2012 Events

WISER's Events 

WISER's 2012 Symposium - Overcoming Retirement Hurdles: The Financial Realities for Women 
See materials from this event.
December 6 & 7, 2012
Washington, DC

WISER's Spring Forum - Expanding Savings & Retirement Opportunities: A Dialogue Among Generations 
Forum featured the iOme Challenge winners and a panel of congressional staff leaders, discussing how to encourage young people in thinking about the current state of retirement. 
See materials from this event.
July 16, 2012
Washington, DC


WISER Presentations 

Wyoming Retirement System Seminar: It's Your Financial Journey
Seminar and education curriculum presented by Cindy Hounsell 
October 24, 2012
Cheyenne, Wyoming

Planning for Your Financial Future, Part I: What Women Need to Know about Pensions and Retirement Savings
Featuring Kathy Stokes (WISER Fellow), Amy Matsui (National Women’s Law Center), and Rebecca Davis (Pension Rights Center)
September 6, 2012 

African Americans and Retirement: What You Should Know Before It's Too Late
Public forum sponsored by Spelman College in coordination with the U.S. Department of Labor’s Employee Benefits Security Administration.
April 28, 2012
Atlanta, Georgia

American Society on Aging's Annual Aging in America Conference
"Re-Assembly Required: Why Midlife Boomer Women Must Rewrite Their Life" and "It's A Crime! Elder Abuse: The Research, The Players & The Circumstances" presented by Cindy Hounsell
March 29 & 30, 2012
Washington, DC

Webinar: Single, Savvy, And Secure
AARP and WISER hosted a webinar to discuss ways that single women can address retirement planning.
March 29, 2012

Retirement "Catch up" Strategies
Presented on ways to catch up on savings to improve your retirement prospects at the Calvert Pines Senior Center 
March 22, 2012
Prince Frederick, Maryland

Center for Retirement Research at Boston College
Women and Retirement: What Every Woman Should Know Before It's Too Late
February 25, 2012
Boston, MA