Leading reward managers attend Employee Benefits Pension Summit 2010

More than 50 leading reward managers from the UK’s most prominent organisations have gathered at the Employee Benefits Pensions Summit 2010 this week.

Shell, IBM, GlaxoSmithKline and Sony are among the companies at the event, Shaping the Future of Workplace Retirement Savings, which is being held at Pennyhill Park in Surrey. Starting on April 13 the summit will conclude today with a pension roundtable.

Delegates have been attending sessions focused on defined contribution (DC) pensions and where they stand in organisations’ broader reward package, as well as the impact of state pension on firms’ pension plans and setting the appropriate contribution levels for employers and staff.

Presentations have been given by employers, industry experts and academics. Speakers include James Churcher, pensions manager for the Telegraph Media Group, Darran Burton, head of DC practice at The Pensions Regulator and Stephen Carver, lecturer in project management and communication at Cranfield School of Management

To see the agenda online click here.