The 2019 Employee Benefits Conference will be held January 29 – 30 at the TradeWinds Island Grand Resort in St. Pete Beach, Florida. PLEASE NOTE the change of location, change of dates, and change in schedule.
For more information, please see the Announcement Memo
Download the Registration Form
The registration form is to be returned to the IBEW with a check for $100 per attendee.
Hotel reservations must be made directly with the hotel using this link.
This will be the first time the conference has been held at the TradeWinds Island resort, which is located in the Tampa/St. Petersburg area. While the dates of the conference are in the last week of January, the scheduling has changed, from Thursday – Friday to Tuesday – Wednesday, and an extra day of pre-conference programs has been added.
There will be a workshop late in the afternoon on Sunday, January 27, followed by a reception. Monday morning, January 28, will feature additional workshops on fiduciary responsibility, ERISA, and the proper construction of a fund portfolio. Similarly to past conferences, there will be an ERTS Update and separate fund administrators meeting on Monday afternoon, beginning at 1:30 pm. The Conference will begin Tuesday morning and run through noon on Wednesday, January 30.
If you have any questions regarding the conference, please contact NECA Labor Relations at 301-215-4510.