2013 Forum: After Change Comes Opportunity!

Thank you to those who attended the 2013 Workplace Savings NZ One-day Forum. 

This was a comprehensive one-day event on workplace savings & KiwiSaver related matters. Initial feedback indicates this was a great success and the speaker contributions well received. Copies of the speaker presentations are provided below:

Speaker Presentations

Keynote Address: Will the developing regulatory framework improve investor confidence?
Sean Hughes, Chief Executive, Financial Markets Authority

Plenary One: As savers become investors, what do they expect from the industry?
Tom Garcia, CEO, Australian Institute of Superannuation Trustees
Tracey Cross, Partner, DLA Phillips Fox

Plenary Two: 2013, the year of the consumer - is the industry delivering?
Roger Clayton, Head of Products and Services, ASB Bank
Christopher Douglas, Co-head of Fund Research, Morningstar
Marie Chisnall, Manager, Professional Services Team, Write Ltd
Amanda Morrall, Journalist

Breakout Session one: Trans-Tasman Portability and other KiwiSaver issues
Mike Woodbury, Partner, Chapman Tripp and Ana-Marie Lockyer, Head of Retirement Solutions, ANZ Wealth
Breakout Session two: Legislative Update and Governance
David Ireland, Partner, Kensington Swan and James Hartley, MBIE, and Cassie Nicholson, MBIE
Breakout Session three: Alternative Investments and Currency
Colin McKinnon, Executive Director, NZ Private Equity and Venture Capital Assn. and Danica Hampton, Director, Currency Overlay Solutions Group, NAB

Plenary three: Will those retiring in 2030 be better off than those who retired at the start of the millennium?
Hon David Parker, Labour Finance Spokesperson
Paul Goldsmith, National List MP
Phil O’Reilly, Chief Executive, Business NZ
Peter Conway, Secretary, Council of Trade Unions
Amanda Morrall, Journalist
Plenary facilitator: Bevan Graham, Chief Economist, AMP Capital Investors

Forum photographs