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Worker Safety, Labor and Employment Conference

Conference sessions will focus on critical topics in the industry.

April 4-5, 2016
Chicago, IL

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Agenda at a glance


WORKSHOP LOCATION / HOTEL INFORMATION

Intercontinental: Chicago Magnificent Mile
505 North Michigan Ave
Chicago , IL
312-944-4100

TO MAKE RESERVATIONS:
Call the Intercontinental reservations directly at 800-628-2112 and reference the 2016 Management & Worker Safety Labor & Employment room block or use block code EZ3. The cutoff date to make reservations is March 11, 2016. Reservations requested after this date will be based upon availability. The negotiated rate is $225 per night for single or double occupancy.

Online Hotel Reservations


New for 2016

This year, the Worker Safety, Labor and Employment Conference will be co-located with the Meat Industry Management Conference. Both conferences will be held at the InterContinental in Chicago, with education sessions beginning on Monday, April 4th for the Worker Safety, Labor and Employment Conference, and education sessions beginning on Tuesday, April 5th for the Meat Industry Management Conference.You may register for either one or both conferences.


About the Conference

With nearly half a million people working in the meat and poultry industry, worker safety, labor and employment issues are vitally important to the success of our businesses. A diverse workforce, climbing healthcare and insurance costs, and employee management provide challenges, while government initiatives related to worker safety and employment require companies to stay informed on complex, technical, regulatory and legal issues. This conference will help attendees stay abreast of ongoing and emerging issues, as well as find new ideas to deal with unique challenges of their positions.

The conference agenda will feature a full line-up of sessions that will focus on critical topics that address the needs professionals working in the worker safety, labor and employment arena. In addition, the annual Worker Safety awards will be presented at an evening networking reception and awards ceremony.


Refund Policy

All requests for refunds are subject to a $50 processing fee per person. Refunds will be issued if written notification is postmarked or faxed by Monday, March 8th, 2016. No refunds will be given after this date. Substitutions may be made at any time.

Questions regarding a refund please email, Robin Troy


Workshop Location and Housing

Intercontinental Chicago Magnificent Mile: Experience modern comfort with a touch of 1920’s splendour. This lovingly restored Chicago luxury hotel was once the 1929 Medinah Athletics Club. Discover the best of Chicago within walking distance of museums, shopping, and theatres. Navy Pier, Shedd Aquarium and Oak Street Beach are minutes away.

Call the Intercontinental reservations directly at 800-628-2112 and reference the 2016 Management & Worker Safety Labor & Employment room block or use block code EZ3. The cutoff date to make reservations is March 11, 2016. Reservations requested after this date will be based upon availability. You make also make online reservations in the block by clicking here. The negotiated rate is $225 per night for single or double occupancy.


Special Accommodations

All NAMI and NAMIF educational programs are accessible to persons with disabilities. Please let us know your needs in advance if you require special accommodations or auxiliary aids. Please contact us for more information.


Meat Industry Management Conference

The Meat Industry Management Conference is being co-located with the Worker Safety, Labor, and Employment Conference and will be held April 5-7. Attendees will have the opportunity to register for both conferences together at a special rate.