The Future of Work

Members of unions affiliated to the BC Federation of Labour are invited to attend our annual regional conference. This year's conference is in beautiful Prince Rupert.

Registration is now closed. For inquiries about the conference please contact
Registration deadline: Friday, August 9, 2019 at 5:00 pm

Date: September 6-7, 2019
Location: Highliner Plaza Hotel and Conference Centre, 815 1st Ave W, Prince Rupert
Registration opens: 7:30 am
Conference starts: 9:00 am
Conference fee: $375

Conference theme: This year we are exploring the changing nature of our workplaces and envisioning the work of the future. Topics include taking action on reconciliation, automation, the evolving resource sector and the political landscape.

Special events: Discover the rich BC heritage on a tour of the Cannery Museum on Thursday evening. Join us for a reception on Friday evening and get to know conference participants from across BC. Learn about Prince Rupert's unique history on the Labour History Walking Tour on Saturday afternoon.

Travel: Please be advised that there are limited flight options out of Prince Rupert on Saturday evening. Please book accommodation accordingly.

Cancellation policy

Registrations cancelled prior to August 9 will be refunded subject to a $25 processing fee.
Registrations cancelled between August 9 and August 12 will be refunded at 50%.
Registrations cancelled after August 12 cannot be refunded.

Please respect our fragrance-free conference.