May 8 is the deadline for a special room rate at the IAM Industrial Conference, to be held June 15-19 at the Hilton Hotel in Chicago.
The conference will prepare IAM representatives and members in several key economic sectors to better meet the challenges of organizing and bargaining in today’s fast-paced economic environment.
The conference will feature general sessions for all delegates and breakout sessions of six individual industrial sector groups: Energy, Natural Resources, Wood Products and Agriculture; Aerospace and Service Contract Act; Automotive; Public and Government Employees; Tool and Die/Machine Tool; and Shipbuilding/Brewery/Electronics and Manufacturing. It is a unique opportunity for members working in these sectors to share experiences and develop strategies for successful bargaining and organizing.
The conference will hold registration on Monday, June 15 and early on June 16, open Tuesday, June 16 and conclude by noon on Friday, June 19. The conference will be chaired by IAM General Vice President Robert Martinez, Jr. and International President Tom Buffenbarger will deliver the keynote address.
A special room rate of $239 single and $249 double (plus tax) will be available until May 8. Call 877-865-5320 for reservations and use the group name “IAMAW 2015 Industrial Conference.” The Hilton Chicago Hotel is at 720 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60605 (Phone: 312-922-4400).
Click here for the official call and registration form. Registration information must be mailed by Friday, May 29, 2015.