Local 562

Council 4 Annual Conference: April 1-3

Council 4's annual conference takes place April 1-3, 2011 at the Mystic Marriott Hotel & Spa in Groton, CT.

The conference will revolve around our Campaign for the Middle Class, and include a great array of speakers and workshops designed to give our members more tools to stand up for middle class values while fighting anti-government, anti-worker forces.

Highlight events include:

  • The Council 4 Member Recognition Dinner (April 1).
  • The Council 4 Civil Rights Luncheon (April 2).
  • The Council 4 Women's Committee Dinner & Game Night (April 2).
  • The Council 4 PEOPLE Breakfast  and PEOPLE Committee Elections. Special guest: Congressman Joe Courtney (April 3).

Headline speakers include:

  • Professor Teresa Ghilarducci, Professor of Economics at The New School and author of When I'm 64: The Plot Against Pensions and the Plan To Save Them.
  • Miles Rapoport, President of Demos and board member of The American Prospect.
  • Pat Glynn, AFSCME Area Field Service Director, will discuss the International Union’s Save the Middle Class Campaign.
  • Cathy German, AFSCME International Auditor and CPA will conduct a 2 part workshop on the International’s Financial Standards Code, highlighting critical sections.
  • Karen Gilgoff, Assistant Director of the AFSCME Retirees Division, will discuss threats to Social Security. 

Scroll down below to the Additional Resources section on this page for registration, hotel and other information.

Registration is $100. The hotel is $139 per night plus taxes. Be a part of our most ambitious conference yet. Scroll down for the resources you need to register. We hope to see you in Groton!


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