The Pensions Investment Academy

The Pension Investment Academy (PIA) is a joint venture between Specialist Pension Services Limited (SPS) and Cass Business School. The purpose of the PIA is to run lectures, debates and seminars at the cutting edge of pension fund thought. It is designed for pension scheme trustees and executives who already have a base level of knowledge.

All Seminars take place at Cass Business School from 17.00 until 20.00 with a reception until 21.00.
For more information visit the website

The European Pension Fund Investment Forum

SPS Conferences' sister company is The European Pension Fund Investment Forum (EPFIF).

The European Pension Fund Investment Forum (EPFIF) is the leading investment forum in Europe for the exchange of information amongst pension fund managers, their advisors and other investment professionals. It provides an objective and rigorous forum for the discussion of new investment ideas and topics of current interest. The Forum currently comprises ten Divisions which meet regularly to discuss current relevant issues. 

Membership to any Division of the Forum is by invitation only and more information is available from:

For any enquiries on either the PIA or EPFIF, please contact Fred Jaffe

Associated Activities




Investment Strategies & Cash Flow Management for Maturing Pension Funds             

July 11, 2019                                    Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

Credit & Private Debt Investing for Pension Funds  

September 5, 2019

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London 

Alternative & Innovative Investment Strategies Conference for Pension Funds 

September 12, 2019

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London   

ESG & Sustainable Investment Issues for Dutch Pension Funds 

September 24, 2019

Apollo Hotel, Amsterdam 

Nordic Institutional Investors' Conference

October 3, 2019

7A Strandvägen, Stockholm

Property & Infrastructure Investment Strategies for Pension Funds 

October 10, 2019

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London 

Current Investment Issues for Pension Funds                  

November 7, 2019

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

ESG & Topical Investment Issues for Local Authority Pension Investors

November 14, 2019

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London 

Annual Northern Investment Conference for Pension Funds 

November 21, 2019

The Met Hotel, Leeds

Private Equity & Debt Investors' Annual Seminar

December 5, 2019

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London