Especially for (employees of) our partner organizations, Netspar organizes knowledge seminars; an expert from science will share knowledge and insights from research arount a topical pension theme. We offer seminars on location, during your conference or as an introduction for a discussion with board members from the pension industry. The form and number of participants can be determined in consultation.

Here you find the list of topics that has come together in consideration with the Partner research council. If you have any questions, please consult the PRC-member of your organisation, or send an email to [email protected].

Topics and (potential) speakers
  1. Life cycle investment – Roel Mehlkopf (TiU)
  2. Increase pension awareness and lower pension stress – Marike Knoef (LU)
  3. Higher retirement age and working longer: what do employers, employees and the self-employed think? – Jaap Oude Mulders (NIDI), Marleen Damman (RUN)
  4. Differences in (healthy) life expectancy – Johan Mackenbach (EUR)
  5. Repercussions of Terminating Mandatory Contributions – Fieke van der Lecq, Erik Lutjens (VU)
  6. Including home ownership with pension in accumulation and decummulation fase – Eduard Ponds (TiU), Niels Kortleve (PGGM)
  7. Innovation in pension communication – Leo Lentz, Hans Hoeken (UU)
  8. Changing role of pension providers as a consequence of big data – Bas Werker (TiU)
  9. Pension agreement about second pillar pensions: what, why and how?  – Theo Nijman (TiU), Casper van Ewijk (UvA / TiU)
  10. Academic analysis on the transition to a new pension contract – Casper van Ewijk (UvA / TiU)
  11. Legal analysis of the transition to a new pension contract – Rene Maatman (RUN), Mark Heemskerk (RUN)
  12. Which interpretation to choose of the new pension contract? – Bas Werker (TiU)
Locatie: Tilburg University Seminar Room K834 Warandelan 2 5037 AB Tilburg

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