Conferences for Investment Consultants. This part of the conference directory includes events which cover the investment consulting industry, plus conferences of particular interest to investment consultants. Key conference organizers in this space include ASPPA (the American Society of Pension Professionals & Actuaries) who host the ASPPA Annual Conference for retirement plan professionals and the ACOPA Actuarial Symposium and Advanced Actuarial Conferences. Key topics of conversation at conferences for actuaries, pensions consultants, investment consultants and pensions actuaries may include pensions risk, manager selection, investment structures and processes, pensions design, pensions funding strategies, fiduciary management / outsourced CIO (OCIO) models and other trends in the investment consulting industry. Conferences on Pensions Consulting are included below, along with some of the largest pensions industry events.