Lunchtime, 20th April 2015, lunch provided
Mick Whelan, General Secretary of ASLEF, Richard Baker MSP, Others TBC
Chair: Sue Ferns (Chair, Unions21)
Unions21 pre-election conference 2015
WHERE: Leeds City Museum
WHEN: 10.30am-3.30pm Friday 20th March 2015
Launch of new publication on regional inequality, session on trade union innovation, general election question time.
Speakers to include: DIANA JOHNSON MP, Paul Nowak TUC AGS, Megan Dobney (Regional Secretary SERTUC), Glenn Turp (RCN Regional Director for Yorks & Humber), Paul Chatterton (Leeds Uni), Tosh McDonald (President ASLEF), Stephen Spence (AGS Equity), Jane Lancastle (Prospect Wales), Duncan Exley (Director, Equality Trust).
GENERAL ELECTION QUESTION TIME with David Skelton (Conservatives), Helen Flynn (Lib Dem), Oliver Coppard (Labour)
DELEGATE RATE £50 - delegates usually seek sponsorship from their union
For further information or to register contact email@example.com
Room: Coal Store conference room at the People's History Museum, Manchester (Unions21 events space)
Speakers: Helen Goodman MP, Shadow Minister for Culture, Media and Sport; Gerry Morrissey - General secretary of BECTU, John Smith, General secretary of the Musicians' Union
REFRESHMENTS: Lunch provided - 3 sandwich options & 3 finger buffet options. Includes crisps, fresh fruit and soft drinks
The Coal Store Conference Room, People's History Museum, Manchester
This event will debate key issues for a new generation of workers, including skills, unpaid internships and low pay.
SPEAKERS include Stephanie Peacock, Labour's Parliamentary Candidate for Halesowen & Rowley Regis, Toni Pearce, NUS president, Chris Hares, Campaigns Manager for Intern Aware, Wes Streeting Labour Party's Parliamentary Candidate for Ilford North for the 2015 General Election and Croydon Councillor Emily Benn
REFRESHMENTS Tea, coffee and biscuits