13th Building Union-Management Partnerships

Venue: Metropolitan Hotel

Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Event Date/Time: Jan 16, 2012 End Date/Time: Jan 18, 2012
Registration Date: Jan 16, 2012
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* Hear 15 joint presentations, representing both union and management perspectives
* Best practices for interest-based and mutual-gains bargaining
* How to achieve collaboration in training redesign
* Creating a healthy & productive labour relations partnership
* Practical solutions for instilling cooperation and trust within a union-management relationship
* Exploring the changing face of the public sector’s relationship with unions
* Establishing an effective a workplace violence prevention program
* Innovative practices for handling disputes outside the collective agreement
* Methods for fostering respect in the workplace
* Collaborating on discipline and termination issues to prevent cases from going to arbitration
* Union-management collaborations during closures and layoffs
* Collective bargaining strategies for achieving maximum flexibility and cost containment
* The impact a unionized environment has on accommodation and the role that the union plays

Participating Organizations:
* AEG Dispute Resolution Services Inc.
* Armtec Infrastructure Income Fund
* Canada Bread Company
* Canadian Federation of Nurses Union
* Canadian Initiative on Workplace Violence
* Canadian Media Guild (CMG)
* Canadian Niagara Hotels Inc.
* CAW-Canada
* Compass Group Canada
* COPE Local 290
* CUPE Local 1999
* CWA-SCA Canada
* Gate Gourmet
* George Brown College
* Humber River Regional Hospital
* Lakeridge Health and Rouge Valley Health
* LIUNA Ontario Provincial District Council
* Loblaw Companies Ltd.
* Ministry of Government Services
* Newalta Industrial Services Inc.
* Niagara Health System
* Ontario Compensation Employees Union (OCEU)/CUPE L1750
* Ontario Labour Relations Board
* Ontario Provincial Police Association
* Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU)
* Ontario Secondary School Teachers' Federation (OSSTF)
* Parmalat Canada
* Pesce & Associates, Human Resources Consultants
* Power Workers' Union
* Service Employees International Union Local 1 Canada
* Town of Richmond Hill
* Town of Whitby
* UFCW Canada Local 1977
* UFCW Canada Local 387W
* XTL Transport Inc.


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Additional Information

Pricing: Conference only: $1975 Conference + CD-ROM: $1975 + $150 = $2125 Conference + 1 Workshop: $2520 Conference + all workshops: $2995 CD-ROM only: $499