Dear valued Metal Trades Department Supporter:

We cordially invite you to attend, exhibit, and sponsor our upcoming 2022 Metal Trades Department, AFL-CIO Annual Conference being held October 31-November 3, 2022, at Planet Hollywood Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas.

The Metal Trades Department Conference brings together our Executive Council, Metal Trades Council leaders, and affiliate members in conjunction with management representatives to learn and discuss new and fresh ideas being implemented in our represented industries. We will also discuss political and legislative issues among our attendees and gain inspiration for our future.

We have grown over the years, and this year’s Conference is expected to draw more than 350 attendees from all over North America.

As a valued exhibitor, you will have access to attendees that include labor leaders from our seventeen international affiliated unions, Metal Trades Council leaders, management representatives from various public and private shipyards, manufacturing facilities, and government officials from the Department of Energy and the U.S. Navy, Air Force, and Army.

In addition, please find enclosed information on becoming a sponsor for Conference events. In appreciation for your contribution, we are delighted to feature your name and logo in our promotional materials and acknowledge your assistance at all appropriate opportunities. We offer four sponsorship levels sure to fit all budgets. Please find the attached brochure outlining our sponsorship and exhibitor opportunities. The Department and our Metal Trades Councils rely on your support to help make our Conference a success.

To find out more about the conference, contact Lisa Johnson, Metal Trades Department Operations Director at 202-508-3705 or via email ljohnson@metaltrades.org.

 

In Solidarity,

James Hart

President

Information on Sponsoring & Exhibiting at the 2022 Metal Trades Department Annual Conference

2022 Annual Conference Exhibitor and Sponsor Information

Our Attendees

Who: 350 labor leaders, government officials, and key decision-makers from public and private shipyards, manufacturing facilities, nuclear proliferation sites, and major military contractors.

Attendance Profile:

  • Labor Leaders (Metal Trades Council Officers, Local Union Officers, International Union Presidents, Secretary-Treasurers, Senior Staff)
  • Large Employer and Government Contractor Senior Management (Huntington Ingalls Industries, Vigor Industries, B&W Y-12, Oak Ridge National Laboratory)
  • Navy Officers and Labor Liaisons
  • Department of Energy Officials
  • Labor Relations Professionals from both Labor and Management
  • Political Appointees and Legislative Strategists

Where: Planet Hollywood, Las Vegas, NV

When: October 31-November 3, 2022

We Offer Sponsorship Opportunities for All Budgets

Platinum Sponsors $10,000+
Our Highest Level of Support
  • Prominent conference recognition featuring company name and logo for the duration of the conference
  • Complimentary exhibitor table/2 free conference registrations
  • Featured banner and link on our website and mobile app
  • Inclusion of company-provided literature in the MTD Conference gift bag
  • Featured lit display during Conference reception at Planet Hollywood pool
Gold Sponsors $5,000+
Premier Level of Support
  • Featured banner and link on our website and mobile app
  • Prominent conference recognition featuring company name and logo for duration of conference
  • Inclusion of company-provided literature in the MTD Conference gift bag
  • Leadership Dinner Sponsorship Recognition
Silver Sponsors $2,500+
Auxiliary Level of Support
  • Featured banner and link on our website and mobile app
  • Inclusion of company-provided literature in the MTD Conference gift bag
  • Recognition featuring company name and logo for duration of Conference
Bronze Sponsors $1,000+
  • Featured banner and link on our website and mobile app

For Exhibitors:

Exhibitors at the 2022 Annual Metal Trades Department Conference will have the opportunity to speak with attendees about their organization during early registration beginning on Tuesday, November 1st, and general sessions on Wednesday, November 2nd, and Thursday, November 3rd. In addition to access to attendees during the general session, exhibitors are invited to attend all Metal Trades Conference public events.

The Metal Trades Department does not charge an exhibitor fee, however, we do require that all exhibitors register ALL members of their party for the Conference. Registration is available online at http://www.mtdregistration.com/

2022 Annual Conference Exhibitor and Sponsor Information