Pension Forum

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Event Information

The UBC Faculty Pension Plan (FPP) Pension Forum will be held on Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at the UBC Marine Drive Residence. The Pension Forum provides a great opportunity for current and retired members to hear the latest news regarding their pension plan and to meet the UBC FPP trustees, management and staff. There will be a presentation on the Plan’s 2016 investment performance and a review of the 2016/17 initiatives. Similar to past years, there will be information tables for members to learn more about the Plan as well as other retirement benefits and services. Light refreshments will be provided.

Event Program

10:00 a.m. – Doors open
10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. – Presentation & Question Period
11:45 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. – Information Tables open
1:00 p.m. – Event ends

Advance registration is required to attend the Pension Forum in person. Registration is not required to view the live webcast.


The webcast of the Pension Forum presentation can be viewed with the embedded webcast player below. You can also access the webcast by clicking the following link:

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Click the button below to download a copy of the 2017 Pension Forum Presentation slides.

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Information Tables

The Pension Forum Information Tables will be found in Room 111 of the Marine Drive Residence Commons Block, just across from the Welcome Table. The Information Tables will be available at 11:45 a.m., after the presentation.

Information Table  Visit this table for information about: 
UBC Faculty Pension Plan:
New to the Plan
  • investment options
  • beneficiary designations
  • changing investment allocations
  • voluntary contributions
  • new member seminars
UBC Faculty Pension Plan:
  • retirement income options
  • transferring in from other registered plans
  • working past age 65 and deferring retirement
  • retirement seminars
Retirement and Survivor Benefits Program
  • health benefits as part of this program
  • working past age 65 and changes to other UBC benefits
Employee and Family Assistance Program
  • information and immediate support resources for you and your family to resolve a wide range of personal, work, health or life issues
Faculty Relations
  • preparing for retirement
  • considerations when leaving UBC
  • post-retirement privileges and appointments
  • emeritus status
Sun Life Financial
UBC Association of Professors Emeriti (UBCAPE)
  • academic and social events for Emeriti
  • membership in UBCAPE
  • travel and extended health insurance

Location & Parking

Location: Marine Drive Residence Commons Block, 2205 Lower Mall, Vancouver Campus
Parking: The closest parkades are Fraser and West Parkade. We recommend parking in Fraser Parkade as there is planned construction around West Parkade, which may restrict access to this parkade.  Please visit the UBC Parking website to plan your visit accordingly.