AFT-Oregon 2019 Presidents Conference

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Event date: 
Friday, November 1, 2019 - 6:00pm to Saturday, November 2, 2019 - 5:00pm
Valley River Inn
1000 Valley River Way
Eugene  Oregon  97401
United States
Contact name: 
Karen Bartholomew
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A New Era of Leadership: Be Bold – Take Action!

Friday, November 1, 2019

8:30 Breakfast

9:00 Executive Council Strategic Planning Session Bob Bussel, LERC Director

12:00 Lunch Senator Rob Wagner

1:00 Executive Council Meeting

6:00 Presidents Conference Dinner Reception

6:50 Jaime Rodriguez, President

7:00 Val Hoyle, Oregon Commissioner of Labor

Saturday November 2, 2019

8:00 Breakfast

9:00 Local Recognition

9:15 Health Care for All Oregon and Nationally Vincent Blanco

10:00 Break

10:15 David Hunt of Strategies 360 Overview from our labor voice in Salem. The good, the bad, and the ugly of PERS. What was successful and what are our next steps. What should local presidents be on the lookout for?

12:00 Lunch

1:00 Michael Tedesco, Tedesco Law Group HB 2016 goes into effect January 1, 2020. Provide an overview of the bill’s requirements as to how government employers do business with their union represented workforce.

2:30 Utilizing HB 2016 in your Local Small group discussions

3:00 Break

3:15 Connect Data Base Tina Stevens & Ben Young, AFT Membership & Data Analytics Dept.

4:00 MOI Update and Review Jessica Foster, AFT National Representative

4:15 Update on Bargaining and Successes Bryan Lally, Dan Andersen Rob Glase, Introduction