• 2020 Virtual Conference

    October 13-14, 2020

    While our in person conference for this year unfortunately could not take place due to the COVID-19 pandemic, NCCMP was thrilled to be able to welcome you virtually to our 2020 Virtual Conference on October 13 and 14, 2020.

    We hope that you found the sessions to be useful, relevant, and informative. The Agenda for this year’s meeting will remain available below, as will all powerpoints used by our speakers.

    And we sincerely hope that we will be able to welcome you in person to our 2021 Annual Conference at the Diplomat Beach Resort in Hollywood, Florida on September 25-29, 2021.

    NEW: Video of each conference session is now available under each session heading in the Agenda section below!





    Tuesday, October 14

    Opening of the 2020 Annual Conference

    Chairman's Welcome Remarks

    9:00 - 9:10

    Sean McGarvey
    Chairman, NCCMP and President, NABTU


    Update on NCCMP's Legislative Efforts

    9:10 - 9:30

    Update from the PBGC

    9:30 - 9:50

    Gordon Hartogensis
    Director, PBGC


    DOL Rulemaking on ESG and ETI - The Path Forward

    10:00 - 10:45

    Dan Pedrotty
    Director, Capital Strategies, NABTU

    Michael Scott
    Executive Director, NCCMP

    Ed Smith
    President and CEO, Ullico

    David Webber
    Associate Dean for Intellectual Life, Boston University School of Law


    Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Multiemployer Pension Plans

    11:00 - 11:45

    Christopher Brockmeyer
    Board Member, NCCMP and Director of Employee Benefit Funds, The Broadway League

    Jason Russell, MAAA, FSA, EA
    Senior Vice President and Consulting Actuary, Segal


    The Congressional Response to the Multiemployer Crisis

    12:00 - 12:45

    Wednesday, October 14

    Deal or No Deal? Healthcare Legislative Update

    9:00 - 9:45

    Kathy Bakich
    Senior Vice President and National Health Compliance Practice Leader, Segal

    Tom Leibfried
    Legislative Representative, AFL-CIO

    Carolyn Smith
    Counsel, Alston & Bird


    COVID-19 Testing - Everything Trustees Need to Know

    10:00 - 10:45

    Mental Health in the Time of COVID - How Are Plans Helping?

    11:00 - 11:45

    Chris Trahan-Cain
    Executive Director, The Center for Construction Research and Training and Director of Safety and Health, NABTU

    Elena Lynett
    Senior Benefits Consultant, Segal

    Jason Richmond
    Senior Vice President and General Manager, Beacon Health Options



    Diversity and Social Determinants of Health for Multiemployer Health Plans

    12:00 - 12:45

    Joanna Balogh-Reynolds, DNP
    Senior Consultant and Director of Clinical Consulting, Segal

    Denise Schofield
    Executive Director, Blue Cross Blue Shield Institute

    Wendell Young IV
    President, UFCW Local 1776

    Please note that this video will be available through January 29, 2021.



    Close of Conference

    Closing Remarks and Thank You


    Thanks to our sponsors!

    Conference Sponsor

    Partner Sponsor

    Virtual Sponsor

    Past Events

    2019 Annual Conference

    We have wrapped our 2019 Annual Conference. We hope that you found the sessions to be timely, educational, and relevant

    2018 Annual Conference

    We have just wrapped up our 2018 Annual Conference. We hope that you found the sessions to be timely, educational,

    2017 Annual Conference

    We are pleased to announce that the 2017 Annual Conference will continue as planned, beginning September 23rd through September 27th