THE opportunity for all pension systems’ staff, members and key stakeholders

to come together, collaborate and share ideas, while hearing the latest pension news and challenges.

This event is NCTR’s highest attended event by all levels of membership.

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A Special Thanks to Our Sponsors:


  • Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines, La Jolla, California


Registration Rates

  • Associate Commercial Member: $2,600 per attendee (Rate increases to $2,750 after September 9)
    • $475 per guest
  • Active Member: $1,300 per attendee (Rate increases to $1,450 after September 9)
    • $395 per guest
  • General / Keynote Sponsors: $1,900 per attendee

Preliminary Schedule:

Saturday, October 10
NCTR Committee Meetings; Reception and dinner on your own

Sunday, October 11
Morning networking event (all attendees); First General Session begins at 2 pm

Monday, October 12
Second General Session; Teacher of the Year Reception and dinner at hotel

Tuesday, October 13
Third General Session; NCTR Business Meeting at 2 pm; Reception and dinner on your own

Wednesday, October 14

Sunday Keynote Speaker

Amy Walter

National Editor of the Cook Political Report & Host of WNYC’s The Takeaway Fridays

For more than 20 years, Amy Walter has built a reputation as an accurate, objective, and insightful political analyst with unparalleled access to campaign insiders and decision-makers.

Walter is national editor of the Cook Political Report and a frequent on-air analyst. She appears weekly on “Politics Monday” on the PBS NewsHour and hosts WNYC’s nationally syndicated public radio news program, “The Takeaway Fridays.” In addition, she is a regular Sunday panelist on NBC’s “Meet the Press” and CBS’s “Face The Nation” and appears frequently on “Special Report with Bret Baier” on FOX.

Since 1998, Walter has provided election night coverage and analysis. She is the former political director of ABC News and the former editor-in-chief of The Hotline. Named one of the “Top 50 Journalists” by Washingtonian magazine, Walter was dubbed one of the most powerful people in politics in George magazine. She also won The Washington Post’s Crystal Ball Award for her spot-on election predictions.

Walter graduated summa cum laude from Colby College, honored with an honorary PhD and as a Trustee Emeritus. She is also a member of the Board of Advisors for the University of Chicago’s Institute of Politics.



Interested in Partnering with NCTR? 

Becoming an NCTR event sponsor gives you the opportunity to be in a face-to-face environment where you can network and increase market visibility. Gain the competitive advantage, while making direct connections with high-level decision makers from more than 63 public pension systems from across the nation, with combined assets exceeding $2 trillion in their trust funds.

For additional information, contact NCTR Assistant Executive Director Robyn Wheeler at (916) 509-7260, or at

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