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You’re invited to a newsmaker breakfast on pensions

Join a panel of policy experts and workers at a breakfast hosted by CUPE as they discuss solutions for fixing Canada’s pension crisis Tuesday, May 25, 2010.

A new perspective on pensions

A young worker, a national labour leader, a former chief actuary for the Canada Pension Plan, a seniors’ rights advocate, and a former Nortel worker-turned-pension reform activist. All have recommendations for Canada’s finance ministers when they meet in Prince Edward Island next month to talk pensions.

Tuesday, May 25, 2010. Breakfast is served between 7:45 a.m. and 8 a.m.
Presentations to begin at 8: 15 a.m.
Question and answer session at 8:45 a.m.

The O’Connor Room at the Sheraton Hotel, 150 Albert Street, Ottawa


  • Bernard Dussault, former Chief Actuary for the CPP, the OAS and the federal superannuation plans
  • Susan Eng, Vice President of Advocacy, Canadian Association for Retired Persons (CARP)
  • Mary Jane MacKinnon, Nortel retiree and pension reform activist
  • Paul Moist, National President, Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE)
  • Saleh Waziruddin, a trained engineer and call centre worker from Niagara Falls, Ontario

Seating is limited. Please RSVP to:
Allison Gifford, CUPE Communications
agifford@cupe.ca or 613-237-1590 ext. 393
For more information, visit the CUPE webpage It’s time to fix Canada’s pension crisis.