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4th May | 2022

Session 1: The 2021 SAB Scheme Annual Report

Bob Holloway, Scheme Advisory Board Secretariat
Gareth Brown, Local Government Association
Jeff Dong, City & County of Swansea
Peter Worth, 
Worth Technical Accounting Solutions
Mark Wynn, Cheshire Pension Fund

Session 2: Transition as risk and reward

Pádraig Floyd,  Industry Specialist
Robert Hulme, West Yorkshire Pension Fund
Matt Ridley, Greencoat Capital

6th April | 2022

Session 1: International conflicts and the implications for the LGPS

Joanne Donnelly, Local Government Pension Scheme Advisory Board
Clifford Sims, Squire Patton Boggs
Pete Smith, Barnet Waddingham LLP
Sandra Stewart, 
Greater Manchester Pension Fund

Session 2: Are you down with diversity?

Pádraig Floyd,  Industry Specialist
Elizabeth Carey, Independent Adviser
Tim Mpofu, Haringey Council
Bridget Uku, Ealing Pension Fund

2nd March | 2022

Session 1: Levelling Up in the LGPS

Jeff Houston, Scheme Advisory Board
Jill Davys, Redington
Debbie Fielder, Clwyd Pension Fund
Jason Fletcher, 
London CIV

Session 2: The impact of impact investment. Where do we go from here?

Pádraig Floyd,  Industry Specialist
George Graham, South Yorkshire Pensions Authority
Ian Mason, AEW UK (Natixis Investment Managers)
Bola Tobun, London Borough of Enfield

2nd February | 2022

Session 1: New year, new Public Service Pensions Act?

Jeff Houston, Scheme Advisory Board
Lorraine Bennett, Local Government Association
Joanne Donnelly, Scheme Advisory Board

Session 2: New year, new investment approach?

Pádraig Floyd,  Industry Specialist
Marion Maloney, Environment Agency Pension Fund
Doug McMurdo, Bedfordshire Pension Fund
Charlotte O’Leary, Pensions for Purpose

1st December | 2021

Session 1: 2020 Stewardship Code

Joanne Donnelly, LGPS Scheme Advisory Board
Doug McMurdo, Bedfordshire Pension Fund
Mushfiqur Rahman, Greater Manchester Pension Fund
Andrea Tweedie, Financial Reporting Council

Session 2: Opportunities and Threats in 2022

John Harrison, Border to Coast Pensions Partnership
Elizabeth Carey, Independent Adviser
Jason Fletcher, London CIV
Eric Lambert, Independent Adviser

3rd November | 2021

Session 1: Collaboration and consolidation in the LGPS

Jeff Houston, LGPS Scheme Advisory Board
Heather Chambers, Tyne and Wear Pension Fund
Joanne Darbyshire, Local Pensions Partnership Administration
Andrien Meyers, Sutton and Kingston

Session 2: Should we worry about inflation?

John Harrison, Border to Coast Pensions Partnership
Aoifinn Devitt, Independent Adviser
Tim Mpofu, Haringey Council
Gordon Shannon, TwentyFour Asset Management

6th October | 2021

Session 1: McCloud Update

Jeff Houston, LGPS Scheme Advisory Board
Con Hargrave, Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities
Emma Mayall, Greater Manchester Pension Fund
Linda Walsh, Strathclyde Pension Fund

Session 2: Diversification Strategies

John Harrison, Border to Coast Pensions Partnership
Mike Kew, Darwin Alternative Investment Management
Ian Mortimer, Guinness Asset Management
Bola Tobun, London Borough of Enfield

1st September | 2021

Session 1: 2022 Fund Valuations

Jeff Houston, LGPS Scheme Advisory Board
Michelle Doman, Mercer
Melanie Durrant, Barnett Waddingham
Catherine McFadyen, Hymans Robertson
Alison Murray, Aon

Session 2: LGPS Funding Levels

John Harrison, Border to Coast Pensions Partnership
Rachel Brothwood, West Midlands Pension Fund
Paul Guilliotti, Richmond & Wandsworth Councils
Thomas Maloney, AQR Capital Management
Mark Russell, Orchard Street

7th July | 2021

Session 1: TPR Combined Code – More than the sum of its parts?

Jeff Houston, LGPS Scheme Advisory Board
Joanne Donnelly, Local Government Association
Nick Gannon, The Pensions Regulator
Clare Scott, Independent Adviser

Session 2: Coping with China

John Harrison, Border to Coast Pensions Partnership
Ben Buckler, Baillie Gifford
Elizabeth Carey, Independent Adviser
Neil Mason, Surrey Pension Fund
Faisal Rafi, RisCura

2nd June | 2021

Session 1: What does “Net Zero” mean for the LGPS?

Jeff Houston, LGPS Scheme Advisory Board
Debbie Drew, London Borough of Waltham Forest
Gustave Loriot, London CIV
Marion Maloney, Environment Agency Pension Fund

Session 2: Real estate post-pandemic

John Harrison, Border to Coast Pensions Partnership
William Bourne, Independent Adviser
Adam Lane, PwC
Martin Weaver, ICG

5th May | 2021

Session 1: DWP call for evidence on social investment

Jeff Houston, LGPS Scheme Advisory Board
George Graham, South Yorkshire Pensions Authority
Andrien Meyers, Sutton & Kingston
Charlotte Tyrwhitt-Drake, Pensions for Purpose

Session 2: LGPS Pooling three years on

John Harrison, Border to Coast Pensions Partnership
John Burns, LGPS Central
Mark Gayler, Devon County Council
Ian Hamilton, Northern Trust

7th April | 2021

Session 1: Capital Reflections

Jeff Houston, LGPS Scheme Advisory Board
Miriam Adams, London Borough of Tower Hamlets
Martin Doyle, Pensions Shared Service for Camden, Merton, Richmond, Waltham Forest and Wandsworth Councils
Phil Triggs, Westminster City Councils

Session 2: Post-Pandemic World

John Harrison, Border to Coast Pensions Partnership
William Bourne, Independent Adviser
Bally Singh, West Midlands Pension Fund
Tomasz Wieladek, T. Rowe Price

3rd March | 2021

Session 1: Climate and the LGPS – The TCFD Reporting Challenge

Jeff Houston, LGPS Scheme Advisory Board
Irman Razvi, The Investment Association
Faith Ward, Brunel Pension Partnership
Jessica Williams, Columbia Threadneedle Investments

Session 2: Monetary policy in the face of Brexit and the negative interest rates

John Harrison, Border to Coast Pensions Partnership
Paul Brain, Newton Investment Management
Jim Cielinski, Janus Henderson
Aoifinn Devitt, Independent Adviser
Bola Tobun, London Borough of Enfield

3rd February | 2021

Session 1: Choice, Scams and Confusion

Jeff Houston, LGPS Scheme Advisory Board
Jason Bailey, South Yorkshire Pensions Authority
Charlotte Cartwright, Eversheds Sutherland
Mairi Dearden, The Pensions Ombudsman

Session 2: Market valuations and the implications for investment strategy at LGPS Funds

John Harrison, Border to Coast Pensions Partnership
Jason Fletcher, London CIV
Peter Wallach, Merseyside Pension Fund
Andrew Warwick, Newton Investment Management

2nd December | 2020

Session 1: The £95k cap – Implications for administering authorities

Jeff Houston, LGPS Scheme Advisory Board
Kirsty Bartlett, Squire Patton Boggs
Heather Chambers, Tyne and Wear Pension Fund
Alison Murray, Aon

Session 2: Multi-asset credit – Finding yield in a zero-interest rate world

John Harrison, Border to Coast Pensions Partnership
Graham Cook, Environment Agency Pension Fund
Garland Hansmann, Ninety One Asset Management
Andrien Meyers, Sutton and Kingston

4th November | 2020

Session 1: Delivering the pensions dashboard

Jeff Houston, LGPS Scheme Advisory Board
Colin Lewis, i-Connect
Amy Regler, West Midlands Pension Fund
Lucy Stone, The Pensions Regulator

Session 2: Is there a future for value investment in equities?

John Harrison, Border to Coast Pensions Partnership
William Bourne, Independent Adviser
Mark Davies, LGPS Central
Bill Nygren, Harris Associates

7th October | 2020

Session 1: The administration challenge of 2021

Jeff Houston, LGPS Scheme Advisory Board
Heather Chambers, Tyne and Wear Pensions Fund
Jeremy Hughes, Surrey Pension Fund
Neil Mason, Surrey Pension Fund

Session 2: What lies ahead for infrastructure and the LGPS?

John Harrison, Border to Coast Pensions Partnership
Phelim Bolger, IFM Investors
Ted Frith, GLIL Infrastructure
Sean McLachlan, Aviva Investors

2nd September | 2020

Session 1: The McCloud Judgement on age discrimination and the consequent impact on the LGPS

Jeff Houston, LGPS Scheme Advisory Board
Rachel Abbey, Local Government Association
Rachel Brothwood, West Midlands Pension Fund
Con Hargrave, Local Government Finance Reform and Pensions

Session 2: Incorporating responsible investment into strategy decisions

John Harrison, Border to Coast Pensions Partnership
Andrew Parry, Newton Investment Management
John Raisin, Independent Adviser
Dawn Turner, Independent Adviser & NED

5th August | 2020

Session 1: Responsible Investment Initiatives

Jeff Houston, LGPS Scheme Advisory Board
Tina Adatia, PIMCO
Caroline Escott, PLSA
Faith Ward, Brunel Pension Partnership

Session 2: Incorporating responsible investment into strategy decisions

John Harrison, Border to Coast Pensions Partnership
Nikhil Chandra, Aviva Investors
Aoifinn Devitt, Independent Adviser
Jason Fletcher, London CIV
Bola Tobun, Enfield Pension Fund

1st July | 2020

Session 1: A wild ride in returns – a look at market movements in 2020 and what it means for the LGPS

Jeff Houston, LGPS Scheme Advisory Board
Rachel Elwell, Border to Coast Pensions Partnership
Neil Selstrom, PIRC

Session 2: Should LGPS pension funds worry about market liquidity

John Harrison, Border to Coast Pensions Partnership
Sorca Kelly-Scholte, J.P. Morgan Asset Management
Eric Lambert, Independent Adviser
Andrien Meyers, Sutton and Kingston

3rd June | 2020

Session 1: The Cost Transparency Initiative: Streaming data collection and compliance

Jeff Houston, LGPS Scheme Advisory Board
Jason Fletcher, LGPS Central
S.A.M. Lusty, Byhiras
Philip Sama, Byhiras

Session 2: Navigating the pandemic – Implications for the management of investment risk

John Harrison, Border to Coast Pensions Partnership
Sorca Kelly-Scholte, J.P. Morgan Asset Management
Tim Mpofu, Hammersmith & Fulham
Mike Weston, LGPS Central

6th May | 2020

Session 1: LGPS management during Covid-19

Jeff Houston, LGPS Scheme Advisory Board
George Graham, South Yorkshire Pensions Authority
Sandra Stewart, Greater Manchester Pension Fund

Session 2: Managing investment performance during Covid-19

John Harrison, Border to Coast Pensions Partnership
Sorca Kelly-Scholte, J.P. Morgan Asset Management
Eric Lambert, Independent Adviser
Denise Le Gal, Brunel Pension Partnership