View our calendar of upcoming conferences and events across Ontario.

Feb
9
Tue
OSBCC Conference 2016 @ Sheraton Parkway North
Feb 9 – Feb 13 all day

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All hotel reservations are to be made through W.E. Travel
1-888-676-7747 (toll free) BY JANUARY 15th, 2016.
You are encouraged to make your reservations as soon as possible as this block of rooms will be released after this date.
Special Needs:
If you require any special accommodation needs, please inform W.E. Travel of your request when booking your room(s).

For more information click here.

Feb
16
Tue
Public town hall consultations – Closing the Gender Wage Gap
Feb 16 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

The Gender Wage Gap Strategy Steering Committee will be holding public consultations across the province on how to close the gender pay gap.

This is your chance to be heard.

  1. Download the backgrounder on the Ontario Government’s Gender Wage Gap Strategy Committee Town Hall meetings which includes the 12 Steps to Closing the Gender Pay Gap in Ontario.
  2. Think about the ways that the gender pay gap has affected your life.
  3. Bring your ideas and experiences to a town hall consultation near you.
City Location Date Time
York Region Sheraton Parkway Toronto North Hotel and Suites
600 Highway 7 East
Richmond Hill
Monday, October 26, 2015 6:00 p.m.
7:30 p.m.
Thunder Bay Lakehead University
Bartley Building, Conference Room A and Fireside Lounge
955 Oliver Road
Wednesday, October 28, 2015 6:00 p.m.
7:30 p.m.
Ottawa Courtyard by Marriott Ottawa Downtown
350 Dalhousie Street
Cartier Room
Thursday, November 12, 2015 12:00 p.m.
1:30 p.m.
Cornwall Benson Centre
800 7th Street West
MacEwen’s Petroleum Inc. Room
Thursday, November 12, 2015 6:00 p.m.
7:30 p.m.
Toronto The Marriott Downtown Eaton Centre Hotel
525 Bay Street
Adelaide Room
Monday, November 16, 2015 3:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
7:30 p.m.
Windsor Holiday Inn & Suites Ambassador Bridge
1855 Huron Church Road
Amherstburg Room
Free Parking
Thursday, November 19, 2015 6:00 p.m. –
7:30 p.m.
Kitchener-Waterloo Holiday Inn Kitchener Waterloo Hotel & Conference Centre
30 Fairway Road South
Kitchener
Ontario Salon B Room
Free Parking
Friday, November 20, 2015 6:00 p.m.
7:30 p.m.
Burlington Royal Botanical Gardens
680 Plains Road West
Auditorium w/ Royal Court
Monday, November 23, 2015 6:00 p.m. –
7:30 p.m.
Scarborough Delta Toronto East
2035 Kennedy Road
Heritage Room
Monday, November 30, 2015 3:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
7:30 p.m.
Peterborough Holiday Inn Peterborough
150 George Street
Regency B
Free Parking
Wednesday, December 9, 2015 6:00 p.m.
7:30 p.m.
Sudbury Holiday Inn Sudbury
1696 Regent Street
Georgian B
Free Parking
Thursday, December 17, 2015 6:00 p.m.
7:30 p.m.
London London Public Library
251 Dundas Street
Stevenson & Hunt Room
Monday, January 25, 2016 6:00 p.m.
7:30 p.m.
St. Catharines Holiday Inn & Suites Parkway
Conference Centre
327 Ontario Street
Brock RoomFree Parking
Tuesday, February 16, 2016 6:00 p.m.
7:30 p.m.
Brampton Best Western Brampton

30 Clark Boulevard
Haggert Room
Free Parking

Monday February 22, 2016 6:00 p.m.
7:30 p.m.

Last updated – December 11th, 2015

Feb
18
Thu
OUWCC Conference 2016 @ Holiday Inn Toronto Yorkdale
Feb 18 – Feb 21 all day

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The OUWCC Conference will be held at:
Holiday Inn Toronto Yorkdale
3450 Dufferin Street,
Toronto, Ontario
M6A 2V1
All hotel reservations are to be made through W.E. Travel,
1-888-676-7747 (toll free) BY JANUARY 26th, 2016.

 

REGISTRATION FEE (per delegate) –
For Affiliates:
$215.00 until February 5, 2016
$265.00 beginning February 6, 2016

For Non-Affiliates:
$375.00 until February 5, 2016
$425.00 beginning February 6, 2016

 

If you require on-site child care, Simultaneous French Translation, ASL, or have any other accessibility needs contact our office at 905-739-9739.

THESE FORMS MUST BE COMPLETED AND RETURNED BY JANUARY 26TH, 2016.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

  • Constitutional Amendments must be submitted to the Recording Secretary seventy-five (75) days prior to the Conference and must not exceed 200 words.
Feb
22
Mon
Spring School 2016 @ Toronto Sheraton Centre
Feb 22 – Feb 28 all day

Registration is now open for the Spring School 2016 session.

Please refer below for the notice, course availability and to complete your registration online.

Registration Fee

Affiliates: Varies by course selected

Non-Afiliates: Course + $100 surcharge per registrant

Late registration (after February 12th, 2016): $50 per delegate

Please contact us if you require:

  • on-site child care
  • Simultaneous French Translation
  • American Sign Language (ASL)
  • or have any other accessibility needs

Accomodation

All hotel reservations are to be made through W.E. Travel at 1-888- 676-7747 no later than Monday, February 1st, 2016

Fixed room rate: $192+taxes

Please note: registrations must be in by February 11th, 2016. A late registration fee per delegate of $50 will be charged after this date.

Spring School 2016 Notice

Public town hall consultations – Closing the Gender Wage Gap
Feb 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

The Gender Wage Gap Strategy Steering Committee will be holding public consultations across the province on how to close the gender pay gap.

This is your chance to be heard.

  1. Download the backgrounder on the Ontario Government’s Gender Wage Gap Strategy Committee Town Hall meetings which includes the 12 Steps to Closing the Gender Pay Gap in Ontario.
  2. Think about the ways that the gender pay gap has affected your life.
  3. Bring your ideas and experiences to a town hall consultation near you.
City Location Date Time
York Region Sheraton Parkway Toronto North Hotel and Suites
600 Highway 7 East
Richmond Hill
Monday, October 26, 2015 6:00 p.m.
7:30 p.m.
Thunder Bay Lakehead University
Bartley Building, Conference Room A and Fireside Lounge
955 Oliver Road
Wednesday, October 28, 2015 6:00 p.m.
7:30 p.m.
Ottawa Courtyard by Marriott Ottawa Downtown
350 Dalhousie Street
Cartier Room
Thursday, November 12, 2015 12:00 p.m.
1:30 p.m.
Cornwall Benson Centre
800 7th Street West
MacEwen’s Petroleum Inc. Room
Thursday, November 12, 2015 6:00 p.m.
7:30 p.m.
Toronto The Marriott Downtown Eaton Centre Hotel
525 Bay Street
Adelaide Room
Monday, November 16, 2015 3:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
7:30 p.m.
Windsor Holiday Inn & Suites Ambassador Bridge
1855 Huron Church Road
Amherstburg Room
Free Parking
Thursday, November 19, 2015 6:00 p.m. –
7:30 p.m.
Kitchener-Waterloo Holiday Inn Kitchener Waterloo Hotel & Conference Centre
30 Fairway Road South
Kitchener
Ontario Salon B Room
Free Parking
Friday, November 20, 2015 6:00 p.m.
7:30 p.m.
Burlington Royal Botanical Gardens
680 Plains Road West
Auditorium w/ Royal Court
Monday, November 23, 2015 6:00 p.m. –
7:30 p.m.
Scarborough Delta Toronto East
2035 Kennedy Road
Heritage Room
Monday, November 30, 2015 3:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
7:30 p.m.
Peterborough Holiday Inn Peterborough
150 George Street
Regency B
Free Parking
Wednesday, December 9, 2015 6:00 p.m.
7:30 p.m.
Sudbury Holiday Inn Sudbury
1696 Regent Street
Georgian B
Free Parking
Thursday, December 17, 2015 6:00 p.m.
7:30 p.m.
London London Public Library
251 Dundas Street
Stevenson & Hunt Room
Monday, January 25, 2016 6:00 p.m.
7:30 p.m.
St. Catharines Holiday Inn & Suites Parkway
Conference Centre
327 Ontario Street
Brock RoomFree Parking
Tuesday, February 16, 2016 6:00 p.m.
7:30 p.m.
Brampton Best Western Brampton

30 Clark Boulevard
Haggert Room
Free Parking

Monday February 22, 2016 6:00 p.m.
7:30 p.m.

Last updated – December 11th, 2015

Mar
4
Fri
Make it Blue for Time to Care
Mar 4 all day

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Mar
8
Tue
Time to Care – Mobilization Training 2016 @ NAV CENTRE
Mar 8 – Mar 11 all day

Following the success of the Time to Care campaign training retreat in 2015, CUPE Ontario is pleased to offer a similar member training this coming March (2016).

The training is focused on how to plan, organize and carryout Time to Care related activities in your local community.

Like the session last year, the 2016 mobilization training is intended for CUPE locals (and members) able to commit to work on the campaign, share and build organizing skills among members, and join in coordinated provincial actions throughout the year to achieve a 4 hour legislated care standard for long-term care residents.

 

Registration is limited to 125 people so please register early.

Registration Fee

$250.00 per person per night for 3 nights

*Includes registration fee, accommodation, 3 meals and 2 snacks per day plus parking.

Cut-off date: Friday, February 19, 2016

Training Notice

Registration Form

 

Please fax/email/mail completed forms to:
Time to Care Mobilization Training
CUPE Ontario
80 Commerce Valley Dr. E., Suite 1
Markham, ON
L3T 0B2

Fax: 905-739-9740

Email: [email protected]

Payment: Cheques should be made payable to CUPE Ontario and mailed to the above address.

Mar
29
Tue
Library Conference 2016 @ Crowne Plaza Niagara Falls
Mar 29 – Mar 30 all day

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First Conference Call

The conference will begin at 9:00 A.M. on Tuesday, March 29th at the Crowne Plaza / Sheraton by the Falls,  5685 Falls Avenue, Niagara Falls, ON L2E 6W7

Registration Fees
Affiliates $115.00
Non-Affiliates $215.00
Late Fee: $50.00 (Per Delegate) (effective March 18, 2016)

Hotel Information
All Reservations Are To Be Made Through W.E. Travel:1-888-676-7747
(Please mention any special needs/accommodations when booking) Blocked Rooms:
$119.00 + taxes  –  Standard Room Single / Double
$159.00 + taxes  –   Fallsview Room Single / Double
High Speed Internet Access included

Hotel Check-in Time: 4:00 pm / Check-out Time: 12:00 pm. Please mention the “Library / OMECC Conference” when making your reservations to receive the above rates.

Cut-Off Date to Receive Blocked & Special Room Rates: Friday, March 4, 2016

NOTE: If you require small local financial assistance, on-site childcare or have accessibility requirements, please call the Ontario Division at:905-739-9739 or go to our website at www.cupe.on.ca

Mar
30
Wed
OMECC Conference 2016 @ Crowne Plaza Niagara Falls
Mar 30 – Apr 2 all day

“Building our Bargaining Strength – the Sequel”

First Call
Date: March 30 – April 2, 2016
Location: Crowne Plaza/Sheraton on the Falls
5685 Falls Avenue
Niagara Falls, ON L2E 6W7

If you require small local financial assistance, on-site child care, Simultaneous French Translation, ASL, or have any other accessibility needs, please see our
website at www.cupe.on.ca or contact our office at 905-739-9739.
THESE FORMS MUST BE COMPLETED AND RETURNED BY MARCH 4TH, 2016
If you require this notice in French, please also visit our website

 

Registration Fees
Affiliates:$ 215.00
Non-Affiliates:$ 375.00
Late Fee (Per Delegate)(effective March 18, 2016) $ 50.00

We are going Paperless!
In order to reduce our carbon footprint and in keeping with CUPE’s Policies and Procedures, information and conference material will be provided on a memory sticks only. While information will be provided on our overhead screens, we strongly advise you bring your laptop to access the materials directly.

In addition, we strongly advise that you bring at least one copy of your collective agreement for reference material or multiple copies that you may wish to share with other delegates.

Finally, Locals will be required to give a brief report on the activities the Local has been involved with over the past year and any future initiatives planned for 2016. A report form will be sent with the Second call.

Hotel Information
All Reservations Are To Be Made Through W.E. Travel:1-888-676-7747
(Please mention any special needs/accommodations when booking)