Skills for Strength – Digital Organising Convention

See below registration link for this year’s Skills for Strength Convention to be held via Zoom 13th March 1300 – 1630hrs.

As usual the event will be a fast-paced mix of world class speakers and local organising campaign case studies to inspire and equip members to build an even stronger workplace, branch and regional UNISON. 

This year the event is themed around digital organising. But you don’t need digital skills or experience to attend. Just an enthusiasm for building union power! The event is open to all UNISON NW members so please circulate and encourage attendance.  

March 13th  

1300 – 1320 Welcome & opening speeches Glen Williams (Chair) Opening Christina McAnea  Kevan Nelson 
1320 – 1330 Digital check-in activity Valery Alzaga 
1330 – 1430 Online to offline organising Bianka Nora  United4Respect   
1430 – 1445 Break out discussion Facilitated discussion groups 
1445 – 1500 Break  
1500 – 1540 UNISON remote organising case studies Scotland Region West Mids Region North West Region 
1540 – 1610 Digital organising during COVID-19 CJ Grimes – 
1610 – 1620 Digital check-out activity Valery Alzaga 
1620- 1630 NW Convenor closing speech Glen Williams