EBRI December 2013 Policy Forum #73

Employee Benefits: Today (2013), Tomorrow (+35), and Yesterday (-35)

Speaker biographies

Gavel-to-gavel webcast of the December 2013 Policy Forum

Agenda and Presentations

Welcome and Introduction - Nevin Adams, EBRI

8:30 a.m. - 8:45 a.m. EBRI Today

  • Pamela French, Boeing (Vice-Chair and Chair elect, EBRI)

8:45 a.m. - 9:15 a.m. EBRI at 35 - Employee Benefits Yesterday Through Today and Tomorrow

  • Dallas Salisbury, CEO, EBRI
  • Jack VanDerhei, EBRI (retirement)
  • Paul Fronstin, EBRI (health)

9:15 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. 1978 to 2013: The Changing Role of Employers in Employee Benefits
Interviewer: Jerry Geisel, Business Insurance

  • Howard Fluhr, Chairman, The Segal Group (past Chairman, EBRI)
  • Larry Zimpleman, Chairman, Principal Financial Group (past Chairman, EBRI)

10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. Workforce Trends and Preferences - Today, Tomorrow
Interviewer: Nevin Adams, EBRI

  • Neil Howe, President, LifeCourse Associates
  • Mathew Greenwald, President, Greenwald and Associates, Inc.
  • Ellen Galinsky, President, Families and Work Institute

10:45 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Break

11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Employee Benefits From 2013 to 2048: The Road To Tomorrow
Interviewer: Sandra Block, Kiplinger

  • Arnold Brown, Chairman, Weiner, Edrich, Brown, Inc.
  • Mike Davis, SVP, General Mills (Chairman, EBRI)
  • Don Ezra, Principal, Don Ezra Consulting Services, LLC and past Co-Chair, Global Consulting at Russell Investments

12:00 p.m. - 12:30 p.m. EBRI: Mapping the Road to Tomorrow With Data and Research

  • Dallas Salisbury, CEO, EBRI


Policy Forum Supplementary Materials:

EBRI Forum Highlights Benefit Challenges

Why your health insurance may soon resemble your 401(k)

What's Missing from the Retirment Debate

Should Robots Pay Into Social Security?

July 2014 EBRI Issue Brief #401 - "Employee Benefits: Today, Tomorrow, and Yesterday" [Executive Summary of the EBRI Issue Brief, which summarizes presentations and discussions from EBRI's Dec. 12, 2013, policy forum]