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Pension Symposium

5 – 6 June 2024, Messe Zurich

With this initiative, vps.epas is underlining its commitment to a decentralised 2nd pillar managed on the basis of social partnership and helping management bodies to undertake their continuing professional development in a consolidated and efficient way. For many foundation boards, the Pension Symposium has become a firm fixture on the annual training and development calendar. 

The Pension Market Trade Fair will take place at the same time, offering stakeholders a current market overview of 2nd pillar service providers.

The 2'300 - 2'500 visitors will receive suggestions for their pension scheme and can visit a maximum of providers as well as lectures of the Pension Symposium within two days. 

Target audience

The Pension Symposium and Pension Market Trade Fair are aimed at:

  • Pension fund representatives such as members of boards of trustees, managing directors, pension fund employees
  • CEOs and CFOs of companies adressing the issue of occupational
  • Pension fund experts
  • Auditors
  • Brokers

Recognised further training

By attending the Pension Symposium on 5-6 June 2024 and taking advantage of the presentations on offer, you can earn valuable training points.

5.6.: 7 | 6.6.: 5 Berufliche Vorsorge
1 per participation hour,
maximum 5 per 2 days
Swiss Chamber of Pension Actuaries SKPE/CSEP
5.6.: 6 | 6.6.: 5 Swiss Association of Actuaries SAV/ASA
5 per day CFA-Institute
7 per day Cicero

Additionally all board of trustee members receive a corresponding vps.epas certificate of further training.

In order to receive the advanced training credits and certificate, you are required to attend the Pension Symposium for at least five hours per day.

When registering for the Pension Symposium, tick the relevant institution and also enter the member number for Cicero.

During the two symposium days, visitor tickets will be scanned upon entry and exit. All visitors who spent at least five hours per day at the Pension Symposium will be reported by the organiser to the relevant institution (Credit Points Stiftung Eigenverantwortung, SAV/ASA, Cicero), which will then credit the training points to your account.

SKPE/CSEP members can record their attended training and their effective attendance in the online tool; 1 Credit Points per participation hour (maximum 5 Credit Points) / 2 days.

CFA Society Switzerland members can earn for their participation 5 Professional Learning credit hours per day via the online tracking tool (note: registration with the CFA Institute required).

Special edition trade fair/symposium

The special edition of the Pension Market Trade Fair/Pension Symposium contains the programme, the list of exhibitors and articles on current topics. You may download the special edition here.

Current topics relating to the 2nd pillar

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Book your place for the Pension Symposium.
The number of participations is limited.

Do you have any questions?

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