Announcing the 2013 District 4 Education Conference
The District 4 Education Conference will be held at Caesars Atlantic City. The dates are from Tuesday, August 20 through Friday, August 23, 2013. Delegate registration will be held on Monday, August 19th from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and Tuesday, August 20th from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. There will be a general session on Tuesday, August 20th and Workshops will be held on Wednesday and Thursday. There will be a conference conclusion dinner held on Thursday evening, so please make your travel arrangements to accommodate this.
We will be offering a number of classes that will provide all-day instruction to enhance your ability to perform your union-related responsibilities. Based on Local Union requests, some new classes have been added. Included with this letter is a list of classes being offered, along with several brief descriptions.
Caesars is offering a rate of $124.00 per night single/double occupancy. Room rates are subject to applicable tax at time of occupancy. There will be a registration fee of $150 per delegate and $100 per guest. This fee will help defray expenses for the conference, including a cocktail party and dinner.
Please contact the hotel reservations department directly at 1-888-516-2215 to make your room reservation by August 3, 2013. You must state you are with the United Steelworkers, District 4 – Group Code: SC08SD3 to receive the special group rate.
Please complete and return the form to the District office no later than July 26, 2013, along with your check made payable to “District 4 Conference Fund”. This invitation is being extended to the officers of the local; however, the President may designate an alternate if one of the officers is unable to attend.
All expenses, including transportation and lost time are to be assumed by your Local Union.