Agenda

Thursday

9:00am - 9:45am

Call to Order

  • Credentials Committee
  • Minute of Silence
  • Statement of Equality
  • “O Canada” & “Solidarity Forever” led by Mike Dempsey, Vice-President, accompanied by Brass Quintet (Edmonton Musicians’ Association)
  • Review of Fire Drill Procedure
  • Welcome to Delegates: Edmonton City Council Representative Mike Nickel
  • Rules of Order
  • Adoption of Agenda
  • Acceptance of 40th Annual Convention Minutes
  • Presentation of Locals

9:45am - 9:05am

President's Address

10:05am - 11:00am

Officers' Reports

11:00am - 12:00pm

Report of the Finance Committee

  • Audited Financial Statements
  • Presentation by P. Garvin, United Way

11:25am - 11:50am

Report of the Women's Committee

11:50am- 12:00pm

Presentation by P. Garvin, United Way

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Lunch (Organized) - Hall D (Pedway Level)

1:00pm - 1:15pm

Credentials Committee Report

  • Announcements

1:15pm - 1:40pm

Report of the Pension Committee

1:40pm - 4:00pm

Report of the Legislative Committee

  • Resolutions

4:00pm - 4:30pm

Nominations for Executive Officers

  • Explanation of Voting Procedure

5:00 pm - 6:15 pm

Supper (Organized) - Hall D (Pedway Level)

6:30pm - 8:30pm

Candidates' Forum

Friday

7:15am - 8:45am

Voting - Hall C

9:00am - 9:30am

Credentials Committee Report

  • Balloting Results

9:30am - 9:55am

Report of the Pay and Social Equity Committee

9:55am - 10:20am

Report of the Occupational Health and Safety Committee

10:20am - 10:45am

Report of the Membership Services Committee

10:45am - 11:10am

Report of the Members' Benefits Committee

11:10am - 11:35am

Report of the Human Rights Committee

11:35am - 12:00pm

Report of the Environmental Committee

  • Resolution 2-2

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Lunch (Organized) - Hall D (Pedway Level)

1:00pm - 1:15pm

Credentials Committee Report

  • Announcements

1:15pm - 1:40pm

Tribute to Cold Lake Workers

1:40pm - 2:05pm

Report of the Committee on Political Action

2:05pm - 2:30pm

Report of the Anti-Privatization Committee

2:30pm - 4:00pm

Legislative Committee

  • Resolutions

4:00pm - 4:30pm

Presentation of Life Memberships

5:00pm - 5:30pm

Informal Social and Cocktails - Assembly Level

Saturday

9:00am - 9:15am

Credentials Committee Report

  • Announcements

9:15am - 9:45am

Greetings from Public Interest Alberta, Friends of Medicare, and Parkland Institute

9:45am - 12:00pm

Report of the Finance Committee

  • Audited Financial Statements
  • Resolutions: 2-1 and 2-3
  • Proposed Budget 2017/2018

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Lunch (Organized) - Hall D (Pedway Level)

1:00pm - 1:15pm

Credentials Committee Report

  • Announcements

1:15pm - 2:30pm

Unfinished Business (Resolutions)

  • New Business

2:30pm - 3:00pm

Swearing In of Executive Officers

  • Good and Welfare
  • Adjournment - “Solidarity Forever”