Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE)

Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE)

April 29, 2016 08:29 ET

Media Advisory: CUPE NL to hold 42nd annual convention May 2 - 4 in Gander

GANDER, NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR--(Marketwired - April 29, 2016) - The 42nd annual CUPE Newfoundland and Labrador Convention gets underway at 9:00 a.m. Monday, May 2 at the Hotel Gander, and runs through to Wednesday, May 4.

MONDAY, 2 MAY 2016

9:30 a.m. - Guest Speaker - Mark Hancock, CUPE National President

2:00 p.m. - Guest Speaker - Earle McCurdy, Leader, NLNDP

3:00 p.m. - Guest Speaker - Charles Fleury, CUPE National Secretary-Treasurer

7:00 pm - Town Hall meeting hosted by Common Front NL

TUESDAY, 3 MAY 2016

9:30 a.m. - Guest Speaker - Mary Shortall, President - NL Federation of Labour

12:00 pm - March to office of NL Health Minister John Haggie, 133 Airport Blvd.

1:30 p.m. - Guest Speaker - Daniel Legere, CUPE General Vice-President

WEDNESDAY, 4 MAY 2016

9:30 A.M. - Election of Officers

Contact Information

  • Wayne Lucas
    President, CUPE NL
    (709) 727-2509 (m)

    John McCracken
    CUPE Communications Representative
    (902) 880-8057 (m)