January 31, 2017, 10:00 AM

Subject Matter: PERAC Annual Statement

Location: PERAC, Five Middlesex Avenue, Suite 304, Somerville, MA 02145

Snow Date: February 1, 2017 at 1:00 PM

Educational Credit: Three Credits

To Register: Use our online form or e-mail Rose Morrison at RAMorrison@per.state.ma.us to make reservations.
 


February 2, 2017, 1:00 PM

Subject Matter: PERAC Annual Statement

Snow Date: February 3, 2017 at 10:00 AM

Location: Taunton Public Library, 12 Pleasant Street, Taunton, MA

Educational Credit: Three Credits

To Register: Use our online form or e-mail Rose Morrison at RAMorrison@per.state.ma.us to make reservations.
 


February 9, 2017, 10:00 AM CANCELLED. SNOW DATE February 10, 2017

Subject Matter: Grimes and Other Cases of Interest

Snow Date: February 10, 2017 at 10:00 AM

Location: PERAC, Five Middlesex Avenue, Suite 304, Somerville, MA 02145

Educational Credit: Three Credits

To Register: Use our online form or e-mail Rose Morrison at RAMorrison@per.state.ma.us to make reservations.
 


February 15, 2017, 10:00 AM

Subject Matter: PERAC Annual Statement

Snow Date: February 16, 2017, 10:00 AM

Location: Springfield Retirement Board, 70 Tapley Street, Springfield, MA

Educational Credit: Three Credits

To Register: Use our online form or e-mail Rose Morrison at RAMorrison@per.state.ma.us to make reservations.
 


March 9, 2017, 10:00 AM

Subject Matter: PERAC Annual Statement

Location: Middlesex County Retirement Board, 25 Linnell Circle, Billerica, MA

Educational Credit: Three Credits

To Register: Use our online form or e-mail Rose Morrison at RAMorrison@per.state.ma.us to make reservations.
 


March 14, 2017

Subject Matter: PROSPER Training for Board Administrators

Location: PERAC, Five Middlesex Avenue, Suite 304, Somerville, MA 02145

Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 Noon

To Register: Use our online form or e-mail registration@per.state.ma.us to make reservations
 


March 14, 2017

Subject Matter: PROSPER Training for Board Members Session 1

Location: PERAC, Five Middlesex Avenue, Suite 304, Somerville, MA 02145

Time: 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Educational Credit: Three Credits

To Register: Use our online form or e-mail registration@per.state.ma.us to make reservations
 


March 14, 2017

Subject Matter: PROSPER Training for Board Members Session 2

Location: PERAC, Five Middlesex Avenue, Suite 304, Somerville, MA 02145

Time: 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Educational Credit: Three Credits

To Register: Use our online form or e-mail registration@per.state.ma.us to make reservations.
 


March 15, 2017, 10:00 AM

Subject Matter: Grimes and Other Cases of Interest

Location: Danvers Town Hall, Dan Toomey Room, 1 Sylvan Street, Danvers, MA

Educational Credit: Three Credits

To Register: Use our online form or e-mail Rose Morrison at RAMorrison@per.state.ma.us to make reservations.
 


March 16, 2017

Subject Matter: PROSPER Training for Board Members, Session 1

Location: PERAC, Five Middlesex Avenue, Suite 304, Somerville, MA 02145

Time: 8:30 AM- 10:00 AM

Educational Credit: Three Credits

To Register: Use our online form or e-mail registration@per.state.ma.us to make reservations.
 


March 16, 2017

Subject Matter: PROSPER Training for Board Members, Session 2

Location: PERAC, Five Middlesex Avenue, Suite 304, Somerville, MA 02145

Time: 10:30 AM - 12:00 Noon

Educational Credit: Three Credits

To Register: Use our online form or e-mail registration@per.state.ma.us to make reservations.
 


March 16, 2017

Subject Matter: PROSPER Training for Board Administrators

Location: PERAC, Five Middlesex Avenue, Suite 304, Somerville, MA 02145

Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

To Register: Use our online form or e-mail registration@per.state.ma.us to make reservations.
 


March 21, 2017

Subject Matter: PROSPER Training for Board Members, Session 1

Location: Middlesex County Retirement Board, 25 Linnell Circle, PO Box 160, Billerica, MA 01865

Time: 8:30 AM- 10:00 AM

Educational Credit: Three Credits

To Register: Use our online form or e-mail registration@per.state.ma.us to make reservations.
 


March 21, 2017

Subject Matter: PROSPER Training for Board Members, Session 2

Location: Middlesex County Retirement Board, 25 Linnell Circle, PO Box 160, Billerica, MA 01865

Time: 10:30 AM - 12:00 Noon

Educational Credit: Three Credits

To Register: Use our online form or e-mail registration@per.state.ma.us to make reservations.
 


March 21, 2017

Subject Matter: PROSPER Training for Board Administrators

Location: Middlesex County Retirement Board, 25 Linnell Circle, PO Box 160, Billerica, MA 01865

Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM


To Register: Use our online form or e-mail registration@per.state.ma.us to make reservations.
 


March 23, 2017, 10:00 AM

Subject Matter: Grimes and Other Cases of Interest

Location: Worcester Public Library, Saxe Room, 3 Salem Square, Worcester, MA 

Educational Credit: Three Credits

To Register: Use our online form or e-mail Rose Morrison at RAMorrison@per.state.ma.us to make reservations.
 


March 23, 2017

Subject Matter: PROSPER Training for Board Administrators

Location: Springfield Retirement Board, 70 Tapley Street Springfield, MA  01104

Time: 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM

To Register: Use our online form or e-mail registration@per.state.ma.us to make reservations.
 


March 23, 2017

Subject Matter: PROSPER Training for Board Members, Session 1

Location: Springfield Retirement Board, 70 Tapley Street Springfield, MA  01104

Time: 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Educational Credit: Three Credits

To Register: Use our online form or e-mail registration@per.state.ma.us to make reservations.
 


March 23, 2017

Subject Matter: PROSPER Training for Board Members, Session 2

Location: Springfield Retirement Board, 70 Tapley Street Springfield, MA  01104

Time: 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Educational Credit: Three Credits

To Register: Use our online form or e-mail registration@per.state.ma.us to make reservations.
 


March 28, 2017

Subject Matter: PROSPER Training for Board Administrators

Location: PERAC, Five Middlesex Avenue, Suite 304, Somerville, MA 02145

Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 Noon

To Register: Use our online form or e-mail registration@per.state.ma.us to make reservations.
 


March 28, 2017

Subject Matter: PROSPER Training for Board Members, Session 1

Location: PERAC, Five Middlesex Avenue, Suite 304, Somerville, MA 02145

Time: 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Educational Credit: Three Credits

To Register: Use our online form or e-mail registration@per.state.ma.us to make reservations.
 


March 28, 2017

Subject Matter: PROSPER Training for Board Members, Session 2

Location: PERAC, Five Middlesex Avenue, Suite 304, Somerville, MA 02145

Time: 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Educational Credit: Three Credits

To Register: Use our online form or e-mail registration@per.state.ma.us to make reservations.
 


March 29, 2017

Subject Matter: PROSPER Training for Board Administrators

Location: Plymouth County. Retirement Board, 10 Cordage Park Circle, Suite 234, Plymouth, MA  02360

Time: 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM

To Register: Use our online form or e-mail registration@per.state.ma.us to make reservations.
 


March 29, 2017

Subject Matter: PROSPER Training for Board Members, Session 1

Location: Plymouth County Retirement Board, 10 Cordage Park Circle, Suite 234, Plymouth, MA  02360

Time: 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Educational Credit: Three Credits

To Register: Use our online form or e-mail registration@per.state.ma.us to make reservations.
 


March 29, 2017

Subject Matter: PROSPER Training for Board Members, Session 2

Location: Plymouth County Retirement Board, 10 Cordage Park Circle, Suite 234, Plymouth, MA  02360

Time: 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Educational Credit: Three Credits

To Register: Use our online form or e-mail registration@per.state.ma.us to make reservations.
 


March 30, 2017

Subject Matter: PROSPER Training for Board Administrators

Location: PERAC, Five Middlesex Avenue, Suite 304, Somerville, MA 02145

Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 Noon

To Register: Use our online form or e-mail registration@per.state.ma.us to make reservations.
 


March 30, 2017

Subject Matter: PROSPER Training for Board Members, Session 1

Location: PERAC, Five Middlesex Avenue, Suite 304, Somerville, MA 02145

Time: 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Educational Credit: Three Credits

To Register: Use our online form or registration@per.state.ma.us to make reservations.
 


March 30, 2017

Subject Matter: PROSPER Training for Board Members, Session 2

Location: PERAC, Five Middlesex Avenue, Suite 304, Somerville, MA 02145

Time: 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Educational Credit: Three Credits

To Register: Use our online form or e-mail registration@per.state.ma.us to make reservations.
 


April 10, 2017

Subject Matter: PROSPER Training for Board Administrators

Location: Worcester Public Library, Banx Room – Main Library, 3 Salem Street, Worcester, MA

Time: 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM

To Register: Use our online form or e-mail registration@per.state.ma.us to make reservations.
 


April 10, 2017

Subject Matter: PROSPER Training for Board Members, Session 1

Location: Worcester Public Library, Banx Room – Main Library, 3 Salem Street, Worcester, MA

Time: 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

To Register: Use our online form or e-mail registration@per.state.ma.us to make reservations.
 


April 10, 2017

Subject Matter: PROSPER Training for Board Members, Session 2

Location: Worcester Public Library, Banx Room – Main Library, 3 Salem Street, Worcester, MA

Time: 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

To Register: Use our online form or e-mail registration@per.state.ma.us to make reservations.
 


April 13, 2017, 10:00 AM

Subject Matter: Grimes and Other Cases of Interest

Location: PERAC, Five Middlesex Avenue, Suite 304, Somerville, MA 02145

Educational Credit: Three Credits

To Register: Use our online form or e-mail Rose Morrison at RAMorrison@per.state.ma.us to make reservations.
 


April 25, 2017

Subject Matter: AG Open Meeting Law Training

Location: Stoughton Town Hall, Great Hall, 10 Pearl Street, Stoughton, MA

Time: 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Educational Credit: Three Credits
 


May 17, 2017, 10:00 AM

Subject Matter: Domestic Relations Orders

Location: PERAC, Five Middlesex Avenue, Suite 304, Somerville, MA 02145

Educational Credit: Three Credits

To Register: Use our online form or e-mail Rose Morrison at RAMorrison@per.state.ma.us to make reservations.
 


May 18, 2017, 10:00 AM

Subject Matter: Grimes and Other Cases of Interest

Location: Springfield Retirement Board, 70 Tapley Street, Springfield, MA

Educational Credit: Three Credits

To Register: Use our online form or e-mail Rose Morrison at RAMorrison@per.state.ma.us to make reservations.
 


May 24, 2017, 10:00 AM

Subject Matter: Grimes and Other Cases of Interest

Location: Danvers Town Hall, 1 Sylvan Street, Danvers, MA

Educational Credit: Three Credits

To Register: Use our online form or e-mail Rose Morrison at RAMorrison@per.state.ma.us to make reservations.
 


May 25, 2017, 10:00 AM

Subject Matter: Actuarial Assumptions

Location: PERAC, Five Middlesex Avenue, Suite 304, Somerville, MA 02145

Educational Credit: Three Credits

To Register: Use our online form or e-mail Rose Morrison at RAMorrison@per.state.ma.us to make reservations.
 


June 4 - June 7, 2017

Subject Matter: MACRS June Conference

Location: Hyannis, MA

As has been the case in the past, PERAC, in conjunction with MACRS, will be making educational opportunities available at the MACRS Annual Spring Conference June 4-7 in Hyannis. The breakout will be as follows:

1. Board members attending the Legal Panel Session during the main MACRS Conference will be awarded three credits – (Three Credits)

2. Wednesday, June 7, 2017 PERAC will conduct sessions (Domestic Relations Orders, PERAC Portal, Actuarial Assumptions) – (Three Credits)


 


August 10, 2017, 8:00 AM

Subject Matter: PERAC Administrator Training

Location: Hotel Northampton, 36 King Street, Northampton, MA 01060

Educational Credit: Three Credits

To Register: Please register through the PROSPER portal

Please Note: While these courses are geared towards administrators, board members who attend will receive three educational credits.

Agenda pdf format of Agenda 7_17
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August 24, 2017, 11:00 AM

Subject Matter: Actuarial Assumptions

Location: PERAC, Five Middlesex Avenue, Suite 304, Somerville, MA 02145

Educational Credit: Three Credits

To Register: Please register through the PROSPER portal
 


September 14, 2017

PERAC'S EMERGING ISSUES FORUM

Location: College of the Holy Cross


Educational Credit: Three Credits

To Register: Please register on the Emerging Issues event page

2017 Emerging Issues Forum Agenda  pdf format of 2017 Emerging Issues Forum Agenda


September 28, 2017, 10:00 AM

Subject Matter: Domestic Relations Orders

Location: PERAC, Five Middlesex Avenue, Suite 304, Somerville, MA 02145

Educational Credit: Three Credits

To Register: Please register through the PROSPER portal


October 2, 2017

Subject Matter: Legal Panel

Location: MACRS Springfield

Educational Credit: Three Credits

To Register: MACRS


October 4, 2017

Subject Matter: RFP’s; Veterans Buy Back; 5th Member Selection

Location: MACRS Springfield

Educational Credit: Three Credits

To Register: MACRS


State Ethics Commission Training (Three Credits)

The Commission will grant three (3) credits to retirement board members who complete a Public Education Seminar on the Conflict of Interest Law conducted by the State Ethics Commission.  As noted above, these sessions are sometimes held in conjunction with meetings of certain organizations.  

The State Ethics Commission will be conducting educational seminars throughout 2017 at its offices in Boston at One Ashburton Place, Room 619.  Present offerings include:

Thursday, November 30, 2017 at 10:00 AM

Space is limited.  To attend a seminar at the Commission office, please call 617-371-9500 or email David.Giannotti@state.ma.us . You may also register to participate remotely in a webinar.