National Electrical Contractors Association

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Labor Relations Conference


Wednesday, March 18, 2015

9:00 am – 5:00 pm                 Conference Packet/Badge Pick-up

1:00 pm – 5:00 pm                 General Session – Overview of NECA’s Labor Relations

3:30pm – 4:00pm                   Break - Foyer

5:00 pm – 7:00 pm                 Reception at the Hotel

Thursday, March 19, 2015

7:00 am – 4:00 pm                 Conference Packet/Badge Pick-up in the foyer

7:00 am – 8:00 am                 Breakfast - Fleur de Lis & Courtyard

8:00 am                                      Welcome

8:15 am                                      General Session: Legal Update

9:30 am                                      Break - Foyer

11:00 am                                   General Session: NEBF, NEAP, FMCP Update

Noon                                          Lunch – Fleur de Lis & Courtyard

1:30 pm                                      General Session: What to expect from the current Congress?

2:30pm                                       Break – Foyer

3:00pm                                General Session: How does ACA compliance impact the contractor's business?

General Session: How to prepare for the Federal Regulations on contracts relating to discrimination, veterans and affirmative action?

4:00pm                                 General Session: Addressing the Manpower Shortage

6:00 pm – 9:00 pm               Reception at K-Pauls Louisiana Kitchen
                                            (Must have badge to gain admission)

Friday, March 20, 2015

7:00 am – 9:00 am                 Conference Packet/Badge Pick-up

7:00 am – 8:00 am                 Breakfast- Fleur de Lis & Courtyard

8:00 am                                  General Session: NECA Labor Relations Update

9:00am                                   Break - Foyer

9:30 am                                  General Session: What are Local Parties telling you about local tensions?    

 Keynote Speaker – Mr. C. Richard Barnes,
C. Richard Barnes Associates – Former Director, Federal Mediation        Conciliation Service

Noon                                     Adjourn



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