Virtual Retirement Planning Seminar

May 13th, 2022

Melissa Watton

The Department of Human Resources is offering a two-day online retirement planning seminar for Memorial employees. Employees at any stage in their career who are interested in learning more about retirement planning are invited to attend. The seminar will take place on May 31 and June 1 from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. each day. If you require accommodations, such as ASL interpreting or real-time captioning, please email If you require technical assistance logging on, please email

The following is the agenda for the two days.

May 31, 2022Session
9:30-9:35 a.m. Opening Remarks
9:35-10:45 a.m.

Memorial University Pension Plan/Post Retirement Benefits

Glen Roberts, Department of Human Resources 

10:45-11 a.m. Break
11 a.m.-12:15 p.m.

Canada Pension Plan/Old Age Security Benefits

Amanda Keating, Service Canada

12:15-12:30  Q&A
June 1, 2022Session
9:30-10 a.m.

Memorial University Pensioner's Association 

Grant Gardner, MUNPA                        

10-10:45 a.m.

Financial Planning

Newfoundland and Labrador Credit Union                              

10:45-11 a.m. Break
11 a.m.-12 p.m.

Financial Planning Cont'd

Newfoundland and Labrador Credit Union

12-12:15 p.m. Q&A

Please note, each day has its own unique Webex link.  

The link for May 31 is:

The link for June 1 is:

Passcode: the Webex passcode for these sessions is Spring2022