Fall Conference

November 9-12, 2021 Loews Hollywood Hotel

Join us for this can't miss, four-day event in Hollywood, California. It's your chance to network with over 700 like-minded colleagues, brush up on the latest investment strategies, and get current on pension-related legislation.

Expect dynamic speakers, valuable trustee training, and the opportunity to share best practices with your professional peers. Registration and hotel room block open June 2021. 


On behalf of SACRS Board of Directors and SACRS Program Committee, we want to thank you for attending SACRS Virtual Fall Conference 2020 held November 10-13.

We hope that you found the conference informative and worthwhile. The specific and primary purposes of SACRS are to provide forums for disseminating knowledge of and developing expertise in the operation of 20 county retirement systems existing under the County Employees Retirement Law of 1937 (CERL) sets forth in California Government Code section 31450 et. seq., and to foster and take an active role in the legislative process as it affects county retirement systems. 

Your participation helped to make this event a great success and your enthusiasm and positive outlook helped make our time online both productive and enjoyable.  


Presentations and recordings from the many educational sessions presented at the conference are available at via the SACRS CONFERENCE PLATFORM SITE. You can view or download all of these materials from your computer and smart phone. Please note that the presentations posted online represent all those that were received from the presenters OR that gave permission to post.

To view the conference recordings, log into your SACRS Conference Platform account, click on the Auditorium, and then click on the View Archive for each of the sessions you missed. 
(Some sessions are not available for on-demand viewing, they will not be included on the Auditorium. Access to SACRS Conference Platform ends December 15.)


To receive credit for educational hours, Trustees and Staff must complete an online evaluation for each session they attend. All evaluations must be completed by December 15, 2020. 

To access the online evaluations, please follow the instructions:
• Login to your SACRS account
• Click on Events
• Click on Fall Conference
• Click on Fall 2020 Conference Evaluation
• Click on the sessions you would like to evaluate and click submit
Upon completion of your evaluation, your certificate will be available in your account portal at SACRS.ORG.

To access your certificate of completion:
• Login to your SACRS account
• Click on “My Account”
• Click on “My Continuing Education”
• Click “Print Certificate” next to one of the sessions you attended
You do not need to print a certificate for each session you attended, by clicking “Print Certificate” next to one of the sessions you evaluated, the website will generate a certificate with the total number of CE credits earned at
the conference.



Ron Insana

CNBC Corespondent


Dr. Eric Feigl-Ding

Epidemiologist and Health Economist

Epidemiologist and health economist and a Senior Fellow at the Federation of American Scientists in Washington DC, and Chief Health Economist for Microclinic International

Suneel Gupta


Suneel Gupta is the author of the upcoming book, Backable: how to inspire people to believe in your ideas.

Mellody Hobson

Chairman of the Board of Trustees

Ariel Investment Trust and Co-CEO & President, Ariel Investments.