USW District 6 Conference Agenda

Sunday, August 16

REGISTRATION, Quattro Hotel, 4:00 p.m.

WOMEN OF STEEL CAUCUS, Superior Room, 7:00 p.m.

SOAR, Michigan Room, 7:00 p.m.

NEW DELEGATES’ ORIENTATION, Superior Room, 7:30 p.m.                               

NEXT GEN CAUCUS, Michigan Room, 8:00 p.m.

HOSPITALITY SUITE, Great Lakes Room, 8:00 p.m.      

     

Monday, August 17

All events to take place in the Quattro Ballroom unless otherwise specified 

REGISTRATION, 7:00 a.m.

CONFERENCE OPENING, 9:00 a.m.                

STEELWORKERS HUMANITY FUND

LUNCH

HISTORY LESSON:  ALGOMA STEEL

KEYNOTE: Joe Roberts, Push for Change

GUEST: Ken Neumann, USW National Director for Canada

GETTING POLITICAL

DIRECTOR’S DINNER, Mill Square, Machine Shop


Tuesday, August 18 

CALL TO ORDER, Quattro Ballroom, 9:00 a.m.                

‘STEELWORKERS MAKE GREAT NEIGHBOURS’ Kick-Off

HOSPITALITY SUITE, Great Lakes Room            


Wednesday, August 19

All events to take place in the Quattro Ballroom unless otherwise specified 

CALL TO ORDER, 9:00 a.m.         

BEAR PIT WITH MARTY WARREN (delegates only)

HEALTH AND SAFETY

LUNCH, 12:00 p.m.  

GUEST: Andrea Horwath, Leader, Ontario NDP

MEMBERSHIP GROWTH & DEVELOPMENT

GUEST: Leo W. Gerard, USW International President

STEELWORKERS BENEFIT PLAN

GUESTS: Chief Lyle Sayers, Garden River First Nation, Chief Dean Sayers, Batchewana First Nation

UNITED STEELWORKERS’ COMMUNITY FESTIVAL, Roberta Bondar Park

 

Thursday, August 20

All events to take place in the Quattro Ballroom unless otherwise specified 

CALL TO ORDER, 9:00 a.m.

GUEST: Colin Brehaut, Telecommunications Workers Union, USW Local 1944

ONTARIO LABOUR LAW REFORM, Quattro Hotel, Quattro Ballroom

STEELWORKERS MAKE GREAT NEIGHBOURS REPORT-BACK, Quattro Hotel, Quattro Ballroom

CLOSING REMARKS

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416-544-5966 or
416-434-2221

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416-544-5991 

Communications Department - Québec
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514-774-4001 

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