Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) - BC

Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) - BC

April 23, 2012 14:18 ET

CUPE BC's 49th annual convention hits Victoria April 25-28

VICTORIA, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - April 23, 2012) - More than 600 delegates from across the province will gather in Victoria this week at the Victoria Convention Centre for CUPE BC's 49th annual convention starting Wednesday.

The convention kicks off Wednesday evening with an address from CUPE BC President Barry O'Neill. Additional speakers to Convention include CUPE National President Paul Moist, BC NDP Leader Adrian Dix, IBEW Local 258 President Michelle Laurie and Secretary-General of the General Alliance of Concerned Teachers of the Philippines Francisca Castro.

WHAT: 49TH ANNUAL CUPE BC CONVENTION
WHEN: WEDNESDAY, APRIL 25 (evening) - SATURDAY, APRIL 28 (4 pm adjournment)
WHERE: VICTORIA CONVENTION CENTRE, VICTORIA BC

Twitter: @CupeBCNews (hashtag: #CUPEBC12)

Contact Information

  • Clay Suddaby
    Communications
    604-313-1138 (cell)
    www.CUPE.ca