Guest speakers included Sarah Vickerstaff (University of Kent), Bernard Casey (University of Warwick) and James Lloyd (International Longevity Centre - UK).

The main themes discussed included:

  • Distrust in pensions: popular perceptions of the role of Governments, employers and pension providers
  • Is it worth saving for old age? Policy debates in the UK and Germany and the absence of policy learning
  • What next for the U.K's retirement savings strategy?
  • The event will provide an opportunity for fellow academics from across various disciplines to meet and share ideas and research.