2022 Annual Metal Trades Department Conference

Metal Trades—A Salute to Women in Labor | Oct. 31-Nov. 3 | Planet Hollywood Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas, NV

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Tentative Conference Agenda

Oct. 31-Nov. 3, 2022
Planet Hollywood Hotel & Casino
3667 Las Vegas Blvd S,
Las Vegas, NV 89109-4331

MTD Conference Agenda

 

2022 Metal Trades Department Annual Conference

Tentative Agenda

Date

Event

Location

Sunday, October 30

9:00 am

MTD Keys Training

Sunset 3 & 4

12:00 pm-1:00 pm

MTD Keys Lunch

Sunset 3 & 4

Monday, October 31

MTD Annual Charity Golf Tournament

Desert Pines Golf Club

10:30 AM

Shuttle Departs Hotel

11:00 AM

Registration and warm up

12:00 PM

Lunch provided

1:00 PM

Tournament—Shotgun Start

Upon Completion

Shuttle Returns to Hotel Shuttle will run at 5:45 and 6:45. (Awards will be presented at Wednesday’s MTD Welcome Reception).

Tuesday, November 1

9:00 AM

Exhibitor Set Up

Celebrity Ballroom 5-8

9:00 am-3:00 pm

IAMAW Caucus Meeting (Invite Only)

Wilshire A&B

9:00 am-11:00 am

SMART Caucus Meeting (Invite Only)

Sunset 1

10:00 am-12:00 pm

IBB Caucus Meeting (Invite Only)

Sunset 2

10:00 am-12:00 pm

IUPAT Caucus Meeting (Invite Only)

Santa Monica 2

12:00 pm-2:00 pm

UA Caucus Meeting (Invite Only)

Sunset 5 & 6

1:00 pm-3:00 pm

IWINTL Caucus Meeting (Invite Only)

Sunset 1

2:00 pm-4:00 pm

IBEW Caucus Meeting (Invite Only)

Sunset 3

2:00 pm-4:00 pm

LIUNA Caucus Meeting (Invite Only)

Sunset 4

1:00 pm-5:00 pm

Early Registration

Celebrity Ballroom Hall

6:00 PM

Executive Council Salute to Women in Labor Dinner (Invite Only)

London Club

Wednesday, November 2

7:30 am-9:00 am

Registration

Celebrity Ballroom Hall

7:30 am-9:00 am

Continental Breakfast

Celebrity Ballroom 5-8

9:00 AM

Opening Ceremony

  • Invocation

  • Pledge of Allegiance

Celebrity Ballroom 4

9:15 AM

Introduction of Head Table & Opening Remarks

Celebrity Ballroom 4

9:40 AM

Featured Speaker

Congressman Donald Norcross,
U.S. House of Representatives,
New Jersey 1st Congressional District

Celebrity Ballroom 4

10:00 AM

Keynote Speaker

Dora Cervantes,
General Secretary-Treasurer
IAMAW

Celebrity Ballroom 4

10:20 AM

Featured Speaker

Gay Henson,

General Secretary-Treasurer

IFPTE

Celebrity Ballroom 4

10:40 am-11:00 pm

Featured Speaker

Stephanie Whalen, President

Life & Health ULLICO

Celebrity Ballroom 4

11:00 am-11:20 am

Break

11:20 am-11:40 pm

Featured Speaker

Melanie Lewis

Chief Officer, Human Resources

Bartlett Maritime

Celebrity Ballroom 4

11:40 pm-12:00 pm

Featured Speaker

Bridget Martin,

Senior Vice President Labor Market Development, Bank of Labor

Celebrity Ballroom 4

12:20 pm-1:30 pm

Lunch (provided)

Celebrity Ballroom 5-8

1:30 PM

Award Presentation

Chico McGill Metal Trades Department Honoree of the Year Co-recipients Margaretta Rodgers (SMART); Alana Schaffer (UA)

Celebrity Ballroom 4

1:50 PM

Executive Council Reports

Celebrity Ballroom 4

Bob Martinez,

IAMAW International President

Newton Jones,

IBB General President

Eric Dean,

IWINTL General President

3:30 PM

Close

6:00 pm-9:00 pm

Reception

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Thursday, November 3

7:30 am-9:00 am

Continental Breakfast

Celebrity Ballroom 5-8

7:30 am-9:00 am

Federal Employees Breakfast (Invitation Only)

Wilshire A-B

9:00 AM

General Session Convenes

MTD Business

Celebrity Ballroom 4

9:15 AM

C-Polar Presentation

Celebrity Ballroom 4

9:30 AM

Featured Speaker

Betony Jones,

Director of the Office of Energy Jobs

Department of Energy

Celebrity Ballroom 4

10:00 AM

Featured Speaker

Ben Whitehair,

Executive Vice President, SAG-AFTRA

Celebrity Ballroom 4

10:20 AM

Featured Speaker

Laila Linares

Senior Program Manager

Department of Transportation MARAD

Celebrity Ballroom 4

10:40 AM

Break

Celebrity Ballroom 4

11:00 AM

Featured Speaker

Colleen Robertson

Managing Director & Board Secretary

Green Shipping Line

Celebrity Ballroom 4

11:20 AM

Featured Speaker

Glen Sell & Ed Jones IBEW Portsmouth & Tidewater MTC Organizing Report

Celebrity Ballroom 4

11:40 AM

Featured Speaker

Louise Medina, SMART Director of Special Projects

Celebrity Ballroom 4

12:00 PM

Adjourn