Past and Upcoming Speaking Engagements

Dates: April 3, 2015
Forum: HR Leadership Forum (HRLF) Program
Location: Arlington, VA
Topic: “Improve Workforce Retirement Readiness with Behavioral Economics Techniques”
Speakers: Chris Goldsmith, Cleveland; David Johnson, Washington, DC; Rick Reed, Boston


Dates: January 18-20, 2015
Forum: Made In America: The 2015 Taft-Hartley Benefits Summit
Location: Las Vegas, NV
Topic: “Behavioral Economics and Employee Health”
Speakers: Chris Goldsmith, Cleveland


Dates: December 11, 2014
Forum: Employee Benefits Research Institute (EBRI) Policy Forum
Location: Washington, D.C.
Topic: “Behavioral Economics and Benefits: Engineering the Retirement Choices for Employers and Employees”
Speakers: Chris Goldsmith, Cleveland


Dates: September 19, 2014
Forum: Academy of Behavioral Finance and Economics
Location: Burbank, CA
Topic: “Beyond the 401(k) and Choice Architecture – Automatic Enrollment in Welfare Benefit Plans Before & After Health Reform”
Speakers: Chris Goldsmith, Cleveland


Dates: June 25, 2014
Forum: Segal Webinar
Location: New York, NY
Topic: “Using Behavioral Economics Principles to Help Retirement Plan Sponsors”
Speakers: Chris Goldsmith, Cleveland and Tim Barron, Darien


Dates: April 1, 2014
Forum: Society of Higher Education Human Resource Executives
Location: Tucson, AZ
Topic: “Enhancing Engagement with Behavioral Economics”
Speakers: Christopher Goldsmith, Cleveland


Dates: October 9 – 12, 2013
Forum: 19th Annual Client Research & Educational Summit
Location: Lake Buena Vista, Florida
Topic: “Separating Fact from Fiction in Investing; Behavioral Finance Meets Investment Decision Making”
Speakers: Tim Barron, Darien and Christopher Goldsmith, Cleveland


Dates: September 28 – October 1, 2013
Forum: ASHHRA 49th Annual Conference & Exposition
Location: Washington, DC
Topic: “Applying Behavioral Economics to Strategic Health Plan Redesign”
Speaker: Christopher Goldsmith, Cleveland
Co-speakers: J. Michael Vittoria, Maine Medical Center/Maine Health
  Judy West, Maine Medical Center/Maine Health
Topic: “Compensation Structure: Old Problems, New Solutions”
Speaker: Yelena Stiles, Princeton


Dates: May 19 – 20, 2013
Forum: CUPA-HR Midwest Region Conference & Expo
Location: Columbus, OH
Topic: “Who Are These People and What Makes Them Tick?”
Speaker: Christopher Goldsmith, Cleveland


Dates: April 29 – May 1, 2013
Forum: WorldWork Total Rewards 2013 Conference
Location: Philadelphia, PA
Topic: “Behavioral Economics and Choice Architecture Work on Wellness”
Speaker: Christopher Goldsmith, Cleveland
Co-Speakers: J. Michael Vittoria, Maine Medical Center/Maine Health


Dates: June 13 – 14, 2012
Forum: Rocky Mountain CUPA-HR
Location: Keystone, CO
Topic: “Enhancing Healthy Campus Efforts with Behavioral Economics and Choice Architecture”
Speaker: Christopher Goldsmith, Cleveland


Date: May 15, 2012
Forum: Oklahoma CUPA-HR
Location: Tulsa, OK
Topic: “Enhancing Healthy Campus Efforts with Behavioral Economics and Choice Architecture”
Speaker: Christopher Goldsmith, Cleveland


Date: May 4, 2012
Forum: Northeast Ohio ISCEBS Chapter
Location: Cleveland, OH
Topic: “Applications of Behavioral Economics to Healthy Enterprise Initiative”
Speaker: Christopher Goldsmith, Cleveland


Date: April 24, 2012
Forum: Indiana CUPA-HR
Location: Indianapolis, IN
Topic: “Enhancing Healthy Campus Efforts with Behavioral Economics and Choice Architecture”
Speakers: Christopher Goldsmith, Cleveland and Steve Cyboran, Chicago


Date: April 14, 2012
Forum: Ohio CUPA-HR
Location: Ada, OH
Topic: “Real Pay for Performance: How to Tell Real from Fake”
Speaker: Christopher Goldsmith, Cleveland


Dates: October 16 – 18, 2011
Forum: Central Association of College and University Business Officers (CACUBO)
Location: Omaha, NE
Topic: “Investing In a Healthy Culture: Achieving Results via a Healthy and Effective Campus”
Speaker: Christopher Goldsmith, Cleveland
Co-speakers: Richard Smith, New York and Kevin Buck, University of Tulsa


Dates: April 7 – 8, 2011
Forum: Ohio, CUPA-HR
Location: Ada, OH
Topic: “Developing a Business Case for a Healthy Campus”
Speaker: Christopher Goldsmith, Cleveland

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