Actuaries to Discuss New Actuarial Research Study on Pension Contribution Challenges

Oct 03, 2011, 14:28 ET from American Academy of Actuaries

WASHINGTON, Oct. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being released by the American Academy of Actuaries:


What: The American Academy of Actuaries will host a Capitol Hill briefing to discuss new research findings from a Society of Actuaries study that identifies looming pension contribution challenges facing private-sector defined benefit plan sponsors. The actuaries will discuss what the findings mean for plan sponsors and public policymakers.

Who: Donald Fuerst
Senior Pension Fellow
American Academy of Actuaries
Ethan Kra
Vice President and Chairperson, Pension Practice Council
American Academy of Actuaries
Joe Silvestri
Retirement Research Actuary
Society of Actuaries
Thomas Terry
Chairperson, Rapid Research Modeling Oversight Group
Society of Actuaries

When: Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2011, at 2:30 p.m.
[This event originally was scheduled for Aug 4.]

Where: Dirksen Senate Office Building, Room SD-430
Washington, D.C.

Contact: To RSVP, please contact Andrew Simonelli, assistant director of communications for the American Academy of Actuaries, at 202.785.7872 or For more information on the American Academy of Actuaries, please visit:

The American Academy of Actuaries is a 17,000-member professional association whose mission is to serve the public and the U.S. actuarial profession. The Academy assists public policymakers on all levels by providing leadership, objective expertise, and actuarial advice on risk and financial security issues. The Academy also sets qualification, practice, and professionalism standards for actuaries in the United States.

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Donald Fuerst

SOURCE American Academy of Actuaries