Health and Safety Conference

NYSUT Health and Safety Conference

2017 NYSUT HEALTH & SAFETY CONFERENCE

March 3-4, 2017
Saratoga Hilton, Saratoga Springs, NY

On behalf of the NYSUT Health and Safety Committee, we invite you to attend the 2017 NYSUT Health & Safety Conference to be held March 3-4, 2017 at the Saratoga Hilton in Saratoga Springs.

Don’t miss this learning and networking opportunity! With a diverse program offering more than 20 workshops, the conference gives you a chance to attend many timely and informative sessions. Join your colleagues from around the state to share issues, concerns and successes. Together we are stronger!

CONFERENCE FEE

NYSUT pays 50% of the conference-related costs. This allows us to keep fees lower, allowing many locals to attend.  After NYSUT's contribution, conference registration fees for individual participants are:

Registration Type 

Cost (per person) 

Single Occupancy

$260

Double Occupancy

$225

Commuter

$175

The registration fee covers conference materials, Friday night lodging (where applicable), dinner and a reception on Friday, breakfast and lunch on Saturday.  

FIRST-TIMER DISCOUNT

First time attending this conference? Take 10% off the above registration fees!

TRAVEL

Participants/locals are responsible for transportation costs and miscellaneous expenses.  Any personal charges on the hotel bill must be paid by the individual at check-out.

HOW TO REGISTER

Follow the links for the tentative conference agenda, workshop descriptions and directions to the Saratoga Hilton. When you're ready to register, go to www.nysut.org/ereg/hs17.

REGISTRATION DEADLINE AND CANCELLATION POLICY

Registrations must be received by January 27.  We are unable to guarantee housing after this date.  Substitutions may be made but we are unable to issue refunds for cancellations made after the deadline.

UNSUNG HERO AWARD

Do you know a good candidate for the 2017 NYSUT Health & Safety Unsung Hero Award? Submit an application and describe how your candidate has: improved conditions where NYSUT members work (includes "green" efforts); collectively worked to identify/communicate and resolve a health and safety problem; facilitated working together with administration and allies; alerted others to problems; initiated, facilitated and worked with others to improve them; embodied their work over time; been instrumental in a major breakthrough in resolving or significantly improving an existing problem; made continuous efforts to make a difference; gone beyond the call of duty to provide a healthy and safe environment for all staff, children and community.

Download the Unsung Hero nomination form for more information. Nominations must be received by February 5, 2017.

QUESTIONS?

For questions on conference registration, housing or travel, please contact Jayne Ferro (NYSUT Travel and Conference Services) at 800-342-9810, extension 6699 or via e-mail at jferro@nysutmail.org.

For other conference questions, please contact Andrea Tersigni (NYSUT Program Services) at 800-342-9810, extension 6118 or via e-mail at atersign@nysutmail.org.

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