Conferences for US pension funds. This section contains a listing of the top US pensions conferences. P&I Conferences run well-attended conferences for DB and DC pension plans, covering topics such as liability-driven investing, custom target-date strategies, pension settlements and the use of alternatives in DC plan design. ASPPA run their annual conference in October, supplemented by a number of regional conferences, with the Western Benefits Conference taking place in San Francisco. Opal Financial Group runs a number of the best conferences for US public pension funds, including the Public Funds Summit in Scottsdale. Other conference organizers running conferences for US pensions plans include Marcus Evans, ICBI and Institutional Investor, covering topics such as pension plan design, pensions risk and derisking, employee engagement and investment strategies for pensions plans.