Young Workers Conference

The Young Workers Conference is designed to educate and unite the young workers of Arkansas. Through seminars and group activities, the conference helps young union workers learn new tools, connect with other workers and influence their local communities.

Sample Agenda

Day 1

  08:00AM – 08:30AM
  Conference Check-in


  08:30AM – 10:00AM
  General Session:
  
  Why Unions Still Matter


  10:00AM – 10:15AM
  BREAK


  10:15AM – 11:45AM
  Concurrent Workshops 1
  
  Strengthening Your Local with Social Media
  
  Thinking Union, Talking Union
  
  Fired Up! Getting Activated


  11:45AM – 12:45PM
  LUNCH


  12:45PM – 02:15PM
  Young Workers and Retirement


  02:15PM – 02:30PM
  BREAK


  02:35PM – 04:00PM
  Group Activity: Issue Mobilizing


  05:30PM – 05:50PM
  Walk to Dickey Stephens Ballpark
  Lobby
  
  (Wear your T-shirts)


  06:00PM – ?
  Picnic and Group Photos
  Dickey Stephens
  
  


Questions

Contact Jessica Akers, Arkansas AFL-CIO, (501) 375-9101.
Find us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/arkansasyoungworkers.

Event sponsored by the Labor Education Program,
and the LEP Advisory Committee, and the Arkansas AFL-CIO.