed

Asset Management Market and transparency in costs and charges

Laura A

Laura Andrikopoulos

Hymans Robertson

Breakout discussions on what really makes an effective Trustee Board?

Mark Da Silva

Mark Da Silva

Barnett Waddingham

Breakout discussions on learning the necessary skills to get the best from pension consultants



9.00 – Arrival and Registration

9.30am – Welcome by AMNT Co-Chair, David Weeks:

9.40am – Keynote address: What future for pension trustees Alan Pickering Chairman of BESTrustees

10.15 – Keynote address: Amanda Latham and Mark Potter,  The Pensions Regulator 

10.45 – FCA Update on asset management market and transparency in costs and charges

11.15 – Break for tea and coffee and networking

11.45 – Three morning Breakout Sessions –  facilitated by our Premier Sponsors, Willis Towers Watson, Hymans Robertson and Barnett Waddingham 

12.45 – Lunch and networking

13.45 – Three afternoon Breakout Sessions –  facilitated by our Premier Sponsors, Punter Southall and Aon Hewitt and with the Pensions Regulator

14.45 – Investment Topic - Is investing for success an Art or a Science? Tim Brown from our hosts Dimensional Fund Managers

15.30 – Break for tea and coffee and networking

15.50 – What would encourage Trustee Boards to discuss ESG matters and how to get started - Faith Ward, Chief Responsible Investment Officer for Brunel Pension Partnership Ltd

16.30 – Plenary Panel discussion: Should we endorse the role of MNTs and what are the issues they face?

Richard Butcher, PLSA

Bob Scott, Chairman of the Association of Consulting Actuaries

Rosalind Connor, Chair, Association of Pension Lawyers

1715 – Investment Topic - Budget 2017 analysis

17.30 – Thanks, drinks and canapes with hosts Dimensional Fund Managers

We look forward to seeing you.

And thank you to our sponsors for their continued support:

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