When: Sunday, Mar 31, 2019 - Friday, Apr 5, 2019, 2:00pm - 9:00am

Walter and May Reuther UAW Family Education Center
Maxon Rd
Onaway, Michigan

The UAW Education Department will hold its Collective Bargaining Conference during March 31 – April 5, 2019 at the Walter and May Reuther UAW Family Education Center in Onaway, Michigan. Ideal attendees are members who are currently serving on bargaining committees, or members who wish to learn more about the bargaining process.

During this conference, delegates will learn the ins and outs of collective bargaining from experienced union negotiators. Some of the covered topics include:  laying the foundation of solidarity for bargaining at their locals, running digital member-to-member programs, staying organized during bargaining, the roles of bargaining committee members, reaching tentative agreements, costing contracts, ratification, and more.

Delegates will have the opportunity to practice what they learned through participation in a mock bargaining session.

Please click on link below for call letter and registration Info:

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2019 Collective Bargaining Conference

Please click on link below for airline reservations:

  • Please be advised there is no mileage or airfare reimbursement from the UAW International as stated in the Delegate Briefing.  All mileage and airfare is the responsibility of the Local Union!
  • Once airline reservations are made using the above link there is no need to contact Black Lake Center for transportation from Detroit to the center, this will be noted by them at time of reservation.