2019 Program Schedule

Our Program Committee is working diligently on the speakers and workshops. Here is sneak peek of the lineup:

Including LGBTQ Working People in Our Workplaces and Unions” – Jerame Davis, Executive Director – Pride At Work

Mediation Matters: Let’s Play Ball” Information and tips on the mediation process at the EEOC and general best practices for helping labor and management in mediation of EEO workplace disputes. – Jennifer Ortiz – EEOC

NARRATIVE NEGOTIATIONS: What’s Your Story and Why Are You Sticking To It?” Exposes the patterns of labor and management as they constantly negotiate with each other their respective narratives in real-time communications that result in achieving the very relationship returns they invested in. David Renfro – FMCS (retired)

From the Shop Floor to the Top Floor” Plenary Panel on advancing women’s leadership in Labor and Management.

Utilizing Interest Based Bargaining for Contract Negotiations – The Good, The Bad and The Ugly…..A Discussion with West Gulf Maritime and the International Longshoremen’s Association” – Walter Darr FMCS

Red Light / Green Light” – A lively discussion with a panel of arbitrators on real cases and the arbitration process.