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Attend the Spring 2017 CUE Labor and Employee Relations Conference for three days of learning including innovative speakers, networking with top labor and employee relations professionals, and idea exchanging that you can put to work immediately.

CUE will be celebrating our 40th anniversary in Newport Beach with some special events, but we’ll continue to offer the cutting edge learning  and networking that you value so much.  With more than 20 sessions, this is a great opportunity to hear case studies, and learn what you need to know to maintain your positive employee relations edge in 2017.

Check our the Spring 2017 CUE Conference event page

For 2017, conference pricing for will be $850.00 for members, and $1,195.00 for non-members.  Registration for the conference will include a welcome reception, all general and concurrent sessions, all meals, and networking events each day including a special beach party on Monday night.

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Hit the road with CUE Inc. in 2017!  Join CUE members, CUE experts and local business leaders for a wide ranging discussion on what forces are impacting labor and employee relations in your local area.


Toronto – February 28, 2017

CUE returns to Canada with the cooperation and support of host Michael Sherrard, along with Brad Rechel of Honda, Phil Wilson of Labor Relations Institute and John Mortimer of LabourWatch.

Join us for a full day of discussion and learning sessions. (Full agenda below) If you need hotel accommodations, Sherrard Kuzz suggests the Cambridge Suites, located at 15 Richmond Street East (walking distance to their offices) with a corporate rate of $179.00.


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When: February 28, 2017
7:30AM – 6:00PM
Where: Sherrard Kuzz, LLP
250 Yonge Street
Suite 3300
Toronto, Ontario  M5B 2L7

Agenda for February 28th

7:30 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.              Registration & Continental Breakfast

8:00 a.m. – 8:10 a.m.              Opening Remarks

8:10 a.m. – 8:40 a.m.              CUE Presentation

8:40 a.m. – 9:25 a.m.              Labour & Employment Law: A Balanced Scorecard Approach to Union Avoidance

9:25 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.              Networking

9:45 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.            Approachable Leadership

10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.          Westjet/FedEx Case Study

11:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.          2016 Year in Review – Union Strategies/Company Responses

12:15 p.m. – 12:30 p.m.         Networking

12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.           Round Table Working Lunch (Individual Options): Retail, Manufacturing, Transportation

1:30 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.             Canada’s LabourWatch

2:15 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.             Rapid Response Teams: Identification, Training & Deployment

3:15 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.             Networking

3:30 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.             Hiring & Recruitment v. Secret Ballot Votes v. Card Based Certifications

4:15 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.             Closing Remarks

4:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.             Networking Reception


Future CUE Conference Information

Every year, CUE Inc. conducts two national conferences, one in the Spring and the other in the Fall. These events attract labor and employee relations professionals, labor lawyers and consultants from across North America and around the globe. Our members and attendees represent virtually every industry, and companies ranging from small businesses to large Fortune 100 employers.

While attending our conferences, attendees take part in sessions offering a cutting edge focus on pro-active human resources practices, and the latest developments in labor and employee relations. CUE conferences offer unparalleled networking opportunities with hundreds of other labor relations, human resources and operations management professionals.

Earn credits for both the HR Certification Institute certification and SHRM Competencies certification.

Conference Locations and Dates

October 15-17, 2017         JW Marriott, Indianapolis IN                  

April 15-17, 2018    Marriott Waterside Tampa, Tampa FL

September 23-25, 2018 Hyatt Regency Minneapolis