Metal Trades Department, AFL-CIO Annual Conference

Bally’s Hotel/ Las Vegas, Nevada

DateStart TimeEnd TimeEventLocation
Oct. 9th11:00 AM6:00 PMMTD Charity Golf TournamentDesert Pines Golf Resort
Oct. 10th 8:00 AM12:00 PMDOE Caucus MeetingDirectors Room
Oct. 10th 8:00 AM3:00 PMIAMAW Caucus (Invite Only)Skyview 3
Oct. 10th 9:00 AM5:00 PMEXHIBIT SET UPSkyview 1
Oct. 10th

10:00 AM

12:00 PMEast Coast MTC MeetingSkyview 2
Oct. 10th 12:00 PM2:00 PMAEMTC Meeting (Lunch Provided)Skyview 4

Oct. 10

1:00 pm

3:30 p.m.

UA Caucus (Invite Only)

Las Vegas 2, Jubilee Tower

Oct. 10th 1:00 PM5:00 PMREGISTRATIONSkyview Foyer
Oct. 10th 1:30 PM3:30 PMIBEW Caucus (Invite Only)Directors Room
Oct. 10th 2:00 PM4:00 PMVigor Industrial Labor Mgmt Skyview 2
Oct. 11th7:30 AM9:00 AMRegistrationSkyview Foyer
Oct. 11th7:30 AM9:00 AMContinental BreakfastSkyview 2 & 3
Oct. 11th9:00 AM9:15 AM

Opening Ceremony

  • Invocation
  • Pledge of Allegiance
Skyview 5 & 6
Oct. 11th9:15 AM10:00 AMIntroduction of Head Table & Opening RemarksSkyview 5 & 6
Oct. 11th10:00 AM10:20 AM

Keynote Speaker

  • Eric Dean, General President Iron Workers
Skyview 5 & 6
Oct. 11th10:20 AM10:35 AMDouglas Matheney, Special Advisor to the Secretary Office of Fossil EnergySkyview 5 & 6
Oct. 11th10:35 AM10:50 AMWill Attig, Executive Director, Union Veterans CouncilSkyview 5 & 6
Oct. 11th10:50 AM11:05 AMBreak
Oct. 11th11:05 AM11:25 AMBrian Hale, Senior Vice President & COO, Ullico Inc.Skyview 5 & 6
Oct. 11th11:25 AM11:45 AMRuss Gittlen, President/Director, Guide Dogs of AmericaSkyview 5 & 6
Oct. 11th11:45 AM12:00 AMRoy Coulombe, Royal Advisors & Consultants LLCSkyview 5 & 6
Oct. 11th12:00 PM1:30 PMLUNCH (on own)
Oct. 11th12:00 PM1:30 PMNAVSEA Lunch (Invite Only)Skyview 1
Oct. 11th1:30 PM1:50 PMRear Admiral Stephen F. Williamson, NAVSEASkyview 5 & 6
Oct. 11th1:50 PM2:00 PMAward PresentationSkyview 5 & 6
Oct. 11th2:00 PM3:00 PMMTD Council ReportsSkyview 5 & 6
Oct. 11th3:00 PM3:05 PMCLOSESkyview 5 & 6
Oct. 11th6:00 PM9:00 PMReceptionParis Pool
Oct. 12th 7:30 AM9:00 AMContinental BreakfastSkyview 2&3
Oct. 12th 9:00 AM9:10 AMGeneral Session ConvenesSkyview 5 & 6
Oct. 12th 9:10 AM9:30 AMKaren McGinnis, Volpentest HAMMER Federal Training CenterSkyview 5 & 6
Oct. 12th 9:30 AM9:45 AMJ. Michael Snowden, Market President, Labor Banking Bank of LaborSkyview 5 & 6
Oct. 12th 9:45 AM10:45 AM

MTD Safety & Health Issues

Panel Discussion 1

  • Tom Carpenter
  • Eric Dean, General President, Iron Workers
  • Dan Stepano, General President, OPCMIA
  • Mike Thompson, President, ATLC
Skyview 5 & 6
Oct. 12th 10:45 AM11:00 AMBreak
Oct. 12th 11:00 AM12:00 AM

Panel Discussion 2

The future of the Metal Trades (Committee in Formation)

  • Chris Madello, President, Washington Area MTC
  • Roy Coulombe, Royal Advisors & Consultants LLC
  • Sue Haley, Vigor Industrial LLC
  • Ken DelaCruz, President New London MTC
Skyview 5 & 6
Oct. 12th 12:00 PM1:15 PMLunch Skyview 2 & 3
Oct. 12th 1:15 PM2:15 PM

MTD Organizing

“Strategic Plan for the Future”

James Hart, President, Metal Trades Department, AFL-CIO

Skyview 5 & 6
Oct. 12th 2:15 PM2:45 PMMTD Council Reports cont. Skyview 5 & 6
Oct. 12th 2:45 PM3:00 PMWrap up & feedback of conferenceSkyview 5 & 6