CORNER BROOK, NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR--(Marketwired - April 28, 2017) - The 43rd annual CUPE Newfoundland and Labrador Convention gets underway at 9:00 a.m. Monday, May 1 at the Greenwood Inn & Suites in Corner Brook and runs through to Wednesday, May 3.

MONDAY
9:30 a.m. Guest Speaker - Mark Hancock, CUPE National President
2:30 p.m. Guest Speaker - Charles Fleury, CUPE National Secretary-Treasurer
7:00 p.m. Town Hall Meeting to discuss financing of new health care facilities
Guest speaker:
Natalie Mehra, Executive Director of the Ontario Health Coalition
TUESDAY
9:30 a.m. Guest Speaker - Mary Shortall, President - NL Federation of Labour
1:30 p.m. Guest Speaker - Earle McCurdy, Leader, NL New Democratic Party
Guest Speaker - Daniel Legere, CUPE General Vice-President
WEDNESDAY
9:30 A.M. Election of Officers

Contact Information:

Wayne Lucas
CUPE NL President
(709) 727-2509

Colleen Reynolds
CUPE Atlantic Communications
(902) 209-2253