Human Resources

Pension Members Annual Meetings

View and print the annual meeting handout

To keep our meeting "green" we invite you to  download (and print if you wish) a copy of the presentation slides for the Pension Plan Annual meeting.

Join us April 28, May 2 or May 4, 2016 for this year's annual meeting!

No matter what stage you are at in your career, the annual meeting and information session is a great opportunity to increase your understanding about Western's retirement plans. All members of the retirement plans and their spouses are invited to attend any one of three annual information sessions presented by Western's Joint Pension Board. By attending you'll learn about 2015 investment results, see investment trends, have your questions answered and gather important information to help plan your journey to retirement.

Meeting dates are as follows:

Day time session:

 - Thursday, April 28, 2016 from 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. (bring your lunch) Somerville House, Room 3345 

Evening sessions:

 - Monday, May 2, 2016 from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. in Social Science 2050 with guest speaker Kevin Press, Assistant Vice-President Market Insights at Sun Life Financial speaking on "The Unretirement Phenomenon." Guest speaker presentation begins at 6 p.m.  Read Kevin Press biography.

 - Wednesday, May 4, 2016 from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. in Social Science 2050 with guest speaker Amos Nadler, Assistant Professor, Ivey Business School speaking on understanding the biology of financial decision making, as described in his research paper, "The Bull of Wall Street: Experimental Analysis of Testosterone and Asset Trading." Guest presentation begins at 6 p.m.

The annual meetings will be led by Martin Bélanger, Western's Director, Investments.  Representatives will be available to answer your questions following the formal presentations.The presentations are free and registration is not required, but room capacity is limited.