38th Annual Labor Management Conference

  • The annual Labor-Management Conference, hosted by Indiana University of Pennsylvania’s Department of Employment and Labor Relations, will take place on April 5, 2019. This conference has a distinguished history of providing in-the-moment updates related to employment issues in both private sector and public sector workplaces.

    It will take place at Christ Our Shepherd Center (the Stone House) at 2900 Seminary Drive in Greensburg, PA 15601. Registration and continental breakfast runs from 7:30 to 7:55 a.m. Conference sessions begin around 8:00 a.m. and conclude at 3:30 p.m. Please reserve your seat by Friday, March 29, if you wish to attend.

    In addition to the expert presenters and panelists, sessions often include question-and-answer opportunities with the speakers.

    Registration can be found here in the IUP Marketplace.

    This year’s agenda is listed as follows:

    Session 1: 8:00–9:30 a.m.

    • Workplace Violence: Best Practices and Strategies for Avoidance

    Session 2: 9:45–11:15 a.m.

    • Fair Labor Standards Act: Child Labor, Overtime, and Other Issues

    Lunch: 11:15 a.m.–12:15 p.m.

    Session 3: 12:15–1:45 p.m.

    • Contemporary Collective Bargaining in the Health Care Industry: Critical Issues from the Bargainer's Perspective

    Session 4: 2:00–3:30 p.m.

    • Medical Marijuana in the Pennsylvania Workplace