With financial advisers and superannuation funds separately and in some cases simultaneously developing solutions for retirees – this virtual conference aims to bring together the best ideas from the retail, wholesale and institutional investment and advice worlds.
The fact it was still held in digital format and that it had a retirement focus, wide range of speakers and easy to access digital content after the event allows for a small number of distractions during the day without losing the benefit of the conference. The use of polls was also goodVaughan WoodsDirector, Advanced Planning Services
Hearing from industry leaders around effects of COVID-19 and continuing the journey of education around cracking the biggest opportunity left: harnessing the opportunity of meeting retiree needs in retirementMark SpringFounder, Innovative Customer Solutions
Range of topical, informative and relevant content and speakersJanice WatsonProduct analyst, Commonwealth Superannuation Corporation
Social distance applied! No need to travel, everyone had a chance to watch, no matter where in Australia, lower cost and enjoyableKatherine IsbrandtFinancial adviser, ASIRE Financial Planning
Networking, which was still possible with some adaptation even in virtual spaceNick CallilHead of retirement solutions, Willis Towers Watson Australia
I could personalise and concentrate fullyMark AshbyClient partnership manager (NSW), HESTA
Anne-Marie Corboy, chair of Australia’s largest corporate superannuation fund, talks about sustainability, the Retirement Income Review and the urgent need for policies that help disadvantaged women.