Educating for Action...Pledging for Power

Networking, Solidarity and Steward Sessions!

OCSEA's Steward Conference will celebrate the service of our union stewards and provide great learning and networking activities to help sharpen their skills. Attend the OCSEA Steward Conference on May 6 in Dublin, Ohio and build steward power. This year's theme is Educating for Action...Pledging for Power.

Details

Saturday, May 6, 2017
From 9:30 a.m. until 3 p.m.
Registration will begin at 8:30 a.m. and the conference will begin at 9:30 a.m.

Crowne Plaza Columbus - Dublin, Ohio
600 Metro Place North
Dublin, OH 43016

The annual OCSEA Steward Conference–Educating for Action...Pledging for Power–will focus on how contract negotiations later this year has a direct impact on stewards and their power to protect their members.

The conference counts toward renewing steward certification.

Large-group sessions will be held in the place of workshops and will be on a variety of topics, including bargaining and new leader training.

Registration

REGISTER ONLINE NOW. Conference attendees will need their OCSEA picture ID card or OCSEA membership card to check in at the conference. If you do not have the ID badge, you can acquire one at the conference.

Chapter leaders can obtain steward delegate lists through OCSEA's Chapter Dashboard via MyOCSEA.

Agenda

Time Description Speakers
8:30 a.m. Registration/Promotional tables open
9:15 a.m. Welcome Christopher Mabe, OCSEA President
9:30-10:00 a.m. Early Morning Session - Taking Responsibility for Subordinate Body Funds Kathy Stewart, OCSEA Secretary-Treasurer and Lisa Davis, OCSEA Assistant Comptroller
10:00-10:30 a.m. Hold on to the Steering Wheel: The Low-Down on Data Dashboard Scott Dye/Eric Kusky
10:30-11:00 a.m. Facebook Groups’ Coming of Age Jason Underhill/Deborah Weaver
11:00-11:15 a.m. Break
11:15-12:15 p.m. Guest Speaker Robert Brookins, Arbitrator
12:15-1:15 p.m. Lunch with speakers John Haseley and Dennis Willard, We are Ohio, and Erin Young, AFSCME
1:15-1:45 p.m. Ohio Revised Code 4117: I’ll Be Representin’ Brian Eastman, OCSEA General Counsel
1:45-2:00 p.m. Break
2:00-2:30 p.m. Making Technology Work for You Tim McAllister/Jerry Brown
2:30-3:00 p.m. Closing remarks Prize drawings, Adjourn

Sessions

Full conference session information is coming soon.

  • The morning session will begin promptly at 9:30 a.m.
  • Conference attendees will need their OCSEA picture ID card or OCSEA membership card to attend and get credit for the sessions. If you do not have the ID badge, you can acquire one at the conference.

Contact

Call the Steward Conference hotline at 800-266-5615 and enter ext. 2634 with any questions.

Additional Information

Click HERE to view more information about the Steward Conference.