Annual Retirement Planning Conference
Where will you be in 2023?
For employees thinking about retiring in the next five years, this event will help you prepare.
Videos from the event on October 12, 2018 are now available.
This free conference has six sessions, including a keynote during a buffet-style luncheon.
We're bringing in an award-winning author and psychologist, Margit Cox Henderson, to deliver a keynote address on “Optimistic Aging.” Henderson says about 70 percent of how individuals age is related to the lifestyle choices they make. Join us and hear new insights about how to cultivate lifelong health.
Additional conference sessions cover a range of topics. Discover everything you need to know about these important aspects of retirement:
- Social security
- Income planning
- Emotional well-being
- Health and medical coverage
- Exceptional benefits offered to UK retirees!
Friday, October 12, 2018
|7:30am - 8:30am||Light breakfast|
|8:30am - 9:45am||
What Can I Expect from Social Security?
Hear an overview about Social Security and learn how benefits are calculated. In this session, you’ll also gain more perspective about the idea of the "right" age to retire.
This session was not recorded, but please visit the social security website for planning resources including a retirement estimator.
|9:45am - 10:00am||Break|
|10:00am - 11:00am||
How to Plan for Retirement Income
Financial planning can seem daunting, but it doesn’t have to be. This presentation shares pros and cons to common questions about annuities and more financial decisions around retirement. Watch the video >
|11:00am - 11:30am||Break|
11:30am - 1:00pm
Optimistic Aging: Staying on Course for Your Retirement Adventure
Margit Cox Henderson, Ph.D.
How do you cultivate lifelong health? Margit offers inspiring tips from her award-winning book entitled Optimistic Aging.
|1:00pm - 1:15pm||Movement Break|
|1:15pm - 1:30pm||Break|
|1:30pm - 2:15pm||
Life After Retirement: Start Planning Now
What are you looking forward to? When planning for retirement, it’s usually about finances. We recommend planning for more than just money. This session offers inspiration and fun ideas to consider. Watch the video >
|2:15pm - 2:30pm||Break|
|2:30pm - 3:30pm||
Healthcare Considerations when Planning for Retirement
While you're planning, it can be helpful to consider national trends such as the rising cost of healthcare. Learn about what else is important to keep in mind. Watch the video >
|3:30pm - 4:30pm||
University of Kentucky Health Benefits for Retirees
We offer exceptional benefits to employees and retirees, such as our popular prescription cost-savings benefit. To get a better idea of what health benefits will be available to you, we’ll share an overview about a few related factors, such as early vs. regular retirement. Watch the video >