Upcoming WISER Events and Presentations      

WISER FORUM: New Perspectives: An Intergenerational
Discussion on Retirement Solutions
June 19, 2019
1:00 - 5:30pm, with a reception following
Washington, DC
This forum will feature the iOme Challenge winning team of students who will discuss their response to this year's Challenge question. A keynote speaker, panels of experts and congressional staff leaders will also discuss current issues and legislative proposals. More details will be posted soon!


American Society on Aging
Annual Aging in America Conference
April 15-18, 2019
New Orleans, LA.
WISER President Cindy Hounsell will lead the workshop session,"Growing Old Without Going Broke: Strategies for Increasing Financial Security and Lifetime Income."


WISER's Annual Symposium on Women's Retirement

October 2, 2019
Washington, DC


Other Noteworthy Events

Financial Literacy Events  

The U.S Department of the Treasury provides an update of financial literacy and related events around the country, as well as other resources.  To find an event near you, click here.


Recent Events Featuring WISER: 


Roundtable on Pension Reform - hosted by U.S. Rep. Richard Neal
March 21, 2019
Massachusetts Statehouse, Boston, MA
WISER Senior Fellow participated in this roundtable as one of 18 retirement professionals to discuss the challenges facing retirees and potential ways to help people save.

12th Annual AARP UN Briefing Series during the 63rd Commission on the Status of Women
March 11, 2019
UN Headquarters - New York, NY
WISER President Cindy Hounsell presented at the briefing titled, "Why It Matters: Social Protection for Older Women #thetimeisnow." The event brings together a diverse set of stakeholders, including governments, civil society, diplomats, thought leaders, private sector, think tanks, and UN agencies to undertake a policy dialogue on the progress made and challenges faced in ensuring social protection for older women.

The National Community Reinvestment Coalition: Just Economy Conference
March 11, 2019
Washington, D.C.
WISER Director of Program Lara Hinz presented at the session, "Building Economic Security for Women."

"Diversity, Inclusion, and Defined Contribution: A Conversation," hosted by The Defined Contribution Institutional Investment Association (DCIIA) and Women in Pensions Network (WiPN)
January 23, 2019
Newport Beach, CA
WISER President presented at this event that was part of the DCIIA Innovation Forum and Membership Meeting. She presented about women's retirement income on the panel, Moving the Dial: Data, Diversity, and the Talent PipelineClick here for presentation sldies.

U.S. Senate Special Committee on Aging
February 6, 2019
Senate Dirksen Office, Washington, DC
WISER Senior Fellow Linda Stone testifed at the hearing focused on "Financial Security in Retirement: Innovations and Best Practices to Promote Savings." See press release.  Read WISER's full testimony



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